MLB League Standings

2018 MLB Magic Numbers

American League

AL GR W L W% GB WCGB
BOS 145 15 2 .882 143 143 143 141 141 141 140 138 139 135 135 135 137 135
LAA 144 13 5 .722 2.5 NC 145 145 143 143 143 142 140 141 137 137 137 139 137
MIN 149 8 5 .615 5 1 NC 150 150 148 148 148 147 145 146 142 142 142 144 142
TOR 145 12 5 .705 3 NC 146 146 144 144 144 143 141 142 138 138 138 140 138
HOU 143 12 7 .631 4 NC NC NC NC 144 144 143 141 142 138 138 138 140 138
SEA 146 9 7 .562 5.5 1.5 NC NC NC NC 147 147 146 144 145 141 141 141 143 141
CLE 146 9 7 .562 5.5 1.5 NC NC NC NC 147 147 146 144 145 141 141 141 143 141
NYY 146 8 8 .500 6.5 2.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 145 146 142 142 142 144 142
OAK 143 9 10 .473 7 3 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 141 141 141 143 141
DET 147 6 9 .400 8 4 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 147 144 144 144 146 144
TEX 142 7 13 .350 9.5 5.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 143 143 NC 143
CWS 147 4 11 .266 10 6 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 146 146 146 146
TB 144 5 13 .277 10.5 6.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 145 145 NC 145
BAL 144 5 13 .277 10.5 6.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 145 145 NC 145
KC 146 3 13 .187 11.5 7.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 147 147 147 NC

National League

NL GR W L W% GB WCGB
NYM 145 13 4 .764 145 144 143 143 143 141 141 140 141 142 140 137 138 135
ARI 145 12 5 .705 1 NC 145 144 144 144 142 142 141 142 143 141 138 139 136
PIT 144 12 6 .666 1.5 NC NC 144 144 144 142 142 141 142 143 141 138 139 136
STL 145 10 7 .588 3 NC NC NC 146 146 144 144 143 144 145 143 140 141 138
PHI 145 10 7 .588 3 NC NC NC 146 146 144 144 143 144 145 143 140 141 138
ATL 145 10 7 .588 3 NC NC NC 146 146 144 144 143 144 145 143 140 141 138
COL 142 11 9 .550 3.5 .5 NC NC NC NC NC NC 143 142 143 NC 142 139 140 137
MIL 143 10 9 .526 4 1 NC NC NC NC NC NC 144 143 144 NC 143 140 141 138
WSH 143 9 10 .473 5 2 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 144 141 142 139
LAD 145 8 9 .470 5 2 NC NC NC NC NC NC 146 146 145 NC 145 142 143 140
CHC 147 7 8 .466 5 2 NC NC NC NC NC NC 147 147 146 147 146 143 144 141
SF 145 7 10 .411 6 3 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 146 NC NC 143 144 141
SD 142 7 13 .350 7.5 4.5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 141
MIA 145 5 12 .294 8 5 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 145 143
CIN 144 3 15 .166 10.5 7.5 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: April 19, 2018 1:00pm ET