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 2001 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series396221134
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
48.72% 25.72% 15.93% 25%
Home Team Sweeps129591
Road Team Sweeps76590
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps782130
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps136570
Home Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
63.16% 53.67% 40.91% 100%
Road Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
35% 50% 56.25% 0%

2001 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 - 50 - 20 - 05 - 9
Arizona Diamondbacks0 - 09 - 20 - 10 - 09 - 3
Atlanta Braves1 - 05 - 20 - 00 - 06 - 2
Baltimore Orioles1 - 00 - 90 - 30 - 01 - 12
Boston Red Sox0 - 13 - 63 - 00 - 06 - 7
Chicago Cubs2 - 06 - 50 - 00 - 08 - 5
Chicago White Sox0 - 18 - 90 - 00 - 08 - 10
Cincinnati Reds2 - 14 - 100 - 10 - 06 - 12
Cleveland Indians1 - 06 - 20 - 00 - 07 - 2
Colorado Rockies0 - 15 - 60 - 00 - 05 - 7
Detroit Tigers0 - 14 - 80 - 10 - 04 - 10
Florida Marlins0 - 12 - 50 - 00 - 12 - 7
Houston Astros0 - 18 - 31 - 00 - 09 - 4
Kansas City Royals0 - 05 - 90 - 10 - 05 - 10
Los Angeles Dodgers1 - 03 - 51 - 00 - 05 - 5
Milwaukee Brewers0 - 44 - 60 - 10 - 04 - 11
Minnesota Twins1 - 06 - 40 - 20 - 07 - 6
Montreal Expos1 - 02 - 40 - 00 - 03 - 4
New York Mets0 - 05 - 80 - 00 - 05 - 8
New York Yankees1 - 010 - 32 - 00 - 013 - 3
Oakland Athletics1 - 013 - 42 - 00 - 016 - 4
Philadelphia Phillies1 - 15 - 50 - 01 - 07 - 6
Pittsburgh Pirates2 - 11 - 101 - 20 - 04 - 13
San Diego Padres0 - 07 - 40 - 10 - 07 - 5
San Francisco Giants1 - 08 - 31 - 00 - 010 - 3
Seattle Mariners1 - 011 - 13 - 00 - 015 - 1
St. Louis Cardinals0 - 110 - 42 - 00 - 012 - 5
Tampa Bay Devil Rays0 - 11 - 91 - 10 - 02 - 11
Texas Rangers0 - 22 - 51 - 10 - 03 - 8
Toronto Blue Jays1 - 03 - 40 - 10 - 04 - 5
Total Sweeps During 2001: 198