Total Sweeps By Year

Below you will find the number of times a team recorded a sweep and the number of times that team was swept in a given year (select the year via the drop-down box). If you are looking for the total number of sweeps in our database, check out Sweep Statistics. If you want more specific details about a given team, including the number of times a team was on the verge of a sweep and failed, check out the Team Tracker.

Sweep Data current through series ended June 13th, 2021.

For the 2021 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series41201700
Total Sweeps1759140
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
41.46% 29.35% 20% 0%
Home Teams
Home Team Sweeps143870
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps152180
Home Team Sweep Success
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
48.28% 64.41% 46.67% 0%
Win 1st Game, Complete Sweep
(Win 1st game of series and complete sweep)
48.28% 38% 17.07% 0%
Road Teams
Road Team Sweeps32170
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps92750
Road Team Sweep Success
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
25% 43.75% 58.33% 0%
Win 1st Game, Complete Sweep
(Win 1st game of series and complete sweep)
25% 20.79% 24.14% 0%

2021 Season
Key: 2-3. This would indicate 2 series sweeps and 3 times swept.
Team2 Game
Series
3 Game
Series
4 Game
Series
5 Game
Series
Totals
Series
Arizona Diamondbacks0 - 31 - 40 - 20 - 01 - 9
Atlanta Braves0 - 01 - 30 - 00 - 01 - 3
Baltimore Orioles0 - 11 - 50 - 10 - 01 - 7
Boston Red Sox2 - 03 - 10 - 00 - 05 - 1
Chicago Cubs0 - 15 - 00 - 00 - 05 - 1
Chicago White Sox0 - 04 - 11 - 00 - 05 - 1
Cincinnati Reds0 - 02 - 21 - 10 - 03 - 3
Cleveland Indians1 - 01 - 01 - 00 - 03 - 0
Colorado Rockies1 - 02 - 50 - 00 - 03 - 5
Detroit Tigers0 - 04 - 30 - 20 - 04 - 5
Houston Astros0 - 10 - 22 - 00 - 02 - 3
Kansas City Royals2 - 00 - 31 - 10 - 03 - 4
Los Angeles Angels1 - 02 - 00 - 10 - 03 - 1
Los Angeles Dodgers1 - 04 - 11 - 00 - 06 - 1
Miami Marlins0 - 21 - 20 - 00 - 01 - 4
Milwaukee Brewers0 - 13 - 01 - 10 - 04 - 2
Minnesota Twins0 - 01 - 20 - 00 - 01 - 2
New York Mets1 - 12 - 20 - 00 - 03 - 3
New York Yankees0 - 12 - 30 - 00 - 02 - 4
Oakland Athletics2 - 01 - 01 - 10 - 04 - 1
Philadelphia Phillies1 - 11 - 11 - 00 - 03 - 2
Pittsburgh Pirates0 - 20 - 50 - 00 - 00 - 7
San Diego Padres0 - 04 - 20 - 00 - 04 - 2
San Francisco Giants2 - 01 - 11 - 00 - 04 - 1
Seattle Mariners0 - 10 - 21 - 00 - 01 - 3
St. Louis Cardinals1 - 04 - 20 - 10 - 05 - 3
Tampa Bay Rays1 - 04 - 12 - 00 - 07 - 1
Texas Rangers0 - 21 - 30 - 20 - 01 - 7
Toronto Blue Jays1 - 02 - 00 - 10 - 03 - 1
Washington Nationals0 - 02 - 30 - 00 - 02 - 3
Total Sweeps During 2021: 90