Yesterday, the Scout question of the day centered on the Rays, as this Tampa Bay team is one of only four Major League Baseball teams that have been 18 games under .500 to ever reach the .500 mark at some point this season. On June 10 they were 24-42. After Friday’s game they were 61-61. While this has only happened four times in the history of the game, none of the four teams have ever made it to the playoffs.
So today’s question is: What’s the furthest below .500 an MLB team that went on to make the playoffs has been in a season?
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