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Mon Aug 21 3:30 am

MLB - Week 21 of 27

National 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.

National League Playoff Standings
Record Rcrd Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team Division Div W L 1* 2* 3* 4 5 6
Dodgers West 87 35 MW MW MW MW MW MW
Nationals East 74 48 26 38 MW MW MW MW
Cubs CentralCntr 66 57 19 29 30 33 34 MW
Rockies West 68 56 18 18 18 33 36 MW
DiamondbacksD. Backs West 67 57 15 15 15 31 35 MW
 
Brewers CentralCntr 65 60 13 25 27 30 32 MW
Cardinals CentralCntr 63 61 15 25 26 28 30 MW
Marlins East 60 62 14 21 21 28 29 MW
Pirates CentralCntr 60 64 8 22 22 25 27 MW
Braves East 55 67 9 18 21 22 25 MW
Padres West 55 69 7 7 7 20 21 MW
Mets East 54 68 8 17 18 21 22 MW
Reds CentralCntr 53 72 4 13 14 17 19 MW
Giants West 50 76 X X X 13 14 MW
Phillies East 45 77 X 8 12 12 14 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