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 2019 season.
Season Total Doubleheaders Total Sweeps (Percentage) Total Visitor Sweeps (Percentage) Total Home Sweeps (Percentage)
202000 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
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%)
Total45702327 (50.92%)935 (20.46%)1392 (30.46%)

TeamDoubleheadersSweeps (Percentage)Visitor
Doubleheaders
Visitor Sweeps
(Percentage)
Home
Doubleheaders
Home Sweeps
(Percentage)
Arizona Diamondbacks197 (36.84%)175 (29.41%)22 (100.00%)
Atlanta Braves35987 (24.23%)18130 (16.57%)17857 (32.02%)
Baltimore Orioles456132 (28.95%)19147 (24.61%)26585 (32.08%)
Boston Red Sox433109 (25.17%)20539 (19.02%)22870 (30.70%)
Chicago Cubs40677 (18.97%)19235 (18.23%)21442 (19.63%)
Chicago White Sox494149 (30.16%)20349 (24.14%)291100 (34.36%)
Cincinnati Reds32999 (30.09%)14032 (22.86%)18967 (35.45%)
Cleveland Indians528130 (24.62%)21337 (17.37%)31593 (29.52%)
Colorado Rockies5516 (29.09%)172 (11.76%)3814 (36.84%)
Detroit Tigers44296 (21.72%)21340 (18.78%)22956 (24.45%)
Houston Astros26158 (22.22%)19736 (18.27%)6422 (34.38%)
Kansas City Royals23272 (31.03%)11828 (23.73%)11444 (38.60%)
Los Angeles Angels32372 (22.29%)23343 (18.45%)9029 (32.22%)
Los Angeles Dodgers18553 (28.65%)12532 (25.60%)6021 (35.00%)
Miami Marlins498 (16.33%)313 (9.68%)185 (27.78%)
Milwaukee Brewers26154 (20.69%)13615 (11.03%)12539 (31.20%)
Minnesota Twins36695 (25.96%)22354 (24.22%)14341 (28.67%)
New York Mets498103 (20.68%)19938 (19.10%)29965 (21.74%)
New York Yankees459150 (32.68%)16850 (29.76%)291100 (34.36%)
Oakland Athletics40693 (22.91%)23243 (18.53%)17450 (28.74%)
Philadelphia Phillies421116 (27.55%)18748 (25.67%)23468 (29.06%)
Pittsburgh Pirates409130 (31.78%)17539 (22.29%)23491 (38.89%)
San Diego Padres21944 (20.09%)13119 (14.50%)8825 (28.41%)
San Francisco Giants28794 (32.75%)12429 (23.39%)16365 (39.88%)
Seattle Mariners7412 (16.22%)589 (15.52%)163 (18.75%)
St. Louis Cardinals31187 (27.97%)18145 (24.86%)13042 (32.31%)
Tampa Bay Rays324 (12.50%)294 (13.79%)30 (0.00%)
Texas Rangers41492 (22.22%)22937 (16.16%)18555 (29.73%)
Toronto Blue Jays11924 (20.17%)7312 (16.44%)4612 (26.09%)
Washington Nationals29364 (21.84%)14935 (23.49%)14429 (20.14%)