2021 MLB Playoffs: What do the Yankees need to advance to the postseason?

Lthe divisional champions of MLB American League they are ready: the Tampa Bay Rays, the Chicago White Sox and the Houston Astros they were crowned in the East, Central and West Divisions, respectively, so they will go to postseason. They can only be joined two more teams but four could join them in October baseball: NY Yankees, the Boston Red Sox, the Toronto Blue Jays and the Seattle Mariners.

The Yankees win 2-6 over Blue Jays put the “Bronx Bombers” on track for the playoffs of the MLB. On the other hand, the loss of the Red Sox complicated Boston’s wild-card ticket.

Here is the home run of Brett gardner that sealed the victory of the “Empire of Evil” in Toronto:

With 91 games won, the Yankees are at least two wins away from their rivals and if they can beat the Rays in two of the last three regular season games, they would secure their pass at home against the other Wildcard.

Yes they only get a win, the “Bronx Bombers” will have to hope that the Red Sox and Mariners lose at least one of their next three encounters.

vs. the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday at 7:05 PM ET, 2:05 PM PT

vs. Tampa Bay on Saturday at 1:05 PM ET, 10:05 AM PST

vs. Tampa Bay on Sunday at 3:05 p.m. ET, 12:05 p.m. PT

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