St. Louis Cardinals Playoff Chances 2006

Lost to Milwaukee 3-5, playoff odds down 14.6 to 55.1%
83-78   .516

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

How we did yesterday and who we should root for today.   Explain

Saturday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Atlanta 4 Houston 5 -9.5
-0.3
St. Louis 3 Milwaukee 2 +8.9
+0.3
Pittsburgh 3 Cincinnati 0 +1.1
Arizona 1 San Diego 3 +0.2
Sunday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
St. Louis 3 Milwaukee 5 -11.3
-0.4
Florida 3 Phillies 2 +10.8
+0.2
Atlanta 3 Houston 1 +7.2
+0.2
Giants 3 Dodgers 4 +6.1
+0.1
Arizona 6 San Diego 7 +5.9
+0.1
Cubs 8 Colorado 5 +5.7
+0.1
Games Above .500
Chance Will Make Playoffs

Lottery

Ye of little faith, already thinking about next year. Here are the big games and what ifs for draft seeds.

Big Games

SaturdayNone
Sunday100.0*Lottery seed
St. Louis 3 Milwaukee 5 +0.7
Florida 3 Phillies 2 -0.5
Atlanta 3 Houston 1 -0.5
Giants 3 Dodgers 4 -0.3
Arizona 6 San Diego 7 -0.3
Cubs 8 Colorado 5 -0.3