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 of Anaheim
1Arizona Diamondbacks199820173,1741,5591,615.491-565115444214,392108,67028,0733,301.25814,6434.24
2Atlanta Braves1876201721,11910,48510,480.5005171732319585193,849723,232187,99113,411.26093,1963.65
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901201718,2168,6389,468.477-8309731417952978,571618,759160,15513,022.25983,2874.01
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901201718,2059,3728,750.51762281382217793684,665622,659166,41013,189.26781,4013.90
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
5Chicago Cubs1876201721,15510,76010,234.51352661731820434497,298724,610190,32813,863.26394,0733.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901201718,2099,1208,986.504134563917353079,331616,607160,63111,064.26178,7263.76
7Cincinnati Reds1882201720,74110,42910,173.506256101051519613593,135707,516185,02912,945.26292,0583.73
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901201718,2139,2408,882.5103588621218523182,343621,282165,12012,626.26680,7133.84
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320173,9241,8402,084.469-2440103548019,877135,18637,2104,440.27520,7674.99
10Detroit Tigers1901201718,2409,2158,932.50828371141616502284,429622,509165,41213,487.26683,2433.97
11Houston Astros196220178,8824,3544,523.490-169710108801037,073301,26676,6066,892.25437,5873.82
        Also played as Houston Colt .45's
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920177,7343,7523,980.485-2288429849434,058265,17270,2255,873.26535,3924.20
13Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim196120179,0434,5244,516.50089111010141039,067307,15879,1847,771.25839,2443.94
        Also played as Anaheim Angels, California Angels and Los Angeles Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884201720,54110,7389,664.5261074152263018034991,910700,037183,20212,409.26287,3173.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320173,9131,8362,077.469-2410222538416,766133,31134,4253,528.25818,0334.26
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920177,7463,6944,048.477-3543104857534,310263,44468,0237,289.25835,5744.19
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901201718,2248,6879,428.480-74110631416422379,706621,837163,52710,485.26383,2853.98
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220178,8724,2594,605.480-346652910321536,198300,43275,1657,177.25037,1343.76
19New York Yankees1903201717,91510,1347,693.56824411840275216554286,894611,267162,99215,539.26774,7753.65
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901201718,1778,8029,288.487-486161592619284080,305616,563159,48212,723.25983,0453.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883201720,5489,63110,802.471-117112721420233390,979703,518183,63012,759.26196,8803.97
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882201720,70210,36810,194.5041749951719384092,541709,966187,76011,181.26491,8343.71
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920177,7483,5824,164.462-58252059681131,034262,27065,5975,941.25033,9153.94
24San Francisco Giants1883201720,62710,9889,476.537151282382617535795,732704,414186,12514,333.26488,2543.56
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720176,4553,0323,421.470-3893004787528,721220,88257,5386,311.26030,3304.32
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882201720,74310,7039,888.5208151323112820854495,160711,863189,76411,801.26791,4453.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820173,1731,4711,702.464-2312104428113,982108,14427,7513,182.25715,0684.41
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120179,0284,3234,699.479-37672081072640,612308,65780,2268,801.26042,2854.24
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720176,4543,2113,240.498-296227731629,870221,53557,9866,761.26229,5224.21
30Washington Nationals196920177,7393,7623,973.486-2114004898732,107262,01366,4936,389.25433,2103.87
        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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