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MLB - Week 21 of 27

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
Astros West 76 48 34 36 36 MW MW MW
Red Sox East 71 52 29 32 33 36 37 MW
Indians CentralCntr 68 54 28 30 36 36 36 MW
Yankees East 66 57 24 27 29 31 31 MW
Angels West 64 60 22 22 22 28 29 MW
 
Twins CentralCntr 63 59 23 25 31 31 31 MW
Mariners West 63 62 20 22 22 26 27 MW
Royals CentralCntr 62 61 20 23 27 27 29 MW
Rangers West 61 62 20 21 21 26 27 MW
Rays East 61 65 17 19 21 23 25 MW
Orioles East 60 64 17 20 22 24 25 MW
Blue Jays East 59 65 17 19 20 23 24 MW
Tigers CentralCntr 54 69 13 15 21 21 21 MW
Athletics West 54 70 11 12 12 17 19 MW
White Sox CentralCntr 47 74 7 10 14 14 15 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