Biggest Comeback Wins

This page shows the most improbable comebacks in Major League history. A comeback is considered improbable based on the most dire Win Expectancy the eventual winning team faced.

This list is complete back to 1973 and mostly complete back to 1915. This page is missing Negro League games because we do not have that data at this time. More about data coverage.

Regular Season Comeback Wins

Regular Season Comeback Wins
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
11952-06-29CHC@CIN0.01%2-8t 92---9-8
21990-08-21PHI@LAD0.01%1-11b 71-2312-11
31961-06-18BOSWSA0.02%5-12b 921--13-12
42001-07-28PITHOU0.02%2-8b 92---9-8
52001-08-05CLESEA0.03%3-14b 72---15-1411
61925-06-15PHACLE0.03%4-15t 80---17-15
72011-09-27ARILAD0.04%1-6b102---7-610
81931-07-28CHW@NYY0.05%3-12t 81---14-12
91934-08-21CLE@PHA0.05%3-11b 821--12-11
101961-06-23PHI@PIT0.05%2-11b 7112-12-11
111940-04-25WSHPHA0.05%1-6b 92---7-6
122000-05-10CHCMIL0.06%3-8b 92---9-811
131973-05-01SFGPIT0.06%1-7b 921--8-7
141989-06-04TOR@BOS0.09%0-10b 62--313-1112
151947-08-22DETWSH0.09%0-6b 91---7-6
161986-08-29CALDET0.10%5-12b 911--13-12
171972-09-02NYM@HOU0.10%0-8b 721--11-8
181997-09-13NYMMON0.10%0-6b 91---9-611
191994-05-10ATLPHI0.11%1-8t 90---9-815
202016-05-28KCRCHW0.11%1-7b 91---8-7
211974-06-10SDPPIT0.11%0-8t 8112-9-8
222016-06-02SEA@SDP0.11%2-12t 61---16-13
231976-04-17PHI@CHC0.12%4-13b 6112-18-1610
241975-07-27BAL@MIL0.12%0-6b 811-311-610
251933-05-27NYYCHW0.12%3-11b 81---15-11
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
261925-05-07NYG@PHI0.12%2-8t 91---11-8
271947-08-20NYY@DET0.13%5-13b 7212-14-1311
282000-05-22MILHOU0.13%2-9t 92-2-10-910
291965-08-27PITHOU0.13%3-9t 91--310-911
302010-05-20ATLCIN0.14%3-9t 9012-10-9
312008-05-28MIN@KCR0.14%3-8t 921--9-810
321974-06-01MONATL0.14%2-6b 92---7-610
331970-08-29SFGPIT0.14%2-9t 8012310-910
342005-09-17SDPWSN0.15%0-5b 921--8-512
352020-08-27SDPSEA0.15%3-7b 72---10-77
361946-04-21BOSPHA0.16%5-11t 91--312-1110
371994-04-15CALTOR0.16%6-13t 91---14-1310
381932-08-31CHCNYG0.16%5-9b102---10-910
392004-05-11MILMON0.16%1-5b 92---8-514
401952-06-15STL@NYG0.16%0-11b 40---14-12
411978-07-05ATL@LAD0.17%3-8t 91---9-8
421953-08-18WSH@NYY0.17%1-8b 7012-10-8
431950-05-18BROSTL0.18%0-8t 801--9-8
442008-09-18CHCMIL0.18%2-6b 92---7-612
452005-05-02STL@CIN0.18%3-9b 8212310-9
462009-05-25CLETBR0.18%2-10t 80---11-10
471947-09-08NYG@PIT0.18%0-8b 721--10-8
481950-09-10STLPIT0.18%1-5b 92---6-510
491998-08-26FLA@STL0.18%0-6b 801--7-610
501998-06-10CHWSTL0.19%4-8b 92---10-811
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
511958-05-08CIN@CHC0.19%2-8b 80---10-8
521926-07-14NYYDET0.19%1-6b 921--7-612
532007-04-19NYYCLE0.19%2-6b 92---8-6
541973-07-17NYM@ATL0.20%1-7b 80---8-7
551940-07-03BOSPHA0.20%3-10b 82---12-11
561969-07-19CINHOU0.20%0-9b 62---10-911
572020-08-30NYYNYM0.20%2-7b 721--8-78
582022-05-05NYM@PHI0.20%1-7b 80---8-7
591948-08-25PITBRO0.20%6-11b 92-2-12-11
601967-05-03PITLAD0.20%0-5b 91---6-515
612012-04-21NYY@BOS0.21%0-9t 62---15-9
622020-08-14OAK@SFG0.21%2-7t 91---8-710
631946-06-10PHI@CHC0.22%1-8b 7212-9-8
641989-09-04SFG@CIN0.22%2-8t 82---9-8
651970-09-23SFG@LAD0.22%0-8t 71---14-1010
662002-07-15PHI@MON0.22%3-8t 91---11-8
671933-06-11PIT@STL0.22%1-7t 90---11-7
681954-05-13CLEWSH0.23%1-7t 90---8-711
691998-06-16PHIPIT0.23%1-7t 901--8-7
702010-07-09PHICIN0.23%1-7t 921239-710
712022-05-09CLE@CHW0.24%2-8b 81---12-911
721999-08-31CLEANA0.24%4-12t 8112-14-12
731937-07-13NYG@PHI0.24%4-10b 80---11-1010
741960-04-17PITCIN0.24%0-5b 91---6-5
752018-05-20ATLMIA0.25%4-9b 91---10-9
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
761976-08-11CIN@CHC0.25%1-10b 501--13-1010
771937-06-08BOS@CLE0.25%2-8b 811--10-8
782015-07-10MINDET0.25%1-6t 901-38-6
792018-09-20TORTBR0.25%2-8t 90---9-8
802012-07-20ATL@WSN0.25%0-9b 5112-11-1011
812017-04-09LAASEA0.26%3-9t 90---10-9
821951-06-04CIN@BSN0.26%0-7b 7212-10-7
832019-06-14SDP@COL0.26%4-11t 821--16-1212
842013-09-21DETCHW0.26%0-6t 92-2-7-612
851978-07-24HOUMON0.26%0-5t 911236-5
861946-05-30CIN@CHC0.27%1-6b 81--37-6
871989-08-29CHCHOU0.27%0-9b 61---10-910
881930-05-04CLE@BOS0.28%2-7t 91---8-710
891963-08-11NYY@LAA0.28%1-4t 92---6-410
902009-06-30BALBOS0.29%1-10t 721--11-10
911993-05-21OAK@CHW0.29%4-10t 82---12-11
921949-08-28NYY@CHW0.30%2-7b 81-238-7
931927-07-19DETPHA0.30%3-9t 90---10-9
941994-07-18HOUSTL0.30%0-11b 41---15-12
951971-05-07WSA@MIN0.30%2-5t 92---6-5
962015-09-13HOU@LAA0.31%0-3t 92---5-3
972015-09-13NYM@ATL0.31%4-7t 92---10-710
982010-07-06COLSTL0.31%3-9t 90---12-9
992003-08-01PITCOL0.31%6-11b 91---12-11
1002011-09-28TBRNYY0.31%0-7t 80---8-712
Top 10 comebacks from 2022 that missed the top 100 all-time list
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
1012022-05-22MIN@KCR0.64%0-6b 701--7-6
1022022-05-14OAKLAA1.46%1-3b 92---4-3
1032022-04-11PHINYM3.01%0-4t 801--5-4
1042022-04-08TORTEX3.12%0-7t 42-2310-8
1052022-04-25NYM@STL3.29%0-2t 91---5-2
1062022-05-03TBR@OAK3.50%3-5t 91---10-710
1072022-04-26TORBOS3.56%2-5t 911--6-510
1082022-05-08SDPMIA4.08%0-2b 91---3-2
1092022-05-24SFGNYM4.12%8-11b 82---13-12
1102022-05-21ARI@CHC4.32%0-4t 71---7-610

Postseason Comeback Wins

Postseason Comeback Wins
Rk Date Series Gm# Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
11929-10-12WS4PHACHC0.51%0-8t 7112-10-8
22008-10-16ALCS5BOSTBR0.71%0-7t 7012-8-7
31993-10-20WS4TOR@PHI0.83%9-14b 7112315-14
41992-10-11ALCS4TOR@OAK1.15%1-6b 70---7-611
52005-10-17NLCS5STL@HOU1.19%2-4t 92---5-4
61977-10-07NLCS3LAD@PHI1.20%3-5t 92---6-5
71986-10-25WS6NYMBOS1.30%3-5b102---6-510
82009-10-11ALDS23LAA@BOS1.35%4-6t 92---7-6
92015-10-12ALDS14KCR@HOU1.64%2-6b 71-239-6
102005-10-09NLDS24HOUATL1.74%1-6t 80---7-618
112016-10-11NLDS14CHC@SFG2.13%2-5b 801--6-5
122014-10-03NLDS21STL@LAD2.18%1-6t 62---10-9
131986-10-15NLCS6NYM@HOU2.34%0-3b 80---7-616
141996-10-23WS4NYY@ATL2.42%0-6b 52-238-610
152013-10-13ALCS2BOSDET2.69%1-5b 81---6-5
161986-10-12ALCS5BOS@CAL2.73%2-5b 80---7-611
172010-10-15ALCS1NYY@TEX2.82%0-5b 611--6-5
182002-10-26WS6ANASFG3.03%0-5b 71---6-5
192014-09-30ALWC1KCROAK3.29%3-7t 80---9-812
202004-10-09ALDS24NYY@MIN3.36%1-5b 70---6-511
211986-10-11ALCS4CALBOS3.40%0-3t 90---4-311
222014-10-04NLDS12SFG@WSN3.40%0-1t 92---2-118
232012-10-12NLDS15STL@WSN3.62%5-7t 92--39-7
241941-10-05WS4NYY@BRO3.63%3-4t 92---7-4
251973-10-10ALCS4BAL@OAK3.63%0-4t 71---5-4
Rk Date Series Gm# Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
261985-10-20WS2STL@KCR3.76%0-2t 92-2-4-2
272010-10-08NLDS22ATL@SFG3.76%1-4b 711-35-411
282011-10-27WS6STLTEX3.83%5-7b 91---10-911
292009-10-12NLDS24PHI@COL3.85%2-4t 921--5-4
301988-10-15WS1LADOAK3.89%3-4b 92---5-4
311987-10-09NLCS3STL@SFG4.25%0-4b 511236-5
322009-10-08NLDS12LADSTL4.41%1-2b 92---3-2
331982-10-16WS4MILSTL4.50%1-5t 701--7-5
341911-10-25WS5NYGPHA4.59%1-3b 91---4-310
352017-10-06ALDS12CLENYY4.69%3-8t 601--9-813
361980-10-12NLCS5PHI@HOU4.70%2-5b 72--38-710
372018-10-27WS4BOS@LAD4.84%0-4b 621--9-6
382003-10-14NLCS6FLA@CHC4.94%0-3t 81---8-3
391988-10-09NLCS4LAD@NYM4.95%2-4b 80---5-412
402001-10-31WS4NYYARI4.99%1-3b 921--4-310
411988-10-04NLCS1NYM@LAD5.08%0-2b 80---3-2
421923-10-15WS6NYY@NYG5.14%1-4t 81---6-4
431919-10-07WS6CHW@CIN5.15%0-4b 41--35-410
442001-11-01WS5NYYARI5.23%0-2b 92-2-3-212
452014-10-03ALDS22BALDET5.39%3-6b 81---7-6
462015-11-01WS5KCR@NYM5.40%0-2b 80---7-212
471929-10-14WS5PHACHC5.47%0-2b 91---3-2
481979-10-13WS4BAL@PIT5.56%3-6b 711--9-6
491972-10-11ALCS4DETOAK5.68%1-3t1021-34-310
501939-10-08WS4NYY@CIN6.04%2-4b 811--7-410
Rk Date Series Gm# Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
511986-10-11NLCS3NYMHOU6.09%0-4t 601--6-5
521999-10-08NLDS13ATL@HOU6.15%3-3b1001235-312
532003-10-16ALCS7NYYBOS6.27%2-5b 81---6-511
541960-10-13WS7PITNYY6.31%4-7t 82-2310-9
552017-10-17ALCS4NYYHOU6.43%0-4t 711--6-4
561985-10-16NLCS6STL@LAD6.49%1-4b 601--7-5
571914-10-12WS3BSNPHA6.71%2-4t10212-5-412
581992-10-14NLCS7ATLPIT6.75%0-2t 90---3-2
591976-10-12NLCS3CINPHI6.80%4-6t 92--37-6
602012-10-10ALDS24OAKDET6.91%1-3t 90---4-3
612021-10-19NLCS3LADATL7.09%2-5t 80---6-5
621997-10-21WS3FLA@CLE7.12%3-7t 621--14-11
632020-10-01NLWC22SDPSTL7.17%2-5t 60-2311-9
641917-10-13WS5CHWNYG7.19%2-5t 7112-8-5
651975-10-21WS6BOSCIN7.27%3-6t 80---7-612
661908-10-10WS1CHC@DET7.31%5-6t 91---10-6
671998-10-12NLCS5ATL@SDP7.48%2-4b 711-37-6
682010-10-10NLDS23SFG@ATL7.68%1-2t 921--3-2
692008-10-13NLCS4PHI@LAD7.68%3-5b 60-237-5
701997-09-30ALDS11NYYCLE7.71%1-6t 4112-8-6
711913-10-08WS2NYG@PHA7.86%0-0b 90-233-010
722017-10-25WS2HOU@LAD8.09%1-3b 70-2-7-611
731972-10-19WS4OAKCIN8.17%1-2b 91---3-2
741996-10-13NLCS4STLATL8.22%0-3b 72---4-3
751956-10-05WS2BRONYY8.31%0-6t 22---13-8
Rk Date Series Gm# Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
761992-10-18WS2TOR@ATL8.34%3-4t 91---5-4
771946-10-06WS1BOS@STL8.34%1-2t 91---3-210
782009-10-09ALDS12NYYMIN8.40%1-3t 90---4-311
792019-10-06NLDS23ATL@STL8.47%0-1b 8012-3-1
802012-10-07NLDS11WSN@STL8.59%1-2b 701233-2
811980-10-11NLCS4PHI@HOU8.67%0-2b 611235-310
822020-09-30ALWC22NYY@CLE8.72%8-9b 8012-10-9
832005-10-25WS3CHW@HOU8.72%0-4b 40---7-514
841998-10-20WS3NYY@SDP8.94%0-2b 60--35-4
851972-10-07ALCS1OAKDET9.03%1-2t111--33-211
861935-10-04WS3DET@CHC9.07%0-3b 511-36-511
871911-10-17WS3PHA@NYG9.08%0-1t 91---3-211
882015-10-17ALCS2KCRTOR9.17%0-3t 611236-3
892018-10-13NLCS2LAD@MIL9.23%0-3b 61---4-3
902020-10-07ALDS23OAK@HOU9.28%4-7b 60---9-7
912011-10-02NLDS12STL@PHI9.45%0-4b 30---5-4
921915-10-13WS5BOS@PHI9.50%2-4b 70---5-4
931996-10-05NLDS23STL@SDP9.56%1-4b 41-237-5
942010-10-08NLDS12PHICIN9.57%0-4b 521--7-4
951997-10-09ALCS2CLE@BAL10.02%2-4t 821--5-4
962003-10-03NLDS13FLASFG10.05%2-3t1111234-311
971995-10-07ALDS24SEANYY10.13%0-5t 31-2-11-8
982020-10-24WS4TBRLAD10.18%6-7b 921--8-7
991991-10-13ALCS5MIN@TOR10.21%2-5b 501--8-5
1001975-10-22WS7CIN@BOS10.23%0-3b 5112-4-3