World Series Game Situation Winning Probabilities: An Update

By Douglas Jordan

This article was published in the Spring 2019 Baseball Research Journal.

This is a brief update to the article, “World Series Game Situation Winning Probabilities: How Often Do Teams Come Back From Behind?” that appeared in the Fall 2014 Baseball Research Journal. The original paper calculated the probabilities of winning the World Series for all possible game combinations; the update includes data for the five World Series played in 2014–18. This is a brief update to the article, “World Series Game Situation Winning Probabilities: How Often Do Teams Come Back From Behind?” that appeared in the Fall 2014 . . .

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