Total Sweeps By Year

Below you will find the number of times a team recorded a sweep and the number of times that team was swept in a given year (select the year via the drop-down box). If you are looking for the total number of sweeps in our database, check out Sweep Statistics. If you want more specific details about a given team, including the number of times a team was on the verge of a sweep and failed, check out the Team Tracker.

Sweep Data current through series ended August 5th, 2018.

For the 2018 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series753331263
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
44% 26.73% 18.25% 33.33%
Home Teams
Home Team Sweeps1848131
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps193840
Home Team Sweep Success
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
48.65% 55.81% 76.47% 100%
Win 1st Game, Complete Sweep
(Win 1st game of series and complete sweep)
48.65% 28.24% 21.31% 50%
Road Teams
Road Team Sweeps1541100
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps234650
Road Team Sweep Success
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
39.47% 47.13% 66.67% 0%
Win 1st Game, Complete Sweep
(Win 1st game of series and complete sweep)
39.47% 25.15% 15.38% 0%

2018 Season
Key: 2-3. This would indicate 2 series sweeps and 3 times swept.
Team2 Game
Series
3 Game
Series
4 Game
Series
5 Game
Series
Totals
Series
Arizona Diamondbacks0 - 04 - 31 - 10 - 05 - 4
Atlanta Braves3 - 02 - 10 - 00 - 05 - 1
Baltimore Orioles1 - 30 - 80 - 30 - 01 - 14
Boston Red Sox1 - 09 - 01 - 00 - 011 - 0
Chicago Cubs1 - 13 - 12 - 10 - 06 - 3
Chicago White Sox1 - 31 - 60 - 10 - 02 - 10
Cincinnati Reds2 - 10 - 52 - 10 - 04 - 7
Cleveland Indians2 - 04 - 11 - 00 - 07 - 1
Colorado Rockies0 - 04 - 20 - 00 - 04 - 2
Detroit Tigers1 - 23 - 40 - 20 - 04 - 8
Houston Astros2 - 05 - 12 - 00 - 09 - 1
Kansas City Royals0 - 31 - 100 - 00 - 01 - 13
Los Angeles Angels0 - 04 - 50 - 00 - 04 - 5
Los Angeles Dodgers1 - 05 - 10 - 10 - 06 - 2
Miami Marlins0 - 20 - 40 - 20 - 00 - 8
Milwaukee Brewers1 - 14 - 01 - 10 - 16 - 3
Minnesota Twins1 - 02 - 51 - 10 - 04 - 6
New York Mets1 - 33 - 30 - 10 - 04 - 7
New York Yankees3 - 03 - 11 - 10 - 07 - 2
Oakland Athletics2 - 14 - 33 - 00 - 09 - 4
Philadelphia Phillies1 - 12 - 13 - 00 - 06 - 2
Pittsburgh Pirates2 - 03 - 10 - 31 - 06 - 4
San Diego Padres0 - 30 - 40 - 00 - 00 - 7
San Francisco Giants1 - 13 - 10 - 10 - 04 - 3
Seattle Mariners0 - 04 - 21 - 00 - 05 - 2
St. Louis Cardinals1 - 12 - 21 - 00 - 04 - 3
Tampa Bay Rays2 - 36 - 40 - 00 - 08 - 7
Texas Rangers1 - 22 - 20 - 20 - 03 - 6
Toronto Blue Jays0 - 13 - 41 - 10 - 04 - 6
Washington Nationals2 - 13 - 42 - 00 - 07 - 5
Total Sweeps During 2018: 146