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 2008 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series545911331
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
46.3% 28.76% 21.05% 0%
Home Team Sweeps12115230
Road Team Sweeps135550
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps146560
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps157480
Home Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
46.15% 63.89% 79.31% 0%
Road Team Sweep Percentage
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
46.43% 42.64% 38.46% 0%

2008 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 Diamondbacks1 - 06 - 81 - 00 - 08 - 8
Atlanta Braves1 - 14 - 91 - 00 - 06 - 10
Baltimore Orioles1 - 11 - 71 - 10 - 03 - 9
Boston Red Sox1 - 28 - 62 - 00 - 011 - 8
Chicago Cubs2 - 08 - 32 - 00 - 012 - 3
Chicago White Sox1 - 19 - 31 - 10 - 011 - 5
Cincinnati Reds0 - 14 - 71 - 10 - 05 - 9
Cleveland Indians0 - 38 - 61 - 00 - 09 - 9
Colorado Rockies0 - 15 - 91 - 10 - 06 - 11
Detroit Tigers2 - 17 - 90 - 00 - 09 - 10
Florida Marlins0 - 06 - 30 - 00 - 06 - 3
Houston Astros2 - 15 - 53 - 00 - 010 - 6
Kansas City Royals1 - 07 - 81 - 20 - 09 - 10
Los Angeles Angels1 - 06 - 11 - 00 - 08 - 1
Los Angeles Dodgers0 - 07 - 61 - 10 - 08 - 7
Milwaukee Brewers0 - 09 - 42 - 20 - 011 - 6
Minnesota Twins1 - 18 - 50 - 10 - 09 - 7
New York Mets2 - 26 - 10 - 20 - 08 - 5
New York Yankees2 - 18 - 20 - 00 - 010 - 3
Oakland Athletics1 - 17 - 60 - 10 - 08 - 8
Philadelphia Phillies1 - 06 - 12 - 10 - 09 - 2
Pittsburgh Pirates0 - 04 - 80 - 20 - 04 - 10
San Diego Padres0 - 22 - 71 - 10 - 03 - 10
San Francisco Giants1 - 14 - 91 - 20 - 06 - 12
Seattle Mariners1 - 03 - 90 - 30 - 04 - 12
St. Louis Cardinals0 - 02 - 31 - 10 - 03 - 4
Tampa Bay Rays0 - 29 - 31 - 10 - 010 - 6
Texas Rangers1 - 11 - 50 - 10 - 02 - 7
Toronto Blue Jays1 - 16 - 43 - 00 - 010 - 5
Washington Nationals1 - 14 - 130 - 30 - 05 - 17
Total Sweeps During 2008: 223