The Summer Score – Updated for September 8, 2021

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The Blue Jays are on the verge of the Summer Score… but they are not there yet.

Every team in position for a playoff spot in September gets 4 points for each day. Each team that is within 1 game of a playoff spot will get 1 point.

The Rays, White Sox, Astros, Yankees and Red Sox all added to the Summer Score from the AL.

The Braves, Brewers, Giants, Dodgers, Reds and Padres added from the NL.

For an explanation of The Summer Score, click HERE.

AMERICAN LEAGUE

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – 218 (May 31, 2021 – September 8, 2021)

TAMPA BAY RAYS – 218 (May 31, 2021 – September 8, 2021)

HOUSTON ASTROS – 217 (June 1, 2021 – September 8, 2021)

BOSTON RED SOX – 209 (May 31, 2021 – August 19, 2021, August 23, 2021 – September 8, 2021 )

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – 163 (May 31, 2021 – August 23, 2021) (One Game Out – September 1, 2021)

NEW YORK YANKEES – 70 (May 31, 2021, August 18, 2021 – September 8, 2021)

CLEVELAND INDIANS – 5 (May 31, 2021 – June 2, 2021, June 4, 2021, June 6, 2021)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 218 (May 31, 2021 – September 8, 2021)

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – 218 (May 31, 2021 – September 8, 2021)

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 211 (June 6, 2021 – June 9, 2021, June 11, 2021 – June 18, 2021, June 20, 2021 – September 8, 2021)

SAN DIEGO PADRES – 176 (May 31, 2021 – June 12, 2021, June 18, 2021 – August 22, 2021, September 1, 2021, September 6, 2021 – September 8, 2021) (One Game Out – September 2, 2021 – September 5, 2021)

NEW YORK METS – 111 (May 31, 2021 – August 6, 2021)

ATLANTA BRAVES – 89 (August 12, 2021, August 14, 2021 – September 8, 2021)

CINCINNATI REDS – 59 (August 21, 2021 – September 5, 2021, September 8, 2021) (One Game Out – September 6, 2021- September 7, 2021)

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 27 (August 7, 2021 – August 15, 2021)

CHICAGO CUBS – 23 (May 31, 2021 – June 7, 2021, June 10, 2021 – June 23, 2021, June 25, 2021)

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 1 (May 31, 2021)

The Summer Score – Updated for September 3, 2021

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It is Labor Day Weekend… a good time to see your team building up their Summer Score.

Every team in position for a playoff spot in September gets 4 points for each day. Each team that is within 1 game of a playoff spot will get 1 point.

The Rays, White Sox, Astros, Red Sox and Yankees all added to the Summer Score from the AL.

The Braves, Brewers, Giants, Dodgers and Reds added from the NL. The Padres add 1 because they are within 1 of a Wild Card.

For an explanation of The Summer Score, click HERE.

AMERICAN LEAGUE

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – 198 (May 31, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

TAMPA BAY RAYS – 198 (May 31, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

HOUSTON ASTROS – 197 (June 1, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

BOSTON RED SOX – 189 (May 31, 2021 – August 19, 2021, August 23, 2021 – September 3, 2021 )

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – 163 (May 31, 2021 – August 23, 2021) (One Game Out – September 1, 2021)

NEW YORK YANKEES – 50 (May 31, 2021, August 18, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

CLEVELAND INDIANS – 5 (May 31, 2021 – June 2, 2021, June 4, 2021, June 6, 2021)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 198 (May 31, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – 198 (May 31, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 191 (June 6, 2021 – June 9, 2021, June 11, 2021 – June 18, 2021, June 20, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

SAN DIEGO PADRES – 162 (May 31, 2021 – June 12, 2021, June 18, 2021 – August 22, 2021, September 1, 2021) (One Game Out – September 2, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

NEW YORK METS – 111 (May 31, 2021 – August 6, 2021)

ATLANTA BRAVES – 69 (August 12, 2021, August 14, 2021 – September 3, 2021)

CINCINNATI REDS – 45 (August 21, 2021 – Septmeber 3, 2021)

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 27 (August 7, 2021 – August 15, 2021)

CHICAGO CUBS – 23 (May 31, 2021 – June 7, 2021, June 10, 2021 – June 23, 2021, June 25, 2021)

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 1 (May 31, 2021)

The Summer Score – Updated for August 22, 2021

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The Padres and Reds are sticking around the Summer Score because they both won. The A’s are holding on despite losing.

Each August day on The Summer Score is now worth 3 points.

The Rays, White Sox, Astros, A’s and Yankees all added to the Summer Score from the AL.

The Phillies, Braves, Brewers, Giants, Dodgers, Reds and Padres added from the NL.

For an explanation of The Summer Score, click HERE.

AMERICAN LEAGUE

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – 159 (May 31, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – 159 (May 31, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

TAMPA BAY RAYS – 159 (May 31, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

HOUSTON ASTROS – 158 (June 1, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

BOSTON RED SOX – 150 (May 31, 2021 – August 19, 2021)

NEW YORK YANKEES – 13 (May 31, 2021, August 18, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

CLEVELAND INDIANS – 5 (May 31, 2021 – June 2, 2021, June 4, 2021, June 6, 2021)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 159 (May 31, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – 159 (May 31, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

SAN DIEGO PADRES – 156 (May 31, 2021 – June 12, 2021, June 18, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 152 (June 6, 2021 – June 9, 2021, June 11, 2021 – June 18, 2021, June 20, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

NEW YORK METS – 111 (May 31, 2021 – August 6, 2021)

ATLANTA BRAVES – 30 (August 12, 2021, August 14, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 27 (August 7, 2021 – August 15, 2021)

CHICAGO CUBS – 23 (May 31, 2021 – June 7, 2021, June 10, 2021 – June 23, 2021, June 25, 2021)

CINCINNATI REDS – 6 (August 21, 2021 – August 22, 2021)

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 1 (May 31, 2021)