MLB League Standings

2016 MLB Magic Numbers

American League

AL W L W% GB WCGB
BAL 26 16 .619 119 118 120 117 117 116 115 115 113 115 113 111 109 104
SEA 26 18 .590 1 NC 118 NC 117 117 116 115 115 113 115 113 111 109 104
CWS 27 19 .587 1 NC NC NC 116 116 115 114 114 112 114 112 110 108 103
BOS 27 17 .613 NC 118 117 116 116 115 114 114 112 114 112 110 108 103
TEX 25 20 .555 2.5 NC NC NC NC 118 117 116 116 114 116 114 112 110 105
CLE 23 20 .534 3.5 1 NC NC NC NC 120 119 118 118 116 118 116 114 112 107
KC 23 21 .522 4 1.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC 118 118 116 118 116 114 112 107
DET 22 22 .500 5 2.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 119 117 119 117 115 113 108
NYY 21 22 .488 5.5 3 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 120 118 120 118 116 114 109
TOR 22 24 .478 6 3.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 117 115 113 108
TB 20 22 .476 6 3.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 121 121 119 119 117 115 110
LAA 21 24 .466 6.5 4 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 118 NC 116 114 109
OAK 20 26 .434 8 5.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 115 110
HOU 17 28 .377 10.5 8 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 113
MIN 11 33 .250 16 13.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC

National League

NL W L W% GB WCGB
CHC 29 14 .674 116 115 116 115 114 113 113 111 112 109 107 108 104 103
WSH 27 18 .600 3 NC 117 118 117 116 115 115 113 114 111 109 110 106 105
SF 28 19 .595 3 NC NC NC 116 115 114 114 112 113 110 108 109 105 104
NYM 26 18 .590 3.5 NC 119 118 118 117 116 116 114 115 112 110 111 107 106
PIT 24 19 .558 5 NC NC 120 NC 119 118 118 116 117 114 112 113 109 108
PHI 25 20 .555 5 NC NC NC NC NC 117 117 115 116 113 111 112 108 107
STL 24 21 .533 6 1 NC NC NC NC NC NC 118 116 117 114 112 113 109 108
MIA 23 21 .522 6.5 1.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC 119 117 118 115 113 114 110 109
LAD 23 23 .500 7.5 2.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 115 113 114 110 109
COL 21 22 .488 8 3 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 119 117 115 116 112 111
ARI 21 25 .456 9.5 4.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 115 116 112 111
SD 19 27 .413 11.5 6.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 114 113
MIL 18 26 .409 11.5 6.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 118 115 114
CIN 15 30 .333 15 10 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 117
ATL 12 31 .279 17 12 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC

Two-way tie for the division or wildcard

  1. A one game tie-breaker is played between the two teams, winner take all.

Two-way tie between division winners

  1. The team with the best record in head to head play.
  2. The team with the best overall record in intra-division games.
  3. The team with the best record in the final 81 games of the season, ignoring inter-league play.
  4. The team with the best record in the final 82 games of the season, extending backward until the tie is broken.

Three-way tie for the division or wildcard

  1. The team with the best intra-division record is determined as Team C. If intra-division records are tied, refer to above tie-breakers to determine team C.
  2. The other two teams, A and B, play one game.
  3. The winner of this game plays team C in one game.
  4. The winner of this second game is the winner of the tie-breaker.

Tiebreaking prodecures from MLB.com

Updated: May 24, 2016 3:00am ET