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 Diamondbacks199820173,1041,5181,586.489-685115439214,044106,25227,4573,207.25814,3794.26
2Atlanta Braves1876201721,04610,44810,444.5004171732319515193,502720,701187,32513,337.26092,8183.65
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201718,1428,6069,426.477-8209731417862978,221616,169159,47712,915.25982,8674.00
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201718,1309,3298,718.51761181382217703684,287620,042165,72813,105.26781,0963.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
5Chicago Cubs1876201721,08310,72410,198.51352661731820344496,971722,212189,75013,756.26393,7443.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201718,1389,0958,940.504155563917293079,011614,177159,99210,982.26078,3413.75
7Cincinnati Reds1882201720,66810,39910,130.507269101051519553592,799704,994184,37412,847.26291,6443.73
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201718,1429,2048,847.5103578621218493181,998618,858164,47912,546.26680,4333.84
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320173,8511,8002,051.467-2510103544019,476132,64336,4974,360.27520,4144.99
10Detroit Tigers1901201718,1689,1828,893.50828971141616462284,080620,028164,75513,400.26682,8923.97
11Houston Astros196220178,8104,3054,500.489-195710108731036,612298,73375,8556,763.25437,2753.82
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920177,6613,7113,948.485-2378429842433,715262,65669,5595,782.26535,0574.19
13Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim196120178,9714,4904,478.501129111010061038,764304,75978,6077,689.25838,9323.94
        Also played as Anaheim Angels, California Angels and Los Angeles Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201720,46910,6859,645.5261040152263018014991,522697,611182,56812,297.26287,0803.54
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320173,8411,8032,038.469-2350222531416,429130,84033,7563,444.25817,6674.25
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920177,6723,6544,014.477-3603104850533,966260,91067,3747,186.25835,2594.19
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201718,1518,6509,392.479-74210631416292379,369619,316162,88410,398.26382,8823.98
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220178,8014,2254,568.480-343652910271535,843298,00474,5297,070.25036,7453.75
19New York Yankees1903201717,84210,0997,655.56924441840275216424286,512608,692162,31915,437.26774,4503.64
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201718,1058,7709,248.487-478161592619174079,978614,136158,90412,620.25982,6633.97
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201720,4769,60910,752.472-114312721420163390,711701,065183,03612,688.26196,5253.97
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201720,62810,33010,158.5041729951719334092,213707,436187,13111,107.26591,5083.71
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920177,6783,5504,126.462-57652059611130,769259,93365,0385,858.25033,5503.94
24San Francisco Giants1883201720,55410,9609,431.537152982382617435795,433701,867185,49614,270.26487,8733.56
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720176,3822,9953,385.469-3903004774528,373218,37756,8686,226.26029,9714.32
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201720,67010,6689,850.5208181323112820784494,817709,375189,12311,712.26791,1313.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820173,1011,4321,669.462-2372104414113,641105,68027,1173,070.25714,7384.41
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120178,9564,2884,662.479-37472081066640,256306,23979,6418,690.26041,9274.24
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720176,3823,1743,205.498-316227720629,557219,11757,3866,658.26229,1504.20
30Washington Nationals196920177,6683,7213,943.486-2224004892731,724259,53065,8106,284.25432,9033.87
        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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