Calculating the Magic Number

I have no indication people are confused by the magic number watch appearing at the end of each recent post, but if you are, here’s the Journal-Sentinel’s Don Walker with an explanation.  In short, the lower the number, the closer the Brewers are to clinching a playoff berth.

Assuming the Brewers play .500 ball until the end of the season, the Cardinals would have to accumulate a 26-9 record over the final weeks to tie.

 

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