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 1991 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series1014381460
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
58.42% 28.08% 14.38% 0%
Home Team Sweeps3876140
Road Team Sweeps214770
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps1954110
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps235660
Home Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
66.67% 58.46% 56% 0%
Road Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
47.73% 45.63% 53.85% 0%

1991 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 Braves8 - 25 - 12 - 00 - 015 - 3
Baltimore Orioles0 - 31 - 71 - 00 - 02 - 10
Boston Red Sox0 - 16 - 72 - 10 - 08 - 9
California Angels1 - 16 - 50 - 00 - 07 - 6
Chicago Cubs2 - 44 - 42 - 10 - 08 - 9
Chicago White Sox6 - 13 - 40 - 00 - 09 - 5
Cincinnati Reds3 - 33 - 60 - 10 - 06 - 10
Cleveland Indians1 - 41 - 51 - 30 - 03 - 12
Detroit Tigers2 - 35 - 20 - 10 - 07 - 6
Houston Astros0 - 43 - 70 - 10 - 03 - 12
Kansas City Royals1 - 16 - 50 - 00 - 07 - 6
Los Angeles Dodgers4 - 35 - 50 - 10 - 09 - 9
Milwaukee Brewers3 - 14 - 80 - 00 - 07 - 9
Minnesota Twins1 - 06 - 23 - 00 - 010 - 2
Montreal Expos3 - 46 - 71 - 30 - 010 - 14
New York Mets1 - 14 - 41 - 20 - 06 - 7
New York Yankees0 - 35 - 50 - 00 - 05 - 8
Oakland Athletics3 - 27 - 30 - 10 - 010 - 6
Philadelphia Phillies3 - 23 - 82 - 00 - 08 - 10
Pittsburgh Pirates3 - 19 - 11 - 10 - 013 - 3
San Diego Padres2 - 34 - 41 - 00 - 07 - 7
San Francisco Giants4 - 44 - 61 - 00 - 09 - 10
Seattle Mariners4 - 06 - 91 - 20 - 011 - 11
St. Louis Cardinals1 - 37 - 40 - 10 - 08 - 8
Texas Rangers2 - 28 - 40 - 10 - 010 - 7
Toronto Blue Jays1 - 32 - 02 - 10 - 05 - 4
Total Sweeps During 1991: 203