If you believe what you read, the Phillies may be about to begin a what will be their first 100-loss season since 1961.

If they do so, it would be the 15th in franchise history and the 26th in the city's baseball history, as the Athletics managed 11 triple-digit-loss seasons. That is by far the most by any city that has claimed any of the current major league franchises (since 1900):