Posted by Steve Lombardi on December 21, 2009
A simple but fun list via Baseball-Reference.com's Play Index Post-Season Game Finder...
...most post-season road games won by a team in a given year. Here's the leader board:
Yes, since the playoffs were expanded in 1995, it's hard for a pre-1995 team to have a chance here. Nonetheless, what the 1996 Yankees did in October is impressive - getting 8 of the required 11 wins needed (for a ring) on the road. And, what about those teams that won 5 post-season road games in a year and who didn't win a ring that season? Yeah, 2002 Giants, 2003 Yankees, 1997 Indians and 1996 Braves and ...I'm looking at you!