The final day of the MLB regular season is packed with storylines from the NL playoff picture to the white-knuckle AL West race to the Yankees and Orioles fighting for the AL East crown to Miguel Cabrera battling for the Triple Crown.
Stay tuned throughout the day for in-game coverage of all games with playoff implications and updates on Cabrera’s pursuit of the Triple Crown.
Triple Crown Race (Miguel Cabrera wins the Triple Crown)
Batting Average: Cabrera .330
Home Runs: Cabrera 44
Runs Batted In: Cabrera 139
AL Playoff Race
Oakland 12, Texas 5 (Oakland wins the AL West)
New York 14, Boston 2 (New York wins the AL East and home-field advantage)
Tampa Bay 4, Baltimore 1 (Orioles will play in one-game playoff)
AL Playoff Matchups
AL Wild Card Game: Texas vs. Baltimore, Friday, 8:37 p.m. ET
Oakland vs. Detroit, Saturday, 6:07 p.m. ET
Texas/Baltimore vs. New York, Sunday, TBD
NL Playoff Matchups
NL Wild Card Game: Cardinals vs. Braves, Friday, 5 p.m. ET
Cardinals/Braves vs. Nationals, TBD
Reds vs. Giants, Saturday, 9:37 p.m. ET
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