Where is the AL wildcard game played?
Where will MLB games be played in 2020?
The American League played at the San Diego Padres’ Petco Park and the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Dodger Stadium, while the National League played at the Texas Rangers’ Globe Life Field and the Houston Astros’ Minute Maid Park. The World Series then took place at Globe Life Field.
Was Washington Nationals a wild card team?
500, 19-31, on May 24. To say the least, the Nationals’ path to the World Series championship was an unconventional one as a wild-card team. They stunned the Houston Astros in Game 7 of the World Series and became the seventh wild-card team to win the championship. The road wasn’t easy.
How many wild card teams are there?
The playoff format now includes four division winners and two wild-card teams from each conference. The Wild Card games that kick off the post-season play feature two division winners hosting wild-card teams.
How many wildcards MLB this year?
MLB expands playoffs to 16 teams for shortened 2020 season, adds best-of-three Wild Card Series. Major League Baseball will have 16 playoff teams in the 60-game 2020 season, the league announced Thursday night.