Wide open second half looming

Updated: July 16, 2010, 4:46 PM ET
By Karl Ravech | ESPN

So Cliff Lee is now a Texas Ranger. Which means the Rangers are now in the same class as the Yankees, Red Sox, Rays, Tigers, Rockies, Phillies, Mets, Cardinals, Marlins and Giants.

What all these teams have in common is each has at least one ace in CC Sabathia, Jon Lester, Justin Verlander, Ubaldo Jimenez, Johan Santana, Chris Carpenter and Adam Wainwright, and Josh Johnson and Tim Lincecum. In baseball, aces don't guarantee wild-card berths, let alone division titles, especially when ...

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