MLB Division Standings

2024 Major League Baseball Magic Numbers

American League East

AL East GP/R W L W% GB
BAL 96/66 58 38 .604   65 63 57 53
NYY 98/64 58 40 .591 1 [67]   63 57 53
BOS 95/67 53 42 .557 4.5 [72] [70]   62 58
TAM 96/66 48 48 .500 10 [77] [75] [73]   63
TOR 96/66 44 52 .458 14 [81] [79] [77] [71]  

American League Central

AL Central GP/R W L W% GB
CLE 95/67 58 37 .610   63 60 55 34
MIN 96/66 54 42 .562 4.5 [72]   64 59 38
KAN 97/65 52 45 .536 7 [74] [69]   61 40
DET 97/65 47 50 .484 12 [79] [74] [71]   45
CWS 98/64 27 71 .275 32.5 [99] [94] [91] [86]  

American League West

AL West GP/R W L W% GB
SEA 98/64 52 46 .530   65 61 56 50
HOU 96/66 50 46 .520 1 67   63 58 52
TEX 96/66 46 50 .479 5 [71] [71]   62 56
LAA 96/66 41 55 .427 10 [76] [76] [72]   61
OAK 98/64 37 61 .377 15 [80] [80] [76] [71]  

National League East

NL East GP/R W L W% GB
PHI 96/66 62 34 .645   59 55 48 38
ATL 95/67 53 42 .557 8.5 [76]   64 57 47
NYM 95/67 49 46 .515 12.5 [80] [72]   61 51
WAS 97/65 44 53 .453 18.5 [85] [77] [73]   56
MIA 96/66 33 63 .343 29 [96] [88] [84] [77]  

National League Central

NL Central GP/R W L W% GB
MIL 97/65 55 42 .567   62 60 58 57
STL 96/66 50 46 .520 4.5 [71]   65 63 62
PIT 96/66 48 48 .500 6.5 [73] [69]   65 64
CIN 97/65 47 50 .484 8 [74] [70] [68]   65
CHC 98/64 47 51 .479 8.5 [74] [70] [68] [66]  

National League West

NL West GP/R W L W% GB
LAD 97/65 56 41 .577   59 58 57 44
ARI 97/65 49 48 .505 7 [73]   65 64 51
SDG 99/63 50 49 .505 7 [72] [65]   63 50
SFO 97/65 47 50 .484 9 [75] [68] [67]   53
COL 97/65 34 63 .350 22 [88] [81] [80] [79]  

Six teams from each league qualify for the playoffs:

  • The three division winners, who are ranked 1-3 regardless of their records
  • The next three best teams by record, regardless of division

The top two seeded division winners in each league earn a first-round bye.

Clinched division
Clinched wild-card berth
Eliminated from the playoffs

Any tie for any position

  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 overall record in inter-division games.
  4. The team with the best record in the final 81 games of the season, ignoring inter-league play.
  5. The team with the best record in the final 82 games of the season, extending backward until the tie is broken.

Tiebreaking procedures from mlb.com

Updated: July 18, 2024 11:00pm GMT