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 the end of the 2018 season.

For the 2018 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series984991764
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
43.88% 25.65% 18.75% 25%
Home Teams
Home Team Sweeps2470191
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps256360
Home Team Sweep Success
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
48.98% 52.63% 76% 100%
Win 1st Game, Complete Sweep
(Win 1st game of series and complete sweep)
48.98% 26.82% 23.17% 50%
Road Teams
Road Team Sweeps1958140
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps306480
Road Team Sweep Success
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
38.78% 47.54% 63.64% 0%
Win 1st Game, Complete Sweep
(Win 1st game of series and complete sweep)
38.78% 24.37% 14.89% 0%

2018 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 - 04 - 41 - 10 - 06 - 5
Atlanta Braves3 - 04 - 22 - 10 - 09 - 3
Baltimore Orioles1 - 31 - 110 - 50 - 02 - 19
Boston Red Sox2 - 011 - 12 - 00 - 015 - 1
Chicago Cubs1 - 13 - 13 - 10 - 07 - 3
Chicago White Sox1 - 31 - 80 - 20 - 02 - 13
Cincinnati Reds2 - 21 - 72 - 20 - 05 - 11
Cleveland Indians2 - 05 - 11 - 00 - 08 - 1
Colorado Rockies0 - 06 - 32 - 00 - 08 - 3
Detroit Tigers1 - 33 - 80 - 20 - 04 - 13
Houston Astros3 - 09 - 12 - 10 - 014 - 2
Kansas City Royals2 - 32 - 120 - 10 - 04 - 16
Los Angeles Angels0 - 18 - 70 - 00 - 08 - 8
Los Angeles Dodgers2 - 08 - 20 - 10 - 010 - 3
Miami Marlins0 - 40 - 50 - 30 - 00 - 12
Milwaukee Brewers1 - 17 - 01 - 10 - 19 - 3
Minnesota Twins2 - 03 - 62 - 10 - 07 - 7
New York Mets1 - 33 - 30 - 10 - 04 - 7
New York Yankees3 - 05 - 12 - 10 - 010 - 2
Oakland Athletics2 - 15 - 33 - 00 - 010 - 4
Philadelphia Phillies1 - 12 - 23 - 20 - 06 - 5
Pittsburgh Pirates3 - 15 - 20 - 31 - 09 - 6
San Diego Padres2 - 30 - 60 - 00 - 02 - 9
San Francisco Giants1 - 23 - 70 - 10 - 04 - 10
Seattle Mariners0 - 24 - 22 - 00 - 06 - 4
St. Louis Cardinals1 - 15 - 31 - 00 - 07 - 4
Tampa Bay Rays2 - 39 - 41 - 00 - 012 - 7
Texas Rangers1 - 32 - 50 - 20 - 03 - 10
Toronto Blue Jays0 - 14 - 71 - 10 - 05 - 9
Washington Nationals2 - 15 - 42 - 00 - 09 - 5
Total Sweeps During 2018: 205