American League Playoff Chances

Athletics +9.5, Mariners -9.5
Games Above .500  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)

Explain

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Chance will make playoffsWin WSChance will finish regular season at seed
9/28GW-LPCTGD%Change%Change123456789101112131415Avg.ChangeRPIStrength
AngelsLMariners 1-4198-64.605143In19.7%-0.91001.01.602Los Angeles Angels
OriolesWBlue Jays 1-0196-66.593112In15.4-0.11002.02.584Baltimore Orioles
TigersWTwins 3-0190-72.55652In6.1+0.41003.0+0.084.537Detroit Tigers
RoyalsWWhite Sox 6-489-74.54626In2.2-0.11004.0+0.089.520Kansas City Royals
AthleticsWRangers 4-0188-74.543157In+9.59.6+0.91005.0-0.077.617Oakland Athletics
MarinersWAngels 4-1187-75.53780Out-9.5No-0.41006.0+0.018.564Seattle Mariners
IndiansWRays 7-286-77.52817OutNo1007.0-0.1111.513Cleveland Indians
YankeesWRed Sox 9-5184-78.519-31OutNo1008.0+0.5212.477New York Yankees
Blue JaysLOrioles 0-1183-79.51237OutNo1009.0-0.5213.527Toronto Blue Jays
RaysLIndians 2-7177-85.475-13OutNo10010.015.490Tampa Bay Rays
White SoxLRoyals 4-6173-89.451-98OutNo10011.022.430Chicago White Sox
Red SoxLYankees 5-9171-91.438-81OutNo10012.0+0.1220.440Boston Red Sox
AstrosLMets 3-8170-92.432-94OutNo554513.5-0.0323.431Houston Astros
TwinsLTigers 0-3170-92.432-62OutNo455513.5-0.0824.457Minnesota Twins
RangersLAthletics 0-4167-95.414-136OutNo10015.028.403Texas 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

Friday
Rangers 2 Athletics 6
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Angels-0.2
Orioles-0.1
Royals-0.4
-0.1
Athletics+5.3
+0.7
Mariners-2.0
-0.1
Indians-2.9
-0.1
Indians 1 Rays 0
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Angels+0.1
Royals-0.6
Athletics-1.6
-0.1
Mariners-0.2
Indians+2.4
White Sox 1 Royals 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Angels+0.1
Orioles+0.1
Tigers-0.1
RoyalsIn
+0.2
Athletics-0.3
Mariners-0.8
Indians-1.5
Mariners 4 Angels 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Athletics-0.7
-0.1
Mariners+0.8
Indians-0.1
Tigers 4 Twins 11
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Tigers-0.1
Royals+0.1
Saturday
Mariners 2 Angels 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Angels+0.1
Athletics-4.5
-0.4
Mariners+4.5
+0.2
Rangers 5 Athletics 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Angels+0.2
Royals+0.1
Athletics-3.1
-0.7
Mariners+3.1
+0.1
Indians 0 Rays 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Athletics+1.2
+0.1
IndiansOut
No
White Sox 5 Royals 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Angels-0.1
Orioles-0.1
Tigers+0.5
Royals-0.5
Athletics+0.4
Tigers 3 Twins 12
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Orioles+0.1
Tigers-0.4
Royals+0.3
Sunday
Rangers 0 Athletics 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Angels-0.2
Orioles-0.1
Royals-0.1
AthleticsIn
+1.1
MarinersOut
No
White Sox 4 Royals 6
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Angels+0.1
Royals+0.1
Athletics-0.3
Tigers 3 Twins 0
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series
Orioles-0.1
Tigers+0.2
Royals-0.2

First Round Opponents

Who is going to play who in the first round of the playoffs.   Explain

ByeAngelsOriolesTigersRoyalsAthleticsMariners
AngelsYes
OriolesYes
TigersYesNoNo
RoyalsNoYesNo
AthleticsNoYes
MarinersNoNo