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 series ended July 31st, 2022.
Season Total Doubleheaders Total Sweeps (Percentage) Total Visitor Sweeps (Percentage) Total Home Sweeps (Percentage)
20224419 (43.18%)9 (20.45%)10 (22.73%)
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%)
Total47302402 (50.78%)970 (20.51%)1432 (30.27%)

TeamDoubleheadersSweeps (Percentage)Visitor
Doubleheaders
Visitor Sweeps
(Percentage)
Home
Doubleheaders
Home Sweeps
(Percentage)
Arizona Diamondbacks239 (39.13%)206 (30.00%)33 (100.00%)
Atlanta Braves36991 (24.66%)18733 (17.65%)18258 (31.87%)
Baltimore Orioles466132 (28.33%)19447 (24.23%)27285 (31.25%)
Boston Red Sox441110 (24.94%)20940 (19.14%)23270 (30.17%)
Chicago Cubs41878 (18.66%)19335 (18.13%)22543 (19.11%)
Chicago White Sox508153 (30.12%)21151 (24.17%)297102 (34.34%)
Cincinnati Reds338102 (30.18%)14434 (23.61%)19468 (35.05%)
Cleveland Guardians545132 (24.22%)21737 (17.05%)32895 (28.96%)
Colorado Rockies6716 (23.88%)242 (8.33%)4314 (32.56%)
Detroit Tigers458100 (21.83%)21941 (18.72%)23959 (24.69%)
Houston Astros26760 (22.47%)20036 (18.00%)6724 (35.82%)
Kansas City Royals24074 (30.83%)12229 (23.77%)11845 (38.14%)
Los Angeles Angels33074 (22.42%)23744 (18.57%)9330 (32.26%)
Los Angeles Dodgers18956 (29.63%)12834 (26.56%)6122 (36.07%)
Miami Marlins6011 (18.33%)385 (13.16%)226 (27.27%)
Milwaukee Brewers27057 (21.11%)14218 (12.68%)12839 (30.47%)
Minnesota Twins37896 (25.40%)23154 (23.38%)14742 (28.57%)
New York Mets523112 (21.41%)21040 (19.05%)31372 (23.00%)
New York Yankees474155 (32.70%)17451 (29.31%)300104 (34.67%)
Oakland Athletics41594 (22.65%)23643 (18.22%)17951 (28.49%)
Philadelphia Phillies435118 (27.13%)19449 (25.26%)24169 (28.63%)
Pittsburgh Pirates421132 (31.35%)18340 (21.86%)23892 (38.66%)
San Diego Padres22645 (19.91%)13419 (14.18%)9226 (28.26%)
San Francisco Giants29394 (32.08%)12829 (22.66%)16565 (39.39%)
Seattle Mariners8115 (18.52%)6312 (19.05%)183 (16.67%)
St. Louis Cardinals32993 (28.27%)19350 (25.91%)13643 (31.62%)
Tampa Bay Rays367 (19.44%)316 (19.35%)51 (20.00%)
Texas Rangers41892 (22.01%)23237 (15.95%)18655 (29.57%)
Toronto Blue Jays13227 (20.45%)8213 (15.85%)5014 (28.00%)
Washington Nationals31067 (21.61%)15435 (22.73%)15632 (20.51%)