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 April 11, 2021.
Season Total Doubleheaders Total Sweeps (Percentage) Total Visitor Sweeps (Percentage) Total Home Sweeps (Percentage)
202111 (100.00%)1 (100.00%)0 (0.00%)
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%)
Total46272358 (50.96%)950 (20.53%)1408 (30.43%)

TeamDoubleheadersSweeps (Percentage)Visitor
Doubleheaders
Visitor Sweeps
(Percentage)
Home
Doubleheaders
Home Sweeps
(Percentage)
Arizona Diamondbacks208 (40.00%)175 (29.41%)33 (100.00%)
Atlanta Braves36390 (24.79%)18332 (17.49%)18058 (32.22%)
Baltimore Orioles460132 (28.70%)19247 (24.48%)26885 (31.72%)
Boston Red Sox435109 (25.06%)20639 (18.93%)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 Reds335102 (30.45%)14434 (23.61%)19168 (35.60%)
Cleveland Indians529131 (24.76%)21337 (17.37%)31694 (29.75%)
Colorado Rockies5616 (28.57%)182 (11.11%)3814 (36.84%)
Detroit Tigers44697 (21.75%)21540 (18.60%)23157 (24.68%)
Houston Astros26559 (22.26%)19936 (18.09%)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 Marlins5611 (19.64%)345 (14.71%)226 (27.27%)
Milwaukee Brewers26554 (20.38%)13715 (10.95%)12839 (30.47%)
Minnesota Twins37096 (25.95%)22554 (24.00%)14542 (28.97%)
New York Mets502104 (20.72%)20239 (19.31%)30065 (21.67%)
New York Yankees466152 (32.62%)17250 (29.07%)294102 (34.69%)
Oakland Athletics41193 (22.63%)23543 (18.30%)17650 (28.41%)
Philadelphia Phillies429117 (27.27%)19148 (25.13%)23869 (28.99%)
Pittsburgh Pirates413131 (31.72%)17740 (22.60%)23691 (38.56%)
San Diego Padres22245 (20.27%)13219 (14.39%)9026 (28.89%)
San Francisco Giants29094 (32.41%)12529 (23.20%)16565 (39.39%)
Seattle Mariners7713 (16.88%)6010 (16.67%)173 (17.65%)
St. Louis Cardinals32291 (28.26%)18849 (26.06%)13442 (31.34%)
Tampa Bay Rays345 (14.71%)305 (16.67%)40 (0.00%)
Texas Rangers41592 (22.17%)22937 (16.16%)18655 (29.57%)
Toronto Blue Jays12225 (20.49%)7512 (16.00%)4713 (27.66%)
Washington Nationals30066 (22.00%)15235 (23.03%)14831 (20.95%)