The Summer Score – Updated for October 1, 2021

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It is October… the Summer is behind us. And the 2021 National League Summer Scores are set. The American League? That will be more fluid.

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, Mariners and Red Sox all added to the Summer Score from the AL. The Blue Jays get a point for being 1 game back.

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

For an explanation of The Summer Score, click HERE.

AMERICAN LEAGUE

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – 310 (May 31, 2021 – October 1, 2021)

TAMPA BAY RAYS – 310 (May 31, 2021 – October 1, 2021)

HOUSTON ASTROS – 309 (June 1, 2021 – October 1, 2021)

BOSTON RED SOX – 300 (May 31, 2021 – August 19, 2021, August 23, 2021 – October 1, 2021 )

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – 164 (May 31, 2021 – August 23, 2021) (One Game Out – September 1, 2021, September 11, 2011)

NEW YORK YANKEES – 155 (May 31, 2021, August 18, 2021 – September 12, 2021, September 14, 2021 – September 16, 2021, September 18, 2021, September 23, 2021 – October 1, 2021) (One Game Out – September 13, 2021, September 17, 2021, September 19, 2021, September 21, 2021 – September 22, 2021)

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – 50 (September 12, 2021 – September 17, 2021, September 19, 2021 – September 22, 2021) (One Game Out – September 10, 2021 – September 11, 2021, September 18, 2021, September 23, 2021 – September 24, 2021, September 27, 2021 – October 1, 2021)

SEATTLE MARINERS – 7 (October 1, 2021) (One Game Out – September 11, 2011, September 29, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

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

NATIONAL LEAGUE

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 310 (May 31, 2021 – October 1, 2021)

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – 310 (May 31, 2021 – October 1, 2021)

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 303 (June 6, 2021 – June 9, 2021, June 11, 2021 – June 18, 2021, June 20, 2021 – October 1, 2021)

SAN DIEGO PADRES – 200 (May 31, 2021 – June 12, 2021, June 18, 2021 – August 22, 2021, September 1, 2021, September 6, 2021 – September 13, 2021) (One Game Out – September 2, 2021 – September 5, 2021, September 14, 2021 – September 17, 2021)

ATLANTA BRAVES – 182 (August 12, 2021, August 14, 2021 – October 1, 2021)

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

CINCINNATI REDS – 79 (August 21, 2021 – September 5, 2021, September 8, 2021, September 11, 2021 – September 14, 2021) (One Game Out – September 6, 2021- September 7, 2021, September 9, 2021 – September 10, 2021, September 15, 2021, September 17, 2021 – September 18, 2021)

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 68 (May 31, 2021, September 15, 2021 – October 1, 2021) (One Game Out – September 13, 2021 – September 14, 2021)

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 28 (August 7, 2021 – August 15, 2021) (One Game Out – September 19, 2021)

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

The Summer Score – Updated for September 30, 2021

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The A’s are offically out of it but the Dodgers and Giant are still slugging it out and padding their Summer core.

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 Mariners and Blue Jays get a point for being 1 game back.

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

For an explanation of The Summer Score, click HERE.

AMERICAN LEAGUE

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – 306 (May 31, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

TAMPA BAY RAYS – 306 (May 31, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

HOUSTON ASTROS – 305 (June 1, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

BOSTON RED SOX – 296 (May 31, 2021 – August 19, 2021, August 23, 2021 – September 30, 2021 )

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – 164 (May 31, 2021 – August 23, 2021) (One Game Out – September 1, 2021, September 11, 2011)

NEW YORK YANKEES – 151 (May 31, 2021, August 18, 2021 – September 12, 2021, September 14, 2021 – September 16, 2021, September 18, 2021, September 23, 2021 – September 30, 2021) (One Game Out – September 13, 2021, September 17, 2021, September 19, 2021, September 21, 2021 – September 22, 2021)

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – 49 (September 12, 2021 – September 17, 2021, September 19, 2021 – September 22, 2021) (One Game Out – September 10, 2021 – September 11, 2021, September 18, 2021, September 23, 2021 – September 24, 2021, September 27, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

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

SEATTLE MARINERS – 3 (One Game Out – September 11, 2011, September 29, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 306 (May 31, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – 306 (May 31, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 299 (June 6, 2021 – June 9, 2021, June 11, 2021 – June 18, 2021, June 20, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

SAN DIEGO PADRES – 200 (May 31, 2021 – June 12, 2021, June 18, 2021 – August 22, 2021, September 1, 2021, September 6, 2021 – September 13, 2021) (One Game Out – September 2, 2021 – September 5, 2021, September 14, 2021 – September 17, 2021)

ATLANTA BRAVES – 178 (August 12, 2021, August 14, 2021 – September 30, 2021)

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

CINCINNATI REDS – 79 (August 21, 2021 – September 5, 2021, September 8, 2021, September 11, 2021 – September 14, 2021) (One Game Out – September 6, 2021- September 7, 2021, September 9, 2021 – September 10, 2021, September 15, 2021, September 17, 2021 – September 18, 2021)

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 64 (May 31, 2021, September 15, 2021 – September 30, 2021) (One Game Out – September 13, 2021 – September 14, 2021)

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 28 (August 7, 2021 – August 15, 2021) (One Game Out – September 19, 2021)

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

The Summer Score – Updated for September 29, 2021

Photo by Colter Peterson, cpeterson@post-dispatch.com

The Cardinals are not going to have the biggest Summer Score of the NL Wild Card contenders… but they will give their fans at least one more game into the fall.

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 Mariners and Blue Jays get a point for being 1 game back.

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

For an explanation of The Summer Score, click HERE.

AMERICAN LEAGUE

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – 302 (May 31, 2021 – September 29, 2021)

TAMPA BAY RAYS – 302 (May 31, 2021 – September 29, 2021)

HOUSTON ASTROS – 301 (June 1, 2021 – September 29, 2021)

BOSTON RED SOX – 292 (May 31, 2021 – August 19, 2021, August 23, 2021 – September 29, 2021 )

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – 164 (May 31, 2021 – August 23, 2021) (One Game Out – September 1, 2021, September 11, 2011)

NEW YORK YANKEES – 147 (May 31, 2021, August 18, 2021 – September 12, 2021, September 14, 2021 – September 16, 2021, September 18, 2021, September 23, 2021 – September 29, 2021) (One Game Out – September 13, 2021, September 17, 2021, September 19, 2021, September 21, 2021 – September 22, 2021)

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – 48 (September 12, 2021 – September 17, 2021, September 19, 2021 – September 22, 2021) (One Game Out – September 10, 2021 – September 11, 2021, September 18, 2021, September 23, 2021 – September 24, 2021, September 27, 2021 – September 29, 2021)

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

SEATTLE MARINERS – 2 (One Game Out – September 11, 2011, September 29, 2021)

NATIONAL LEAGUE

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – 302 (May 31, 2021 – September 29, 2021)

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – 302 (May 31, 2021 – September 29, 2021)

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – 295 (June 6, 2021 – June 9, 2021, June 11, 2021 – June 18, 2021, June 20, 2021 – September 29, 2021)

SAN DIEGO PADRES – 200 (May 31, 2021 – June 12, 2021, June 18, 2021 – August 22, 2021, September 1, 2021, September 6, 2021 – September 13, 2021) (One Game Out – September 2, 2021 – September 5, 2021, September 14, 2021 – September 17, 2021)

ATLANTA BRAVES – 174 (August 12, 2021, August 14, 2021 – September 29, 2021)

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

CINCINNATI REDS – 79 (August 21, 2021 – September 5, 2021, September 8, 2021, September 11, 2021 – September 14, 2021) (One Game Out – September 6, 2021- September 7, 2021, September 9, 2021 – September 10, 2021, September 15, 2021, September 17, 2021 – September 18, 2021)

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – 63 (May 31, 2021, September 15, 2021 – September 29, 2021) (One Game Out – September 13, 2021 – September 14, 2021)

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – 28 (August 7, 2021 – August 15, 2021) (One Game Out – September 19, 2021)

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