Doubleheader Sweeps

On this page you will find all the single day doubleheader sweeps in the MLB since 1961.

The top section of the page is the total doubleheaders and sweeps by season, broken down by visitor team completed the sweep or home team completed the sweep.

The bottom section of the page is the total doubleheaders and sweeps by team, broken down by visitor vs home splits.

Sweep Data current through the end of the 2021 Season.
Season Total Doubleheaders Total Sweeps (Percentage) Total Visitor Sweeps (Percentage) Total Home Sweeps (Percentage)
20216026 (43.33%)12 (20.00%)14 (23.33%)
20205630 (53.57%)14 (25.00%)16 (28.57%)
20193319 (57.58%)6 (18.18%)13 (39.39%)
20183412 (35.29%)6 (17.65%)6 (17.65%)
20172910 (34.48%)6 (20.69%)4 (13.79%)
2016148 (57.14%)4 (28.57%)4 (28.57%)
20152915 (51.72%)9 (31.03%)6 (20.69%)
20142814 (50.00%)6 (21.43%)8 (28.57%)
20132616 (61.54%)7 (26.92%)9 (34.62%)
20122010 (50.00%)4 (20.00%)6 (30.00%)
20113418 (52.94%)7 (20.59%)11 (32.35%)
2010177 (41.18%)2 (11.76%)5 (29.41%)
20092313 (56.52%)5 (21.74%)8 (34.78%)
20082614 (53.85%)7 (26.92%)7 (26.92%)
20072212 (54.55%)5 (22.73%)7 (31.82%)
20062310 (43.48%)4 (17.39%)6 (26.09%)
2005187 (38.89%)2 (11.11%)5 (27.78%)
20043823 (60.53%)6 (15.79%)17 (44.74%)
20032819 (67.86%)9 (32.14%)10 (35.71%)
20022414 (58.33%)8 (33.33%)6 (25.00%)
20012310 (43.48%)3 (13.04%)7 (30.43%)
20002710 (37.04%)3 (11.11%)7 (25.93%)
19993118 (58.06%)7 (22.58%)11 (35.48%)
19983617 (47.22%)4 (11.11%)13 (36.11%)
19974516 (35.56%)9 (20.00%)7 (15.56%)
19963619 (52.78%)7 (19.44%)12 (33.33%)
19952012 (60.00%)4 (20.00%)8 (40.00%)
1994205 (25.00%)1 (5.00%)4 (20.00%)
19932712 (44.44%)3 (11.11%)9 (33.33%)
19923618 (50.00%)8 (22.22%)10 (27.78%)
19912913 (44.83%)5 (17.24%)8 (27.59%)
19904626 (56.52%)13 (28.26%)13 (28.26%)
19894722 (46.81%)6 (12.77%)16 (34.04%)
19884121 (51.22%)9 (21.95%)12 (29.27%)
19873320 (60.61%)7 (21.21%)13 (39.39%)
19864727 (57.45%)7 (14.89%)20 (42.55%)
19855326 (49.06%)11 (20.75%)15 (28.30%)
19847648 (63.16%)22 (28.95%)26 (34.21%)
19839446 (48.94%)15 (15.96%)31 (32.98%)
19827939 (49.37%)17 (21.52%)22 (27.85%)
19814725 (53.19%)9 (19.15%)16 (34.04%)
19809950 (50.51%)23 (23.23%)27 (27.27%)
197911657 (49.14%)24 (20.69%)33 (28.45%)
197814372 (50.35%)22 (15.38%)50 (34.97%)
197714277 (54.23%)30 (21.13%)47 (33.10%)
197614167 (47.52%)29 (20.57%)38 (26.95%)
197514569 (47.59%)25 (17.24%)44 (30.34%)
197414071 (50.71%)32 (22.86%)39 (27.86%)
197315178 (51.66%)30 (19.87%)48 (31.79%)
197216381 (49.69%)34 (20.86%)47 (28.83%)
197115885 (53.80%)32 (20.25%)53 (33.54%)
197015683 (53.21%)34 (21.79%)49 (31.41%)
196917693 (52.84%)32 (18.18%)61 (34.66%)
196815873 (46.20%)30 (18.99%)43 (27.22%)
196719390 (46.63%)33 (17.10%)57 (29.53%)
196617789 (50.28%)36 (20.34%)53 (29.94%)
196519197 (50.79%)45 (23.56%)52 (27.23%)
1964198114 (57.58%)51 (25.76%)63 (31.82%)
196318388 (48.09%)25 (13.66%)63 (34.43%)
1962201111 (55.22%)63 (31.34%)48 (23.88%)
196118091 (50.56%)32 (17.78%)59 (32.78%)
Total46862383 (50.85%)961 (20.51%)1422 (30.35%)

TeamDoubleheadersSweeps (Percentage)Visitor
Doubleheaders
Visitor Sweeps
(Percentage)
Home
Doubleheaders
Home Sweeps
(Percentage)
Arizona Diamondbacks219 (42.86%)186 (33.33%)33 (100.00%)
Atlanta Braves36891 (24.73%)18633 (17.74%)18258 (31.87%)
Baltimore Orioles464132 (28.45%)19347 (24.35%)27185 (31.37%)
Boston Red Sox440110 (25.00%)20940 (19.14%)23170 (30.30%)
Chicago Cubs41478 (18.84%)19335 (18.13%)22143 (19.46%)
Chicago White Sox503152 (30.22%)20750 (24.15%)296102 (34.46%)
Cincinnati Reds336102 (30.36%)14434 (23.61%)19268 (35.42%)
Cleveland Indians536131 (24.44%)21537 (17.21%)32194 (29.28%)
Colorado Rockies6216 (25.81%)212 (9.52%)4114 (34.15%)
Detroit Tigers45199 (21.95%)21741 (18.89%)23458 (24.79%)
Houston Astros26659 (22.18%)20036 (18.00%)6623 (34.85%)
Kansas City Royals23773 (30.80%)12129 (23.97%)11644 (37.93%)
Los Angeles Angels32773 (22.32%)23443 (18.38%)9330 (32.26%)
Los Angeles Dodgers18754 (28.88%)12733 (25.98%)6021 (35.00%)
Miami Marlins5911 (18.64%)375 (13.51%)226 (27.27%)
Milwaukee Brewers26956 (20.82%)14117 (12.06%)12839 (30.47%)
Minnesota Twins37696 (25.53%)22954 (23.58%)14742 (28.57%)
New York Mets517109 (21.08%)20739 (18.84%)31070 (22.58%)
New York Yankees469153 (32.62%)17250 (29.07%)297103 (34.68%)
Oakland Athletics41294 (22.82%)23543 (18.30%)17751 (28.81%)
Philadelphia Phillies433117 (27.02%)19348 (24.87%)24069 (28.75%)
Pittsburgh Pirates417132 (31.65%)17940 (22.35%)23892 (38.66%)
San Diego Padres22445 (20.09%)13319 (14.29%)9126 (28.57%)
San Francisco Giants29294 (32.19%)12729 (22.83%)16565 (39.39%)
Seattle Mariners7914 (17.72%)6211 (17.74%)173 (17.65%)
St. Louis Cardinals32692 (28.22%)19150 (26.18%)13542 (31.11%)
Tampa Bay Rays356 (17.14%)305 (16.67%)51 (20.00%)
Texas Rangers41692 (22.12%)23037 (16.09%)18655 (29.57%)
Toronto Blue Jays13027 (20.77%)8113 (16.05%)4914 (28.57%)
Washington Nationals30666 (21.57%)15435 (22.73%)15231 (20.39%)