Biggest Comeback Wins

This page shows the most improbable comebacks in MLB 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 1916.

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
581948-08-25PITBRO0.20%6-11b 92-2-12-11
591967-05-03PITLAD0.20%0-5b 91---6-515
602012-04-21NYY@BOS0.21%0-9t 62---15-9
612020-08-14OAK@SFG0.21%2-7t 91---8-710
621946-06-10PHI@CHC0.22%1-8b 7212-9-8
631989-09-04SFG@CIN0.22%2-8t 82---9-8
641970-09-23SFG@LAD0.22%0-8t 71---14-1010
652002-07-15PHI@MON0.22%3-8t 91---11-8
661933-06-11PIT@STL0.22%1-7t 90---11-7
671954-05-13CLEWSH0.23%1-7t 90---8-711
681998-06-16PHIPIT0.23%1-7t 901--8-7
692010-07-09PHICIN0.23%1-7t 921239-710
701999-08-31CLEANA0.24%4-12t 8112-14-12
711937-07-13NYG@PHI0.24%4-10b 80---11-1010
721960-04-17PITCIN0.24%0-5b 91---6-5
732018-05-20ATLMIA0.25%4-9b 91---10-9
741976-08-11CIN@CHC0.25%1-10b 501--13-1010
751937-06-08BOS@CLE0.25%2-8b 811--10-8
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
762015-07-10MINDET0.25%1-6t 901-38-6
772018-09-20TORTBR0.25%2-8t 90---9-8
782012-07-20ATL@WSN0.25%0-9b 5112-11-1011
792017-04-09LAASEA0.26%3-9t 90---10-9
801951-06-04CIN@BSN0.26%0-7b 7212-10-7
812019-06-14SDP@COL0.26%4-11t 821--16-1212
822013-09-21DETCHW0.26%0-6t 92-2-7-612
831978-07-24HOUMON0.26%0-5t 911236-5
841946-05-30CIN@CHC0.27%1-6b 81--37-6
851989-08-29CHCHOU0.27%0-9b 61---10-910
861930-05-04CLE@BOS0.28%2-7t 91---8-710
871963-08-11NYY@LAA0.28%1-4t 92---6-410
882009-06-30BALBOS0.29%1-10t 721--11-10
891993-05-21OAK@CHW0.29%4-10t 82---12-11
901949-08-28NYY@CHW0.30%2-7b 81-238-7
911927-07-19DETPHA0.30%3-9t 90---10-9
921994-07-18HOUSTL0.30%0-11b 41---15-12
931971-05-07WSA@MIN0.30%2-5t 92---6-5
942015-09-13HOU@LAA0.31%0-3t 92---5-3
952015-09-13NYM@ATL0.31%4-7t 92---10-710
962010-07-06COLSTL0.31%3-9t 90---12-9
972003-08-01PITCOL0.31%6-11b 91---12-11
982011-09-28TBRNYY0.31%0-7t 80---8-712
991981-10-04CHWMIN0.32%5-12t 82---13-12
1001978-09-28CINLAD0.32%2-7t 911-38-7

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
311972-10-11ALCS4DETOAK4.09%1-3t101--34-310
321987-10-09NLCS3STL@SFG4.25%0-4b 511236-5
332009-10-08NLDS12LADSTL4.41%1-2b 92---3-2
341982-10-16WS4MILSTL4.50%1-5t 701--7-5
351911-10-25WS5NYGPHA4.59%1-3b 91---4-310
362017-10-06ALDS12CLENYY4.69%3-8t 601--9-813
371980-10-12NLCS5PHI@HOU4.70%2-5b 72--38-710
382018-10-27WS4BOS@LAD4.84%0-4b 621--9-6
392003-10-14NLCS6FLA@CHC4.94%0-3t 81---8-3
401988-10-09NLCS4LAD@NYM4.95%2-4b 80---5-412
412001-10-31WS4NYYARI4.99%1-3b 921--4-310
421988-10-04NLCS1NYM@LAD5.08%0-2b 80---3-2
431923-10-15WS6NYY@NYG5.14%1-4t 81---6-4
441919-10-07WS6CHW@CIN5.15%0-4b 41--35-410
452001-11-01WS5NYYARI5.23%0-2b 92-2-3-212
462014-10-03ALDS22BALDET5.39%3-6b 81---7-6
472015-11-01WS5KCR@NYM5.40%0-2b 80---7-212
481929-10-14WS5PHACHC5.47%0-2b 91---3-2
491979-10-13WS4BAL@PIT5.56%3-6b 711--9-6
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
612020-10-01NLWC22SDPSTL7.07%2-5t 60-2311-9
621997-10-21WS3FLA@CLE7.12%3-7t 621--14-11
631917-10-13WS5CHWNYG7.19%2-5t 7112-8-5
641975-10-21WS6BOSCIN7.27%3-6t 80---7-612
651908-10-10WS1CHC@DET7.31%5-6t 91---10-6
661998-10-12NLCS5ATL@SDP7.48%2-4b 711-37-6
672010-10-10NLDS23SFG@ATL7.68%1-2t 921--3-2
682008-10-13NLCS4PHI@LAD7.68%3-5b 60-237-5
691997-09-30ALDS11NYYCLE7.71%1-6t 4112-8-6
701913-10-08WS2NYG@PHA7.86%0-0b 90-233-010
712017-10-25WS2HOU@LAD8.09%1-3b 70-2-7-611
721972-10-19WS4OAKCIN8.17%1-2b 91---3-2
731996-10-13NLCS4STLATL8.22%0-3b 72---4-3
741956-10-05WS2BRONYY8.31%0-6t 22---13-8
751992-10-18WS2TOR@ATL8.34%3-4t 91---5-4
Rk Date Series Gm# Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
761946-10-06WS1BOS@STL8.34%1-2t 91---3-210
772009-10-09ALDS12NYYMIN8.40%1-3t 90---4-311
782019-10-06NLDS23ATL@STL8.55%0-1b 8012-3-1
792012-10-07NLDS11WSN@STL8.59%1-2b 701233-2
801980-10-11NLCS4PHI@HOU8.67%0-2b 611235-310
812005-10-25WS3CHW@HOU8.72%0-4b 40---7-514
822020-10-07ALDS23OAK@HOU8.73%4-7b 60---9-7
831998-10-20WS3NYY@SDP8.94%0-2b 60--35-4
842020-09-30ALWC22NYY@CLE9.03%8-9b 8012-10-9
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
902011-10-02NLDS12STL@PHI9.45%0-4b 30---5-4
911915-10-13WS5BOS@PHI9.50%2-4b 70---5-4
921996-10-05NLDS23STL@SDP9.56%1-4b 41-237-5
932010-10-08NLDS12PHICIN9.57%0-4b 521--7-4
941997-10-09ALCS2CLE@BAL10.02%2-4t 821--5-4
952003-10-03NLDS13FLASFG10.05%2-3t1111234-311
961995-10-07ALDS24SEANYY10.13%0-5t 31-2-11-8
971991-10-13ALCS5MIN@TOR10.21%2-5b 501--8-5
981975-10-22WS7CIN@BOS10.23%0-3b 5112-4-3
991996-10-05ALDS14BAL@CLE10.26%2-3t 91---4-312
1002019-10-03NLDS21STL@ATL10.28%1-3b 701--7-6