MLB Franchise Histories



Baltimore Orioles (1954 - present)
      St Louis Browns (1902 - 1953)
      Milwaukee Brewers (1st) (1901)
Boston Red Sox (1908 - present)
      Boston Americans (1901 - 1907)
Chicago White Sox (1901 - present)
Cleveland Indians (1915 - present)
      Cleveland Naps (1903 - 1914)
      Cleveland Bronchos (1902)
      Cleveland Blues (1901)
Detroit Tigers (1901 - present)
Houston Astros (1965 - present)
      Houston Colt .45s (1962 - 1964)
Kansas City Royals (1969 - present)
Los Angeles Angels (1961-1964,2005-present)
      Anaheim Angels (1997 - 2004)
      California Angels (1965 - 1996)
Minnesota Twins (1961 - present)
      Washington Senators (1901 - 1960)
New York Yankees (1913 - present)
      New York Highlanders (1903 - 1912)
      Baltimore Orioles (1st) (1901 - 1902)
Oakland As (1968 - present)
      Kansas City As (1955 - 1967)
      Philadelphia As (1901 - 1954)
Seattle Mariners (1977 - present)
Tampa Bay Rays (2008 - present)
      Tampa Bay Devil Rays (1998 - 2007)
Texas Rangers (1972 - present)
      Washington Senators (1961 - 1971)
Toronto Blue Jays (1977 - present)
Arizona Diamondbacks (1998 - present)
Atlanta Braves (1966 - present)
      Milwaukee Braves (1953 - 1965)
      Boston Bees (1936 - 1940)
      Boston Braves (1911-35,1941-52)
      Boston Rustlers (1909 - 1910)
      Boston Doves (1907 - 1908)
      Boston Beaneaters (1901 - 1906)
Chicago Cubs (1903 - present)
      Chicago Orphans (1901 - 1902)
Cincinnati Reds (1901 - present)
Colorado Rockies (1993 - present)
Los Angeles Dodgers (1958 - present)
      Brooklyn Dodgers (1911-12,1932-57)
      Brooklyn Robins (1914 - 1931)
      Brooklyn Superbas (1901-10, 1913)
Miami Marlins (2012 - present)
      Florida Marlins (1993 - 2011)
Milwaukee Brewers (1970 - present)
      Seattle Pilots (1969)
New York Mets (1962 - present)
Philadelphia Phillies (1901-42,45-pres)
      Philadelphia Blue Jays (1943 - 1944)
Pittsburgh Pirates (1901 - present)
St Louis Cardinals (1901 - present)
San Diego Padres (1969 - present)
San Francisco Giants (1958 - present)
      New York Giants (1901 - 1957)
Washington Nationals (2005 - present)
      Montreal Expos (1969 - 2004)