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 Diamondbacks199820183,2631,6121,651.494-395116457214,823111,64228,7923,421.25814,9994.23
2Atlanta Braves1876201821,20910,52310,532.500-9171732319795294,260726,341188,80713,501.26093,6363.66
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201818,3068,6739,523.477-8509731418103178,947621,890160,93913,141.25983,7434.01
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201818,2929,4288,781.51864791382317863685,116625,748167,19813,287.26781,7403.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels
5Chicago Cubs1876201821,24310,81410,268.51354671731920584497,794727,661191,14013,976.26394,4343.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201818,2999,1549,042.503112563917493179,699619,673161,39811,171.26079,2143.77
7Cincinnati Reds1882201820,83110,46210,230.506232101051519773593,527710,500185,75713,049.26192,5333.74
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201818,3039,3068,906.5114009621318573382,788624,354165,90312,758.26680,9663.83
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320184,0141,8852,129.470-2440104556020,292138,20337,9924,549.27521,1784.97
10Detroit Tigers1901201818,3299,2458,991.50725471141616652484,814625,590166,20413,578.26683,7643.98
11Houston Astros196220188,9744,4084,561.491-153821118881037,530304,40877,4416,999.25437,9573.82
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920187,8233,7894,032.484-2438429867434,431268,20971,0225,971.26535,8784.21
13Los Angeles Angels196120189,1324,5734,556.501179111010341139,505310,17879,9347,890.25839,6423.95
        Also played as Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Anaheim Angels and California Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201820,62910,7879,703.5261084162363118215092,289703,007183,90912,514.26287,6633.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320184,0051,8772,128.469-2510222554517,194136,49935,2433,629.25818,5264.28
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920187,8343,7444,086.478-3423104870634,672266,38868,7407,397.25835,9244.18
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201818,3108,7329,469.480-73710631516592580,166624,814164,31010,605.26383,6773.98
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220188,9624,3004,654.480-354652910491536,583303,45075,9077,280.25037,5973.78
19New York Yankees1903201818,00510,1897,728.56924611840275316664287,388614,337163,79715,680.26775,1403.65
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201818,2688,8479,334.487-487161592619404080,756619,693160,30112,854.25983,4963.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201820,6399,67910,845.472-116612721420413491,413706,615184,40512,858.26197,2963.97
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201820,79110,40710,244.5041639951719524092,916712,957188,49111,264.26492,2513.72
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920187,8403,6204,218.462-59852059881231,375265,32566,2956,039.25034,3633.95
24San Francisco Giants1883201820,71511,0269,526.536150082382617645796,063707,395186,87314,407.26488,6293.56
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720186,5423,0753,465.470-3903004805529,104223,85858,2956,425.26030,7454.33
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201820,83210,7539,927.5208261323112821024495,598714,846190,52311,916.26791,8163.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820183,2601,5091,751.463-2422104446114,321111,05228,4373,284.25615,4484.40
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120189,1204,3644,750.479-38672081093741,037311,74380,9918,919.26042,7754.25
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720186,5433,2573,283.498-266227755730,287224,55558,6926,888.26129,9204.21
30Washington Nationals196920187,8313,8134,014.487-2015005911832,509265,07867,2466,489.25433,5683.87
        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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