How many old teams were sold and moved to different cities?
American League: The current New York Yankees started out as the Baltimore Orioles in 1901. They moved to New York in 1903. The current Baltimore Orioles started out as the Milwaukee Brewers in 1901. The Brewers moved to St. Louis and played as the Browns from 1902-1953. They moved to Baltimore for the 1954 season. The current Oakland Athletics started out in Philadelphia in 1901. They moved to Kansas City in 1955 and then to Oakland in 1968. National League: The current Atlanta Braves were the Boston Braves. They moved to Milwaukee in 1953 and then to Atlanta in 1966. The current San Francisco Giants started as the New York Giants and moved to San Francisco in 1958. The current Los Angeles Dodgers started outinBrooklyn and moved to L.A. in 1958.
No - the Ravens were already an existing franchise (Cleveland Browns) that moved their team to a different city (Baltimore). Expansion teams are those teams who are new NFL franchises in new cities that have never had a prior NFL team, or at least haven't had one in many years. Examples are the Jaguars and Panthers, Titans, and Texans.
Many NFL teams have moved to different cities. They usually keep their mascot name. The Eagles have always been located in Philadelphia. However during WW2, the Eagles and Steelers merged for a period and were known as the known as the Phil-Pitt Steagles. Link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philadelphia_Eagles
All the teams that won the World Series still exist though many play in different cities now. 1) New York Giants - won the WS in 1905, 1920, 1921, 1933, 1954. The Giants moved to San Francisco for the 1958 season. 2) Philadelphia Athletics - won the WS in 1910, 1911, 1913, 1929, 1930. The Athletics moved to Kansas City for the 1955 season and then to Oakland for the 1967 season. 3) Boston/Milwaukee Braves…
Actually the US has not won any Stanley Cups as the trophy is not a national award given to national teams of any country. Many NHL teams based in American cities have won the championship, including this year by the Boston Bruins. For a list of US based teams that have won, simply Google "Stanley Cup Winners" and see those cities for yourself!
Gaelic football teams have 15 players. There are a huge amount of teams in Ireland, for various age categories. There are thousands of teams in the country, as there are many clubs and all clubs have a number of teams. The best players in each county get chosen to play for the county team. Again there are different age categories. Schools have teams. Colleges have teams. Universities have teams. Many companies and professional organisations have…