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 4th, 2021.
Season Total Doubleheaders Total Sweeps (Percentage) Total Visitor Sweeps (Percentage) Total Home Sweeps (Percentage)
20213314 (42.42%)7 (21.21%)7 (21.21%)
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%)
Total46592371 (50.89%)956 (20.52%)1415 (30.37%)

TeamDoubleheadersSweeps (Percentage)Visitor
Doubleheaders
Visitor Sweeps
(Percentage)
Home
Doubleheaders
Home Sweeps
(Percentage)
Arizona Diamondbacks219 (42.86%)186 (33.33%)33 (100.00%)
Atlanta Braves36690 (24.59%)18432 (17.39%)18258 (31.87%)
Baltimore Orioles463132 (28.51%)19347 (24.35%)27085 (31.48%)
Boston Red Sox437110 (25.17%)20740 (19.32%)23070 (30.43%)
Chicago Cubs41178 (18.98%)19335 (18.13%)21843 (19.72%)
Chicago White Sox501152 (30.34%)20650 (24.27%)295102 (34.58%)
Cincinnati Reds335102 (30.45%)14434 (23.61%)19168 (35.60%)
Cleveland Indians532131 (24.62%)21337 (17.37%)31994 (29.47%)
Colorado Rockies6116 (26.23%)202 (10.00%)4114 (34.15%)
Detroit Tigers45098 (21.78%)21741 (18.89%)23357 (24.46%)
Houston Astros26659 (22.18%)20036 (18.00%)6623 (34.85%)
Kansas City Royals23672 (30.51%)12028 (23.33%)11644 (37.93%)
Los Angeles Angels32673 (22.39%)23443 (18.38%)9230 (32.61%)
Los Angeles Dodgers18754 (28.88%)12733 (25.98%)6021 (35.00%)
Miami Marlins5611 (19.64%)345 (14.71%)226 (27.27%)
Milwaukee Brewers26655 (20.68%)13816 (11.59%)12839 (30.47%)
Minnesota Twins37396 (25.74%)22754 (23.79%)14642 (28.77%)
New York Mets510106 (20.78%)20639 (18.93%)30467 (22.04%)
New York Yankees468152 (32.48%)17250 (29.07%)296102 (34.46%)
Oakland Athletics41294 (22.82%)23543 (18.30%)17751 (28.81%)
Philadelphia Phillies431117 (27.15%)19348 (24.87%)23869 (28.99%)
Pittsburgh Pirates415132 (31.81%)17840 (22.47%)23792 (38.82%)
San Diego Padres22345 (20.18%)13319 (14.29%)9026 (28.89%)
San Francisco Giants29294 (32.19%)12729 (22.83%)16565 (39.39%)
Seattle Mariners7914 (17.72%)6211 (17.74%)173 (17.65%)
St. Louis Cardinals32491 (28.09%)18949 (25.93%)13542 (31.11%)
Tampa Bay Rays345 (14.71%)305 (16.67%)40 (0.00%)
Texas Rangers41592 (22.17%)22937 (16.16%)18655 (29.57%)
Toronto Blue Jays12525 (20.00%)7812 (15.38%)4713 (27.66%)
Washington Nationals30366 (21.78%)15235 (23.03%)15131 (20.53%)