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 Diamondbacks199820173,1791,5611,618.491-575115445214,420108,83828,1163,307.25814,6664.24
2Atlanta Braves1876201721,12410,48610,484.5002171732319585193,868723,403188,02713,417.26093,2303.66
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201718,2218,6409,471.477-8319731417952978,594618,923160,19813,028.25983,3124.01
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201718,2109,3738,754.51761981382217803684,679622,836166,44413,193.26781,4213.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels
5Chicago Cubs1876201721,16010,76410,235.51352961731820434497,322724,775190,36913,867.26394,0863.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201718,2149,1218,990.504131563917353079,345616,775160,67111,069.26178,7543.76
7Cincinnati Reds1882201720,74610,43010,177.506253101051519613593,154707,668185,05812,952.26292,0853.73
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201718,2189,2458,882.5103638621218523182,380621,456165,17712,634.26680,7283.84
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320173,9291,8422,087.469-2450103548019,906135,35437,2594,448.27520,7944.99
10Detroit Tigers1901201718,2459,2168,936.50828071141616502284,449622,692165,45813,489.26683,2793.97
11Houston Astros196220178,8874,3574,525.491-168710108801037,106301,45176,6656,899.25437,6133.82
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920177,7393,7573,980.486-2238429851434,094265,35470,2805,887.26535,4044.19
13Los Angeles Angels196120179,0474,5264,518.50089111010141039,088307,30079,2247,778.25839,2703.95
        Also played as Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Anaheim Angels and California Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201720,54610,7439,664.5261079152263018044991,939700,207183,25512,419.26287,3343.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320173,9181,8392,079.469-2400222538416,804133,49534,4803,538.25818,0634.26
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920177,7503,6964,050.477-3543104857534,335263,58668,0617,296.25835,5964.19
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201718,2298,6889,432.479-74410631416422379,729622,008163,57110,488.26383,3173.98
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220178,8774,2624,607.481-345652910321536,220300,60975,2117,183.25037,1563.77
19New York Yankees1903201717,91910,1377,694.56924431840275216554286,918611,404163,03115,546.26774,7923.65
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201718,1828,8039,292.486-489161592619284080,318616,714159,51212,730.25983,0643.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201720,5539,63310,805.471-117212721420233391,006703,695183,67912,766.26196,9103.97
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201720,70710,36910,198.5041719951719384092,561710,142187,80811,185.26491,8703.71
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920177,7533,5844,167.462-58352059711131,057262,45265,6425,948.25033,9363.94
24San Francisco Giants1883201720,63210,9919,478.537151382382617535795,755704,599186,17514,333.26488,2773.56
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720176,4603,0353,423.470-3883004789528,741221,06157,5766,317.26030,3504.32
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201720,74810,7069,890.5208161323112820864495,186712,027189,81311,810.26791,4623.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820173,1781,4731,705.463-2322104429114,000108,29627,7843,185.25715,0884.41
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120179,0334,3264,701.479-37572081072640,642308,82880,2728,811.26042,3234.25
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720176,4593,2143,242.498-286227731629,883221,68658,0146,766.26229,5374.21
30Washington Nationals196920177,7433,7653,974.486-2094004899732,125262,15266,5296,393.25433,2283.87
        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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