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Sat Apr 20 4:45 pm

MLB - Week 5 of 28

Nationals Most Important Games

The Most Important Games for the Nationals are those games in the upcoming week whose outcome most changes the Nationals final playoff standings. The Importance Factor provides a relative importance between games. Nationals fans can use this table to identify the most interesting games in the upcoming week of play.

Nationals Most Important Series
Game Importance
Factor
(0‑∼100)
Remaining
Games Winner
Nationals Resultant Playoff Probabilities
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
Nationals
(8‑11)

vs
Astros
(7‑14)

2 Games Remaining
6 Nationals Sweeps 2 Games 2% 4% 4% 6% 7% 8% 70%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Astros Sweeps 2 Games 1% 3% 4% 5% 7% 7% 73%
Rangers
(11‑10)

vs
Braves
(13‑5)

2 Games Remaining
2 Rangers Sweeps 2 Games 2% 4% 4% 6% 7% 8% 70%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Braves Sweeps 2 Games 2% 3% 3% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Dodgers
(12‑10)

vs
Mets
(11‑8)

2 Games Remaining
1 Dodgers Sweeps 2 Games 1% 4% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Mets Sweeps 2 Games 2% 3% 3% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Red Sox
(11‑10)

vs
Pirates
(11‑9)

2 Games Remaining
1 Red Sox Sweeps 2 Games 2% 4% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Pirates Sweeps 2 Games 1% 3% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
White Sox
(3‑16)

vs
Phillies
(12‑8)

2 Games Remaining
1 White Sox Sweeps 2 Games 2% 4% 4% 5% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Phillies Sweeps 2 Games 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Cubs
(12‑7)

vs
Marlins
(4‑16)

3 Games Remaining
0 Cubs Sweeps 3 Games 1% 4% 4% 5% 7% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Marlins Sweeps 3 Games 2% 3% 4% 5% 7% 7% 71%
Blue Jays
(11‑9)

vs
Padres
(11‑11)

2 Games Remaining
0 Blue Jays Sweeps 2 Games 1% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Padres Sweeps 2 Games 1% 3% 4% 5% 7% 8% 71%
Angels
(9‑11)

vs
Reds
(10‑9)

2 Games Remaining
0 Angels Sweeps 2 Games 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Reds Sweeps 2 Games 2% 4% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Cardinals
(9‑11)

vs
Brewers
(12‑6)

2 Games Remaining
0 Cardinals Sweeps 2 Games 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Brewers Sweeps 2 Games 2% 4% 3% 5% 7% 8% 71%
Rockies
(4‑15)

vs
Mariners
(9‑10)

3 Games Remaining
0 Rockies Sweeps 3 Games 2% 4% 4% 6% 8% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Mariners Sweeps 3 Games 1% 3% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Giants
(9‑12)

vs
DiamondbacksD. Backs
(10‑11)

2 Games Remaining
0 Giants Sweeps 2 Games 1% 3% 4% 6% 8% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
DiamondbacksD. Backs Sweeps 2 Games 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%


Nationals Most Important Games
Game Importance
Factor
(0‑∼100)
Game
Winner
Nationals Resultant Playoff Probabilities
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
Nationals
(8‑11)

vs
Astros
(7‑14)
3 Nationals Wins 1% 4% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Astros Wins 1% 3% 4% 5% 7% 7% 72%
Dodgers
(12‑10)

vs
Mets
(11‑8)
1 Dodgers Wins 2% 4% 4% 6% 7% 8% 70%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Mets Wins 2% 4% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Pirates
(11‑9)

vs
Red Sox
(11‑10)
1 Pirates Wins 1% 4% 4% 5% 7% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Red Sox Wins 2% 3% 3% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Rangers
(11‑10)

vs
Braves
(13‑5)
1 Rangers Wins 1% 4% 4% 5% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Braves Wins 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Phillies
(12‑8)

vs
White Sox
(3‑16)
1 Phillies Wins 2% 4% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
White Sox Wins 2% 4% 4% 5% 7% 7% 71%
Mariners
(9‑10)

vs
Rockies
(4‑15)
1 Mariners Wins 2% 4% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Rockies Wins 1% 3% 4% 5% 7% 7% 71%
Brewers
(12‑6)

vs
Cardinals
(9‑11)
1 Brewers Wins 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Cardinals Wins 1% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Padres
(11‑11)

vs
Blue Jays
(11‑9)
0 Padres Wins 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Blue Jays Wins 2% 3% 3% 5% 7% 7% 72%
Marlins
(4‑16)

vs
Cubs
(12‑7)
0 Marlins Wins 1% 3% 4% 6% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Cubs Wins 2% 3% 4% 5% 7% 7% 71%
DiamondbacksD. Backs
(10‑11)

vs
Giants
(9‑12)
0 DiamondbacksD. Backs Wins 2% 3% 4% 5% 7% 8% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Giants Wins 1% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Angels
(9‑11)

vs
Reds
(10‑9)
0 Angels Wins 1% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Current Probabilities 2% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
Reds Wins 1% 3% 4% 6% 7% 7% 71%
  • 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
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs
  • **  denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs