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
1Arizona Diamondbacks199820183,3111,6351,676.494-415116462215,029113,22629,1523,479.25715,1934.22
2Atlanta Braves1876201821,25710,55210,551.5001171732319835294,477727,987189,22513,559.26093,8133.66
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201818,3528,6879,555.476-8689731418153179,118623,452161,30713,194.25983,9734.02
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201818,3429,4598,800.51865991382317883685,356627,472167,64013,363.26781,9363.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels
5Chicago Cubs1876201821,29010,84310,286.51355771731920634498,010729,279191,55814,024.26394,5833.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201818,3489,1739,072.503101563917533179,887621,311161,79511,219.26079,4353.77
7Cincinnati Reds1882201820,87810,48310,256.505227101051519833593,744712,143186,18513,102.26192,7683.74
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201818,3519,3308,930.5114009621318663383,045626,046166,35412,829.26681,2063.83
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320184,0591,9052,154.469-2490104559020,506139,76638,3944,601.27521,4174.98
10Detroit Tigers1901201818,3809,2719,016.50725571141616712485,009627,337166,63813,618.26683,9843.98
11Houston Astros196220189,0214,4394,577.492-138821118891037,786306,03477,8847,064.25438,1143.82
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920187,8723,8064,064.484-2588429871434,621269,89471,4356,013.26536,1534.21
13Los Angeles Angels196120189,1794,5954,581.501149111010431139,708311,76580,3227,952.25839,8313.94
        Also played as Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Anaheim Angels and California Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201820,67610,8139,724.5271089162363118265092,519704,569184,28912,582.26287,8493.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320184,0531,8982,155.468-2570222558517,366138,11935,6323,668.25818,7514.28
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920187,8803,7704,106.479-3363104876634,881267,92769,1257,457.25836,0964.18
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201818,3598,7559,495.480-74010631516672580,380626,470164,71310,656.26383,8763.98
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220189,0084,3154,685.479-370652910571536,735305,00476,2537,329.25037,8023.78
19New York Yankees1903201818,05010,2217,740.56924811840275316684287,605615,857164,16715,755.26775,2933.64
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201818,3158,8709,358.487-488161592619434080,944621,283160,65712,914.25983,7013.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201820,6859,70110,869.472-116812721420453491,594708,134184,75812,914.26197,5013.97
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201820,83810,42910,269.5041609951719554093,124714,526188,88511,313.26492,4673.72
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920187,8883,6454,241.462-59652059941231,559266,89166,6726,078.25034,5633.95
24San Francisco Giants1883201820,76311,0509,550.536150082382617685796,285709,074187,32214,457.26488,8613.57
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720186,5913,1083,481.472-3733004812529,323225,53058,7366,487.26030,9264.32
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201820,87810,7769,950.5208261323112821054495,777716,402190,90111,970.26692,0173.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820183,3091,5331,776.463-2432104455114,505112,71328,8543,332.25615,6294.38
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120189,1674,3844,777.479-39372081097741,258313,31081,3538,976.26043,0354.26
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720186,5913,2763,312.497-366227760730,484226,18059,0796,951.26130,1674.21
30Washington Nationals196920187,8753,8394,031.488-1925005917832,689266,53667,5906,543.25433,7053.86
        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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