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2014 Sports The Best American League Teams In 2014  

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Which is the best American League team of the 2014 season? This list includes each of Major League Baseball's 15 American League teams and has been ranked by baseball fans to determine the best team of 2014. The American League includes teams such as the Texas Rangers, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, New York Yankees, and Boston Red Sox. Vote up the MLB American League teams that are the best in the 2014 season.

Major League Baseball is America’s pastime and from its pastoral beginnings, through to its professional, urban setting today it has always captured our imaginations and our hearts. Baseball is a game many Americans played as kids, and for that reason always it holds a special place in the American zeitgeist. Opening day each spring is something many baseball fans count down to all year long.

The American League began in the 1901 season. It includes three divisions, the Western Division, the Central Division, and the Eastern Division. The best teams of the American League include those with the use of a designated hitter. Often American League teams hit more home runs and hit for a higher average than teams in the National League.

These best American League teams of 2014 each look to claim the league pennant in a race to the World Series. Through 162 games these best American League teams will jockey for post-season position. Vote up the American League teams you think are the best and will have the most success in the 2014 MLB season.

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14 8
Kansas City Royals is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Kansas City Royals American League Central

2
13 9
Seattle Mariners is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Seattle Mariners American League West

3
17 14
Detroit Tigers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Detroit Tigers American League Central

4
12 9
Baltimore Orioles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Baltimore Orioles American League East

5
11 9
Oakland Athletics is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Oakland Athletics American League West

6
10 9
Toronto Blue Jays is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Toronto Blue Jays American League East

7
9 9
Houston Astros is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Houston Astros American League West

8
9 9
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim American League West

9
6 8
Chicago White Sox is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Chicago White Sox American League Central

10
7 10
Tampa Bay Rays is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Tampa Bay Rays American League East

11
9 13
Boston Red Sox is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Boston Red Sox American League East

12
4 9
Minnesota Twins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Minnesota Twins American League Central

13
5 11
Cleveland Indians is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Cleveland Indians American League Central

14
8 15
New York Yankees is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
New York Yankees American League East

15
6 14
Texas Rangers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best American League Teams In 2014
Texas Rangers American League West