Three National League races will still be up for grabs entering the final day of the regular season. And the N.L. Central and N.L. West races, and thus the wild-card matchup, may even need an extra day, as two teams are tied for first place in each of those divisions.
National League Central
The Chicago Cubs and the Milwaukee Brewers are tied for first place.
Miles Mikolas outpitched Cole Hamels as the visiting St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Cubs, 2-1, on Saturday. Milwaukee took advantage and tied the Cubs, defeating the visiting Detroit Tigers, 6-5, on the strength of two Christian Yelich home runs.
If the Cubs and the Brewers are tied after Sunday’s games, the Cubs will host a tiebreaker game on Monday…