Friday, September 2, 2016

MLB.Com: Sox Have 86.6% Chance Of Making Playoffs

According to an analysis on, the Red Sox—as they enter the final month of the regular season—have an 86.6% chance of making the playoffs. The analysis also shows that The Carmine Hose have a 51.0% chance of getting one of the two Wild Card slots and a 35.5% chance to capture the "gonfalon" and win the AL East title outright. Not surprisingly, the Blue Jays (at 94.1%) have the best chance of making what Bill Parcells used to call 'the tournament', while The Evil Ones (unfortunately) still have a 5.1% shot at October baseball.