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Baseball Chronologies:
Stadiums, milestones, etc.



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Chronological summary data
Aspect 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
Number of franchises
(at end)
16 16* 16 16 16 16 24 26 26 30 30 30?
Number of franchise relocations 2 0 0 0 0 5 3 2 0 0 1 0?
Number of MLB cities (at end) 10 10 10 10 10 15 20 22 22 26 26 26?
Number of shared stadiums
(at least one year)
0 1 2 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
Number of new stadiums 3 11 1 1 0 2 12 8 2 10 12 2
Number of major stadium expansions / renovations 0 0 8 7 0 1 1 4 3 3 5 0?
Number of stadiums demolished 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 4 1 3 9 1
World Series victories NL 4, AL 2 NL 2, AL 8 NL 4, AL 6 NL 3, AL 7 NL 4, AL 6 NL 4, AL 6 NL 6, AL 4 NL 4, AL 6 NL 5, AL 5 NL 3, AL 6 NL 4, AL 6 NL 1, AL 0
All Star Game victories       NL 2, AL 5 NL 2, AL 7 NL 7, AL 4 NL 11, AL 1 NL 9, AL 1 NL 6, AL 4 NL 3, AL 7 NL 0, AL 9 NL 2, AL 0
Number of stadiums (at end) 16 15 15 14 14 16 24 26 26 30 30 30

NOTE: Numbers in the table above exclude temporary stadiums, i.e., those used for four years or less.
* Excluding the Federal League (1914-1915)


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