What teams have won the most World Series in the American league?
American League teams play the National League teams for four series per season, in what is called "interleague play." also, in the World Series, an American League team plays a National League team.
Only two teams go to the World Series: the American League champion and the National League champion.
The Oakland Athletics have the second most world Series titles of American League Teams with 9
American League Championship Series. The two teams that win the first round of the American League playoffs, called the ALDS or American League Divisional Series, play in the ALCS and the winner of that series goes to play in the World Series.
The New York Yankees won 27 World Series titles most by a team in both the American, and National League.
The Oakland Athletics won 9 World series Titles and is second among American League teams to the Yankees with 27.
As of the 2010 World Series, American League teams have claimed 62 world championships, while National League clubs have won 43.
The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League beat the Baltimore Orioles of the American League, 4 games to 3 in the 1979 World Series.
AL because they have better teams and they have the Yankees After the 2007 World Series that the Red Sox won, the count between leagues is 42 for the National League and 61 for the American League. Of the American League's 61 World Series wins, the Yankees have 26 of those.
They never played each other in the World Series. This couldn't happen due to the fact that both the Yankees and Red Sox are American League teams. The American league plays the National League in the World Series.
The New York Giants, Yankees, Mets, and the Brooklyn Dodgers all played in the World Series. The New York Yankees the only American league team had played all three New York National League teams in the World Series.
There have been 13 different National League teams that have won the World Series.
well letz see 8 teams make the playoffs right 4 from the American league 4 from the national league so do the math 1 out of 8 1/8 playoff teams win the world series
The " World Series" itself is not a sport. It is the championship 7 game series played between two major league baseball teams each year in october. The winner of the American League and the winner of the National League play in a "best-of-seven" series hence the name "World Series"
Through the 2008 season, the Texas Rangers, Tampa Bay Rays, and Seattle Mariners have not won a World Series.
No. Prior to 1969, there were no division in either league. Whichever team in each league had the best regular season record was the league's representative in the World Series. So, prior to 1969, only one team from each league made the playoffs and the only playoff round was the World Series. Starting in 1969, each league divided its teams into two divisions, the East and the West. The winners of the divisions would play… Read More
Number of Game in thePlayoffs In each the American League and National League there are two rounds of playoffs to get to the World Series. The first round is the Division Series. There are two Division series played in each league and the best of 5 games wins. The next round is the Championship Series. Played in each League, the two teams that won the Division Series play a best of 7 series. The two… Read More
The Tampa Bay Rays represented the American League and the Philadelphia Phillies represented the National League. The Phillies won the series in 5 games. EC
There were 16 Major League Baseball teams in 1960. There were no divisions yet, so it was just two leagues (American and National) of 8 teams. The regular season winners of each league met for the World Series.
The 2006 American League champions are the Detroit Tigers and the 2006 National League Champions are the St. Louis Cardinals. These two teams are playing in the 2006 World Series. Cardinals and Detroit ----- Update: The Cardinals beat the Tigers 4 games to 1 to win the 2006 World Series.
Teams Without a World Series Title As of 2009, there are 8 teams that never won a World Series title of which three have never made it to the World Series. The San Diego Padres had 2 World Series appearances without a title. The Milwaukee Brewers had 1 World Series appearance in the American League. The Houston Astros, the Tampa Bay Rays, and the Colorado Rockies all have 1 World Series appearance without a title… Read More
Yes. Both the American League and National League teams use the designated hitter in A.L. ballparks.
There are 4 teams in each the American, and National League that make the playoffs. Each league has three division winners, and a wild card team that play each other in the playoffs. The winning team of each league plays in the World Series in a best of 7 format. The team that wins 4 games first are the World Champions..
There are 14 teams in the American League.
In 2000 World Series, the American League Champions Yankees faced the National League Champion Mets in th World Series. It was the first time the two teams met in the World Series. There have been previous series Where the New York Giants or the Brooklyn Dodgers faced the New York Yankees in the World Series, but it has now happened in over 50 years because both National League Franchises has since relocated.
In all, there are 30 Major League teams. The New York Yankees are the best by far with 26 World Series wins.
The defending world champion Philadelphia Phillies of the National League and the New York Yankees of the American League. The World Series is now over with the Yankees defeating the Phillies 4 games to 2.
If you are referring to the american league, there are 14 american league teams as of now. In 2013, the astros will move to the american league.
There are 14 teams in baseball's American League.
The American League Championship Series matches the New York Yankees (the 2009 World Series titlists) against the Texas Rangers. The National League Championship Series features the Philadelphia Phillies versus the San Francisco Giants. The winners in each league will advance to the 106th World Series, which will begin Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at the home of the National League champion.
There are 14 teams in the American League. There are also 16 in the National League.
In the MLB there are 15 teams in the American League.
Why are teams from the same professional baseball league allowed to play each other in the World Series?
American Professional Baseball is made up into 2 divisions or leagues. After a season of play and a couple of weeks of playoffs the 2 leagues, the American and National send their champions to the World Series. Although called the World Series there are only American teams participating. The recent World baseball classic showed American baseball is not the only dominate team around.
what teams between 1947 - 1966 have won the American league pennant other than the New York Yankees
In 2010 there are 14 American League teams, and 16 National League teams.
The New York Yankees have won 27 titles, accounting for 25% of all series played and 43% of the wins by American League teams. The St. Louis Cardinals have won 11 World Series (10%) and 24% of the 46 National League victories.
There are 14 teams in the American League of Major League Baseball. 14 14 teams
Teams that have never won a World Series There are eight teams that have never won a World Series title. Two have never made it to the World Series. The teams are as follows: San Diego Padres - two World Series appearances. Texas Rangers - two World Series appearances. Milwaukee Brewers - one World Series appearance for the American League. Houston Astros - one World Series appearance. Tampa Bay Rays - one World Series appearance… Read More
The pennant is another term for winning your league championship, either ALCS or NLCS. This comes from back when the MLB had fewer teams, 8-16 teams total. They would only have a championship series instead of having so many rounds in the playoffs like today. When you win the American League Championship Series or National League Championship Series.
The American League champion New York Yankees swept the National League champion Chicago Cubs 4 games in none in the 1932 World Series. The World Series was the only post season played in 1932, as there were no league divisions and "wild card" teams at that time.
There were 30 teams in the MLB, 14 in the American League and 16 in the National League.
In 1901, when the American League was formed and joined with the National League to become Major League baseball, in original teams were: American League - Chicago, Boston, Detroit, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, Cleveland and Milwaukee. National League - Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Brooklyn, St. Louis, Boston, Chicago, New York and Cincinnati. They are listed in the order of finish in each league that season. There was no World Series played that year.
The team that had the best won/loss record among all teams in each league won their respective pennant and advanced to the World Series.
No, the World Series pits one team from each league. It is possible for two teams from the same division to play in each league's Championship Series but not in the World Series.
No, the national league pitchers have to bat and all national league teams play by taht rule and all American league teams have a DH
There are 15 teams in the American League and 15 teams in the National League for a total of 30.
The Mariners and Nationals are the only two teams left to never have made a world series appearance.
you cant You can if you live in the boundaries of any Little League program that earns their way to the World Series. The teams that play in the Little League World Series, are made up of players from a league. The league has boundaries the players must come from within. The teams must play in a series of different tournaments at different levels before they qualify for the World Series. Normally the levels of… Read More
That never happened. The Red Sox and Yankees are both American League teams, therefore they cannot play each other in the World Series.
The 2012 Major League Baseball season will mark the last time that the National League has 16 teams versus 14 for the American League. In 2013, the Houston Astros will move from the National League Central to the American League West, giving each league 15 teams.