The Cubs beat the Cardinals 8-3 on Friday, but the Redbirds got help from the Dodgers when they beat the Pirates on Friday night, 6-2.
Cardinals magic number to clinch the Central Division — 11
The Royals lost to the Tigers 5-4, and the Twins-Angels game was postponed on Friday, meaning the teams will play a doubleheader today.
Royals magic number to clinch the Central Division — 6
The magic number is determined by taking 163 and subtracting the number of wins for the Cardinals (or Royals) and subtracting the number of losses for the Pirates (and Twins) respectively.