The Bronx is home to the New York Yankees, a baseball team that plays professionally in the United States. The Yankees are one of the most well-known and successful teams in all of the sports, having won a record 27 World Series championships and 40 American League (AL) pennants.
They were able to win the championships in the following years ;1923 1927 1928 1932 1936 1937 1938 1939 1941 1943 1947 1949 1950 1951 1952 1953 1956 1958 1961 1962 1977 1978 1996 1998 1999 2000 2009.
In Baltimore, Maryland, the team made its American League debut in 1901 and played there for two seasons under the name Orioles. Since 1980, the Yankees have won five World Series titles: 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2009.
The failing Baltimore team was bought in 1903 by Frank Farrell and Bill Devery, who then relocated it to New York, first to Hilltop Park (1903–12), one of Manhattan’s highest points, hence the name New York Highlanders.
The New York Yankees have taken part in 40 World Series, more than any other team, and have succeeded in winning 27 of them.
The franchise has the most World Series victories of any MLB team with 27, 16 more than the second-place St. Louis Cardinals, in its 120 seasons of play.The New York Yankees have the most victories among all MLB teams with 3745 since 1980. Their performance during that time was 3745-2877. They have qualified for the postseason 26 times during the course of the 42 seasons.