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 1974 and mostly complete back to 1925.

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
91961-06-23PHI@PIT0.05%2-11b 7112-12-11
101940-04-25WSHPHA0.05%1-6b 92---7-6
111934-08-21CLE@PHA0.05%3-11b 821--12-11
121973-05-01SFGPIT0.06%1-7b 921--8-7
132000-05-10CHCMIL0.06%3-8b 92---9-811
141947-08-22DETWSH0.09%0-6b 91---7-6
151989-06-04TOR@BOS0.09%0-10b 62--313-1112
161997-09-13NYMMON0.10%0-6b 91---9-611
171986-08-29CALDET0.10%5-12b 911--13-12
181972-09-02NYM@HOU0.10%0-8b 721--11-8
192016-05-28KCRCHW0.11%1-7b 91---8-7
202016-06-02SEA@SDP0.11%2-12t 61---16-13
211994-05-10ATLPHI0.11%1-8t 90---9-815
221974-06-10SDPPIT0.11%0-8t 8112-9-8
231933-05-27NYYCHW0.12%3-11b 81---15-11
241976-04-17PHI@CHC0.12%4-13b 6112-18-1610
251975-07-27BAL@MIL0.12%0-6b 811-311-610
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
261925-05-07NYG@PHI0.12%2-8t 91---11-8
271965-08-27PITHOU0.13%3-9t 91--310-911
282000-05-22MILHOU0.13%2-9t 92-2-10-910
291947-08-20NYY@DET0.13%5-13b 7212-14-1311
301970-08-29SFGPIT0.14%2-9t 8012310-910
311974-06-01MONATL0.14%2-6b 92---7-610
322010-05-20ATLCIN0.14%3-9t 9012-10-9
332008-05-28MIN@KCR0.14%3-8t 921--9-810
342005-09-17SDPWSN0.15%0-5b 921--8-512
351932-08-31CHCNYG0.16%5-9b102---10-910
361946-04-21BOSPHA0.16%5-11t 91--312-1110
371952-06-15STL@NYG0.16%0-11b 40---14-12
381994-04-15CALTOR0.16%6-13t 91---14-1310
392004-05-11MILMON0.16%1-5b 92---8-514
401953-08-18WSH@NYY0.17%1-8b 7012-10-8
411978-07-05ATL@LAD0.17%3-8t 91---9-8
422009-05-25CLETBR0.18%2-10t 80---11-10
432008-09-18CHCMIL0.18%2-6b 92---7-612
441998-08-26FLA@STL0.18%0-6b 801--7-610
451947-09-08NYG@PIT0.18%0-8b 721--10-8
462005-05-02STL@CIN0.18%3-9b 8212310-9
471950-05-18BROSTL0.18%0-8t 801--9-8
481950-09-10STLPIT0.18%1-5b 92---6-510
491926-07-14NYYDET0.19%1-6b 921--7-612
501958-05-08CIN@CHC0.19%2-8b 80---10-8
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
511998-06-10CHWSTL0.19%4-8b 92---10-811
522007-04-19NYYCLE0.19%2-6b 92---8-6
531948-08-25PITBRO0.20%6-11b 92-2-12-11
541969-07-19CINHOU0.20%0-9b 62---10-911
551940-07-03BOSPHA0.20%3-10b 82---12-11
561973-07-17NYM@ATL0.20%1-7b 80---8-7
571967-05-03PITLAD0.20%0-5b 91---6-515
582012-04-21NYY@BOS0.21%0-9t 62---15-9
591989-09-04SFG@CIN0.22%2-8t 82---9-8
601970-09-23SFG@LAD0.22%0-8t 71---14-1010
612002-07-15PHI@MON0.22%3-8t 91---11-8
621933-06-11PIT@STL0.22%1-7t 90---11-7
631946-06-10PHI@CHC0.22%1-8b 7212-9-8
641954-05-13CLEWSH0.23%1-7t 90---8-711
652010-07-09PHICIN0.23%1-7t 921239-710
661998-06-16PHIPIT0.23%1-7t 901--8-7
671999-08-31CLEANA0.24%4-12t 8112-14-12
681960-04-17PITCIN0.24%0-5b 91---6-5
691937-07-13NYG@PHI0.24%4-10b 80---11-1010
701976-08-11CIN@CHC0.25%1-10b 501--13-1010
711937-06-08BOS@CLE0.25%2-8b 811--10-8
722018-09-20TORTBR0.25%2-8t 90---9-8
732012-07-20ATL@WSN0.25%0-9b 5112-11-1011
742015-07-10MINDET0.25%1-6t 901-38-6
752018-05-20ATLMIA0.25%4-9b 91---10-9
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
761978-07-24HOUMON0.26%0-5t 911236-5
772013-09-21DETCHW0.26%0-6t 92-2-7-612
781951-06-04CIN@BSN0.26%0-7b 7212-10-7
792017-04-09LAASEA0.26%3-9t 90---10-9
801989-08-29CHCHOU0.27%0-9b 61---10-910
811946-05-30CIN@CHC0.27%1-6b 81--37-6
821930-05-04CLE@BOS0.28%2-7t 91---8-710
831963-08-11NYY@LAA0.28%1-4t 92---6-410
841993-05-21OAK@CHW0.29%4-10t 82---12-11
852009-06-30BALBOS0.29%1-10t 721--11-10
861949-08-28NYY@CHW0.30%2-7b 81-238-7
871994-07-18HOUSTL0.30%0-11b 41---15-12
881927-07-19DETPHA0.30%3-9t 90---10-9
891971-05-07WSA@MIN0.30%2-5t 92---6-5
902015-09-13NYM@ATL0.31%4-7t 92---10-710
912010-07-06COLSTL0.31%3-9t 90---12-9
922011-09-28TBRNYY0.31%0-7t 80---8-712
932003-08-01PITCOL0.31%6-11b 91---12-11
942015-09-13HOU@LAA0.31%0-3t 92---5-3
951978-09-28CINLAD0.32%2-7t 911-38-7
961939-08-30PHA@SLB0.32%0-8b 611239-8
971981-10-04CHWMIN0.32%5-12t 82---13-12
981963-06-09PHICIN0.33%4-7b 92---8-710
991979-07-12CHC@CIN0.33%0-7t 72---10-8
1001991-08-21ATL@CIN0.33%6-9t 92---10-913

Postseason Comeback Wins

Postseason Comeback Wins
Rk Date Series Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
11929-10-12WSPHACHC0.51%0-8t 7112-10-8
22008-10-16ALCSBOSTBR0.71%0-7t 7012-8-7
31993-10-20WSTOR@PHI0.83%9-14b 7112315-14
41992-10-11ALCSTOR@OAK1.15%1-6b 70---7-611
52005-10-17NLCSSTL@HOU1.19%2-4t 92---5-4
61977-10-07NLCSLAD@PHI1.20%3-5t 92---6-5
71986-10-25WSNYMBOS1.30%3-5b102---6-510
82009-10-11ALDS2LAA@BOS1.35%4-6t 92---7-6
92015-10-12ALDS1KCR@HOU1.64%2-6b 71-239-6
102005-10-09NLDS2HOUATL1.74%1-6t 80---7-618
112016-10-11NLDS1CHC@SFG2.13%2-5b 801--6-5
122014-10-03NLDS2STL@LAD2.18%1-6t 62---10-9
131986-10-15NLCSNYM@HOU2.34%0-3b 80---7-616
141996-10-23WSNYY@ATL2.42%0-6b 52-238-610
152013-10-13ALCSBOSDET2.69%1-5b 81---6-5
161986-10-12ALCSBOS@CAL2.73%2-5b 80---7-611
172010-10-15ALCSNYY@TEX2.82%0-5b 611--6-5
182002-10-26WSANASFG3.03%0-5b 71---6-5
192014-09-30ALWCKCROAK3.29%3-7t 80---9-812
202004-10-09ALDS2NYY@MIN3.36%1-5b 70---6-511
211986-10-11ALCSCALBOS3.40%0-3t 90---4-311
222014-10-04NLDS1SFG@WSN3.40%0-1t 92---2-118
232012-10-12NLDS1STL@WSN3.62%5-7t 92--39-7
241941-10-05WSNYY@BRO3.63%3-4t 92---7-4
251973-10-10ALCSBAL@OAK3.63%0-4t 71---5-4
Rk Date Series Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
261985-10-20WSSTL@KCR3.76%0-2t 92-2-4-2
272010-10-08NLDS2ATL@SFG3.76%1-4b 711-35-411
282011-10-27WSSTLTEX3.83%5-7b 91---10-911
292009-10-12NLDS2PHI@COL3.85%2-4t 921--5-4
301988-10-15WSLADOAK3.89%3-4b 92---5-4
311972-10-11ALCSDETOAK4.09%1-3t101--34-310
321987-10-09NLCSSTL@SFG4.25%0-4b 511236-5
332009-10-08NLDS1LADSTL4.41%1-2b 92---3-2
341982-10-16WSMILSTL4.50%1-5t 701--7-5
351911-10-25WSNYGPHA4.59%1-3b 91---4-310
361980-10-12NLCSPHI@HOU4.70%2-5b 72--38-710
372017-10-06ALDS1CLENYY4.81%3-8t 601--9-813
382018-10-27WSBOS@LAD4.84%0-4b 621--9-6
392003-10-14NLCSFLA@CHC4.94%0-3t 81---8-3
401988-10-09NLCSLAD@NYM4.95%2-4b 80---5-412
412001-10-31WSNYYARI4.99%1-3b 921--4-310
421988-10-04NLCSNYM@LAD5.08%0-2b 80---3-2
431923-10-15WSNYY@NYG5.14%1-4t 81---6-4
441919-10-07WSCHW@CIN5.15%0-4b 41--35-410
452001-11-01WSNYYARI5.23%0-2b 92-2-3-212
462014-10-03ALDS2BALDET5.39%3-6b 81---7-6
472015-11-01WSKCR@NYM5.40%0-2b 80---7-212
481929-10-14WSPHACHC5.47%0-2b 91---3-2
491979-10-13WSBAL@PIT5.56%3-6b 711--9-6
501939-10-08WSNYY@CIN6.04%2-4b 811--7-410
Rk Date Series Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
511986-10-11NLCSNYMHOU6.09%0-4t 601--6-5
521999-10-08NLDS1ATL@HOU6.15%3-3b1001235-312
532003-10-16ALCSNYYBOS6.27%2-5b 81---6-511
541960-10-13WSPITNYY6.31%4-7t 82-2310-9
552017-10-17ALCSNYYHOU6.43%0-4t 711--6-4
561985-10-16NLCSSTL@LAD6.49%1-4b 601--7-5
571914-10-12WSBSNPHA6.71%2-4t10212-5-412
581992-10-14NLCSATLPIT6.75%0-2t 90---3-2
591976-10-12NLCSCINPHI6.80%4-6t 92--37-6
602012-10-10ALDS2OAKDET6.91%1-3t 90---4-3
611997-10-21WSFLA@CLE7.12%3-7t 621--14-11
621917-10-13WSCHWNYG7.19%2-5t 7112-8-5
631975-10-21WSBOSCIN7.27%3-6t 80---7-612
641908-10-10WSCHC@DET7.31%5-6t 91---10-6
651998-10-12NLCSATL@SDP7.48%2-4b 711-37-6
662008-10-13NLCSPHI@LAD7.68%3-5b 60-237-5
672010-10-10NLDS2SFG@ATL7.68%1-2t 921--3-2
681997-09-30ALDS1NYYCLE7.71%1-6t 4112-8-6
691913-10-08WSNYG@PHA7.86%0-0b 90-233-010
702017-10-25WSHOU@LAD8.09%1-3b 70-2-7-611
711972-10-19WSOAKCIN8.17%1-2b 91---3-2
721996-10-13NLCSSTLATL8.22%0-3b 72---4-3
731956-10-05WSBRONYY8.31%0-6t 22---13-8
741946-10-06WSBOS@STL8.34%1-2t 91---3-210
751992-10-18WSTOR@ATL8.34%3-4t 91---5-4
Rk Date Series Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
762009-10-09ALDS1NYYMIN8.40%1-3t 90---4-311
772012-10-07NLDS1WSN@STL8.59%1-2b 701233-2
781980-10-11NLCSPHI@HOU8.67%0-2b 611235-310
792005-10-25WSCHW@HOU8.72%0-4b 40---7-514
801998-10-20WSNYY@SDP8.94%0-2b 60--35-4
811972-10-07ALCSOAKDET9.03%1-2t111--33-211
821935-10-04WSDET@CHC9.07%0-3b 511-36-511
831911-10-17WSPHA@NYG9.08%0-1t 91---3-211
842015-10-17ALCSKCRTOR9.17%0-3t 611236-3
852018-10-13NLCSLAD@MIL9.23%0-3b 61---4-3
862011-10-02NLDS1STL@PHI9.45%0-4b 30---5-4
871915-10-13WSBOS@PHI9.50%2-4b 70---5-4
881996-10-05NLDS2STL@SDP9.56%1-4b 41-237-5
892010-10-08NLDS1PHICIN9.57%0-4b 521--7-4
901997-10-09ALCSCLE@BAL10.02%2-4t 821--5-4
912003-10-03NLDS1FLASFG10.05%2-3t1111234-311
921995-10-07ALDS2SEANYY10.13%0-5t 31-2-11-8
931991-10-13ALCSMIN@TOR10.21%2-5b 501--8-5
941975-10-22WSCIN@BOS10.23%0-3b 5112-4-3
951996-10-05ALDS1BAL@CLE10.26%2-3t 91---4-312
961947-10-03WSBRONYY10.28%1-2b 921--3-2
971999-10-26WSNYYATL10.28%1-5b 52---6-510
982004-10-10NLDS2ATL@HOU10.30%2-5b 501--6-5
992002-10-04ALDS1ANANYY10.35%1-6t 3212-9-6
1001964-10-11WSSTL@NYY10.47%0-3b 50---4-3
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