07/16/2018 12:53 PM -
WMBL Playoff Races Heating Up
As we head into the final weeks of the WMBL season, the playoff races are heating up. For baseball fans this an exciting time to be at the ballpark as each game has an impact on their team’s playoff chances.
The battle for the final two playoff spots is going to fun to watch. Currently Edmonton sits in third place with a 17-18 record. Right behind them is Lethbridge, who hold down the fourth and final playoff spot, at 14-22. Fort McMurray is making a run at the Bulls as they sit just one game behind at 13-23. A two-game set between the Bulls and Giants later this week may go a long way in deciding who goes to the post season.
Brooks is the last place team in the division but are only four wins behind Lethbridge and with a hot streak could make things interesting down the stretch.
The Sox will also have to content with both Swift Current, 19-17, and Moose Jaw, 18-17, who are right on their heels. This will be a very interesting race to the finish as there is not much that separates these three talented teams. The jury is still out on how the final three Eastern Division playoff positions will roll out.
Melville, 11-23, and Yorkton, 8-25, will need to many thing to go right make a playoff appearance in 2018. as the season winds down, they both can be counted on to play spoiler and have a say in shaping the final playoff matchups