The Pittsburgh Pirates and Chicago Cubs are the favorites to be in the National League wild card game in 2015 although the two teams are still trying to catch the St. Louis Cardinals. The 90-60 Pirates are four games back from the Cardinals while the 89-62 Cubs are one and a half games from the Pirates for the right to host the wild card game.
With the 2015 MLB Regular Season winding down we need to preview the Wild Card races for the American League and the National League, as it’s that time of the year, September when the teams are scrambling to make the playoffs for this season. Thus, for some teams, the only way to achieve that is via a wild card spot.
The Toronto Blue Jays took the World Series north of the border with victories in 1992 and 1993. The team hasn’t reached the playoffs since then but the Jays are going all out to get back in win it all.
With the 2nd half of the 2015 MLB Season closing in the teams are jockeying for playoff spots and the Yankees at present are on top of their east division, so we are reviewing the game between the Indians of Cleveland playing the visiting Yankees of New York on Tuesday the 11th of August with game time scheduled for 7:10 PM ET with the game to be played at the Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio.
The 2015-16 MLB National League Wild Card race appears as it will provide a epic finish with Pirates of Pittsburgh, Cubs of Chicago, Giants of San Francisco and the Nationals of Washington D.C. are all good talented teams who are in a fight for the NL 2 Wild Card spots. What we are wondering is which of these 4 hopeful candidates will take the lead in this Wild Card race?