Mets 2020 MLB Wild Card Watch: Playoff Odds, Standings, Matchups, and more for Sept. 9

Danny Abriano
·2 min read
General view inside Citi Field with no fans in July of 2020
General view inside Citi Field with no fans in July of 2020

The Mets are currently in danger of falling out of the playoff race. 

Due to the shortened season, 16 teams will make the playoffs -- first and second place teams in each division and two Wild Card teams in each league.

Here's where things stand with the Mets...

Marlins (19-18, percentage points ahead -- .514 to .512 -- for first Wild Card)

Next up: @ Braves, Wednesday at 7:10 p.m. (Pablo Lopez vs. Tommy Milone)
Latest result: 8-0 win over Braves on Tuesday
Current odds to make playoffs: 46.9 percent

Giants (22-21, 1.5 games up for second Wild Card)

Next up: vs, Mariners, Wednesday at 9:45 p.m. (Tyler Anderson vs. Nick Margevicius)
Latest result: 6-5 win over Mariners on Tuesday
Current odds to make playoffs: 66.7 percent

Rockies (20-22, 1.5 games back for second Wild Card)

Next up: @ Padres, Wednesday at 8:10 p.m. (Antonio Senzatela vs. Zach Davies)
Latest result: 14-5 loss to Padres on Tuesday
Current odds to make playoffs: 26.8 percent

Brewers (18-22, 2.0 GB of second Wild Card)

Next up: @ Tigers, Wednesday at 1:10 p.m. (Corbin Burnes vs. Matthew Boyd)
Latest result: 8-3 loss to Tigers on Tuesday
Current odds to make playoffs: 38.3 percent

Mets (19-24, 3.0 GB of second Wild Card)

Next up: vs. Orioles, Wednesday at 7:10 p.m. (Rick Porcello vs. Jorge Lopez)
Latest result: 11-2 loss to Orioles on Tuesday
Current odds to make playoffs: 31.1 percent

Reds (18-24, 3.5 GB of second Wild Card)

Next up: @ Cubs, Wednesday at 8:15 p.m. (Trevor Bauer vs. Yu Darvish)
Latest result: 3-0 loss to Cubs on Tuesday
Current odds to make playoffs: 21.2 percent