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 Diamondbacks199820173,2401,5961,644.493-485116451214,717110,88328,6203,397.25814,9264.23
2Atlanta Braves1876201721,18610,51010,522.500-12171732319665194,133725,518188,58913,476.26093,5363.66
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201718,2828,6679,505.477-8389731418022978,870621,068160,76413,117.25983,6124.01
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201718,2699,4108,776.51763491382317833684,985624,930166,97613,259.26781,6733.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels
5Chicago Cubs1876201721,22210,80310,258.51354571731920514497,673726,892190,94113,952.26394,3413.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201718,2789,1499,026.503123563917443079,622618,953161,22811,146.26079,0853.76
7Cincinnati Reds1882201720,80710,45710,211.506246101051519683593,443709,692185,57013,033.26192,4003.74
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201718,2819,2938,897.5113969621318553182,711623,601165,73912,730.26680,9003.83
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320173,9881,8712,117.469-2460104551020,181137,34837,7954,516.27521,0484.98
10Detroit Tigers1901201718,3079,2358,979.50725671141616582284,704624,815166,00413,558.26683,6563.98
11Houston Astros196220178,9484,3914,552.491-161821118851037,403303,52977,2156,972.25437,8883.83
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920177,8013,7844,015.485-2318429857434,359267,46570,8465,953.26535,7554.20
13Los Angeles Angels196120179,1074,5574,547.501109111010221039,380309,29979,7137,854.25839,5333.95
        Also played as Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Anaheim Angels and California Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201720,60610,7769,691.5271085162363118154992,185702,194183,71312,492.26287,5713.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320173,9811,8702,111.470-2410222541417,113135,66035,0553,612.25818,3894.27
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920177,8093,7284,077.478-3493104863534,567265,53468,5297,367.25835,8314.18
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201718,2918,7249,458.480-73410631516512380,090624,143164,15510,585.26383,5783.98
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220178,9404,2854,647.480-362652910431536,480302,72275,7377,259.25037,5033.78
19New York Yankees1903201717,98210,1757,719.56924561840275316584287,246613,539163,58515,642.26775,0323.64
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201718,2438,8349,322.487-488161592619324080,628618,821160,06812,823.25983,3793.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201720,6169,66410,837.471-117312721420363391,298705,853184,22712,838.26197,2123.97
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201720,76710,39410,233.5041619951719444092,794712,127188,27611,239.26492,1393.72
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920177,8143,6114,201.462-59052059771131,276264,44466,1006,014.25034,2353.95
24San Francisco Giants1883201720,69111,0159,513.537150282382617565795,987706,579186,68314,382.26488,5343.56
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720176,5193,0623,455.470-3933004799529,008223,08758,1026,399.26030,6334.32
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201720,80910,7399,918.5208211323112820924495,483714,072190,33211,884.26791,7353.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820173,2381,5001,738.463-2382104435114,225110,30428,2453,267.25615,3364.40
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120179,0944,3554,733.479-37872081081640,943310,87880,7918,894.26042,6424.25
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720176,5203,2433,274.498-316227745630,164223,77958,5156,858.26129,8254.21
30Washington Nationals196920177,8063,8024,000.487-1985005905732,396264,23167,0456,463.25433,4583.87
        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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