MLB League Standings

2024 Major League Baseball Magic Numbers

American League

AL GP/R W L W% GB WCGB
CLE 95/67 58 37 .610   67 59 65 63 63 60 59 57 55 55 53 50 44 34
BAL 96/66 58 38 .604 .5 [68]   59 65 63 63 60 59 57 55 55 53 50 44 34
SEA 98/64 52 46 .530 7.5 2.5 [74] [73]   [71] [69] [69] [66] 65 63 61 61 59 56 50 40
NYY 98/64 58 40 .591 1.5 [68] [67] 59   63 63 60 59 57 55 55 53 50 44 34
MIN 96/66 54 42 .562 4.5 [72] [71] 63 [69]   67 64 63 61 59 59 57 54 48 38
BOS 95/67 53 42 .557 5 [73] [72] 64 [70] 68   65 64 62 60 60 58 55 49 39
KAN 97/65 52 45 .536 7 2 [74] [73] 65 [71] [69] [69]   65 63 61 61 59 56 50 40
HOU 96/66 50 46 .520 8.5 3.5 [76] [75] 67 [73] [71] [71] [68]   65 63 63 61 58 52 42
TAM 96/66 48 48 .500 10.5 5.5 [78] [77] [69] [75] [73] [73] [70] [69]   65 65 63 60 54 44
DET 97/65 47 50 .484 12 7 [79] [78] [70] [76] [74] [74] [71] [70] [68]   66 64 61 55 45
TEX 96/66 46 50 .479 12.5 7.5 [80] [79] [71] [77] [75] [75] [72] [71] [69] 67   65 62 56 46
TOR 96/66 44 52 .458 14.5 9.5 [82] [81] [73] [79] [77] [77] [74] [73] [71] [69] [69]   64 58 48
LAA 96/66 41 55 .427 17.5 12.5 [85] [84] [76] [82] [80] [80] [77] [76] [74] [72] [72] [70]   61 51
OAK 98/64 37 61 .377 22.5 17.5 [89] [88] [80] [86] [84] [84] [81] [80] [78] [76] [76] [74] [71]   55
CWS 98/64 27 71 .275 32.5 27.5 [99] [98] [90] [96] [94] [94] [91] [90] [88] [86] [86] [84] [81] [75]  

National League

NL GP/R W L W% GB WCGB
PHI 96/66 62 34 .645   60 59 59 55 55 53 52 53 51 51 50 48 38 38
LAD 97/65 56 41 .577 6.5 [73]   65 65 61 61 59 58 59 57 57 56 54 44 44
MIL 97/65 55 42 .567 7.5 [74] [67]   66 62 62 60 59 60 58 58 57 55 45 45
ATL 95/67 53 42 .557 8.5 [76] [69] 68   64 64 62 61 62 60 60 59 57 47 47
STL 96/66 50 46 .520 12 [79] [72] [71] [71]   67 65 64 65 63 63 62 60 50 50
NYM 95/67 49 46 .515 12.5 [80] [73] [72] [72] 68   66 65 66 64 64 63 61 51 51
ARI 97/65 49 48 .505 13.5 1 [80] [73] [72] [72] [68] [68]   65 66 64 64 63 61 51 51
SDG 99/63 50 49 .505 13.5 1 [79] [72] [71] [71] [67] [67] [65]   [65] 63 63 62 60 50 50
PIT 96/66 48 48 .500 14 1.5 [81] [74] [73] [73] [69] [69] 67 66   65 65 64 62 52 52
SFO 97/65 47 50 .484 15.5 3 [82] [75] [74] [74] [70] [70] [68] [67] [68]   66 65 63 53 53
CIN 97/65 47 50 .484 15.5 3 [82] [75] [74] [74] [70] [70] [68] [67] [68] 66   65 63 53 53
CHC 98/64 47 51 .479 16 3.5 [82] [75] [74] [74] [70] [70] [68] [67] [68] [66] [66]   63 53 53
WAS 97/65 44 53 .453 18.5 6 [85] [78] [77] [77] [73] [73] [71] [70] [71] [69] [69] [68]   56 56
COL 97/65 34 63 .350 28.5 16 [95] [88] [87] [87] [83] [83] [81] [80] [81] [79] [79] [78] [76]   66
MIA 96/66 33 63 .343 29 16.5 [96] [89] [88] [88] [84] [84] [82] [81] [82] [80] [80] [79] [77] 67  

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 19, 2024 12:00am GMT