Mariano Rivera career Saves

Mariano Rivera, considered by many to be the best closer ever, set the MLB record for career saves. Use this database to explore how he did it and watch as he adds to the record.

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Top final outs

  • Johnny Damon 6
  • Ray Durham 6
  • Mark McLemore 6
  • B.J. Surhoff 6
  • Frank Thomas 6
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Top batters faced

  • 3 255
  • 4 174
  • 5 100
  • 6 36
  • 1 22
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Save day of week Month Date Year opposing team Length of save H R ER BB K IR IRS Final out Note Stadium Total pitches Batters faced
200 Wednesday August 1 2001 Texas Rangers 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Ivan Rodriguez - Yankee Stadium (old) 25 7
164 Saturday September 23 2000 Detroit Tigers 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Dean Palmer - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 6
172 Thursday May 3 2001 Baltimore Orioles 1.2 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 Jay Gibbons - Camden Yards 23 6
114 Friday August 6 1999 Seattle Mariners 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Tom Lampkin - Safeco Field 27 6
102 Friday June 18 1999 Los Angeles Angels 1.1 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 Troy Glaus - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 6
356 Sunday July 10 2005 Cleveland Indians 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Coco Crisp - Yankee Stadium (old) 29 6
152 Monday July 24 2000 Baltimore Orioles 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 Delino DeShields - Camden Yards 26 5
71 Thursday July 9 1998 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 Wade Boggs - Tropicana Field 19 5
169 Friday April 27 2001 Oakland A's 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Johnny Damon - Yankee Stadium (old) 21 5
449 Wednesday April 23 2008 Chicago White Sox 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 Joe Crede - U.S. Cellular Field 17 5
259 Friday July 11 2003 Toronto Blue Jays 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Vernon Wells - SkyDome 18 5
147 Sunday July 2 2000 Tampa Bay Rays 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 Felix Martinez - Tropicana Field 18 5
145 Tuesday June 20 2000 Boston Red Sox 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 Trot Nixon - Fenway Park 22 5
424 Friday June 29 2007 Oakland A's 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 Bobby Crosby - Yankee Stadium (old) 18 5
98 Friday June 4 1999 New York Mets 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 John Olerud - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 5
139 Wednesday May 3 2000 Cleveland Indians 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 David Justice - Jacobs Field 15 5
134 Friday April 14 2000 Kansas City Royals 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Mike Sweeney - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 5
429 Wednesday July 18 2007 Toronto Blue Jays 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Frank Thomas - Yankee Stadium (old) 21 5
277 Tuesday September 9 2003 Boston Red Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Craig Monroe - Yankee Stadium (old) 19 5
538 Thursday June 3 2010 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Adam Jones - Yankee Stadium (new) 26 5
275 Thursday September 4 2003 Toronto Blue Jays 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 Chris Woodward - SkyDome 18 5
482 Sunday September 28 2008 Boston Red Sox 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Jason Bay - Fenway Park 23 5
375 Thursday September 15 2005 Tampa Bay Rays 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 Carl Crawford - Tropicana Field 24 5
192 Wednesday July 4 2001 Baltimore Orioles 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 Fernando Lunar - Camden Yards 17 5
220 Sunday April 14 2002 Boston Red Sox 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Jason Varitek - Fenway Park 18 5
223 Sunday April 28 2002 Seattle Mariners 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Mark McLemore - Safeco Field 19 5
474 Sunday August 24 2008 Baltimore Orioles 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 Nick Markakis - Camden Yards 18 5
155 Sunday August 13 2000 Los Angeles Angels 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Scott Spiezio - Edison Field 15 5
20 Wednesday May 28 1997 Toronto Blue Jays 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 Orlando Merced - SkyDome 20 5
478 Sunday September 14 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Willy Aybar - Yankee Stadium (old) 8 5
7 Monday April 7 1997 Los Angeles Angels 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Craig Grebeck - Anaheim Stadium 16 5
457 Friday May 30 2008 Minnesota Twins 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Craig Monroe - Metrodome 15 4
142 Friday June 2 2000 Atlanta Braves 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Javy Lopez - Turner Field 16 4
461 Thursday June 12 2008 Oakland A's 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Carlos Gonzalez - McAfee Coliseum 20 4
521 Monday September 7 2009 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Akinori Iwamua - Yankee Stadium (new) 15 4
313 Thursday July 8 2004 Tampa Bay Rays 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Rey Sanchez - Yankee Stadium (old) 13 4
522 Monday September 14 2009 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Maicer Izturis - Yankee Stadium (new) 26 4
125 Wednesday September 15 1999 Toronto Blue Jays 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Carlos Delgado - SkyDome 10 4
224 Tuesday May 7 2002 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Chris Gomez - Tropicana Field 17 4
133 Wednesday April 12 2000 Texas Rangers 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Ruben Mateo - Yankee Stadium (old) 15 4
230 Saturday May 25 2002 Boston Red Sox 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Brian Daubach - Fenway Park 9 4
430 Sunday August 5 2007 Kansas City Royals 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Mark Teahen - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 4
128 Friday October 1 1999 Tampa Bay Rays 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Paul Sorrento - Tropicana Field 17 4
232 Wednesday May 29 2002 Chicago White Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Ray Durham - U.S. Cellular Field 14 4
271 Monday August 25 2003 Baltimore Orioles 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Luis Matos - Yankee Stadium (old) 20 4
227 Saturday May 11 2002 Minnesota Twins 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 A.J. Pierzynski - Metrodome 18 4
456 Wednesday May 28 2008 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Melvin Mora - Camden Yards 18 4
150 Saturday July 8 2000 New York Mets 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Mark Johnson - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 4
476 Saturday September 6 2008 Seattle Mariners 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Miguel Cairo - Safeco Field 13 4
198 Tuesday July 24 2001 Detroit Tigers 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Roger Cedeno (Caught stealing) Yankee Stadium (old) 12 4
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