MLB League Standings

2019 MLB Magic Numbers

American League

AL GR W L W% GB WCGB
NYY 31 84 47 .641 32 28 25 24 25 18 12 10 9 4
HOU 31 84 47 .641 32 28 25 24 25 18 12 10 9 4
MIN 33 78 51 .604 5 NC NC 31 30 31 24 18 16 15 10 6
CLE 32 76 54 .584 7.5 NC NC NC 32 33 26 20 18 17 12 8 2
TAM 31 76 55 .580 8 NC NC NC NC NC 26 20 18 17 12 8 2
OAK 34 74 54 .578 8.5 .5 NC NC NC 35 34 28 22 20 19 14 10 4
BOS 31 70 61 .534 14 6 NC NC NC NC NC NC 26 24 23 18 14 8 5 5
TEX 31 64 67 .488 20 12 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 30 29 24 20 14 11 11
LAA 30 63 69 .477 21.5 13.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 30 25 21 15 12 12
CWS 33 59 70 .457 24 16 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 29 25 19 16 16
SEA 32 55 75 .423 28.5 20.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 29 23 20 20
TOR 30 53 79 .401 31.5 23.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 25 22 22
KAN 32 45 85 .346 38.5 30.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 30 30
BAL 32 42 88 .323 41.5 33.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 33
DET 35 39 88 .307 43 35 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 36

National League

NL GR W L W% GB WCGB
LAD 31 86 45 .656 25 19 20 17 16 15 15 12 11 9 8 5 2
ATL 31 79 52 .603 7 NC 26 27 24 23 22 22 19 18 16 15 12 9 2
STL 34 70 58 .546 14.5 NC NC NC 33 32 31 31 28 27 25 24 21 18 11
WAS 33 72 57 .558 13 NC NC 33 31 30 29 29 26 25 23 22 19 16 9
CHC 33 69 60 .534 16 NC NC NC NC 33 32 32 29 28 26 25 22 19 12
PHI 34 67 61 .523 17.5 1.5 NC NC NC NC NC 34 34 31 30 28 27 24 21 14
NYM 33 67 62 .519 18 2 NC NC NC NC NC NC 34 31 30 28 27 24 21 14
MIL 33 67 62 .519 18 2 NC NC NC NC NC NC 34 31 30 28 27 24 21 14
SFO 33 64 65 .496 21 5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 33 31 30 27 24 17
ARI 32 64 66 .492 21.5 5.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 31 30 27 24 17
CIN 34 60 68 .468 24.5 8.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 34 31 28 21
SDG 34 59 69 .460 25.5 9.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 32 29 22
COL 32 58 72 .446 27.5 11.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 30 23
PIT 33 54 75 .418 31 15 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 27
MIA 34 46 82 .359 38.5 22.5 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: August 25, 2019 8:00am ET