#12 Milwaukee

Champ Score

0.88 1.28 2
Current Score All-Time Peak (1958) Active Teams

Big 4 Championship Droughts

4 2 97
Current Drought – Seasons Current Drought – Years Longest Drought – Seasons
(1972 – 2020)
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Milwaukee Sports Overview

What professional sports teams are in Milwaukee?

Among the big 4 sports leagues, there are 2 professional sports teams that play for Milwaukee: the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA, and the Milwaukee Brewers in MLB.

What was the last championship won by any Milwaukee team?

The most recent championship won by any Milwaukee team was in 2021, when the Milwaukee Bucks won the NBA Title.

How long is the active championship drought for Milwaukee teams?

Milwaukee teams currently have a 2 year, 4 season long championship drought among the big 4 sports leagues, which started in 2022.

Team Details

MLB

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Milwaukee Brewers 0 55 9 16% 1970 2024
Milwaukee Braves 1 13 2 15% 1953 1965
Milwaukee Brewers 0 1 0 0% 1901 1901

NBA

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Milwaukee Bucks 2 56 35 62% 1969 2024
Milwaukee Hawks 0 4 0 0% 1952 1955

NFL

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Milwaukee Badgers 0 5 0 0% 1922 1926

Milwaukee Teams Playoff Results, 1901 - 2023

MLB MLS NBA NFL NHL WNBA
1 / 69 seasons No seasons 2 / 60 seasons 0 / 5 seasons No seasons No seasons
2023 Lost NLWC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2022 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th
2021 Lost NLDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Won Finals
2020 Lost NLWC (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th
2019 Lost NLWC (Won 0 Rds) 10th Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th
2018 Lost NLCS (Won 1 Rd) 4th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2017 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2016 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2015 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2014 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2013 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2012 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2011 Lost NLCS (Won 1 Rd) 4th Missed Playoffs MP
2010 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2009 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2008 Lost NLDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Missed Playoffs MP
2007 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2006 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2005 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2004 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2003 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
2002 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2001 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th
2000 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1999 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1998 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1997 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1996 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1995 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1994 No Postseason NP Missed Playoffs MP
1993 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1992 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1991 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1990 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1989 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th
1988 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1987 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th
1986 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th
1985 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th
1984 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th
1983 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1982 Lost WS (Won 1 Rd) 2nd Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1981 Lost ALDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1980 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1979 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1978 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th
1977 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1976 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1975 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1974 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Finals (Won 2 Rds) 2nd
1973 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1972 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1971 Missed Playoffs MP Won Finals
1970 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1969 Missed Playoffs MP
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1965 Missed Playoffs MP
1964 Missed Playoffs MP
1963 Missed Playoffs MP
1962 Missed Playoffs MP
1961 Missed Playoffs MP
1960 Missed Playoffs MP
1959 Missed Playoffs MP
1958 Lost WS (Won 0 Rds) 2nd
1957 Won WS
1956 Missed Playoffs MP
1955 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1954 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1953 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1952 Missed Playoffs MP
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1926 No Playoffs NP
1925 No Playoffs NP
1924 No Playoffs NP
1923 No Playoffs NP
1922 No Playoffs NP
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1901 No Postseason NP