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MLB - Week 8 of 27

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 31 15 110 109 109 102 96 0
Astros West 29 18 DNCD 108 103 103 97 0
Indians CentralCntr 22 22 DNCD DNCD 105 105 104 0
Yankees East 29 13 113 109 109 103 97 0
Mariners West 26 19 117 113 106 105 99 0
 
Angels West 25 21 DNCD 113 108 108 102 0
Athletics West 24 22 DNCD 111 110 109 104 0
Rays East 22 22 117 117 117 108 105 0
Blue Jays East 22 24 DNCD 116 116 110 105 0
Tigers CentralCntr 20 25 DNCD DNCD 109 109 106 0
Twins CentralCntr 18 23 DNCD DNCD 107 107 107 0
Rangers West 18 29 DNCD DNCD DNCD 114 109 0
Royals CentralCntr 14 31 DNCD DNCD 115 115 113 0
Orioles East 14 31 DNCD DNCD DNCD 117 113 0
White Sox CentralCntr 12 30 DNCD DNCD 117 117 114 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