Baltimore Orioles Logo
1882-1891 (10 seasons in AA)
49-60 average record
After the American Association folded, they joined the National League in 1892. In 1899, the NL eliminated four teams, the Orioles among them.
Boston Reds Logo
1891-1891 (1 season in AA)
93-42 record 1
Joined the American Association after the Players League folded following the 1890 season. The AA folded the following season and the Reds players were absorbed into existing NL clubs in 1892.
Brooklyn Gladiators Logo
1890-1890 (1 season in AA)
26-72 record
Failed to finish their only season, folding in August of 1890.
Brooklyn Bridegrooms Logo
1888-1889 (2 seasons in AA)
91-48 average record 1
Left the American Association to join the National League to begin the 1890 season. Left Brooklyn and relocated to Los Angeles to begin the 1957 season. Franchise currently exists as the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Brooklyn Grays Logo
1885-1887 (3 seasons in AA)
63-65 average record
Left the American Association to join the National League to begin the 1890 season. Left Brooklyn and relocated to Los Angeles to begin the 1957 season. Franchise currently exists as the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Brooklyn Atlantics Logo
1884-1884 (1 season in AA)
40-64 record
Left the American Association to join the National League to begin the 1890 season. Left Brooklyn and relocated to Los Angeles to begin the 1957 season. Franchise currently exists as the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Cincinnati Kelly's Killers Logo
1891-1891 (1 season in AA)
43-57 record
Failed to finish their only season, folding in August of 1891. The Association replaced them with the Milwaukee Brewers to finish off the remainder of the season.
Cincinnati Red Stockings Logo
1882-1889 (8 seasons in AA)
69-50 average record 1
Left the American Association to join the National League to begin the 1890 season. Franchise currently exists as the Cincinnati Reds.
Cleveland Blues Logo
1887-1888 (2 seasons in AA)
45-87 average record
Left the American Association to join the National League to begin the 1889 season. Folded at the end of the 1899 season when the National League contracted back to 8 teams.
Columbus Solons Logo
1889-1891 (3 seasons in AA)
67-70 average record
After 3 years in the American Association, the franchise folded following the 1891 season.
Columbus Buckeyes Logo
1883-1884 (2 seasons in AA)
51-52 average record
After 2 years in the American Association, the franchise folded following the 1884 season.
Indianapolis Hoosiers Logo
1884-1884 (1 season in AA)
29-78 record
After just one year in the American Association, the franchise folded following the 1884 season.
Kansas City Cowboys Logo
1888-1889 (2 seasons in AA)
49-86 average record
After 2 years in the American Association, the franchise folded following the 1889 season.
Louisville Colonels Logo
1885-1891 (7 seasons in AA)
59-73 average record 1
Joined the National League after the American Association folded following the 1891 season. The franchise folded and player contracts were purchased by the Pittsburgh Pirates at the end of the 1899 season when the National League contracted back to 8 teams.
Louisville Eclipse Logo
1882-1884 (3 seasons in AA)
54-41 average record
Joined the National League after the American Association folded following the 1891 season. The franchise folded and player contracts were purchased by the Pittsburgh Pirates at the end of the 1899 season when the National League contracted back to 8 teams.
Milwaukee Brewers Logo
1891-1891 (1 season in AA)
21-15 record
Joined the American Assocation in August 1891 to replace Cincinnati Kelly's Killers. The team disbanded when the Assocation folded following the 1891 season.
New York Metropolitans Logo
1883-1887 (5 seasons in AA)
54-62 average record 1
The franchise folded and player contracts were purchased by the American Association Brooklyn franchise at the end of the 1887.
Philadelphia Athletics Logo
1882-1891 (10 seasons in AA)
63-56 average record 1
Expelled by the Association following the 1890 season in response to the franchise releasing and selling the majority of their players for financial reasons.
Pittsburg Alleghenys Logo
1882-1886 (5 seasons in AA)
47-59 average record
Left the American Association to join the National League to begin the 1887 season. Franchise currently exists as the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Richmond Virginians Logo
1884-1884 (1 season in AA)
12-30 record
Joined the American Association in August 1884 to replace the Washington franchise. Franchise disbanded after the Association contracted from 12 teams to 8 at the end of the 1884 season.
Rochester Broncos Logo
1890-1890 (1 season in AA)
63-63 record
After just one year in the American Association, the franchise folded following the 1890 season.
St. Louis Browns Logo
1883-1891 (9 seasons in AA)
83-43 average record 4
After the American Association folded, they joined the National League in 1892. Franchise currently exists as the St. Louis Cardinals.
St. Louis Brown Stockings Logo
1882-1882 (1 season in AA)
37-43 record
After the American Association folded, they joined the National League in 1892. Franchise currently exists as the St. Louis Cardinals.
Syracuse Stars Logo
1890-1890 (1 season in AA)
55-72 record
After just one year in the American Association, the franchise folded following the 1890 season.
Toledo Maumees Logo
1890-1890 (1 season in AA)
68-64 record
After just one year in the American Association, the franchise folded following the 1890 season.
Toledo Blue Stockings Logo
1884-1884 (1 season in AA)
46-58 record
After just one year in the American Association, the franchise folded following the 1884 season.
Washington Statesmen Logo
1891-1891 (1 season in AA)
44-91 record
Joined the National League after the American Association folded following the 1891 season. Franchise folded at the end of the 1899 season when the National League contracted back to 8 teams.
Washington Nationals Logo
1884-1884 (1 season in AA)
12-51 record
Failed to finish their only season, folding in August of 1884.

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