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Standings

A look at where the Los Angeles Dodgers stack up in both the National League West and, if applicable, the National League wild card races.

Dodgers magic number

With the Giants' home loss, the Dodgers lowered their magic number to clinch the National League West down to seven.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers lowered their magic number to clinch the National League West down to nine on Friday night.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers lowered their magic number to clinch the National League West on Wednesday thanks to a win over the Rockies.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers on Tuesday lowered their magic number to clinch the NL West to 11, thanks to a Giants loss to the Reds.

Dodgers magic number

With a win on Monday night, the Dodgers lowered their magic number to clinch the NL Wes to 12.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers lowered their magic number to clinch the National League West down to 13, thanks to a win over the Diamondbacks on Sunday.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers beat the Diamondbacks on Saturday night, lowering their magic number to clinch the NL West down to 14.

Dodgers magic number

With the Giants' loss to the Diamondbacks in Phoenix, the Dodgers own a nine-game lead in the National League West and now have a magic number of 15 to clinch the division.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers on Tuesday night lowered their magic number to clinch the National League West over the Giants to 16.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers beat the Angels to lower their magic number to clinch the National League West to 17.

Dodgers magic number

With the Giants' loss to the Diamondbacks in Phoenix, the Dodgers' magic number to clinch the National League West is down to 18.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers and Giants both won on Sunday, keeping the Dodgers' division lead at 7½ games and lowering their magic number to clinch the NL West to 19.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers with a win over the Padres on Saturday lowered their magic number to clinch the National League West to 20.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers lowered their magic number to 21 with a win over the Padres on Friday night in San Diego.

Dodgers magic number

With the Giants loss to the Rockies in Denver, the Dodgers' magic number to clinch the National League West was reduced to 21.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers magic number to clinch the NL West is now 23 after the Giants lost in Denver.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers magic number to clinch the National League West is down to 24 after Wednesday's win over the Giants.

Dodgers magic number

The Dodgers magic number to clinch the NL West is down to 26 after another win over the Giants.

Dodgers magic number

Dodgers magic number to clinch the NL West

The Dodgers have built their lead in the National League West, and now have a magic number of 30 to clinch the division.

Dodgers still waiting word on NLDS opponent

The Dodgers have known for a few days they will open the NLDS at home on Friday, and they know their opponent will be the NL Central winner. But heading into Sunday, the final day of the regular season, they still don't know which team that will be.

Dodgers locked in as NL No. 2 seed

The latest look at the standings in the National League, which have the Dodgers the No. 2 seed, waiting to see whether they will face the Cardinals or Pirates in the NLDS.

Dodgers almost locked in as NL No. 2 seed

Thursday saw the five-team National League playoff quintet finalized with the second-place Giants clinching a wild card spot. None of the five seeds have been clinched just yet, but the Dodgers appear destined for the No. 2 seed.

Dodgers win West, Brewers stay alive

Dodgers take their second straight NL West division title plus clinch home field advantage in Division Series. NL Central and second Wild Card races yet to be decided

Pirates nab playoff spot, Dodgers clinch NLW tie

Old friend Russell Martin and the Pirates clinched a playoff spot on Tuesday night, when the Dodgers also won, moving to within one win of clinching the National League West.

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Dodgers need just one more win

The Dodgers lead the Giants by 4.5 games with 4.5 games (Dodgers have four, Giants have five) left to play. One more win and the division goes to the Dodgers.

NL playoff field close to being finalized

After the Dodgers dropped their series opener against the Giants, a look at the standing in the National League as well as Tuesday's schedule of potential playoff teams.

No. 2 seed seems most likely for Dodgers

After Sunday's win in Chicago and the Giants' loss in San Diego, the Dodgers have a good hold on the No. 2 seed in the National League. Here is a look at the standings and scenarios heading into the final week of the season.

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Padres 8, Giants 2

The Giants were swept in San Diego by the Padres over the weekend, giving the Dodgers a 4.5-game lead with six games to play (seven for San Francisco). The Dodgers magic number to clinch the NL West is now 3).

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Dodgers lower magic number with win over Cubs

A win over the Cubs lowered the Dodgers' magic number to clinch the NL West to four.

Giant loss reduces magic number to 5

A tough afternoon was eased a bit by the Giants losing to Andrew Cashner and the Padres but the Nationals move closer to clinching overall home field advantage

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Padres 3, Giants 2

With the Giants' loss to the Padres in San Diego, the Dodgers maintain a 3.5-game lead in the National League West and lowered their magic number to clinch the division to five.