MLB Division Standings

2018 MLB Magic Numbers

AL East

AL East GR W L W% GB
BOS 0 108 54 .666
NYY 0 100 62 .617 8
TAM 0 90 72 .555 18
TOR 0 73 89 .450 35
BAL 0 47 115 .290 61

AL Central

AL Central GR W L W% GB
CLE 0 91 71 .561
MIN 0 78 84 .481 13
DET 0 64 98 .395 27
CWS 0 62 100 .382 29
KAN 0 58 104 .358 33

AL West

AL West GR W L W% GB
HOU 0 103 59 .635
OAK 0 97 65 .598 6
SEA 0 89 73 .549 14
LAA 0 80 82 .493 23
TEX 0 67 95 .413 36

NL East

NL East GR W L W% GB
ATL 0 90 72 .555
WAS 0 82 80 .506 8
PHI 0 80 82 .493 10
NYM 0 77 85 .475 13
MIA 1 63 98 .391 26.5

NL Central

NL Central GR W L W% GB
MIL -1 96 67 .589
CHC -1 95 68 .582 1
STL 0 88 74 .543 7.5
PIT 1 82 79 .509 13
CIN 0 67 95 .413 28.5

NL West

NL West GR W L W% GB
LAD -1 92 71 .564
COL -1 91 72 .558 1
ARI 0 82 80 .506 9.5
SFO 0 73 89 .450 18.5
SDG 0 66 96 .407 25.5

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: October 18, 2018 1:00am ET