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 1918.

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
32001-07-28PITHOU0.02%2-8b 92---9-8
41961-06-18BOSWSA0.02%5-12b 921--13-12
51925-06-15PHACLE0.03%4-15t 80---17-15
62001-08-05CLESEA0.03%3-14b 72---15-1411
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
141989-06-04TOR@BOS0.09%0-10b 62--313-1112
151947-08-22DETWSH0.09%0-6b 91---7-6
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
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
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
272000-05-22MILHOU0.13%2-9t 92-2-10-910
281965-08-27PITHOU0.13%3-9t 91--310-911
291947-08-20NYY@DET0.13%5-13b 7212-14-1311
301974-06-01MONATL0.14%2-6b 92---7-610
312008-05-28MIN@KCR0.14%3-8t 921--9-810
321970-08-29SFGPIT0.14%2-9t 8012310-910
332010-05-20ATLCIN0.14%3-9t 9012-10-9
342005-09-17SDPWSN0.15%0-5b 921--8-512
351932-08-31CHCNYG0.16%5-9b102---10-910
361952-06-15STL@NYG0.16%0-11b 40---14-12
372004-05-11MILMON0.16%1-5b 92---8-514
381946-04-21BOSPHA0.16%5-11t 91--312-1110
391994-04-15CALTOR0.16%6-13t 91---14-1310
401978-07-05ATL@LAD0.17%3-8t 91---9-8
411953-08-18WSH@NYY0.17%1-8b 7012-10-8
422008-09-18CHCMIL0.18%2-6b 92---7-612
431950-09-10STLPIT0.18%1-5b 92---6-510
441998-08-26FLA@STL0.18%0-6b 801--7-610
451947-09-08NYG@PIT0.18%0-8b 721--10-8
462009-05-25CLETBR0.18%2-10t 80---11-10
471950-05-18BROSTL0.18%0-8t 801--9-8
482005-05-02STL@CIN0.18%3-9b 8212310-9
492007-04-19NYYCLE0.19%2-6b 92---8-6
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
521926-07-14NYYDET0.19%1-6b 921--7-612
531940-07-03BOSPHA0.20%3-10b 82---12-11
541973-07-17NYM@ATL0.20%1-7b 80---8-7
551967-05-03PITLAD0.20%0-5b 91---6-515
561948-08-25PITBRO0.20%6-11b 92-2-12-11
571969-07-19CINHOU0.20%0-9b 62---10-911
582012-04-21NYY@BOS0.21%0-9t 62---15-9
591946-06-10PHI@CHC0.22%1-8b 7212-9-8
602002-07-15PHI@MON0.22%3-8t 91---11-8
611970-09-23SFG@LAD0.22%0-8t 71---14-1010
621933-06-11PIT@STL0.22%1-7t 90---11-7
631989-09-04SFG@CIN0.22%2-8t 82---9-8
641998-06-16PHIPIT0.23%1-7t 901--8-7
652010-07-09PHICIN0.23%1-7t 921239-710
661954-05-13CLEWSH0.23%1-7t 90---8-711
671960-04-17PITCIN0.24%0-5b 91---6-5
681937-07-13NYG@PHI0.24%4-10b 80---11-1010
691999-08-31CLEANA0.24%4-12t 8112-14-12
702018-09-20TORTBR0.25%2-8t 90---9-8
712012-07-20ATL@WSN0.25%0-9b 5112-11-1011
721976-08-11CIN@CHC0.25%1-10b 501--13-1010
732015-07-10MINDET0.25%1-6t 901-38-6
741937-06-08BOS@CLE0.25%2-8b 811--10-8
752018-05-20ATLMIA0.25%4-9b 91---10-9
Rk Date Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
761951-06-04CIN@BSN0.26%0-7b 7212-10-7
772019-06-14SDP@COL0.26%4-11t 821--16-1212
781978-07-24HOUMON0.26%0-5t 911236-5
792017-04-09LAASEA0.26%3-9t 90---10-9
802013-09-21DETCHW0.26%0-6t 92-2-7-612
811989-08-29CHCHOU0.27%0-9b 61---10-910
821946-05-30CIN@CHC0.27%1-6b 81--37-6
831963-08-11NYY@LAA0.28%1-4t 92---6-410
841930-05-04CLE@BOS0.28%2-7t 91---8-710
851993-05-21OAK@CHW0.29%4-10t 82---12-11
862009-06-30BALBOS0.29%1-10t 721--11-10
871971-05-07WSA@MIN0.30%2-5t 92---6-5
881949-08-28NYY@CHW0.30%2-7b 81-238-7
891994-07-18HOUSTL0.30%0-11b 41---15-12
901927-07-19DETPHA0.30%3-9t 90---10-9
912015-09-13NYM@ATL0.31%4-7t 92---10-710
922010-07-06COLSTL0.31%3-9t 90---12-9
932011-09-28TBRNYY0.31%0-7t 80---8-712
942003-08-01PITCOL0.31%6-11b 91---12-11
952015-09-13HOU@LAA0.31%0-3t 92---5-3
961978-09-28CINLAD0.32%2-7t 911-38-7
971981-10-04CHWMIN0.32%5-12t 82---13-12
981939-08-30PHA@SLB0.32%0-8b 611239-8
991979-07-12CHC@CIN0.33%0-7t 72---10-8
1001963-06-09PHICIN0.33%4-7b 92---8-710

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
611997-10-21WS3FLA@CLE7.12%3-7t 621--14-11
621917-10-13WS5CHWNYG7.19%2-5t 7112-8-5
631975-10-21WS6BOSCIN7.27%3-6t 80---7-612
641908-10-10WS1CHC@DET7.31%5-6t 91---10-6
651998-10-12NLCS5ATL@SDP7.48%2-4b 711-37-6
662008-10-13NLCS4PHI@LAD7.68%3-5b 60-237-5
672010-10-10NLDS23SFG@ATL7.68%1-2t 921--3-2
681997-09-30ALDS11NYYCLE7.71%1-6t 4112-8-6
691913-10-08WS2NYG@PHA7.86%0-0b 90-233-010
702017-10-25WS2HOU@LAD8.09%1-3b 70-2-7-611
711972-10-19WS4OAKCIN8.17%1-2b 91---3-2
721996-10-13NLCS4STLATL8.22%0-3b 72---4-3
731956-10-05WS2BRONYY8.31%0-6t 22---13-8
741946-10-06WS1BOS@STL8.34%1-2t 91---3-210
751992-10-18WS2TOR@ATL8.34%3-4t 91---5-4
Rk Date Series Gm# Tm   Opp wWE Score Inn Out RoB Final Inn
762009-10-09ALDS12NYYMIN8.40%1-3t 90---4-311
772019-10-06NLDS23ATL@STL8.55%0-1b 8012-3-1
782012-10-07NLDS11WSN@STL8.59%1-2b 701233-2
791980-10-11NLCS4PHI@HOU8.67%0-2b 611235-310
802005-10-25WS3CHW@HOU8.72%0-4b 40---7-514
811998-10-20WS3NYY@SDP8.94%0-2b 60--35-4
821972-10-07ALCS1OAKDET9.03%1-2t111--33-211
831935-10-04WS3DET@CHC9.07%0-3b 511-36-511
841911-10-17WS3PHA@NYG9.08%0-1t 91---3-211
852015-10-17ALCS2KCRTOR9.17%0-3t 611236-3
862018-10-13NLCS2LAD@MIL9.23%0-3b 61---4-3
872011-10-02NLDS12STL@PHI9.45%0-4b 30---5-4
881915-10-13WS5BOS@PHI9.50%2-4b 70---5-4
891996-10-05NLDS23STL@SDP9.56%1-4b 41-237-5
902010-10-08NLDS12PHICIN9.57%0-4b 521--7-4
911997-10-09ALCS2CLE@BAL10.02%2-4t 821--5-4
922003-10-03NLDS13FLASFG10.05%2-3t1111234-311
931995-10-07ALDS24SEANYY10.13%0-5t 31-2-11-8
941991-10-13ALCS5MIN@TOR10.21%2-5b 501--8-5
951975-10-22WS7CIN@BOS10.23%0-3b 5112-4-3
961996-10-05ALDS14BAL@CLE10.26%2-3t 91---4-312
971999-10-26WS3NYYATL10.28%1-5b 52---6-510
981947-10-03WS4BRONYY10.28%1-2b 921--3-2
992019-10-03NLDS21STL@ATL10.28%1-3b 701--7-6
1002004-10-10NLDS24ATL@HOU10.30%2-5b 501--6-5