5 MLB Teams Who Missed the Playoffs in 2015 and Could Play in October in 2016

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September 3, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Seattle Mariners starting pitcher
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Despite not having a salary cap, MLB has seemed to have more parity than the other professional sports leagues, especially lately. That means a lot of playoff turnover from year to year. While there are established teams from last year that will likely reach the playoffs again in 2016, there are some 2015 playoff teams that are vulnerable this season.

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With several teams missing out on the playoffs last year getting better over the offseason, expect to see some new teams playing this Fall. Based on what they were able to do this offseason and what teams in their leagues and divisions did, these five teams are the most likely to reach the playoffs after missing out a season ago.

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