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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
Brewers CentralCntr 31 23 54 - - 74 84 93 93 93 93 MW
Cubs CentralCntr 28 27 55 ½ 70 80 89 89 89 89 MW
Cardinals CentralCntr 26 27 53 70 80 89 89 89 89 MW
Pirates CentralCntr 25 29 54 6 3 68 78 87 87 87 87 MW
Reds CentralCntr 24 31 55 66 76 85 85 85 85 MW
 
Phillies East 38 18 56 - - 79 90 98 98 98 98 MW
Braves East 31 21 52 5 - 76 87 95 95 95 95 MW
Nationals East 24 29 53 12½ 68 79 87 87 87 87 MW
Mets East 22 32 54 15 6 65 76 84 84 84 84 MW
Marlins East 19 37 56 19 10 60 71 79 79 79 79 MW
 
Dodgers West 35 22 57 - - 75 86 97 97 97 97 MW
Padres West 30 28 58 - 69 80 91 91 91 91 MW
Giants West 29 27 56 - 70 81 92 92 92 92 MW
DiamondbacksD. Backs West 25 29 54 3 68 79 90 90 90 90 MW
Rockies West 19 35 54 14½ 9 62 73 84 84 84 84 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