Boston Red Sox Playoff Chances

Did not play, playoff odds up 20.4 to 53%
1-0   1.000

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

How we did last week and who we should root for this week.   Explain

Week of 4/5100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series100.0*Average seed
Phillies 0 Red Sox 8 +21.1
+0.1
+3.4
Mariners 0 Angels 2 +18.5
+1.4
+0.5
Athletics 1 Rangers 3 +17.6
+1.3
+0.4
Rays 5 Orioles 6 -2.9
-0.6
-0.1
Rays 2 Orioles 6 +0.5
Athletics 8 Rangers 0 *-0.1
Dodgers 3 Padres 7 -0.4
Diamondbacks 7 Giants 6 -0.3

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

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

Week of 4/5100.0*Lottery seed
Phillies 0 Red Sox 8 -6.5
Mariners 0 Angels 2 -0.6
Athletics 1 Rangers 3 -0.6
Diamondbacks 7 Giants 6 +0.5
Dodgers 3 Padres 7 +0.4
Rays 5 Orioles 6 +0.2
Marlins 2 Braves 12 -0.1
Brewers 0 Rockies 10 +0.1