Unique MLB Playoff Format Leads to Heightened Intrigue Down Home Stretch (Video)


Less than two weeks remain in Major League Baseball’s regular season, and the playoff picture is still very much a mystery.

The Dodgers became the first team to clinch a postseason berth on Thursday, meaning that there are still nine spots up for grabs across the two leagues.

Tom Caron, Jim Rice and Nick Cafardo credit the new two-wild card system MLB instituted last season for the wide-open nature of this season’s playoff chase, compared to some previous seasons where September baseball was little more than a formality for most teams.

Check out the video above to hear their predictions for what looks to be a frantic conclusion to the regular season.

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