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MLB - Week 26 of 28

American League Losing Magic Numbers

How close is your team from being eliminated from winning a certain playoff spot? A Losing Magic Number is the number of consecutive upcoming games a team must lose to guarantee losing a given playoff spot. Click a team name to proceed to the team playoff picture page.

American League Playoff Standings
Record Rcrd Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team Division Div W L 1* 2* 3* 4 5 6
Red Sox East 103 47 MW MW X MW ^ ^
Astros West 94 56 4 MW MW MW MW MW
Indians CentralCntr 83 66 X 3 MW ^ ^ ^
Yankees East 91 58 1 1 X MW MW MW
Athletics West 90 60 X 9 9 12 MW MW
 
Rays East 83 66 X X X 6 7 MW
Mariners West 83 67 X 1 1 5 6 MW
Angels West 74 76 X X X X X MW
Twins CentralCntr 69 81 X X X X X MW
Blue Jays East 68 82 X X X X X MW
Rangers West 64 86 X X X X X MW
Tigers CentralCntr 61 89 X X X X X MW
White Sox CentralCntr 59 90 X X X X X MW
Royals CentralCntr 52 98 X X X X X MW
Orioles East 43 107 X X X X X MW
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • numeric indicates the number of consecutive upcoming games that must be lost to guarantee losing this spot
  • "MW" indicates the team Might Win the playoff spot despite losing all of its remaining games
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs