The Sports Almanac

Major League Baseball
Historical Standings
1900-1909

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1900
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Brooklyn Superbas
82
54
.603
--
Pittsburgh Pirates
79
60
.568
4.5
Philadelphia Phillies
75
63
.543
8
Boston Beaneaters
66
72
.478
17
Chicago Cubs
65
75
.464
19
St. Louis Cardinals
65
75
.464
19
Cincinnati Reds
62
77
.446
21.5
New York Giants
60
78
.435
23
1901
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Pittsburgh Pirates
90
49
.647
--
Philadelphia Phillies
83
57
.593
7.5
Brooklyn Superbas
79
57
.581
9.5
St. Louis Cardinals
76
64
.543
14.5
Boston Beaneaters
69
69
.500
20.5
Chicago Cubs
53
86
.381
37
New York Giants
52
85
.380
37
Cincinnati Reds
52
87
.374
38
1901
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Chicago White Stockings
83
53
.610
--
Boston Americans
79
57
.581
4
Detroit Tigers
74
61
.548
8.5
Philadelphia Athletics
74
62
.544
9
Baltimore Orioles
68
65
.511
13.5
Washington Senators
61
73
.455
21
Cleveland Bluebirds
55
82
.401
28.5
Milwaukee Brewers
48
89
.350
35.5
1902
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Pittsburgh Pirates
103
36
.741
--
Brooklyn Superbas
75
63
.543
27.5
Boston Beaneaters
73
64
.533
29
Cincinnati Reds
70
70
.500
33.5
Chicago Cubs
68
69
.496
34
St. Louis Cardinals
56
78
.418
44.5
Philadelphia Phillies
56
81
.409
46
New York Giants
48
88
.353
53.5
1902
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Philadelphia Athletics
83
53
.610
--
St. Louis Browns
78
58
.574
5
Boston Americans
77
60
.562
6.5
Chicago White Stockings
74
60
.552
8
Cleveland Broncos
69
67
.507
14
Washington Senators
61
75
.449
22
Detroit Tigers
52
83
.385
30.5
Baltimore Orioles
50
88
.362
34
1903
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Pittsburgh Pirates
91
49
.650
--
New York Giants
84
55
.604
6.5
Chicago Cubs
82
56
.594
8
Cincinnati Reds
74
65
.532
16.5
Brooklyn Superbas
70
66
.515
19
Boston Beaneaters
58
80
.420
32
Philadelphia Phillies
49
86
.363
39.5
St. Louis Cardinals
43
94
.314
46.5
1903
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Boston Americans
91
47
.659
--
Philadelphia Athletics
75
60
.556
14.5
Cleveland Naps
77
63
.550
15
New York Highlanders
72
62
.537
17
Detroit Tigers
65
71
.478
25
St. Louis Browns
65
74
.468
26.5
Chicago White Stockings
60
77
.438
30.5
Washington Senators
43
94
.314
47.5
1904
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
New York Giants
106
47
.693
--
Chicago Cubs
93
60
.608
13
Cincinnati Reds
88
65
.575
18
Pittsburgh Pirates
87
66
.569
19
St. Louis Cardinals
75
79
.487
31.5
Brooklyn Superbas
56
97
.366
50
Boston Beaneaters
55
98
.359
51
Philadelphia Phillies
52
100
.342
53.5
1904
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Boston Americans
95
59
.617
--
New York Highlanders
92
59
.609
1.5
Chicago White Sox
89
65
.578
6
Cleveland Naps
86
65
.570
7.5
Philadelphia Athletics
81
70
.536
12.5
St. Louis Browns
65
87
.428
29
Detroit Tigers
62
90
.408
32
Washington Senators
38
113
.252
55.5
1905
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
New York Giants
105
48
.686
--
Pittsburgh Pirates
96
57
.627
9
Chicago Cubs
92
61
.601
13
Philadelphia Phillies
83
69
.546
21.5
Cincinnati Reds
79
74
.516
26
St. Louis Cardinals
58
96
.377
47.5
Boston Beaneaters
51
103
.331
54.5
Brooklyn Superbas
48
104
.316
56.5
1905
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Philadelphia Athletics
92
56
.622
--
Chicago White Sox
92
60
.605
2
Detroit Tigers
79
74
.516
15.5
Boston Americans
78
74
.513
16
Cleveland Naps
76
78
.494
19
New York Highlanders
71
78
.477
21.5
Washington Senators
64
87
.424
29.5
St. Louis Browns
54
99
.353
40.5
1906
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Chicago Cubs
116
36
.763
--
New York Giants
96
56
.632
20
Pittsburgh Pirates
93
60
.608
23.5
Phialdelphia Phillies
71
82
.464
45.5
Brooklyn Superbas
66
86
.434
50
Cincinnati Reds
64
87
.424
51.5
St. Louis Cardinals
52
98
.347
63
Boston Beaneaters
49
102
.325
66.5
1906
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Chicago White Sox
93
58
.616
--
New York Highlanders
90
61
.596
3
Cleveland Naps
89
64
.582
5
Philadelphia Athletics
78
67
.538
12
St. Louis Browns
76
73
.510
16
Detroit Tigers
71
78
.477
21
Washington Senators
55
95
.367
37.5
Boston Americans
49
105
.318
45.5
1907
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Chicago Cubs
107
45
.704
--
Pittsburgh Pirates
91
63
.591
17
Philadelphia Phillies
83
64
.565
21.5
New York Giants
82
71
.536
25.5
Brooklyn Superbas
65
83
.439
40
Cincinnati Reds
66
87
.431
41.5
Boston Doves
58
90
.392
47
St. Louis Cardinals
52
101
.340
55.5
1907
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Detroit Tigers
92
58
.613
--
Philadelphia Athletics
88
57
.607
1.5
Chicago White Sox
87
64
.576
5.5
Cleveland Naps
85
67
.559
8
New York Highlanders
70
78
.473
21
St. Louis Browns
69
83
.454
24
Boston Red Sox
59
90
.396
32.5
Washington Senators
49
102
.325
43.5
1908
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Chicago Cubs
99
55
.643
--
New York Giants
98
56
.636
1
Pittsburgh Pirates
98
56
.636
1
Philadelphia Phillies
83
71
.539
16
Cincinnati Reds
73
81
.474
26
Boston Doves
63
91
.409
36
Brooklyn Superbas
53
101
.344
46
St. Louis Cardinals
49
105
.318
50
1908
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Detroit Tigers
90
63
.588
--
Cleveland Naps
90
64
.584
0.5
Chicago White Sox
88
64
.579
1.5
St. Louis Browns
83
69
.546
6.5
Boston Red Sox
75
79
.487
15.5
Philadelphia Athletics
68
85
.444
22
Washington Senators
67
85
.441
22.5
New York Highlanders
51
103
.331
39.5
1909
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Pittsburgh Pirates
110
42
.724
--
Chicago Cubs
104
49
.680
6.5
New York Giants
92
61
.601
18.5
Cincinnati Reds
77
76
.503
33.5
Philadelphia Phillies
74
79
.484
36.5
Brooklyn Superbas
55
98
.359
55.5
St. Louis Cardinals
54
98
.355
56
Boston Rustlers
45
108
.294
65.6
1909
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM
W
L
PCT.
GB
Detroit Tigers
98
54
.645
--
Philadelphia Athletics
95
58
.621
3.5
Boston Red Sox
88
63
.583
9.5
Chicago White Sox
78
74
.513
20
New York Highlanders
74
77
.490
23.5
Cleveland Naps
71
82
.464
27.5
St. Louis Browns
61
89
.407
36
Washington Senators
42
110
.276
56