Updated MLB Division Series Playoff Odds: Thursday 10/12/17

Michael Taylor's late-game grand slam helped clinch a Game 5 between the Washington Nationals and Chicago Cubs in the National League Division Series. Which team is the favorite to advance?

Every plate appearance during the MLB postseason has the potential to dramatically swing a series, turning an underdog into the odds-on favorite. With each game, a team moves closer to its ultimate goal of hoisting the World Series trophy.

As such, we here at numberFire are going to keep you up to date with all of the latest postseason odds as the playoffs advance. Each day, we'll give an update, detailing the odds that each team is able to advance to the next round.

Below are the odds entering play on Thursday, October 12th.

National League Division Series

Series between Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals tied, 2-2.

Outcome Odds
Chicago Cubs win in 5 45.43%
Chicago Cubs win series 45.43%
Washington Nationals win in 5 54.57%
Washington Nationals win series 54.57%

American League Championship Series

Series between New York Yankees and Houston Astros tied, 0-0.

New York Yankees win in 45.19%
New York Yankees win in 512.35%
New York Yankees win in 614.64%
New York Yankees win in 715.05%
New York Yankees win series47.23%
Houston Astros win in 46.31%
Houston Astros win in 512.97%
Houston Astros win in 616.64%
Houston Astros win in 716.85%
Houston Astros win series52.77%