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Each MLB franchise's longest winning streak

March 12, 2019

The Indians captured the attention of fans around the world in 2017, running off a 22-game winning streak that set the American League record. It marked just the fourth time in the modern era in which a team had gone undefeated in at least 20 straight games, and the first

The Indians captured the attention of fans around the world in 2017, running off a 22-game winning streak that set the American League record.

It marked just the fourth time in the modern era in which a team had gone undefeated in at least 20 straight games, and the first since the A's 20-game winning streak in 2002 that was immortalized in the Academy Award-nominated film "Moneyball."

The longest of these epic streaks was the Giants' 26-game stretch in 1916, which included a game that had to replayed in its entirety after being halted due to inclement weather with the scored tied at 1-1 in the eighth inning.

Below is a look at the longest winning streaks for each of the 30 Major League franchises:

Angels
• 11 -- June 16-26, 1964

Astros
• 12 (twice) --Sept. 3-14, 1999, and Aug. 27 - Sept. 8, 2004

Athletics
• 20 -- Aug. 13 - Sept. 4, 2002

Blue Jays, 11
• 11 (five times) -- June 2-13, 1987, Aug. 27-Sept. 7, 1998, June 11-23, 2013, June 2-14, 2015 Watch > and Aug. 2-13, 2015

Braves
• 18 -- Sept. 16-Oct. 2, 1891 (modern era: 15 -- April 16-May 2, 2000)

Brewers
• 13 -- April 6-20, 1987

Cardinals
• 17 -- May 5-June 1, 1885 (modern era: 14 -- July 2-18, 1935)

Cubs
• 21 -- June 2-July 8, 1880 (modern era: 20 -- Sept. 4-27, 1935)

D-backs
• 13 -- Aug. 24-Sept. 6, 2017

Dodgers
• 15 -- Aug. 25-Sept. 6, 1924

Giants
• 26 -- Sept. 7-30, 1916

Indians
• 22 -- Aug. 24-Sept. 14, 2017 Watch >

Mariners
• 15 -- May 23-June 8, 2001

Marlins
• 9 (five times) -- May 6-14, 1996, Aug. 27-Sept. 8, 2004, June 10-20, 2006, Aug. 20-29, 2006, and Sept. 9-19, 2008

Mets
• 11 (five times) -- May 28-June 10, 1969, May 12-21, 1972, April 18-30, 1986, June 17-29, 1990, and April 12-23, 2015

Nationals
• 10 (five times) -- Aug. 28-Sept. 6, 1979 (as Expos), June 4-13, 1980 (as Expos), June 6-16, 1997 (as Expos), June 2-12, 2005, and Aug. 12-21, 2014

Orioles
• 14 (twice) -- July 23-Aug. 4, 1916 (as Browns), Aug. 12-27, 1973

Padres
• 14 -- June 18-July 2, 1999

Phillies
• 16 -- Sept. 15-Oct. 8, 1887 (modern era: 13 -- Aug. 3-16, 1977, and July 30-Aug. 12, 1991)

Pirates
• 16 -- Sept. 9-27, 1909

Rangers
• 14 -- May 12-27, 1991

Rays
• 12 -- June 9-22, 2004

Red Sox
• 15 -- April 25-May 10, 1946

Reds
• 14 -- July 26-Aug. 12, 1899 (modern era: 12 (twice) -- May 16-27, 1939, and April 30-May 12, 1957)

Rockies
• 11 (twice) -- Sept. 16-27, 2007, and June 4-14, 2009

Royals
• 16 -- Aug. 31-Sept. 15, 1977

Tigers
• 14 (twice) -- Aug. 19-Sept. 2, 1909, and July 31-Aug. 14, 1934

Twins
• 17 -- May 30-June 18, 1912 (as Senators) (Record as Twins: 15 -- June 1-16, 1991)

White Sox
• 19 -- Aug. 2-23, 1906

Yankees
• 19 -- June 29-July 17, 1947

The Orioles had a 14-game streak that extended between the 1970-71 seasons; the Pirates had a 17-game winning streak that extended between the 1938-39 seasons; and the Reds had a 13-game winning streak that extended between the 1918-19 seasons.

Ed Eagle is an editorial producer for MLB.com.