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Players with the longest postseason losing streaks

 

With the Twins’ loss last night, Joe Mauer is now 0-10 in playoff games.Β  Is this a baseball record?

Most appearances in playoff losses, no wins

Active players are shaded. Tiebreaker games/one-game playoffs are not included.

Player Record Teams Notes
Jody Reed 0-11 1988 Red Sox
1990 Red Sox
1996 Padres
Rick Porcello 0-11 2011 Tigers
2012 Tigers
2013 Tigers
2016 Red Sox
2017 Red Sox
Porcello was on the 2014 Tigers but did not pitch in the ALDS.
Don McMahon 0-10 1957 Braves
1958 Braves
1968 Tigers
1971 Giants
McMahon’s teams went 11-4 in playoff games in which he didn’t pitch.
Joe Mauer 0-10 2006 Twins
2009 Twins
2010 Twins
2017 Twins
1-1 in tiebreaker games (2008, 2009 Twins)
Leo Cardenas 0-9 1961 Reds
1969 Twins
1970 Twins
Jay Witasick 0-8 2001 Yankees
2002 Giants
Cesar Tovar 0-8 1969 Twins
1970 Twins
1975 Athletics
Orlando Merced 0-8 1991 Pirates
1992 Pirates
2001 Astros
The Pirates went 6-1 in games in which Merced did not appear.
Jason Kubel 0-8 2004 Twins
2009 Twins
2010 Twins
Kubel was on the 2006 Twins but did not play in the ALDS.
Charlie Hough 0-8 1974 Dodgers
1977 Dodgers
1978 Dodgers
Geovany Soto 0-7 2007 Cubs
2008 Cubs
2012 Rangers
2014 Athletics
Bob Moose 0-7 1970 Pirates
1971 Pirates
1972 Pirates
Threw wild pitch to lose deciding game of 1972 NLCS.
Syl Johnson 0-7 1928 Cardinals
1930 Cardinals
1931 Cardinals
Larry French 0-7 1935 Cubs
1938 Cubs
1941 Dodgers
Wally Berger 0-7 1937 Giants
1939 Reds

Longest playoff losing streaks

Player Losses Teams Notes
Mike Greenwell 13 1986 Red Sox
1988 Red Sox
1990 Red Sox
1995 Red Sox
Final 13 playoff games of career.
Michael Cuddyer 12 2004 Twins
2006 Twins
2009 Twins
2010 Twins
Cuddyer broke his streak with the 2015 Mets.
Jody Reed 11 1988 Red Sox
1990 Red Sox
1996 Padres
Only playoff games of career.
Rick Porcello 11 2011 Tigers
2012 Tigers
2013 Tigers
2016 Red Sox
2017 Red Sox
Only playoff games of career.
Mark DeRosa 11 2003 Braves
2007 Cubs
2008 Cubs
2009 Cardinals
Final 11 playoff games of career.
Todd Zeile 10 1996 Orioles
1998 Rangers
1999 Rangers
2000 Mets
Willie Wilson 10 1980 Royals
1981 Royals
1984 Royals
1985 Royals
Frank White 10 1980 Royals
1981 Royals
1984 Royals
1985 Royals
Daryle Ward 10 1999 Astros
2000 Astros
2007 Cubs
2008 Cubs
Final 10 playoff games of career.
Ivan Rodriguez 10 1996 Rangers
1998 Rangers
1999 Rangers
2003 Marlins
Aramis Ramirez 10 2003 Cubs
2007 Cubs
2008 Cubs
2015 Pirates
Final 10 playoff games of career.
Don McMahon 10 1957 Braves
1958 Braves
1968 Tigers
1971 Giants
Only playoff games of career.
Joe Mauer 10 2006 Twins
2009 Twins
2010 Twins
2017 Twins
Only playoff games of career.
Ryan Klesko 10 1999 Braves
2005 Padres
2006 Padres
Final 10 playoff games of career.
Dwight Evans 10 1986 Red Sox
1988 Red Sox
1990 Red Sox
Final 10 playoff games of career.
Ellis Burks 10 1988 Red Sox
1990 Red Sox
1993 White Sox
First 10 playoff games of career.
George Brett 10 1980 Royals
1981 Royals
1984 Royals
1985 Royals
Wade Boggs 10 1986 Red Sox
1988 Red Sox
1990 Red Sox
Boggs broke his streak with the 1995 Yankees.

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