Here is an updated look at the American League East standings and the American League Wild Card standings:
|Tampa Bay Rays||84-51||--|
|Boston Red Sox||79-57||5.5|
|New York Yankees||72-64||12.5|
|Toronto Blue Jays||70-66||14.5|
|Boston Red Sox||79-57||--|
|New York Yankees||72-64||7.0|
|Toronto Blue Jays||70-66||9.0|
Since the last look at the standings, the Yankees went 2-4. They lost three games in the AL East standings and lost two games in the wild-card standings.
The Rays magic number to eliminate the Yankees in the AL East is 15. The Red Sox magic number to eliminate the Yankees in the wild-card is 20.