Originally Posted by redsmetz
Thanks for painting the picture on the final play.
So Pittsburgh has lost, but since they & St. Louis were tied in the loss column, if the Cards hang on and win, the magic number only goes down by one for the win, right?
Right, the magic number is at 31 regardless of the result tonight. If the Cards lose, it's 31 over the Pirates, and 30 over the Cardinals, if I'm doing that right.
Won't matter, the Cards are going to win.