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 1999 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series545821393
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
57.41% 28.35% 11.51% 0%
Home Team Sweeps139980
Road Team Sweeps186680
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps1176130
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps126350
Home Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
54.17% 56.57% 38.1% 0%
Road Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
60% 51.16% 61.54% 0%

1999 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
Anaheim Angels1 - 24 - 90 - 10 - 05 - 12
Arizona Diamondbacks1 - 011 - 30 - 00 - 012 - 3
Atlanta Braves1 - 010 - 20 - 00 - 011 - 2
Baltimore Orioles2 - 08 - 91 - 00 - 011 - 9
Boston Red Sox1 - 28 - 20 - 00 - 09 - 4
Chicago Cubs1 - 13 - 80 - 10 - 04 - 10
Chicago White Sox2 - 12 - 50 - 20 - 04 - 8
Cincinnati Reds0 - 05 - 43 - 00 - 08 - 4
Cleveland Indians1 - 29 - 22 - 00 - 012 - 4
Colorado Rockies0 - 04 - 70 - 10 - 04 - 8
Detroit Tigers1 - 32 - 60 - 00 - 03 - 9
Florida Marlins1 - 15 - 100 - 10 - 06 - 12
Houston Astros2 - 19 - 21 - 10 - 012 - 4
Kansas City Royals0 - 22 - 91 - 00 - 03 - 11
Los Angeles Dodgers0 - 04 - 60 - 00 - 04 - 6
Milwaukee Brewers0 - 15 - 50 - 00 - 05 - 6
Minnesota Twins2 - 13 - 90 - 20 - 05 - 12
Montreal Expos0 - 23 - 80 - 00 - 03 - 10
New York Mets1 - 07 - 40 - 00 - 08 - 4
New York Yankees2 - 08 - 31 - 00 - 011 - 3
Oakland Athletics1 - 07 - 52 - 10 - 010 - 6
Philadelphia Phillies0 - 16 - 30 - 20 - 06 - 6
Pittsburgh Pirates0 - 25 - 60 - 00 - 05 - 8
San Diego Padres0 - 14 - 71 - 00 - 05 - 8
San Francisco Giants0 - 05 - 62 - 00 - 07 - 6
Seattle Mariners2 - 14 - 31 - 20 - 07 - 6
St. Louis Cardinals2 - 01 - 50 - 10 - 03 - 6
Tampa Bay Devil Rays1 - 32 - 70 - 10 - 03 - 11
Texas Rangers3 - 211 - 11 - 00 - 015 - 3
Toronto Blue Jays3 - 28 - 100 - 00 - 011 - 12
Total Sweeps During 1999: 212