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Sat Sep 22 3:00 am

MLB - Week 26 of 28

National 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.

National League Playoff Standings
Record Rcrd Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team Division Div W L 1* 2* 3* 4 5 6
Cubs CentralCntr 89 64 8 8 8 5 4 0
Braves East 86 68 DNCD 8 1 X 1 0
Dodgers West 85 69 DNCD DNCD 8 8 8 0
Brewers CentralCntr 88 66 DNCD DNCD DNCD 5 4 0
Cardinals CentralCntr 85 69 DNCD DNCD DNCD 8 8 0
 
Rockies West 83 70 DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
DiamondbacksD. Backs West 79 75 X DNCD DNCD X DNCD 0
Phillies East 78 75 X DNCD DNCD X DNCD 0
Pirates CentralCntr 77 75 X X X X DNCD 0
Nationals East 77 77 X X X X DNCD 0
Mets East 72 82 X X X X X 0
Giants West 72 82 X X X X X 0
Reds CentralCntr 66 89 X X X X X 0
Padres West 62 92 X X X X X 0
Marlins East 60 93 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