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National League Losing Magic Numbers

How close is your team from being eliminated from winning a certain playoff spot? A Losing Magic Number is the number of games a team must lose to guarantee losing a given playoff spot. Click a team name to proceed to the team playoff picture page.

National League Losing Magic Numbers
Record Rcrd Games Behind Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team DivisionDiv W L GPi
Games Played
162 game season
DV WC 1*
First Round Bye
2*
First Round Bye
3**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7
Dodgers West 111 51 162 - - MW ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Braves East 101 61 162 - - X MW ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Cardinals CentralCntr 93 69 162 - - X X MW ^ ^ ^ ^
Mets East 101 61 162 - - X X X MW ^ ^ ^
Padres West 89 73 162 22 - X X X X MW ^ ^
Phillies East 87 75 162 14 - X X X X X MW ^
 
Brewers CentralCntr 86 76 162 7 1 X X X X X X MW
Giants West 81 81 162 30 6 X X X X X X MW
DiamondbacksD. Backs West 74 88 162 37 13 X X X X X X MW
Cubs CentralCntr 74 88 162 19 13 X X X X X X MW
Marlins East 69 93 162 32 18 X X X X X X MW
Rockies West 68 94 162 43 19 X X X X X X MW
Pirates CentralCntr 62 100 162 31 25 X X X X X X MW
Reds CentralCntr 62 100 162 31 25 X X X X X X MW
Nationals East 55 107 162 46 32 X X X X X X MW
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this spot
  • X means the team cannot win this spot
  • numeric indicates the number of games that must be lost to guarantee losing this spot
  • "MW" indicates the team Might Win the spot despite losing all of its remaining games
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs
  • **  denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs