List of World Series Champions

Arguing with your buddy about how many titles in a row the A's won in the 70s? Can't remember who won the MVP when Don Denkinger gave the Royals the championship in 1985? We've got you covered. Below is a comprehensive list of all World Series winners since 1950, who they beat, how many games it took them to pull it off, and who carried them to the promised land. Enjoy!
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 Season Winning Team
 Losing Team
Series
 MVP
 2009 NY Yankees  Philadelphia Phillies
 4-2
 Hideki Matsui
 2008 Philadelphia Phillies
 Tampa Bay Rays
 4-1 Cole Hamels
 2007 Boston Red Sox
 Colorado Rockies
 4-0 Mike Lowell
 2006 St. Louis Cardinals
 Detroit Tigers
 4-1 David Eckstein
 2005 Chicago White Sox
 Houston Astros
 4-0 Jermaine Dye
 2004 Boston Red Sox
 St. Louis Cardinals
 4-0 Manny Ramirez
 2003 Florida Marlins
 NY Yankees
 4-2 Josh Beckett
 2002 Anaheim Angels
 San Francisco Giants  4-3 Troy Glaus
 2001 Arizona Diamondbacks  NY Yankees
 4-3 Curt Schilling/Randy Johnson
 2000 NY Yankees
 NY Mets
 4-1 Derek Jeter
 1999 NY Yankees
 Atlanta Braves
 4-0 Mariano Rivera
 1998 NY Yankees
 San Diego Padres 4-0 Scott Brosius
 1997 Florida Marlins  Cleveland Indians
 4-3 Livan Hernandez
 1996 NY Yankees
 Atlanta Braves
 4-2 John Wetteland
 1995 Atlanta Braves
 Cleveland Indians 4-2 Tom Glavine
 1994  *Not played due to strike*   
 1993 Toronto Blue Jays
 Philadelphia Phillies
 4-2 Paul Molitor
 1992 Toronto Blue Jays  Atlanta Braves
 4-2 Pat Borders
 1991 Atlanta Braves
 Minnesota Twins
 4-3 Jack Morris
 1990 Cincinnati Reds
 Oakland Athletics
 4-0 Jose Rijo
 1989 Oakland Athletics
 San Francisco Giants 4-0 Dave Stewart
 1988 LA Dodgers
 Oakland Athletics
 4-1 Orel Hershiser
 1987 Minnesota Twins
 St. Louis Cardinals
 4-3 Frank Viola
 1986 NY Mets
 Boston Red Sox
 4-3 Ray Knight
 1985 Kansas City Royals St. Louis Cardinals
 4-3 Bret Saberhagen
 1984 Detroit Tigers
 San Diego Padres
 4-1 Alan Trammell
 1983 Baltimore Orioles
 Philadelphia Phillies
 4-1 Rick Dempsey
 1982 St. Louis Cardinals
 Milwaukee Brewers
 4-3 Darrell Porter
 1981 LA Dodgers
 NY Yankees
 4-2 Ron Cey/Pedro Guerrero/Steve Yeager
 1980 Philadelphia Phillies Kansas City Royals
 4-2 Mike Schmidt
 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates
 Baltimore Orioles
 4-3 Willie Stargell
 1978 NY Yankees
 LA Dodgers
 4-2 Bucky Dent
 1977 NY Yankees LA Dodgers
 4-2 Reggie Jackson
 1976 Cincinnati Reds
 NY Yankees 4-0 Johnny Bench
 1975 Cincinnati Reds
 Boston Red Sox
 4-3 Pete Rose
 1974 Oakland Athletics
 LA Dodgers
 4-1 Rollie Fingers
 1973 Oakland Athletics NY Mets
 4-3 Reggie Jackson
 1972 Oakland Athletics
 Cincinnati Reds
 4-3 Gene Tenace
 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates
 Baltimore Orioles
 4-3 Roberto Clemente
 1970 Baltimore Orioles
 Cincinnati Reds
 4-1 Brooks Robinson
 1969 NY Mets
 Baltimore Orioles
 4-1 Donn Clendenon
 1968 Detroit Tigers
 St. Louis Cardinals
 4-3 Mickey Lolich
 1967 St. Louis Cardinals
 Boston Red Sox
 4-3 Bob Gibson
 1966 Baltimore Orioles
 LA Dodgers
 4-0 Frank Robinson
 1965 LA Dodgers
 Minnesota Twins
 4-3 Sandy Koufax
 1964 St. Louis Cardinals
 NY Yankees
 4-3 Bob Gibson
 1963 LA Dodgers
 NY Yankees
 4-0 Sandy Koufax
 1962 NY Yankees
 San Francisco Giants
 4-3 Ralph Terry
 1961 NY Yankees
 Cincinnati Reds
 4-1 Whitey Ford
 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates
 NY Yankees
 4-3 Bobby Richardson
 1959 LA Dodgers
 Chicago White Sox
 4-2 Larry Sherry
 1958 NY Yankees
 Milwaukee Braves
 4-3 Bob Turley
 1957 Milwaukee Braves
 NY Yankees
 4-3 Lew Burdett
 1956 NY Yankees
 Brooklyn Dodgers
 4-3 Don Larsen
 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers
 NY Yankees
 4-3 Johnny Podres 
 1954 NY Giants
 Cleveland Indians
 4-0 
 1953 NY Yankees
 Brooklyn Dodgers
 4-2 
 1952 NY Yankees
 Brooklyn Dodgers
 4-3 
 1951 NY Yankees
 NY Giants 4-2 
 1950 NY Yankees Philadelphia Phillies
 4-0