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American League Winning Magic Numbers

How close is your team to clinching a certain playoff spot? A Winning Magic Number is the number of consecutive upcoming games a team must win to guarantee winning a given playoff spot. Note that this definition is slightly different than the one traditionally used with MLB. 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 108 54 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Astros West 103 59 X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^
Indians CentralCntr 91 71 X X 0 ^ ^ ^
Yankees East 100 62 X X X 0 ^ ^
Athletics West 97 65 X X X X 0 ^
 
Rays East 90 72 X X X X X 0
Mariners West 89 73 X X X X X 0
Angels West 80 82 X X X X X 0
Twins CentralCntr 78 84 X X X X X 0
Blue Jays East 73 89 X X X X X 0
Rangers West 67 95 X X X X X 0
Tigers CentralCntr 64 98 X X X X X 0
White Sox CentralCntr 62 100 X X X X X 0
Royals CentralCntr 58 104 X X X X X 0
Orioles East 47 115 X X X X X 0
  • 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 won to guarantee winning this spot
  • "DNCD" indicates the team Does Not Control its Destiny for this playoff spot and thus, even after winning all remaining games, needs help from other teams to win
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs