The world series
In all, there are 30 Major League teams. The New York Yankees are the best by far with 26 World Series wins.
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
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.
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 number of teams that have won the World Series at home is 16.
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.
Teams that have never won a World SeriesThere 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.Colorado Rockies - one World Series appearance.Seattle Mariners - no World Series appearances.Washington Nationals - no World Series appearances.
Teams That have not appeared in the World SeriesThere are two teams that have never made it to the World Series. The teams are as follows:Seattle MarinersWashington NationalsThe Texas Rangers will make their first World Series appearance on Wed, Oct 27th when they face the San Francisco Giants.
by playoffs and records of teams
The Seattle Mariners, the Washington Nationals, and the Texas Rangers are the only teams that have never made it to the World Series.