World Series

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Description: The dataset contains information on the year, the two teams in the world series (an American and National League Champion), whether the American League (AL) or National League (NL) won the game, and the AL and NL winning at home or away percentage.

Number of cases: 125

Variable Names:

  1. year: Year
  2. AmerTeam: Name of the American League team
  3. NatlTeam: Name of the National League team
  4. Game1: 1 = AL won at home, 2 = NL won at home, 3 = AL won away, 4 = NL won away
  5. Game2: see code for Game1
  6. Game3: see code for Game1
  7. Game4: see code for Game1
  8. Game5: see code for Game1
  9. Game6: see code for Game1
  10. Game7: see code for Game1
  11. Amer.home: Home winning percentage for the American League team
  12. Amer.away: Away winning percentage for the American League team
  13. Natl.home: Home winning percentage for the National League team
  14. Natl.away: Away winning percentage for the National League team

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YearAmerican TeamNational TeamGAME 1GAME 2GAME 3GAME 4GAME 5 GAME 6GAME 7Amer. HomeAmer. AwayNational HomeNational Away
1992Toronto Blue Jays Atlanta Braves4311230.6540.5310.630.58
1991Minnestoa TwinsAtlanta Braves11444110.630.5430.5930.568
1990Oakland A's Cincinnati Reds44220.630.6420.5680.556
1989Oakland A's San Francisco Giants11330.6670.5560.6540.481
1988Oakland A's LA Dodgers441220.6670.6170.5560.613
1987Minnestoa TwinsSt. Louis Cardinals11444110.6910.3580.6050.568
1986Boston Red SoxNY Mets33221440.630.550.6790.654
1985Kansas City RoyalsSt. Louis Cardinals22343110.610.5130.6670.58
1984Detroit TigersSD Padres341110.6460.6380.5930.543
1983Baltimore OriolesPhiladelphia Phillies213330.6170.5930.6170.494
1982MilwaukeeSt. Louis Cardinals34211440.5850.5880.5680.568
1981NY YankeesLA Dodgers1144420.6270.4820.5890.556
1980Kansas City RoyalsPhiladelphia Phillies4411240.6050.5930.6050.519
1979Baltimore OriolesPittsburgh Pirates12334220.6960.5880.5930.617
1978NY YankeesLA Dodgers4411130.6790.5490.6670.506
1977NY YankeesLA Dodgers1233410.6790.5560.630.58
1976NY YankeesCinncinnati Reds44220.5630.6580.6050.654
1975Boston Red SoxCinncinnati Reds12434120.580.6080.790.543
1974Oakland A's LA Dodgers341110.6050.5060.6420.617
1973Oakland A's NY Mets12344110.6170.5430.5310.488
1972Oakland A's Cinncinnati Reds33212430.6230.5770.5530.679
1971Baltimore OriolesPittsburgh Pirates11444120.6880.5930.650.549
1970Baltimore OriolesCinncinnati Reds331210.7280.6050.7040.556
1969Baltimore OriolesNY Mets124440.7410.6050.6340.6
1968Detroit TigersSt. Louis Cardinals43221330.6910.580.580.617
1967Boston Red SoxSt. Louis Cardinals21443120.6050.5310.6050.65
1966Baltimore OriolesLA Dodgers33110.6080.6050.6540.519
1965Minnestoa LA Dodgers11444120.630.630.6170.58
1964NY YankeesSt. Louis Cardinals43122340.6170.6050.5930.556
1963NY YankeesLA Dodgers22440.7250.5680.6540.568
1962NY YankeesSan Francisco Giants34121430.6250.5610.7440.506
1961NY YankeesCinncinnati Reds123330.8020.5430.610.597
1960NY YankeesPittsburgh Pirates43122340.7140.5450.6750.558
1959Chicago White SoxLA Dodgers1244320.610.610.590.538
1958NY YankeesMilwaukee Braves44121330.5710.6230.6230.571
1957NY YankeesMilwaukee Braves12344120.6230.6490.5840.649
1956NY YankeesBrooklyn Dodgers44111430.6360.6230.6750.532
1955NY YankeesBrooklyn Dodgers11444140.6750.5710.7270.553
1954Cleveland IndiansNY Giants44220.7660.6750.6970.564
1953NY YankeesBrooklyn Dodgers1144310.6490.6620.7790.584
1952NY YankeesBrooklyn Dodgers43212330.6360.5970.5770.68
1951NY YankeesNY Giants2143310.7180.5530.6410.608
1950NY YankeesPhiladelphia Phillies33110.6880.5840.610.571
1949NY YankeesBrooklyn Dodgers123330.7010.5580.6230.636
1948Cleveland IndiansBoston Braves4311230.6150.6360.5920.597
1947NY YankeesBrooklyn Dodgers11443210.7140.5450.6750.545
1946Boston Red SoxSt. Louis Cardinals34121440.7920.5580.6280.628
1945Detroit TigersChicago Cubs21233430.6580.4940.6530.62
1944St. Louis Browns3412240.7010.4550.7110.654
1943NY YankeesSt. Louis Cardinals121330.7010.5710.7340.627
1942NY YankeesSt. Louis Cardinals342220.7530.5840.7790.597
1941NY YankeesBrooklyn Dodgers123330.6620.6490.6750.623
1940Detroit TigersCinncinnati Reds34121440.6330.5330.7240.584
1939NY YankeesCinncinnati Reds11330.6750.730.6880.568
1938NY YankeesChicago Cubs33110.7140.5870.5710.6
1937NY YankeesNY Giants113430.740.5840.6670.584
1936NY YankeesNY Giants4311230.7270.6050.6670.526
1935Detroit TigersChicago Cubs2133430.6790.5480.7270.571
1934Detroit TigersSt. Louis Cardinals21433220.6750.6350.6230.618
1933Washington SenatorsNY Giants441220.6050.6970.640.558
1932NY YankeesChicago Cubs11330.8050.5840.6880.481
1931Philadelphia A'sSt. Louis Cardinals34212340.80.610.6920.618
1930Philadelphia A'sSt. Louis Cardinals1144310.7630.5640.6880.506
1929Philadelphia A'sChicago Cubs332110.7810.610.6750.613
1928NY YankeesSt. Louis Cardinals11330.6750.6360.5450.688
1927NY YankeesPittsburgh Pirates33110.750.6790.6080.613
1926NY YankeesSt. Louis Cardinals12433220.6670.5190.610.545
1925Washington SenatorsPittsburgh Pirates34112440.7070.5660.6750.566
1924Washington SenatorsNY Giants21434110.610.5840.6620.553
1923NY YankeesNY Giants2343130.6050.6840.610.632
1922NY YankeesNY Giants42420.6490.5710.6540.553