Games remaining: Two vs. Tigers, three vs. Reds
AL Central race: Twins trail White Sox by 1½ games and the White Sox own the tiebreaker. White Sox have two games in hand. Central champion will begin playoffs at home.
Current playoff position: Fourth seed out of eight AL teams (1½ games ahead of the Yankees). That would put them at home for the best-of-three Wild Card Series.
Current playoff opponent: No. 5 Yankees.