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MLB - Week 8 of 27

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
Brewers CentralCntr 28 18 112 109 106 102 98 0
Braves East 27 17 117 112 112 106 101 0
DiamondbacksD. Backs West 25 20 117 114 108 105 101 0
Phillies East 26 17 115 113 113 106 101 0
Pirates CentralCntr 26 19 117 111 106 106 100 0
 
Rockies West 25 21 DNCD 116 105 105 102 0
Cardinals CentralCntr 24 19 119 114 111 108 103 0
Cubs CentralCntr 24 19 DNCD 118 110 108 102 0
Nationals East 24 20 118 115 109 107 102 0
Giants West 23 24 DNCD DNCD 108 107 103 0
Mets East 22 19 121 116 114 109 105 0
Dodgers West 19 26 DNCD DNCD 117 113 108 0
Padres West 19 28 DNCD DNCD 115 113 108 0
Marlins East 17 28 DNCD DNCD 116 115 109 0
Reds CentralCntr 16 31 DNCD DNCD 115 115 110 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