Chicago Cubs Playoff Chances 50/50

Did not play, playoff odds up 0.3 to 38.9%
29-25   .537

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
Brewers 3 Cardinals 5 -0.3
Diamondbacks 1 Pirates 2 -0.3
Sunday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win World Series100.0*Average seed
Reds 2 Cubs 5 +3.1
+0.4
+0.3

What If

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

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TWW-Lplayoffs123456789101112131415Count
106-136In10035,622*
10576-31In10002,040
10475-32In10004,794
10374-33In1000011,064
10273-34In1000023,987
10172-35In990149,995
10071-36In990199,621
9970-37In98020191,382
9869-38In971030352,167
9768-39In941040620,844
9667-40In9020701,056,042
9566-41In85401101,721,874
9465-42100.0%787016002,710,378
9364-43100.06810022004,088,480
9263-44100.056140291005,944,242
9162-45100.043171372008,315,328
9061-4699.92920245400011,212,596
8960-4799.717204508000014,545,057
8859-4898.791755216100018,170,102
8758-4995.6312648264000021,880,930
8657-5088.01763836111000025,377,350
8556-5172.90352440215100028,357,336
8455-5250.6014123433143000030,528,289
8354-5327.0002421352610200031,685,675
8253-5410.3001182534227100031,694,307
8152-552.60002122832196100030,523,508
8051-560.40000314293117510028,366,185
7950-570.100001517312914300025,379,110
7849-580.00000162032271120021,878,997
7748-590.0000001823342481018,178,625
7647-600.0000002112834195014,543,084
7546-610.000000417343112211,206,309
7445-62Out0001725382458,315,365
7344-63Out00003143636115,944,710
7243-64Out00172744224,088,155
7142-65Out00031845342,705,369
7041-66Out0011041481,724,311
6940-67Out000533611,055,806
6839-68Out0022573620,293
6738-69Out011782350,870
6637-70Out001188190,580
6536-71Out079399,855
6435-72Out049650,027
6334-73Out029823,984
6233-74Out19911,106
6132-75Out1994,987
6031-76Out01002,078
5930-77Out100784
5829-78Out199338
29-57Out10034,482*
Total:38.9%642151211988765431415,576,340

* Row combines multiple less frequent records.

First Round Opponent What If

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

If finish:Chance will play in first round
TWW-LWin WSByeCardinalsDodgersGiantsMetsPiratesNationalsPadresBravesDiamondbacksRockiesRedsMarlinsPhilliesBrewers
106-13612.5%Yes
10576-3113.410000
10475-3212.4Yes
10374-3312.5100000000000
10273-3412.6100000000000000
10172-3512.69900000000000000
10071-3612.59900000000000000
9970-3712.39800000000000000
9869-3812.39700001000000000
9768-3912.29601101000000000
9667-4012.19301102010000000
9566-4111.88901113110110000
9465-4211.58412214121111000
9364-4311.17813316121111000
9263-4410.67024428231221000
9162-4510.161355210241222100
9061-469.551466312342332100
8960-478.841577314352333100
8859-488.131788416462443100
8758-497.322799417473444101
8657-506.414799416473444101
8556-515.19688414463444101
8455-523.45466310342333100
8354-531.8223325221211000
8253-540.7111112110111000
8152-550.2000000000000000
8051-560.0000000000000000
7950-570.0000000000000000
7849-580.0000000000000000
7748-590.0000000000000
7647-60No0000
7546-610.00
29-74No
Total:3.2%11.92.43.43.31.66.01.62.51.01.61.51.40.40.20.2
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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
Reds 2 Cubs 5 -0.7

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.

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance will finish season at seed
TWW-L123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627282930
107-136100
10677-301000
10576-311000
10475-321000
10374-331000
10273-34991
10172-359910
10071-369820
9970-3796400
9869-3894600
9768-398910000
9667-408316100
9566-417424300
9465-42613261000
9364-43473912200000
9263-443242215100000
9162-45183730123000000
9061-468263322820000000
8960-47314272918720000000
8859-48151526261772001000
8758-490151424251772040000
8657-500014122124188210200000
8556-510001381622176197100000
8455-52000015121913221782000000
8354-5300001310141322201251000000
8253-5400003731120231893100000
8152-55000020271522231683100000
8051-560000001391723221572100000
7950-5700000001410192321136200000
7849-580000000251321241911410000
7748-59000000013816232316820000
7647-600000001512212521114100
7546-6100000013918262414510
7445-6200000271727261541
7344-630000027182927133
7243-6400000292233268
7142-6500000312303718
7041-6600015214132
6940-670002123947
6839-6800163262
6738-6900032374
6637-700011683
6536-71001090
6435-720694
6334-730397
6233-740298
6132-75199
6031-76199
5930-77100
5829-78199
29-57100
Total:344444444355444444333333222111