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List of all-time Major League Baseball win–loss records

The following is a listing of all 30 current Major League Baseball (MLB) teams ranked by win-loss record percentage, accurate as of the end of the April 10th, 2019. The records do not count wins and losses recorded by a team's playing time in the National Association of Professional Base Ball Players (NAPP). Counting MLB statistics, the New York Yankees have the highest win-loss record percentage, with .567. The San Diego Padres have the lowest win-loss record percentage, with .461. The San Francisco Giants and Tampa Bay Rays have recorded the most and least overall wins, with 11,092 and 1,599, respectively. The Chicago Cubs lead the association with the most played games, with 21,395. Conversely, the Rays have played the fewest overall games, with 3,412.

Regular seasonEdit

 
The New York Yankees have the highest all-time win–loss record percentage in Major League Baseball history
Best win–loss record in division
Rank Team Won Lost Draw Pct. First MLB Season Total Games Division
1 New York Yankees 10,393 7,934 88 .567 1901 18,426 AL East
2 San Francisco Giants 11,092 9,610 163 .536 1883 20,865 NL West
3 Los Angeles Dodgers 10,876 9,766 139 .527 1883 20,781 NL West
4 St. Louis Cardinals 10,833 9,997 151 .520 1882 20,981 NL Central
5 Boston Red Sox 9,521 8,839 83 .519 1901 18,443 AL East
6 Chicago Cubs 10,901 10,333 161 .513 1876 21,395 NL Central
7 Cleveland Indians 9,391 8,971 91 .511 1901 18,453 AL Central
8 Detroit Tigers 9,306 9,081 93 .506 1901 18,480 AL Central
9 Cincinnati Reds 10,526 10,314 139 .505 1882 20,979 NL Central
10 Pittsburgh Pirates 10,481 10,316 140 .504 1882 20,937 NL Central
11 Chicago White Sox 9,214 9,133 103 .502 1901 18,450 AL Central
12 Los Angeles Angels 4,643 4,635 3 .500 1961 9,281 AL West
13 Atlanta Braves 10,607 10,598 154 .500 1876 21,359 NL East
14 Toronto Blue Jays 3,320 3,371 3 .496 1977 6,694 AL East
15 Houston Astros 4,501 4,616 5 .494 1962 9,122 AL West
16 Arizona Diamondbacks 1,684 1,729 0 .493 1998 3,413 NL West
17 Washington Nationals 3,889 4,085 4 .488 1969 7,978 NL East
18 Oakland Athletics 8,938 9,395 87 .488 1901 18,420 AL West
19 Kansas City Royals 3,844 4,127 2 .482 1969 7,973 AL Central
20 Milwaukee Brewers 3,832 4,148 4 .480 1969 7,984 NL Central
21 Minnesota Twins 8,808 9,545 109 .480 1901 18,462 AL Central
22 New York Mets 4,368 4,736 8 .480 1962 9,112 NL East
23 Texas Rangers 4,427 4,834 6 .478 1961 9,267 AL West
24 Baltimore Orioles 8,719 9,626 110 .475 1901 18,455 AL East
25 Seattle Mariners 3,162 3,530 2 .473 1977 6,694 AL West
26 Colorado Rockies 1,965 2,198 0 .472 1993 4,163 NL West
27 Philadelphia Phillies 9,751 10,922 115 .472 1883 20,788 NL East
28 Tampa Bay Rays 1,599 1,813 0 .469 1998 3,412 AL East
29 Miami Marlins 1,936 2,217 0 .466 1993 4,153 NL East
30 San Diego Padres 3,684 4,302 2 .461 1969 7,988 NL West

World SeriesEdit

The following world series listing is accurate through the end of the 2019 World Series. The New York Yankees have the most world series wins (134) and the most world series games played (225). The Toronto Blue Jays have the highest world series winning percentage (.667). Only the Seattle Mariners have never played in a World Series. Excluding that team, the Colorado Rockies have the lowest world series winning percentage (.000).

Best win–loss record in division
Team active in world series
Rank Team Won Lost Pct. Last World Series
appearance
Total Games Division
1 Toronto Blue Jays 8 4 .667 1993 12 AL East
2 Boston Red Sox 49 29 .628 2018 79 AL East
3 Miami Marlins 8 5 .615 2003 13 NL East
4 New York Yankees 134 91 .596 2009 225 AL East
5 Arizona Diamondbacks 4 3 .571 2001 7 NL West
5 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 4 3 .571 2002 7 AL West
5 Washington Nationals 4 3 .571 2019 7 NL East
8 Chicago White Sox 17 13 .567 2005 30 AL Central
9 Oakland Athletics 41 34 .547 1990 75 AL West
10 Baltimore Orioles 21 18 .538 1983 39 AL East
11 Kansas City Royals 13 12 .520 2015 25 AL Central
12 Cincinnati Reds 26 25 .510 1990 51 NL Central
13 San Francisco Giants 57 57 .500 2014 116 NL West
14 St. Louis Cardinals 58 60 .492 2013 118 NL Central
15 Pittsburgh Pirates 23 24 .489 1979 47 NL Central
16 Minnesota Twins 19 21 .475 1991 40 AL Central
17 Cleveland Indians 17 20 .459 2016 37 AL Central
18 Atlanta Braves 24 29 .453 1999 53 NL East
19 New York Mets 13 16 .448 2015 29 NL East
20 Milwaukee Brewers 3 4 .429 1982 7 NL Central
21 Detroit Tigers 27 37 .422 2012 65 AL Central
22 Los Angeles Dodgers 49 68 .419 2018 117 NL West
23 Chicago Cubs 23 36 .390 2016 60 NL Central
24 Houston Astros 7 11 .389 2019 18 AL West
25 Philadelphia Phillies 14 23 .378 2009 37 NL East
26 Texas Rangers 4 8 .333 2011 12 AL West
27 Tampa Bay Rays 1 4 .200 2008 5 AL East
28 San Diego Padres 1 8 .111 1998 9 NL West
29 Colorado Rockies 0 4 .000 2007 4 NL West
30 Seattle Mariners 0 0 never (franchise began 1977) 0 AL West

* including a tied game (1907 World Series game 1 (Tigers vs. Cubs), 1912 World Series game 2 (Giants vs. Red Sox) and 1922 World Series game 2 (Giants vs. Yankees).)

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