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 September 24th, 2017.

For the 1984 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series10839915015
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
46.3% 27.57% 12% 26.67%
Home Team Sweeps2759153
Road Team Sweeps235131
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps366180
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps225290
Home Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
42.86% 49.17% 65.22% 100%
Road Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
51.11% 49.51% 25% 100%

1984 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
Atlanta Braves2 - 33 - 30 - 01 - 06 - 6
Baltimore Orioles1 - 05 - 50 - 00 - 06 - 5
Boston Red Sox0 - 24 - 30 - 00 - 04 - 5
California Angels1 - 05 - 60 - 00 - 06 - 6
Chicago Cubs4 - 24 - 31 - 10 - 09 - 6
Chicago White Sox1 - 12 - 52 - 00 - 05 - 6
Cincinnati Reds4 - 11 - 51 - 00 - 26 - 8
Cleveland Indians3 - 13 - 61 - 30 - 07 - 10
Detroit Tigers4 - 012 - 21 - 10 - 017 - 3
Houston Astros3 - 44 - 51 - 00 - 08 - 9
Kansas City Royals0 - 23 - 42 - 00 - 15 - 7
Los Angeles Dodgers4 - 04 - 50 - 10 - 08 - 6
Milwaukee Brewers1 - 21 - 52 - 20 - 04 - 9
Minnesota Twins1 - 36 - 20 - 10 - 07 - 6
Montreal Expos1 - 33 - 20 - 00 - 04 - 5
New York Mets2 - 46 - 10 - 11 - 09 - 6
New York Yankees0 - 15 - 32 - 01 - 08 - 4
Oakland Athletics1 - 03 - 81 - 10 - 05 - 9
Philadelphia Phillies1 - 45 - 41 - 00 - 07 - 8
Pittsburgh Pirates1 - 34 - 60 - 11 - 06 - 10
San Diego Padres5 - 23 - 10 - 00 - 08 - 3
San Francisco Giants2 - 64 - 61 - 10 - 17 - 14
Seattle Mariners1 - 16 - 50 - 20 - 07 - 8
St. Louis Cardinals4 - 16 - 60 - 00 - 010 - 7
Texas Rangers1 - 32 - 61 - 10 - 04 - 10
Toronto Blue Jays2 - 26 - 31 - 20 - 09 - 7
Total Sweeps During 1984: 182