MLB Division Standings

2016 MLB Magic Numbers

AL East

AL East GR W L W% GB
NYY 118 27 17 .613 116 115 111 110
BAL 117 25 20 .555 2.5 NC 117 113 112
BOS 117 24 21 .533 3.5 NC NC 114 113
TB 113 24 25 .489 5.5 NC NC NC 113
TOR 115 21 26 .446 7.5 NC NC NC NC

AL Central

AL Central GR W L W% GB
MIN 119 25 18 .581 117 115 113 111
CLE 117 24 21 .533 2 NC 116 114 112
DET 117 22 23 .488 4 NC NC 116 114
CWS 117 20 25 .444 6 NC NC NC 116
KC 116 19 27 .413 7.5 NC NC NC NC

AL West

AL West GR W L W% GB
HOU 115 31 16 .659 109 108 107 105
TEX 115 24 23 .510 7 NC 115 114 112
LAA 113 25 24 .510 7 NC NC 113 111
OAK 116 21 25 .456 9.5 NC NC NC 115
SEA 115 20 27 .425 11 NC NC NC NC

NL East

NL East GR W L W% GB
WSH 117 28 17 .622 111 110 106 106
ATL 118 20 24 .454 7.5 NC 118 114 114
NYM 118 19 25 .431 8.5 NC NC 115 115
MIA 117 16 29 .355 12 NC NC NC 118
PHI 118 15 29 .340 12.5 NC NC NC 119

NL Central

NL Central GR W L W% GB
MIL 116 25 21 .543 NC 117 114 112
STL 119 23 20 .534 .5 119 119 116 114
CHC 117 24 21 .533 .5 118 NC 115 113
CIN 116 22 24 .478 3 NC NC NC 115
PIT 115 21 26 .446 4.5 NC NC NC NC

NL West

NL West GR W L W% GB
COL 114 31 17 .645 113 112 104 101
ARI 114 29 19 .604 2 NC 114 106 103
LAD 115 27 20 .574 3.5 NC NC 108 105
SF 114 20 28 .416 11 NC NC NC 112
SD 114 17 31 .354 14 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 25, 2017 6:00am ET