ATLANTA - JUNE 30: A general view of Turner Field during the game between the Atlanta Braves and the Washington Nationals on June 30
The Atlanta Braves currently hold one of two National League Wild Cards.
The Atlanta Braves fell five games behind the Washington Nationals in the latest NL East standings on Wednesday night, as the Braves lost to the San Diego Padres and the Nationals beat the Miami Marlins. Complete division and Wild Card standings are below.
Despite the loss, the Braves still hold one of two National League Wild Cards, with the St. Louis Cardinals holding the other. The Pittsburgh Pirates are only one game out in the Wild Card race, and the Los Angeles Dodgers are close behind at a game and a half.
Standings for the NL East:
NL East Standings
And for the NL Wild Card:
National League Wild Card Standings
|St. Louis||71||59||.546||2.5||Lost 2|
|Los Angeles||70||61||.534||4||Won 1|
|New York||61||69||.469||12.5||Won 4|
|San Diego||61||71||.462||13.5||Won 1|
(updated 8.29.2012 at 8:19 PM PDT)