About our American League East news
Latest news on baseball teams in the American League East, one of the three divisions of the National League of Major League Baseball in North America.
The American League East (AL East) is one of six divisions in Major League Baseball (MLB) and consists of five teams based in the eastern part of the United States and Canada. Established in 1969 as part of the American League, the division has a rich history and includes some of the most storied franchises in baseball. The teams in the AL East are:
Baltimore Orioles: Based in Baltimore, Maryland, the Orioles have won three World Series championships (1966, 1970, and 1983) and have a strong history of talented players.
Boston Red Sox: Based in Boston, Massachusetts, the Red Sox are one of the most successful franchises in MLB history, with nine World Series championships, including a recent victory in 2018. They are known for their passionate fan base and historic stadium, Fenway Park.
New York Yankees: Based in New York City, the Yankees are arguably the most successful and well-known team in baseball history, with 27 World Series championships. The team boasts a long list of legendary players and a storied rivalry with the Boston Red Sox.
Tampa Bay Rays: Based in St. Petersburg, Florida, the Rays were established in 1998 as an expansion team. Though they have not yet won a World Series, they have made two appearances in the Fall Classic (2008 and 2020) and have become a competitive force in the AL East.
Toronto Blue Jays: Based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, the Blue Jays are the only MLB team currently based in Canada. They have won two World Series championships (1992 and 1993) and enjoy a strong fan base throughout the country.
The AL East is known for its fierce rivalries, especially between the Yankees and Red Sox, as well as its highly competitive nature. Over the years, the division has produced numerous pennant winners and World Series champions, making it one of the most successful divisions in MLB history. The AL East consistently showcases a high level of talent and has been home to some of baseball's greatest players and teams.
In recent years, the balance of power within the division has shifted, with the Rays and Blue Jays emerging as strong contenders alongside the traditional powerhouses of the Yankees and Red Sox. The Orioles, despite their storied past, are working to rebuild and become competitive once again.
In this dedicated American League East feed you can find all the latest fixtures, results, team news, standings, interviews and general updates on the Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees, Toronto Blue Jays and the Tampa Bay Rays.