SABLE Baseball's Blog

SATURDAY AFTERNOON BASEBALL LEAGUE "Ding Dong…that pitch is DEAD!"

Tie Breaker – Head to Head records in the AL

leave a comment »

Since all three AL teams have already clinched a playoff spot no tie breaker games will be played.  Remember tie breaker games are only for if it eliminates a team from playoff contention.

Team vs Bos vs Seattle vs Tampa Bay vs New York vs Oakland vs Bos vs Seattle vs Tampa Bay vs New York vs Oakland vs AL
Boston 2-1 3-0 2-1 3-0 1-2 wk 18 wk 17 3-0 14-4
Seattle 1-2 1-2 3-0 2-1 2-1 2-1 3-0 2-1 16-8
Tampa Bay 0-3 2-1 2-1 3-0 wk 18 1-2 2-1 3-0 13-8
Bos vs Sea 3-3
Sea vs TB 3-3
Bos vs TB 3-0

Remaining Games

Boston 32 wins: 3 vs NY, 3 vs Tampa Bay

Seattle 29 wins: 3 vs Washington, 3 vs San Diego

Tampa 27 wins: 3 vs St Louis, 3 vs Boston.

If Boston wins at least 3 of his 6 remaining games he guarantees himself the #1 spot in the AL.  He would improve his record vs AL teams to 17+ wins which would win any AL tie breaker scenario.

If Boston only wins 2 remaining games & Seattle goes 5-1. The teams would be tied for the #1 spot. The head to head & divisional records would be the same. ACK! Please don’t happen.  Next MLB tie breaker is a pain in the butt.

Screw it.  Just play the games.  Boston win 4 and clinch outright. LOL

Good Luck to all teams involved.

Advertisements

Written by Dom

June 24, 2012 at 9:12 am

Posted in Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: