The San Diego Padres appeared in two World Series without winning a title.
Teams with at least 4 World Series appearances, the Pittsburgh Pirates have the best winning percentage. 5 World Series titles in 7 Appearances, 5 -2 for a .714 winning percentage. Teams with at least 10 World Series appearances, the New York Yankees have the best winning percentage. 27 World Series titles in 40 Appearances, 27 -13 for a .675 winning percentage.
University of Texas with 34 appearances
The most consecutive World Series appearances without a win is 3 by the 1907-1909 Detroit Tigers and 1911-1913 New York Giants.
Chicago White Sox, 88 years without winning a World Series. Before 2005 they did not win a World Series since 1917.
Yes. The last 2 World Series droughts for the New York Yankees was 1963 -1976, 13 years without winning a series, and 1979 -1995, 17 years without winning a World Series. A Cubs fan would laugh at that.
If you're referring to the University of Texas, the baseball Longhorns have made 35 appearances in the College World Series between 1949 and 2014. They won championships in 1949, 1950, 1975, 1983, 2002 and 2005.
The Oakland A's went to the World Series in 1972, 1973, and 1974 (winning all 3), and again in 1988, 1989, and 1990 (winning in 1989). This does not include the A's years in Philadelphia (8 more appearances: 1905, 1910, 1911, 1913, 1914, 1929, 1930, 1931 -- winning in 1910, 1911, 1913, 1929, and 1930), or their years in Kansas City (no World Series appearances).
The Philadelphia Phillies appeared in 6 World Series, losing in the years 1915, 1950, 1983, 1993, and winning the 1980 World Series for the first, and last time, depending on the outcome of the 2008 World Series.
The Chicago Cubs last won the World Series in 1908.
Yogi Berra has the most with 14 World Series Appearances.
Through the 2010 season, that is the Houston Astros with 9 playoff appearances without a World Series win.
The Cubs were the first to go 102 years without winning a World Series Championship.
The New York Yankees with 40 appearances.
I am assuming that by "championships in pro sports", we are referring to the NBA, NFL, NHL and MLB. Since the NFL is the youngster here all of it's teams can be eliminated immediately. In the NBA, Boston has 21 championship appearances winning 17. The Lakers have 31 championship appearances but have only won 15 of those. ( +1 to the winner of the current series). The NHL is dominated by Montreal with 34 championship appearances, winning 24 of those. But the most championship appearances by any pro sports team is 40 by the New York Yankees who have won 27 championships.
Here are the career leaders in World Series homers:1. Mickey Mantle (12 Series appearances) -- 182. Babe Ruth (10 Series appearances) -- 153. Yogi Berra (14 Series appearances) -- 124. Duke Snider (six Series appearances) -- 115. Lou Gehrig (seven Series appearances) -- 10Reggie Jackson (five Series appearances) -- 107. Joe DiMaggio (10 Series appearances) -- 8Frank Robinson (five Series appearances) -- 8Bill Skowron (eight Series appearances) -- 8
As of the 2008 season, that would be the Chicago Cubs who last won the World Series in 1908.
The Yankees played in 33 of their 40 World Series without Derek Jeter.Jeter has played in the last seven Yankees World Series appearances.
Oh, FSU baseball - always the bridesmaid, never the bride. The Seminoles have appeared in the NCAA Baseball Tournament an incredible 52 times, and have traveled to Omaha for the College World Series 21 times (including three appearances in the CWS Championship Game or Championship Series).
The New York Yankees won 26 World Series titles in 39 appearances. The St Louis cardinal won the second most with 10 World Series titles in 17 appearances. The Philadelphia/Oakland A's (3rd most) won 9 in 14 appearances, the Red Sox (4th most) 7 in 11 appearances, and the Dodgers (5th most) have 6 titles in 18 World Series appearances second most to the Yankees.
The New York Yankes won 26 World Series titles in 39 appearances. The St Louis cardinal won the second most with 10 World Series titles in 17 appearances. The Philadelphia/Oakland A's (3rd most) won 9 in 14 appearances, the Red Sox (4th most) 7 in 11 appearances, and the Dodgers (5th most) have 6 titles in 18 World Series appearances second most to the yankees.
The Braves won three World Series titles in 9 World Series appearances. The Braves are the only franchise to win the World Series in three different cities. Boston, Milwaukee, and Atlanta.
The St Louis Cardinal won 10 World Series titles in 17 appearances, second only to the New York Yankees who won 26World Series titles in 39 appearances. The Philadelphia/Oakland A's (3rd most) won 9 in 14 appearances, the Red Sox (4th most) 7 in 11 appearances, and the Dodgers (5th most) have 6 titles in 18 World Series appearances second most appearances to the Yankees.