Major League Baseball Playoff Chances 2014

Giants +7.9, Reds -6.6
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Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)

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Chance will make playoffsWin WSChance will finish regular season at seed
GW-LPCTGD%Change%Change123456789101112131415Avg.ChangeRPIStrength
Athletics273-46.613175100.0%35.2%+0.091206000000001.21.649Oakland Athletics
Dodgers69-52.5705899.3-0.011.3-0.15725115210000000001.7-0.037.553Los Angeles Dodgers
Nationals464-53.5478597.6-0.116.1-0.12936321111000000002.212.579Washington Nationals
Orioles368-50.5765696.9-0.09.2-0.0272210221000000002.42.550Baltimore Orioles
Angels369-49.5858596.9-0.06.1-0.0610771321000000004.03.573Los Angeles Angels
Brewers166-54.5503384.4-0.14.9+0.081927171484210000003.713.529Milwaukee Brewers
Pirates364-54.5421869.4-0.12.8+0.0411142119149521000004.6+0.0114.516Pittsburgh Pirates
Giants163-57.5252863.4+7.92.3+0.523233231710531000005.2+0.3316.526San Francisco Giants
Mariners264-55.5388762.0-0.33.5-0.000014482011521000005.5-0.0110.584Seattle Mariners
Royals364-54.5421859.5-0.52.6-0.0012361101712731000004.7-0.034.517Kansas City Royals
Tigers463-54.5383754.6-0.63.1-0.0010341101813842000005.0-0.045.532Detroit Tigers
Cardinals362-56.525-1144.0-0.51.0-0.0148131820151063100005.9+0.018.489St. Louis Cardinals
Reds259-60.4962619.5-6.60.7-0.30135101518181410510007.3-0.4017.525Cincinnati Reds
Blue Jays63-58.5211613.9-0.10.4-0.0022110192319158200007.3-0.036.514Toronto Blue Jays
Braves260-59.504-312.6-0.20.3-0.0012371217181713910007.9+0.0321.497Atlanta Braves
Indians260-59.5041010.3+1.60.4+0.1016031017242212410007.8+0.2011.509Cleveland Indians
Marlins259-60.496-315.1-0.10.1-0.0001136121620201731008.9+0.0323.472Miami Marlins
Yankees361-57.517-334.2-0.00.1-0.001103814192421720008.5-0.039.470New York Yankees
Padres356-62.475-122.6-0.10.0-0.000012471218242462109.5+0.0224.488San Diego Padres
Mets157-63.475-42.2-0.00.1-0.000001481218232661009.5+0.0319.496New York Mets
Rays258-61.48791.6-0.00.0-0.000001491522311241009.2-0.0315.508Tampa Bay Rays
White Sox57-64.471-600.0-0.00.0-0.0000000014113129212011.5-0.2822.450Chicago White Sox
Twins254-65.454-370.0+0.00.000000001282731283011.8+0.1718.468Minnesota Twins
Cubs351-67.432-460.0-0.00.000000000127332922712.8+0.0427.458Chicago Cubs
Red Sox254-65.454-550.0+0.00.000000000151730396012.2+0.1820.450Boston Red Sox
Phillies153-67.442-750.0-0.00.000000000025283125812.9+0.0428.434Philadelphia Phillies
Diamondbacks251-68.429-840.00.0000000000131927321813.4-0.1129.428Arizona Diamondbacks
Rockies246-73.387-760.00.00000000000039206714.5+0.0230.440Colorado Rockies
Astros50-71.413-920.00.0000000000028652514.1-0.1225.422Houston Astros
Rangers247-72.395-1220.0No0000000001247414.7+0.0326.399Texas Rangers

We use the real MLB tiebreakers.
Adam updates the scores (email errors to adamv at mad dot scientist dot com).

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Sunday
Mariners 0 Athletics 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Athletics+3.9
+0.6
Mariners-3.6
-0.7
Angels 14 Mets 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Athletics-0.3
Nationals+0.2
Angels+2.2
+0.2
Pirates+0.2
Giants+0.2
Mariners-0.3
Tigers*-0.2
Braves+0.2
Marlins+0.2
Mets-1.8
Twins-0.2
Phillies+0.2
Rockies+0.2
Rangers-0.2
Orioles 3 Blue Jays 11
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Orioles-3.1
-0.3
Blue Jays+3.2
+0.3
Reds 12 Rays 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Athletics+0.2
Orioles+0.3
Brewers-0.2
Pirates-0.2
Mariners*+0.2
Tigers+0.2
Reds+1.2
Blue Jays+0.4
Yankees+0.3
Rays-2.6
-0.3
Twins*+0.2
Red Sox+0.3
Padres 5 Tigers 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Athletics+0.2
Angels+0.2
Giants-0.2
Mariners+0.2
Royals+0.2
Tigers-2.6
-0.3
Indians+0.3
Padres+1.3
White Sox+0.3
Twins+0.4
Rockies-0.2
Braves 10 Nationals 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Nationals-2.9
-0.4
Braves+2.9
+0.4
Diamondbacks 6 Dodgers 8
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Dodgers+3.2
+0.4
Pirates-0.2
Giants-0.5
Cardinals-0.2
Padres-0.2
Mets-0.2
Diamondbacks-0.8
Rockies-0.4
Giants 5 Rockies 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Giants+2.8
+0.3
Rockies-2.6
-0.3
White Sox 4 Indians 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Indians-2.5
-0.2
White Sox+2.6
+0.3
Brewers 4 Pirates 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Brewers+1.9
+0.4
Pirates-2.5
-0.3
Yankees 3 Red Sox 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Yankees+2.3
+0.2
Red Sox-2.0
-0.2
Phillies 4 Marlins 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Marlins-2.2
-0.2
Phillies+2.0
+0.2
Twins 4 Royals 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Royals-1.4
Indians-0.2
Twins+2.3
+0.3
Cardinals 6 Cubs 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Cardinals+2.3
+0.2
Cubs-1.7
Rangers 1 Astros 0
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Astros-1.2
Rangers+1.7
Monday
Angels 2 Athletics 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Athletics+3.7
+0.6
Angels-3.7
-0.5
Brewers 0 Cardinals 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Brewers-2.6
-0.6
Giants-0.2
Cardinals+3.5
+0.4
Marlins-0.2
Marlins 2 Nationals 9
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Nationals+3.7
+0.4
Braves-0.2
Marlins-2.8
-0.3
Phillies 6 Braves 9
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Braves+3.5
+0.5
Phillies-2.8
-0.2
Rangers 1 Mariners 7
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Athletics-0.2
Mariners+3.4
+0.5
Rangers-2.5
-0.2
Reds 7 Pirates 8
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Pirates+3.1
+0.2
Reds-2.5
-0.2
Orioles 7 Rays 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Orioles+2.0
+0.2
Rays-2.7
-0.3
Padres 5 Rockies 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Padres+1.7
Rockies-2.4
-0.2
Diamondbacks 3 Mets 7
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Nationals-0.2
Braves-0.2
Mets+1.7
Diamondbacks-0.6

* A starred outcome could have no effect or just a really small effect. The simulation did not run long enough to know.

Thank you Adam Veenendaal for adding this league.