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Old 08-16-2017, 04:08 PM
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Default MLB Elimination Countdown 2017

AL East
9/17: Toronto Blue Jays plucked

AL Central
9/4: The Chicago White Sox are the first division elimination in the AL by a couple hours
9/6: The Detroit Tigers eliminated from the division race.
9/13: Kansas City Royals deposed
9/17: Minnesota Twins eliminated. Cleveland claims the title.

AL West
9/4: The Oakland Athletics are the first to fall in their division.
9/17: Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers, and Los Angeles Angels eliminated. Houston claims the title.

AL Wild Card
9/12: Chicago White Sox eliminated.
9/13: Detroit Tigers tamed.

NL East
8/30: The Philadelphia Phillies can no longer win their division title.
9/5: Better luck next year, New York Mets!
9/7: The Atlanta Braves are chopped.
9/10: The Miami Marlins are sushi.

NL Central
9/12: Schedule considerations eliminate the Cincinnati Reds
9/17: Pittsburgh Pirates plundered.

NL West
8/20: San Francisco Giants are the first elimination of the year.
8/26: San Diego Padres
9/17: Colorado Rockies eliminated.

NL Wild Card
9/8: Phillies and Giants eliminated outright from postseason contention.
9/12: Cincinnati Reds out of Wild Card
9/13: New York Mets out
9/17: Atlanta Braves, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Diego Padres out.

Playoff Spots
AL Central Cleveland Indians 9/16
AL West Houston Astros 9/17
NL East: Washington Nationals 9/10
NL ?? Los Angeles Dodgers 9/13

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We could see the first elimination as soon as Saturday.
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Bubble Watch 8/20
The Giants can be eliminated from the NL West today with a loss or a Dodgers win.
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8/20: San Francisco Giants eliminated from NL West. First elimination of the year.

Nobody on the bubble for a few days.
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Phils not first! Wooooo!
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Weekend Bubble Watch:

The Padres are on the bubble for the NL West this weekend, facing elimination with any combination of 3 losses at Miami or wins by LA hosting Milwaukee.
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8/26: Padres eliminated from NL West
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8/30 Bubble Watch
Phillies can be eliminated from the NL East tonight with a loss to Atlanta and a Washington win over Miami.
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8/30: Philadelphia can no longer win the NL East.

No one on the bubble today.
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One of those NL West teams will likely set the record for earliest division elimination by a team that makes the playoffs.
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