Every state in the US has either a professional, semi, independent, minor league, college, high school and little league baseball teams.
There are zero professional teams in America.
30 NBA teams in the US
their are 30
Yankees, Dodgers, Giants, Cardinals and Rangers
In the United States, technically baseball is the older professional sport. By 1856 baseball was considered to be the national past time. In 1857, the first professional baseball teams were established. Professional football did not make its debut until 1892.
There are 32 professional teams in the United States
In the major leagues, there are 29 baseball teams in the US; but there is one major league team, the Toronto Blue Jays, in Canada.
Toronto Blue Jays are the only professional MLB team that is located outside of the US
29 Major League Baseball teams are in the United States. 1 Major League Baseball team is in Canada.
30 teams 14 teams in the American league 16 in the National League
US professional teams don't feature advertisements due to fan backlash. They have not had them in the past and the fans care about the tradition of the uniforms.
This information is for the US only: For Major League Players - There are 30 Major League teams each with a 40 man roster. 30 x 40 = 1200 Then, on average, each team has 6 farm teams in its system with a roster of 25 to 30 players. So 6 x 30 x 30 = 5400. So in the United States there are approximately 6600 professional baseball players in the MLB and MiLB. Now do you also want to count players in the Independant Leagues as professional baseball players? Also I know that there is a huge system in Japan, Central America and South America. No clue as to find out how many professional players are in those countries.
The New York Nicks, (Nickerbokers) and the New York something else was were the first professional teams in the U.S.
Well most teams in baseball are in the US. The only teams that are not in the US are the Toronto Blue Jays, and the Montreal Expos. The Expos are now in the US though, known now as the Washington Nationals.
The Major League Baseball teams not located in the US are; Toronto Blue Jays and Montreal Expos.
There are 4 teams in the National Pro Fastpitch league (NPF): the Akron Racers, the Chicago Bandits, the NPF Diamonds, and the USSSA Pride.
The US states that have professional soccer teams are Chicago, New England, Texas, Washington, New York, Philadelphia, Kansas, Colorado, Portland, Minnesota, Pittsburg, Michigan and Missouri.
Total Professional Teams 76 Mens teams include 12 from Major League Soccer (MLS) 12 from the First Division United Soccer League (USL) 9 from the Second Division United Soccer League (USL) 6 teams in the Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL) Womens teams include 37 teams in the W-League a part of the USL