Kansas City Royals Playoff Chances

Lost to White Sox 3-5, playoff odds down 3.7 to 78.9%
12-6   .667

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*Win World Series100.0*Average seed
White Sox 3 Royals 2 -2.0
-0.4
-0.2
Yankees 2 Mets 8 +0.2
Tigers 4 Indians 1 *-0.1
Sunday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series100.0*Average seed
White Sox 5 Royals 3 -2.0
-0.4
-0.2

* A starred number could be exactly 0 or just really small. The simulation did not run long enough to know.

What If

Chances based on how well the Royals finish out the regular season.   Explain

First Round Opponent What If

First round opponent based on how well the Royals finish out the regular season.   Explain

Games Above .500  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)

Lottery

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

Big Games

Saturday100.0*Lottery seed
White Sox 3 Royals 2 +0.4
Sunday100.0*Lottery seed
White Sox 5 Royals 3 +0.4

What If

This isn't your lottery pick because it does not factor in ping pong balls.
It's the final seed that gets you the ping pong balls.
The top 10 seeds are wrong, just ignore them for now.