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 Diamondbacks199820203,6241,7881,836.493-485116511216,492123,97331,8043,851.25716,6084.22
2Atlanta Braves1876202021,57010,73210,684.50148201732620335396,095738,734192,01014,003.26095,2243.67
        Also played as Milwaukee Braves, Boston Braves, Boston Bees, Boston Rustlers, Boston Doves, Boston Beaneaters and Boston Red Stockings
3Baltimore Orioles1901202018,6668,7939,763.474-9709731418733480,495634,197163,98313,595.25985,7794.04
        Also played as St. Louis Browns and Milwaukee Brewers
 Boston Braves, see Atlanta Braves
4Boston Red Sox1901202018,6539,6268,944.518682101492418383787,054638,406170,59113,793.26783,4993.91
        Also played as Boston Americans
 Brooklyn Dodgers, see Los Angeles Dodgers
 California Angels, see Los Angeles Angels
5Chicago Cubs1876202021,60711,01610,430.51458681732121174599,513739,895194,19414,449.26295,9433.68
        Also played as Chicago Orphans, Chicago Colts and Chicago White Stockings
6Chicago White Sox1901202018,6619,3189,240.502785631018073281,292632,052164,53711,606.26081,0113.78
7Cincinnati Reds1882202021,19110,63010,422.505208101051620333695,083722,516188,69213,522.26194,1733.75
        Also played as Cincinnati Redlegs and Cincinnati Red Stockings
8Cleveland Indians1901202018,6659,5129,062.51245010621519173484,546636,580168,98613,228.26582,4143.83
        Also played as Cleveland Naps, Cleveland Bronchos and Cleveland Blues
9Colorado Rockies199320204,3732,0592,314.471-2550105593122,071150,60641,2435,013.27423,1044.98
10Detroit Tigers1901202018,6889,3699,226.50414371141617182486,165637,752169,12613,904.26585,6854.00
11Houston Astros196220209,3324,6304,697.496-671031149281039,399316,58780,6217,534.25539,3373.81
        Also played as Houston Colt .45s
 Kansas City Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
12Kansas City Royals196920208,1853,9274,256.480-3298429922435,936280,45474,0376,338.26437,7294.24
13Los Angeles Angels196120209,4914,7354,753.499-189111011001241,164322,33382,9058,373.25741,4443.98
        Also played as Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Anaheim Angels and California Angels
14Los Angeles Dodgers1884202020,99111,0179,835.5281182192573418605094,224715,301187,04413,124.26189,0073.53
        Also played as Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Robins, Brooklyn Superbas, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Grooms, Brooklyn Grays and Brooklyn Atlantics
15Miami Marlins199320204,3642,0212,343.463-3220223630518,580148,59538,1563,946.25720,3104.31
        Also played as Florida Marlins
 Milwaukee Braves, see Atlanta Braves
16Milwaukee Brewers196920208,1943,9424,248.481-3064107930736,337278,53871,7227,910.25737,5204.18
        Also played as Seattle Pilots
 Milwaukee Brewers (1901), see Baltimore Orioles
17Minnesota Twins1901202018,6758,9399,627.481-68812631717152582,036637,338167,54911,149.26385,3223.99
        Also played as Washington Senators
 Montreal Expos, see Washington Nationals
 New York Giants, see San Francisco Giants
18New York Mets196220209,3244,4744,842.480-368652911111538,233315,83779,0157,757.25039,2553.80
19New York Yankees1903202018,36610,4117,867.57025441940275617094689,355626,552166,92516,309.26676,7103.65
        Also played as New York Highlanders
20Oakland Athletics1901202018,6279,0649,476.489-412171592919874182,560631,869163,28913,378.25884,9653.98
        Also played as Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics
 Philadelphia Athletics, see Oakland Athletics
21Philadelphia Phillies1883202021,0009,85311,032.472-117912721421033593,055718,795187,36713,321.26199,0453.98
        Also played as Philadelphia Quakers
22Pittsburgh Pirates1882202021,15010,56410,446.5031189951720124094,463725,163191,57911,618.26494,0413.73
        Also played as Pittsburgh Alleghenys
23San Diego Padres196920208,1983,7844,412.462-628520610501232,900277,29369,1766,490.24936,0323.97
24San Francisco Giants1883202021,07511,1949,718.535147682382618325797,567719,718189,87114,763.26490,3033.58
        Also played as New York Giants and New York Gothams
25Seattle Mariners197720206,9033,2463,655.470-4093004894630,697236,02961,2446,874.25932,5404.34
 Seattle Pilots, see Milwaukee Brewers
 St. Louis Browns, see Baltimore Orioles
26St. Louis Cardinals1882202021,19110,94810,091.5208571423113021454797,246726,771193,44712,350.26693,3173.67
        Also played as St. Louis Perfectos, St. Louis Browns and St. Louis Brown Stockings
27Tampa Bay Rays199820203,6221,7261,896.477-1703206509115,999123,38231,5573,714.25616,8674.32
        Also played as Tampa Bay Devil Rays
28Texas Rangers196120209,4784,5224,950.477-42872081162842,714323,80783,8939,373.25944,6804.28
        Also played as Washington Senators
29Toronto Blue Jays197720206,9043,4153,486.495-716228842831,901236,77261,6667,410.26031,7974.24
30Washington Nationals196920208,1904,0034,183.489-18051169591034,333277,22870,4266,951.25435,1653.88
        Also played as Montreal Expos
 Washington Senators (1901-1960), see Minnesota Twins
 Washington Senators (1961-1971), see Texas Rangers

Earlier Franchises

National Association Franchises