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2003 Major League Baseball season

The 2003 Major League Baseball season ended when the Florida Marlins defeated the New York Yankees in a six-game World Series. The Detroit Tigers set the American League record for losses in a season, with 119, and the Marlins became the first team to win the championship twice as a wild card.

2003 MLB season
LeagueMajor League Baseball
DurationMarch 30 – October 25, 2003
Top draft pickDelmon Young
Picked byTampa Bay Devil Rays
Regular Season
Season MVPAL: Alex Rodriguez (TEX)
NL: Barry Bonds (SF)
League Postseason
AL championsNew York Yankees
  AL runners-upBoston Red Sox
NL championsFlorida Marlins
  NL runners-upChicago Cubs
World Series
ChampionsFlorida Marlins
  Runners-upNew York Yankees
World Series MVPJosh Beckett (FLA)
MLB seasons


Major league baseball final standingsEdit



  Division Series
League Championship Series
World Series
  1 NY Yankees 3  
3 Minnesota 1  
  1 NY Yankees 4  
American League
  4 Boston 3  
2 Oakland 2
  4 Boston 3  
    AL1 NY Yankees 2
  NL4 Florida 4
  1 Atlanta 2  
3 Chicago Cubs 3  
  3 Chicago Cubs 3
National League
  4 Florida 4  
2 San Francisco 1
  4 Florida 3  

Statistical leadersEdit


See alsoEdit

External linksEdit


  1. ^ "Charlton's Baseball Chronology". Archived from the original on November 3, 2013. Retrieved December 13, 2012.
  2. ^ Mackin, Bob (2004). The Unofficial Guide to Baseball's Most Unusual Records. Canada: Greystone Books. p. 240. ISBN 9781553650386.