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Wild card update, Atlanta can clinch Boston can sweat

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The Atlanta Braves have a magic number of two to clinch the NL wild card. The Braves can secure a playoff spot tonight if they win at Philadelphia and the St. Louis Cardinals lose in Houston.

Tampa Bay and Boston are tied for the American League wild card spot with two games remaining. The Red Sox, who have gone 6-19 in September, continue their series in Baltimore tonight, while the Rays host the New York Yankees. Tampa Bay pitches Rookie of the Year candidate Jeremy Hellickson against Bartolo Colon.

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