There have been many surprises through the first two months of the 2011 Major League Baseball season, says columnist Mike Bauman.

Manager Manny Acta has guided the Cleveland Indians to a surprising start

The Indians and Diamondbacks are certainly the biggest surprises, so far. Both lead their respective divisions, despite being picked near the bottom, before the season, by the prognosticators.

The Indians have one of the top defenses in baseball, while Arizona has gotten better due to their much-improved bullpen.