Through the 2008 World Series, 20 of the 104 World Series played have been won in sweeps.
The Yankees have won 8 times in sweeps, the most of any team. 5 of the last 11 World Series played (1998, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007) have been won in sweeps.
The number of teams that have won the World Series at home is 16.
Click on the 'World Series Championships' link on this page to see what teams have won the World Series and how many they have won.
There have been alot of teams that have won the world series after starting 4-2.
Only two teams go to the World Series: the American League champion and the National League champion.
There are two teams that have never made it to the World Series: The Seattle Mariners and the Washington Nationals.
2 because only 2 teams can play
11 teams have come back from a 2-0 hole to win the world series.
Every Team Except Kenya
39% of teams losing game 1 have gone on to win the series.
Click on the 'World Series Winners' link on this page to see a list of World Series winners from the first World Series played in 1903.