MLB Teams and Baseball Encyclopedia

Active Franchises

Active Franchises
Rk Franchise From To G W L W-L% G>.500 Divs Pnnts WS Playoffs Players HOF# R AB H HR BA RA ERA
 Anaheim Angels, see Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
1Arizona Diamondbacks199820173,1251,5311,594.490-635115441214,141106,98327,6483,243.25814,4514.26
2Atlanta Braves1876201721,06710,45810,455.5003171732319545193,600721,418187,51813,358.26092,9333.65
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201718,1648,6179,437.477-8209731417902978,331616,980159,69412,947.25982,9724.00
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201718,1519,3408,728.51761281382217733684,407620,774165,92213,129.26781,1993.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
5Chicago Cubs1876201721,10410,73410,209.51352561731820384497,072722,938189,91413,786.26393,8503.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201718,1609,1028,955.504147563917303079,114614,943160,18611,010.26078,4463.75
7Cincinnati Reds1882201720,69010,41010,141.507269101051519573592,920705,785184,60012,872.26291,7613.73
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201718,1639,2158,857.5103588621218513182,086619,559164,64312,570.26680,5163.84
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320173,8731,8142,059.468-2450103546019,598133,41836,7104,386.27520,5024.99
10Detroit Tigers1901201718,1899,1928,904.50828871141616472284,177620,731164,92213,424.26682,9843.97
11Houston Astros196220178,8324,3214,506.490-185710108761036,734299,48276,0506,797.25437,3563.82
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920177,6843,7233,959.485-2368429845433,810263,43069,7535,812.26535,1604.19
13Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim196120178,9934,5024,488.501149111010091038,869305,50978,7927,718.25839,0253.94
        Also played as Anaheim Angels, California Angels and Los Angeles Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201720,49010,6999,652.5261047152263018014991,645698,337182,76912,322.26287,1563.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320173,8631,8092,054.468-2450222535416,524131,59633,9593,469.25817,7984.25
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920177,6923,6674,021.477-3543104852534,071261,60867,5647,209.25835,3444.19
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201718,1718,6639,399.480-73610631416332379,468620,000163,06410,428.26382,9803.98
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220178,8214,2344,579.480-345652910301535,964298,69874,7157,095.25036,8803.76
19New York Yankees1903201717,86310,1107,665.56924451840275216434286,626609,463162,52915,469.26774,5573.64
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201718,1268,7799,260.487-481161592619194080,074614,849159,07712,656.25982,7833.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201720,4979,61310,769.472-115612721420173390,794701,788183,21212,710.26196,6483.97
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201720,65110,33910,172.5041679951719374092,300708,193187,29611,128.26491,6183.71
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920177,6993,5564,141.462-58552059641130,833260,62965,1865,881.25033,6713.94
24San Francisco Giants1883201720,57610,9719,442.537152982382617455795,509702,637185,67214,292.26487,9833.56
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720176,4033,0043,397.469-3933004782528,465219,09057,0516,247.26030,0974.33
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201720,68910,6789,859.5208191323112820794494,909710,068189,30511,731.26791,2013.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820173,1241,4431,681.462-2382104419113,749106,45927,3073,104.25714,8344.41
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120178,9784,3014,671.479-37072081068640,365306,96779,8308,720.26042,0274.24
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720176,4043,1873,214.498-276227725629,661219,84657,5686,690.26229,2464.20
30Washington Nationals196920177,6883,7323,952.486-2204004893731,833260,22965,9986,317.25432,9923.87
        Also played as Montreal Expos
 Washington Senators (1901-1960), see Minnesota Twins
 Washington Senators (1961-1971), see Texas Rangers

Earlier Franchises

National Association Franchises

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