Yankees’ final week vs. Blue Jays, Rays

All of it comes down to those six video games for the Yankees. From the depressing low ebb of an estimated 24 % likelihood to make the playoffs again on July 16 to a season-high 98 % likelihood on Aug. 27 to the place it stands by way of 156 video games: The Yankees start Tuesday within the first wild-card spot, a recreation up on the Pink Sox within the second wild card, two video games up on the Blue Jays — which means they’re two video games from sliding out of the postseason — as they head to Toronto for an important three-game collection. They shut the common season with three dwelling video games in opposition to the dreaded Rays.

What is going to make or break the Yankees throughout this decisive stretch? Who would be the distinction makers, for higher or worse? Share your predictions, hopes and fears under.