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MLB Franchise Changes
+ Relocations, Ballpark Changes and Franchise creation
An attempted list of historical franchise changes for Major League Baseball teams including name changes, expansion, ballpark changes and franchise relocations.
Franchise names listed are based on current franchise name.
|2010-04-12||Minnesota Twins||Stadium||Minnesota Twins move home games from the Metrodome to Target Field|
|1993-09-09||Minnesota Twins||Realignment||The Minnesota Twins switch from the AL West to the AL Central in MLB Realignment that moves from 2 divisions per league to 3 divisions per league. (announcement)|
|1982-04-01||Minnesota Twins||Stadium||Minnesota Twins move home games from Metropolitan Stadium to the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.|
|1960-11-26||Minnesota Twins||Relocation||The Washington Senators franchise moves to Minnesota and becomes the Minnesota Twins with home games played at Metropolitan Stadium|
|1911-07-24||Minnesota Twins||Stadium||Washington Senators move home games from National Park to Griffin Stadium|
|1903||Minnesota Twins||Stadium||Washington Senators move home games from American League Park to National Park|
|1901||Minnesota Twins||Franchise||Washington Senators join the American League. Games will be played at American League Park|