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 Diamondbacks199820183,4021,6781,724.493-465116469215,410116,34329,9033,573.25715,5704.21
2Atlanta Braves1876201821,34810,60010,594.5006181732419975294,892731,100190,02213,651.26094,1933.66
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201818,4448,7149,620.475-9069731418313379,492626,575162,08113,305.25984,5044.02
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201818,4319,5188,830.519688101492417953785,861630,553168,48513,467.26782,3203.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels
5Chicago Cubs1876201821,38510,89810,326.51357271732020744598,434732,516192,39414,119.26394,9863.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201818,4409,2119,126.50285563917643280,278624,476162,56011,328.26079,9333.77
7Cincinnati Reds1882201820,96910,52410,306.505218101051519943694,139715,224186,97413,205.26193,2193.74
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201818,4439,3848,968.51141610621418753483,529629,196167,18612,946.26681,5483.83
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320184,1511,9622,189.473-2270105564020,961142,88939,2134,726.27421,7934.95
10Detroit Tigers1901201818,4699,2999,077.50622271141616782485,334630,309167,33013,693.26584,4523.98
11Houston Astros196220189,1104,4944,611.494-117921128981038,200308,98278,6057,177.25438,4223.81
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920187,9633,8424,119.483-2778429883434,997272,97072,1966,108.26436,5884.22
13Los Angeles Angels196120189,2694,6374,629.50089111010561240,101314,77181,0368,068.25740,2553.95
        Also played as Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Anaheim Angels and California Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201820,76910,8689,762.5271106172463218345092,989707,766185,10712,727.26288,1813.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320184,1421,9332,209.467-2760222568517,702141,14836,3583,740.25819,1984.29
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920187,9723,8244,144.480-3204105887635,321271,07669,9277,585.25836,4904.17
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201818,4538,8029,542.480-74010631516772580,828629,669165,53410,751.26384,3533.99
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220189,1024,3624,732.480-370652910671537,156308,19077,0197,429.25038,2103.78
19New York Yankees1903201818,14410,2757,781.56924941840275416774388,097619,054164,95915,909.26675,7013.65
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201818,4058,9319,387.488-456161592719544181,441624,400161,47513,050.25984,0533.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201820,7789,74410,919.472-117512721420553491,975711,276185,49713,024.26197,9403.98
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201820,92810,47610,312.5041649951719654093,486717,574189,65711,396.26492,8323.72
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920187,9763,6774,297.461-620520510021231,893269,93067,3896,176.25035,0023.96
24San Francisco Giants1883201820,85311,0889,602.536148682382617755796,590712,120188,00714,515.26489,2333.57
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720186,6813,1513,528.472-3773004823529,685228,60059,5046,575.26031,3444.32
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201820,97110,8279,992.5208351323112821144596,242719,570191,70112,089.26692,4263.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820183,4001,5901,810.468-2202104467114,941115,77929,6603,417.25615,9824.36
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120189,2564,4224,828.478-40672081105841,680316,33182,0999,088.26043,4904.26
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720186,6823,3163,363.496-476227782730,873229,25659,8517,075.26130,6574.23
30Washington Nationals196920187,9683,8844,080.488-1965005923933,167269,74868,4476,654.25434,1403.87
        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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