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 September 7th, 2020.
Season Total Doubleheaders Total Sweeps (Percentage) Total Visitor Sweeps (Percentage) Total Home Sweeps (Percentage)
20203119 (61.29%)11 (35.48%)8 (25.81%)
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%)
Total46012346 (50.99%)946 (20.56%)1400 (30.43%)

TeamDoubleheadersSweeps (Percentage)Visitor
Doubleheaders
Visitor Sweeps
(Percentage)
Home
Doubleheaders
Home Sweeps
(Percentage)
Arizona Diamondbacks197 (36.84%)175 (29.41%)22 (100.00%)
Atlanta Braves36289 (24.59%)18231 (17.03%)18058 (32.22%)
Baltimore Orioles458132 (28.82%)19147 (24.61%)26785 (31.84%)
Boston Red Sox434109 (25.12%)20539 (19.02%)22970 (30.57%)
Chicago Cubs41077 (18.78%)19335 (18.13%)21742 (19.35%)
Chicago White Sox496149 (30.04%)20449 (24.02%)292100 (34.25%)
Cincinnati Reds334101 (30.24%)14434 (23.61%)19067 (35.26%)
Cleveland Indians529131 (24.76%)21337 (17.37%)31694 (29.75%)
Colorado Rockies5516 (29.09%)172 (11.76%)3814 (36.84%)
Detroit Tigers44597 (21.80%)21440 (18.69%)23157 (24.68%)
Houston Astros26459 (22.35%)19836 (18.18%)6623 (34.85%)
Kansas City Royals23472 (30.77%)11928 (23.53%)11544 (38.26%)
Los Angeles Angels32573 (22.46%)23443 (18.38%)9130 (32.97%)
Los Angeles Dodgers18654 (29.03%)12633 (26.19%)6021 (35.00%)
Miami Marlins5210 (19.23%)345 (14.71%)185 (27.78%)
Milwaukee Brewers26254 (20.61%)13615 (11.03%)12639 (30.95%)
Minnesota Twins36996 (26.02%)22454 (24.11%)14542 (28.97%)
New York Mets501104 (20.76%)20139 (19.40%)30065 (21.67%)
New York Yankees464151 (32.54%)17150 (29.24%)293101 (34.47%)
Oakland Athletics40793 (22.85%)23343 (18.45%)17450 (28.74%)
Philadelphia Phillies424116 (27.36%)18848 (25.53%)23668 (28.81%)
Pittsburgh Pirates411131 (31.87%)17640 (22.73%)23591 (38.72%)
San Diego Padres22044 (20.00%)13119 (14.50%)8925 (28.09%)
San Francisco Giants28894 (32.64%)12429 (23.39%)16465 (39.63%)
Seattle Mariners7512 (16.00%)599 (15.25%)163 (18.75%)
St. Louis Cardinals31690 (28.48%)18548 (25.95%)13142 (32.06%)
Tampa Bay Rays324 (12.50%)294 (13.79%)30 (0.00%)
Texas Rangers41492 (22.22%)22937 (16.16%)18555 (29.73%)
Toronto Blue Jays12125 (20.66%)7412 (16.22%)4713 (27.66%)
Washington Nationals29564 (21.69%)15035 (23.33%)14529 (20.00%)