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 August 29th, 2021.

For the 2020 Season
Category 2 Game Series 3 Game Series 4 Game Series 5 Game Series
Total Series681476312
Total Sweeps3740110
Series Sweep Percentage
(Total Sweeps divided by Total Series)
54.41% 27.21% 17.46% 0%
Home Teams
Home Team Sweeps242680
Home Team Lost Potential Sweeps191250
Home Team Sweep Success
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
55.81% 68.42% 61.54% 0%
Win 1st Game, Complete Sweep
(Win 1st game of series and complete sweep)
55.81% 30.23% 21.62% 0%
Road Teams
Road Team Sweeps131430
Road Team Lost Potential Sweeps121311
Road Team Sweep Success
(Successful Sweeps divided by Possible Sweeps)
52% 51.85% 75% 0%
Win 1st Game, Complete Sweep
(Win 1st game of series and complete sweep)
52% 22.95% 11.54% 0%

2020 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 Diamondbacks2 - 11 - 30 - 00 - 03 - 4
Atlanta Braves2 - 21 - 00 - 00 - 03 - 2
Baltimore Orioles0 - 23 - 10 - 20 - 03 - 5
Boston Red Sox1 - 10 - 20 - 20 - 01 - 5
Chicago Cubs3 - 01 - 00 - 00 - 04 - 0
Chicago White Sox2 - 12 - 02 - 10 - 06 - 2
Cincinnati Reds0 - 10 - 01 - 00 - 01 - 1
Cleveland Indians1 - 22 - 11 - 00 - 04 - 3
Colorado Rockies1 - 21 - 20 - 00 - 02 - 4
Detroit Tigers0 - 12 - 20 - 10 - 02 - 4
Houston Astros3 - 11 - 20 - 10 - 04 - 4
Kansas City Royals0 - 12 - 20 - 10 - 02 - 4
Los Angeles Angels1 - 10 - 31 - 00 - 02 - 4
Los Angeles Dodgers2 - 04 - 00 - 00 - 06 - 0
Miami Marlins0 - 00 - 21 - 00 - 01 - 2
Milwaukee Brewers1 - 11 - 10 - 00 - 02 - 2
Minnesota Twins3 - 01 - 20 - 00 - 04 - 2
New York Mets1 - 11 - 10 - 00 - 02 - 2
New York Yankees2 - 12 - 12 - 00 - 06 - 2
Oakland Athletics1 - 33 - 00 - 00 - 04 - 3
Philadelphia Phillies1 - 11 - 21 - 00 - 03 - 3
Pittsburgh Pirates1 - 21 - 40 - 10 - 02 - 7
San Diego Padres2 - 13 - 10 - 00 - 05 - 2
San Francisco Giants3 - 01 - 20 - 00 - 04 - 2
Seattle Mariners0 - 31 - 11 - 00 - 02 - 4
St. Louis Cardinals0 - 20 - 00 - 00 - 00 - 2
Tampa Bay Rays2 - 23 - 11 - 00 - 06 - 3
Texas Rangers0 - 31 - 20 - 10 - 01 - 6
Toronto Blue Jays1 - 01 - 10 - 00 - 02 - 1
Washington Nationals1 - 10 - 10 - 10 - 01 - 3
Total Sweeps During 2020: 88