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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.
  • DateFranchise (Current Name)TypeDescription
    Toronto Blue JaysStadiumSkyDome is renamed Rogers Centre.
    Toronto Blue JaysStadiumThe Toronto Blue Jays moves home games from Exhbition Stadium to SkyDome.
    1976Toronto Blue JaysFranchiseThe Toronto Blue Jays franchise is created and will play in the AL East starting in 1977. Home games will be played at Exhibition Stadium.


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