Based in San Diego, California, the San Diego Padres are a Major League Baseball team. San Diego Padres plays for the National League in Western Division. Recognized in the year 1969, the San Diego Padres are the winners of National League Pennant twice, in the years 1984 and 1998, losing in the World Series both times.
The San Diego Padres are one of four teams to never have a pitcher toss a no-hit game, and they are one of the just two teams who have had never a player hit for the cycle
The San Diego Padres adopt their name from the Pacific Coast League team which arrived in San Diego in the year 1936. That minor league franchise won the PCL title in the year 1937, led by Ted Williams an 18-year-old San Diegan
In the year 1969, the San Diego Padres joined the position of Major League Baseball as one of four new expansion teams, along with the Washington Nationals (formerly known as Montreal Expos), the Kansas City Royals and the Seattle Pilots (now the Milwaukee Brewers). C. Arnholt Smith the original owner of the team, a prominent San Diego businessman and former owner of the PCL Padres.
Based in Seattle, Washington, the Seattle Mariners are an American professional baseball team. Enfranchised in the year 1977, the Seattle Mariners are a member of the Major League Baseball's American League, Western Division. The Mariners' home ballpark has been Safeco Field since July 1999. From Mariners’1977 start until June 1999, the club's home park was the Kingdome.
The Seattle Mariners are one of the three Major League Baseball (MBL) teams under shared ownership; the rest of the teams are the Atlanta Braves and the Toronto Blue Jays.
The "Mariners" name originated from the distinction of marine culture in the city of Seattle. Seattle Mariners are as nicknamed "the M's", a title featured in their initial logo from year 1977 to 1992. The current team colors are navy blue, metallic silver, and teal. The mascot of Seattle Mariners is the Mariner Moose.
The association did not field a winning team until the year 1991, and any real success escaped them until 1995 when Seattle Mariners won their first division championship and defeated the New York Yankees in the American League Division Series. The Mariners share the record for most wins in a single season with 116, which they achieved in the year 2001. In spite of their successes winning their first division title in year 1995, they have never won an AL Championship, and remained one of three franchises who never played in a World Series.