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 Diamondbacks199820213,6901,8081,882.490-745116524216,770126,22632,3273,915.25616,9664.24
2Atlanta Braves1876202121,63310,76210,717.50145201732620445396,396740,804192,49814,096.26095,5273.67
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901202118,7308,8159,805.473-9909731418853480,753636,316164,48613,664.25886,1054.04
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901202118,7199,6658,971.519694101492418503787,381640,634171,15713,874.26783,7973.91
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels
5Chicago Cubs1876202121,67211,05410,457.51459781732121374599,813742,010194,68914,537.26296,2003.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901202118,7269,3599,264.503955631018143281,620634,164165,07511,671.26081,2333.78
7Cincinnati Reds1882202121,25410,66210,453.505209101051620513695,402724,656189,22813,611.26194,5023.75
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901202118,7279,5469,090.51245610621519323484,803638,594169,43913,299.26582,6793.83
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320214,4392,0842,355.469-2710105603122,350152,76541,7645,070.27323,4494.98
10Detroit Tigers1901202118,7539,3959,265.50313071141617292486,408639,881169,60313,973.26585,9994.00
11Houston Astros196220219,3974,6674,725.497-581031149381039,757318,84581,2407,615.25539,6093.81
        Also played as Houston Colt .45s
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920218,2493,9574,290.480-3338429931436,208282,54974,5376,402.26438,0324.24
13Los Angeles Angels196120219,5564,7684,785.499-179111011221241,479324,50283,4518,457.25741,7753.98
        Also played as Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Anaheim Angels and California Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884202121,05611,0569,861.5291195192573418765094,568717,498187,58013,207.26189,2603.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320214,4292,0502,379.463-3290223646518,837150,75538,6674,006.25620,5614.30
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920218,2593,9804,275.482-2954107947736,602280,65472,1727,989.25737,7754.17
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901202118,7408,9659,666.481-70112631717362582,335639,523168,08111,244.26385,6713.99
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220219,3814,5064,867.481-361652911371538,452317,67479,4477,816.25039,4573.79
19New York Yankees1903202118,43110,4447,899.56925451940275617184689,607628,694167,42616,389.26676,9693.65
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901202118,6949,1049,503.489-399171592919984182,856634,040163,79713,463.25885,2403.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883202121,0639,88511,063.472-117812721421153593,326720,881187,87013,386.26199,3213.98
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882202121,21410,58710,487.5021009951720334094,686727,279192,06111,664.26494,3543.74
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920218,2653,8224,441.463-619520610661233,197279,50769,6896,558.24936,2623.96
24San Francisco Giants1883202121,14011,2349,743.536149182382618535797,866721,837190,35814,854.26490,5333.58
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720216,9703,2783,690.470-4123004916630,958238,17761,6936,949.25932,8634.34
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882202121,25610,98010,124.5208561423113021524797,516728,921193,93912,424.26693,6183.68
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820213,6881,7681,920.479-1523206525116,327125,63132,0773,792.25517,1114.30
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120219,5444,5474,991.477-44472081178842,976326,00084,3989,444.25944,9984.28
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720216,9673,4483,516.495-686228855832,222238,92062,2337,509.26032,0684.24
30Washington Nationals196920218,2524,0304,218.489-18851169701034,566279,25770,9207,012.25435,4243.89
        Also played as Montreal Expos
 Washington Senators (1901-1960), see Minnesota Twins
 Washington Senators (1961-1971), see Texas Rangers

Inactive Franchises

National Association Franchises