MLB playoff glance: Magic numbers, standings, schedule and scores

How soon can you celebrate a division title and/or a wild-card berth for your favorite team? 

Here is each playoff leader’s clinching scenario, heading into Saturday’s action:

AL MAGIC NUMBERS

SCENARIO MAGIC NUMBERS
Blue Jays to clinch AL East 6
Blue Jays to clinch at least wild-card berth *
Royals to clinch AL Central **
Royals to clinch at least wild-card berth
Rangers to clinch AL West 5
Rangers to clinch at least wild-card berth 5
Yankees to clinch wild-card berth 5
Astros to clinch wild-card berth 9
* Have clinched at least wild-card berth  
** Have clinched division title  

Full standings | Wild-card standings | Today’s schedule | Today’s scoreboard

NL MAGIC NUMBERS

SCENARIO MAGIC NUMBER
Mets to clinch NL East 1
Mets to clinch at least wild-card berth
Cardinals to clinch NL Central 6
Cardinals to clinch at least wild-card berth *
Dodgers to clinch NL West 2
Dodgers to clinch at least wild-card berth
Pirates to clinch wild-card berth *
Cubs to clinch wild-card berth *
* Have clinched at least wild-card berth  

Full standings | Wild-card standings | Today’s schedule | Today’s scoreboard