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MLB - Week 26 of 27

Cardinals What If?

The Cardinals What If table presents playoff probabilities depended upon how the Cardinals play future games. These games include either the next game, games of the current series, or all remaining games. Other unplayed future games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Cardinals What If?

Next Game - Pirates (59‑99)

  Resultant Record Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  W L 1*
First Round Bye
2*
First Round Bye
3**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7
Win Next Game 93 66 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Current Standings 92 66 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Lose Next Game 92 67 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^


Current Series - Pirates (59‑99) - 1 Remaining Game

  Resultant Record Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  W L 1*
First Round Bye
2*
First Round Bye
3**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7
Cardinals Sweeps 93 66 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Current Standings 92 66 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Pirates Sweeps 92 67 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^


Best/Worst Case Scenarios

  Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  1*
First Round Bye
2*
First Round Bye
3**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7
Current Standings X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Best Case Scenario
None
Worst Case Scenario
None
  • Notes
  • Only games from the current week are considered for inclusion into the scenarios
  • Only those games that meaningfully affect the playoff probabilities are included in the scenarios - maximum of three


Remaining Games

Remaining Games
Won
Winning Percentage of
Remaining Games
Resultant Record Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
W L 1*
First Round Bye
2*
First Round Bye
3**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7
4 of 4 100% 96 66 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
3 of 4 75% 95 67 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
2 of 4 50% 94 68 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
1 of 4 25% 93 69 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
0 of 4 0% 92 70 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • Table Sorting Method
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs
  • **  denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs