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 Diamondbacks199820173,1731,5581,615.491-575115444214,386108,63328,0613,298.25814,6384.24
2Atlanta Braves1876201721,11810,48410,480.5004171732319585193,837723,191187,97813,408.26093,1933.65
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201718,2158,6389,467.477-8299731417952978,564618,720160,14313,021.25983,2794.01
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201718,2049,3718,750.51762181382217793684,659622,624166,40113,189.26781,3993.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
5Chicago Cubs1876201721,15410,76010,233.51352761731820434497,294724,572190,31613,862.26394,0623.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201718,2089,1208,985.504135563917343079,325616,569160,62111,064.26178,7193.76
7Cincinnati Reds1882201720,74010,42910,172.506257101051519613593,134707,488185,02512,945.26292,0553.73
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201718,2129,2398,882.5103578621218513182,330621,244165,10512,624.26680,7103.84
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320173,9231,8402,083.469-2430103548019,872135,15337,2014,439.27520,7544.99
10Detroit Tigers1901201718,2399,2148,932.50828271141616502284,423622,474165,40113,485.26683,2403.97
11Houston Astros196220178,8814,3534,523.490-170710108801037,065301,22576,5906,889.25437,5803.82
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920177,7333,7513,980.485-2298429849434,051265,13270,2115,872.26535,3864.20
13Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim196120179,0424,5244,515.50099111010141039,065307,12579,1777,770.25839,2383.94
        Also played as Anaheim Angels, California Angels and Los Angeles Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201720,54010,7389,663.5261075152263018034991,907700,004183,19512,409.26287,3053.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320173,9121,8352,077.469-2420222538416,763133,27734,4153,528.25818,0324.26
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920177,7453,6944,047.477-3533104857534,309263,41368,0177,288.25835,5684.19
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201718,2238,6879,427.480-74010631416422379,703621,804163,52010,485.26383,2793.98
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220178,8714,2584,605.480-347652910321536,191300,40075,1557,175.25037,1293.76
19New York Yankees1903201717,91410,1337,693.56824401840275216554286,889611,232162,98115,538.26774,7743.65
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201718,1768,8029,287.487-485161592619284080,300616,524159,46812,723.25983,0383.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201720,5479,63010,802.471-117212721420233390,973703,488183,62212,758.26196,8793.97
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201720,70110,36710,194.5041739951719384092,528709,924187,74211,180.26491,8293.71
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920177,7473,5814,164.462-58352059681131,022262,22065,5775,939.25033,9063.94
24San Francisco Giants1883201720,62610,9889,475.537151382382617535795,723704,371186,11414,332.26488,2423.56
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720176,4543,0323,420.470-3883004787528,720220,84957,5316,311.26030,3254.32
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201720,74210,7029,888.5208141323112820854495,149711,826189,75311,800.26791,4413.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820173,1721,4711,701.464-2302104428113,979108,10827,7453,179.25715,0644.41
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120179,0274,3224,699.479-37772081072640,608308,62280,2198,799.26042,2824.24
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720176,4533,2113,239.498-286227731629,867221,50257,9776,761.26229,5094.21
30Washington Nationals196920177,7383,7623,972.486-2104004898732,102261,97966,4856,389.25433,2043.87
        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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