World Series Winners List and Standings

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Baseball fans out there especially the fans of MLB would name their most favorite game show and sport event. Yes, for them the World Series is more awaited event than the FIFA World Cup or the ICC world cup. Baseball which is also known as America Cricket is a bat and ball game. Since it is the national sport of America, the sport is most loved in America than any other country. World Series is played among 2 United States leagues of Baseball that are American League and National League. Champions from both leagues face each other in the final of World Series. Championship is awarded to the team with best-of-seven playoff. The championship trophy for the World Series is known as Commissioner’s Trophy as well.

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The first World Series was played in 1903 and since then, it is played every year. The only exception where there were no Series held was 1904 and 1994. In 1904, the champion of previous World Series Boston Americas refused to play and in 1994 the Series was canceled due to strike of player. Up till now, 111 World Series have been played. Overall, the American League has won 63 titles while the National League has won the title 48 times. New York Yankees from the American League appears 40 times while own the trophy 27 times. That is most of the time than any other team in both divisions. On the top second list of most winning teams resides the St. Louis Cardinals, a franchise form National League won the championship 11 times while they appears in World Series 19 times.

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World Series Winner List

Year Winning team Losing team Games
1903 Boston Americans (1, 1–0) Pittsburg Pirates (1, 0–1) 5–3
1904 No World Series
1905 New York Giants (1, 1–0) Philadelphia Athletics (1, 0–1) 4–1
1906 Chicago White Sox (1, 1–0) Chicago Cubs (1, 0–1) 4–2
1907 Chicago Cubs (2, 1–1) Detroit Tigers (1, 0–1) 4–0–(1)
1908 Chicago Cubs (3, 2–1) Detroit Tigers (2, 0–2) 4–1
1909 Pittsburg Pirates (2, 1–1) Detroit Tigers (3, 0–3) 4–3
1910 Philadelphia Athletics (2, 1–1) Chicago Cubs (4, 2–2) 4–1
1911 Philadelphia Athletics (3, 2–1) New York Giants (2, 1–1) 4–2
1912 Boston Red Sox (2, 2–0) New York Giants (3, 1–2) 4–3–(1)
1913 Philadelphia Athletics (4, 3–1) New York Giants (4, 1–3) 4–1
1914 Boston Braves (1, 1–0) Philadelphia Athletics (5, 3–2) 4–0
1915 Boston Red Sox (3, 3–0) Philadelphia Phillies (1, 0–1) 4–1
1916 Boston Red Sox (4, 4–0) Brooklyn Robins (1, 0–1) 4–1
1917 Chicago White Sox (2, 2–0) New York Giants (5, 1–4) 4–2
1918 Boston Red Sox (5, 5–0) Chicago Cubs (5, 2–3) 4–2
1919 Cincinnati Reds (1, 1–0) Chicago White Sox (3, 2–1) 5–3
1920 Cleveland Indians (1, 1–0) Brooklyn Robins (2, 0–2) 5–2
1921 New York Giants (6, 2–4) New York Yankees (1, 0–1) 5–3
1922 New York Giants (7, 3–4) New York Yankees (2, 0–2) 4–0–(1)
1923 New York Yankees (3, 1–2) New York Giants (8, 3–5) 4–2
1924 Washington Senators (1, 1–0) New York Giants (9, 3–6) 4–3
1925 Pittsburgh Pirates (3, 2–1) Washington Senators (2, 1–1) 4–3
1926 St. Louis Cardinals (1, 1–0) New York Yankees (4, 1–3) 4–3
1927 New York Yankees (5, 2–3) Pittsburgh Pirates (4, 2–2) 4–0
1928 New York Yankees (6, 3–3) St. Louis Cardinals (2, 1–1) 4–0
1929 Philadelphia Athletics (6, 4–2) Chicago Cubs (6, 2–4) 4–1
1930 Philadelphia Athletics (7, 5–2) St. Louis Cardinals (3, 1–2) 4–2
1931 St. Louis Cardinals (4, 2–2) Philadelphia Athletics (8, 5–3) 4–3
1932 New York Yankees (7, 4–3) Chicago Cubs (7, 2–5) 4–0
1933 New York Giants (10, 4–6) Washington Senators (3, 1–2) 4–1
1934 St. Louis Cardinals (5, 3–2) Detroit Tigers (4, 0–4) 4–3
1935 Detroit Tigers (5, 1–4) Chicago Cubs (8, 2–6) 4–2
1936 New York Yankees (8, 5–3) New York Giants (11, 4–7) 4–2
1937 New York Yankees (9, 6–3) New York Giants (12, 4–8) 4–1
1938 New York Yankees (10, 7–3) Chicago Cubs (9, 2–7) 4–0
1939 New York Yankees (11, 8–3) Cincinnati Reds (2, 1–1) 4–0
1940 Cincinnati Reds (3, 2–1) Detroit Tigers (6, 1–5) 4–3
1941 New York Yankees (12, 9–3) Brooklyn Dodgers (3, 0–3) 4–1
1942 St. Louis Cardinals (6, 4–2) New York Yankees (13, 9–4) 4–1
1943 New York Yankees (14, 10–4) St. Louis Cardinals (7, 4–3) 4–1
1944 St. Louis Cardinals (8, 5–3) St. Louis Browns (1, 0–1) 4–2
1945 Detroit Tigers (7, 2–5) Chicago Cubs (10, 2–8) 4–3
1946 St. Louis Cardinals (9, 6–3) Boston Red Sox (6, 5–1) 4–3
1947 New York Yankees (15, 11–4) Brooklyn Dodgers (4, 0–4) 4–3
1948 Cleveland Indians (2, 2–0) Boston Braves (2, 1–1) 4–2
1949 New York Yankees (16, 12–4) Brooklyn Dodgers (5, 0–5) 4–1
1950 New York Yankees (17, 13–4) Philadelphia Phillies (2, 0–2) 4–0
1951 New York Yankees (18, 14–4) New York Giants (13, 4–9) 4–2
1952 New York Yankees (19, 15–4) Brooklyn Dodgers (6, 0–6) 4–3
1953 New York Yankees (20, 16–4) Brooklyn Dodgers (7, 0–7) 4–2
1954 New York Giants (14, 5–9) Cleveland Indians (3, 2–1) 4–0
1955 Brooklyn Dodgers (8, 1–7) New York Yankees (21, 16–5) 4–3
1956 New York Yankees (22, 17–5) Brooklyn Dodgers (9, 1–8) 4–3
1957 Milwaukee Braves (3, 2–1) New York Yankees (23, 17–6) 4–3
1958 New York Yankees (24, 18–6) Milwaukee Braves (4, 2–2) 4–3
1959 Los Angeles Dodgers (10, 2–8) Chicago White Sox (4, 2–2) 4–2
1960 Pittsburgh Pirates (5, 3–2) New York Yankees (25, 18–7) 4–3
1961 New York Yankees (26, 19–7) Cincinnati Reds (4, 2–2) 4–1
1962 New York Yankees (27, 20–7) San Francisco Giants (15, 5–10) 4–3
1963 Los Angeles Dodgers (11, 3–8) New York Yankees (28, 20–8) 4–0
1964 St. Louis Cardinals (10, 7–3) New York Yankees (29, 20–9) 4–3
1965 Los Angeles Dodgers (12, 4–8) Minnesota Twins (4, 1–3) 4–3
1966 Baltimore Orioles (2, 1–1) Los Angeles Dodgers (13, 4–9) 4–0
1967 St. Louis Cardinals (11, 8–3) Boston Red Sox (7, 5–2) 4–3
1968 Detroit Tigers (8, 3–5) St. Louis Cardinals (12, 8–4) 4–3
1969 New York Mets (1, 1–0) Baltimore Orioles (3, 1–2) 4–1
1970 Baltimore Orioles (4, 2–2) Cincinnati Reds (5, 2–3) 4–1
1971 Pittsburgh Pirates (6, 4–2) Baltimore Orioles (5, 2–3) 4–3
1972 Oakland Athletics (9, 6–3) Cincinnati Reds (6, 2–4) 4–3
1973 Oakland Athletics (10, 7–3) New York Mets (2, 1–1) 4–3
1974 Oakland Athletics (11, 8–3) Los Angeles Dodgers (14, 4–10) 4–1
1975 Cincinnati Reds (7, 3–4) Boston Red Sox (8, 5–3) 4–3
1976 Cincinnati Reds (8, 4–4) New York Yankees (30, 20–10) 4–0
1977 New York Yankees (31, 21–10) Los Angeles Dodgers (15, 4–11) 4–2
1978 New York Yankees (32, 22–10) Los Angeles Dodgers (16, 4–12) 4–2
1979 Pittsburgh Pirates (7, 5–2) Baltimore Orioles (6, 2–4) 4–3
1980 Philadelphia Phillies (3, 1–2) Kansas City Royals (1, 0–1) 4–2
1981 Los Angeles Dodgers (17, 5–12) New York Yankees (33, 22–11) 4–2
1982 St. Louis Cardinals (13, 9–4) Milwaukee Brewers[L1] (1, 0–1) 4–3
1983 Baltimore Orioles (7, 3–4) Philadelphia Phillies (4, 1–3) 4–1
1984 Detroit Tigers (9, 4–5) San Diego Padres (1, 0–1) 4–1
1985 Kansas City Royals (2, 1–1) St. Louis Cardinals (14, 9–5) 4–3
1986 New York Mets (3, 2–1) Boston Red Sox (9, 5–4) 4–3
1987 Minnesota Twins (5, 2–3) St. Louis Cardinals (15, 9–6) 4–3
1988 Los Angeles Dodgers (18, 6–12) Oakland Athletics (12, 8–4) 4–1
1989 Oakland Athletics (13, 9–4) San Francisco Giants (16, 5–11) 4–0
1990 Cincinnati Reds (9, 5–4) Oakland Athletics (14, 9–5) 4–0
1991 Minnesota Twins (6, 3–3) Atlanta Braves (5, 2–3) 4–3
1992 Toronto Blue Jays (1, 1–0) Atlanta Braves (6, 2–4) 4–2
1993 Toronto Blue Jays (2, 2–0) Philadelphia Phillies (5, 1–4) 4–2
1994 No World Series (Players’ Strike)
1995 Atlanta Braves (7, 3–4) Cleveland Indians (4, 2–2) 4–2
1996 New York Yankees (34, 23–11) Atlanta Braves (8, 3–5) 4–2
1997 Florida Marlins[W] (1, 1–0) Cleveland Indians (5, 2–3) 4–3
1998 New York Yankees (35, 24–11) San Diego Padres (2, 0–2) 4–0
1999 New York Yankees (36, 25–11) Atlanta Braves (9, 3–6) 4–0
2000 New York Yankees (37, 26–11) New York Mets (4, 2–2)[W] 4–1
2001 Arizona Diamondbacks (1, 1–0) New York Yankees (38, 26–12) 4–3
2002 Anaheim Angels[W] (1, 1–0) San Francisco Giants (17, 5–12)[W] 4–3
2003 Florida Marlins[W] (2, 2–0) New York Yankees (39, 26–13) 4–2
2004 Boston Red Sox[W] (10, 6–4) St. Louis Cardinals (16, 9–7) 4–0
2005 Chicago White Sox (5, 3–2) Houston Astros[W] (1, 0–1) 4–0
2006 St. Louis Cardinals (17, 10–7) Detroit Tigers[W] (10, 4–6) 4–1
2007 Boston Red Sox (11, 7–4) Colorado Rockies[W] (1, 0–1) 4–0
2008 Philadelphia Phillies (6, 2–4) Tampa Bay Rays (1, 0–1) 4–1
2009 New York Yankees (40, 27–13) Philadelphia Phillies (7, 2–5) 4–2
2010 San Francisco Giants (18, 6–12) Texas Rangers (1, 0–1) 4–1
2011 St. Louis Cardinals[W] (18, 11–7) Texas Rangers (2, 0–2) 4–3
2012 San Francisco Giants (19, 7–12) Detroit Tigers (11, 4–7) 4–0
2013 Boston Red Sox (12, 8–4) St. Louis Cardinals (19, 11–8) 4–2
2014 San Francisco Giants[W] (20, 8–12) Kansas City Royals[W] (3, 1–2) 4–3
2015 Kansas City Royals (4, 2–2) New York Mets (5, 2–3) 4–1

World Series MLB Team Standings

Above is the complete list of winners, here is the team-wise standings of all the team that won the series one or more times. Well, NY Yankees won the title 27th times, that’s a record. The next most successful team is St. Louis Cardinals who appears in the series 19 times and won 11 out of it. On the 3rd place in the list of most winning teams, Oakland Athletics makes it position by winning 9 out of 14 games. A complete list of World Series Standings is given below

  • New York Yankees appears 40 times and won 27
  • Louis Cardinals appears 19 times and won 11
  • Oakland Athletics (Kansas City/Philadelphia) appears 11 times and won 9
  • San Francisco Giants (New York) appears 20 times and won 8
  • Boston Red Sox (Americans) appears 12 times and won 8
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (Brooklyn) appears 18 times and won 6
  • Cincinnati Reds appears 9 times and won 5
  • Pittsburgh Pirates appears 7 times and won 5
  • Detroit Tigers appears 11 times and won 4
  • Atlanta Braves (Milwaukee/Boston) appears 9 times and won 3
  • Baltimore Orioles (St. Louis Browns) appears 7 times and won 3
  • Minnesota Twins (Washington Senators) appears 6 times and won 3
  • Chicago White Sox appears 5 times and won 3
  • Chicago Cubs appears 10 times and won 2
  • Philadelphia Phillies appears 7 times and won 2
  • Cleveland Indians appears 5 times and won 2
  • New York Mets appears 5 times and won 2
  • Kansas City Royals appears 4 times and won 2
  • Miami Marlins (Florida) appears 2 times and won 2
  • Toronto Blue Jays appears 2 times and won 2
  • Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim appears 1 times and won 1
  • Arizona Diamondbacks appears 1 times and won 1
World Series 2015 winners

Kansas City Royals, World Series 2015 winners

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There are some teams both from National League and American League that have never won a single World Series. These including

Colorado Rockies, Brooklyn Robins, Houston Astros, Kansas City Athletics, Houston Colt .45s, Milwaukee Brewers, Seattle Mariners, Montreal Expos, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, San Diego Padres, Texas Rangers, Seattle Pilots, Washington Nationals, St. Louis Browns.