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
432 Sunday August 12 2007 Cleveland Indians 1.1 3 1 1 0 2 2 0 Casey Blake - Jacobs Field 30 8
209 Wednesday September 5 2001 Toronto Blue Jays 1.2 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 Jose Cruz - SkyDome 30 8
143 Sunday June 4 2000 Atlanta Braves 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 Andres Galarraga - Turner Field 27 8
385 Friday May 5 2006 Texas Rangers 1.1 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 Mark Teixeira - Ameriquest Field 26 8
393 Tuesday June 20 2006 Philadelphia Phillies 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 Ryan Howard - Citizens Bank Park 20 8
146 Saturday June 24 2000 Chicago White Sox 1.2 2 1 1 0 2 3 2 Brook Fordyce - Comiskey Park 34 7
200 Wednesday August 1 2001 Texas Rangers 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Ivan Rodriguez - Yankee Stadium (old) 25 7
388 Tuesday May 23 2006 Boston Red Sox 1.2 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 Dustan Mohr - Fenway Park 21 7
466 Saturday July 5 2008 Boston Red Sox 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 Julio Lugo - Yankee Stadium (old) 25 7
584 Sunday July 24 2011 Oakland A's 1.1 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 Ryan Sweeney Doubled off Yankee Stadium (new) 23 7
513 Tuesday August 4 2009 Toronto Blue Jays 1.1 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 Aaron Hill - Rogers Centre 26 7
55 Wednesday May 13 1998 Texas Rangers 1.1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 Rusty Greer - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 7
276 Sunday September 7 2003 Boston Red Sox 1.2 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 Todd Walker - Yankee Stadium (old) 23 7
4 Wednesday August 14 1996 Chicago White Sox 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 Ozzie Guillen - Comiskey Park 25 7
256 Saturday June 28 2003 New York Mets 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 3 3 Tony Clark - Shea Stadium 27 7
423 Thursday June 28 2007 Baltimore Orioles 1.2 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 Brian Roberts (Force out) Camden Yards 22 7
356 Sunday July 10 2005 Cleveland Indians 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Coco Crisp - Yankee Stadium (old) 29 6
64 Saturday June 20 1998 Cleveland Indians 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 Kenny Loften - Jacobs Field 16 6
355 Friday July 8 2005 Cleveland Indians 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 Grady Sizemore - Yankee Stadium (old) 21 6
469 Friday July 25 2008 Boston Red Sox 1.2 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 J.D. Drew - Fenway Park 26 6
181 Saturday June 2 2001 Cleveland Indians 1.2 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 Ellis Burks - Yankee Stadium (old) 23 6
179 Sunday May 27 2001 Cleveland Indians 1.2 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 Russell Branyan - Jacobs Field 34 6
420 Thursday June 7 2007 Chicago White Sox 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 Juan Uribe - U.S. Cellular Field 17 6
114 Friday August 6 1999 Seattle Mariners 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Tom Lampkin - Safeco Field 27 6
475 Friday August 29 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 1.2 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 Vernon Wells - Yankee Stadium (old) 17 6
464 Sunday June 22 2008 Cincinnati Reds 1.1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 Norris Hopper - Yankee Stadium (old) 30 6
85 Tuesday April 6 1999 Oakland A's 1.2 2 0 0 0 1 3 3 Eric Chavez - Network Associates Coliseum 19 6
399 Friday July 14 2006 Chicago White Sox 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 2 0 A.J. Pierzynski - Yankee Stadium (old) 23 6
164 Saturday September 23 2000 Detroit Tigers 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Dean Palmer - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 6
129 Saturday October 2 1999 Tampa Bay Rays 1.2 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 Terrell Lowery (Force out) Tropicana Field 26 6
422 Friday June 22 2007 San Francisco Giants 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 Ray Durham - AT&T Park 20 6
408 Wednesday August 9 2006 Chicago White Sox 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Tadahito Iguchi (Force out) U.S. Cellular Field 26 6
551 Saturday August 21 2010 Seattle Mariners 1.1 2 1 1 0 1 2 0 Jose Lopez - Yankee Stadium (new) 27 6
62 Wednesday June 17 1998 Baltimore Orioles 1.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 Harold Bains - Camden Yards 21 6
616 Friday April 26 2013 Toronto Blue Jays 1.0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 Colby Rasmus - Yankee Stadium (new) 9 6
268 Friday August 15 2003 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 Jay Gibbons - Camden Yards 18 6
558 Monday September 20 2010 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 Matthew Joyce - Yankee Stadium (new) 25 6
17 Saturday May 10 1997 Kansas City Royals 1.0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 Johnny Damon (Force out) Yankee Stadium (old) 17 6
597 Monday September 5 2011 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 J.J. Hardy - Yankee Stadium (new) 27 6
81 Saturday August 22 1998 Texas Rangers 1.1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 Warren Newson (Double play) The Ballpark at Arlington 22 6
277 Tuesday September 9 2003 Boston Red Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Craig Monroe - Yankee Stadium (old) 19 5
235 Wednesday July 3 2002 Cleveland Indians 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 Chris Magruder - Yankee Stadium (old) 14 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
424 Friday June 29 2007 Oakland A's 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 Bobby Crosby - Yankee Stadium (old) 18 5
425 Thursday July 5 2007 Minnesota Twins 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 Michael Cuddyer - Yankee Stadium (old) 24 5
270 Wednesday August 20 2003 Kansas City Royals 0.2 4 1 1 0 1 2 2 Desi Relaford - Yankee Stadium (old) 17 5
272 Thursday August 28 2003 Chicago White Sox 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 Frank Thomas - Yankee Stadium (old) 14 5
401 Monday July 17 2006 Seattle Mariners 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 Willie Bloomquist - Yankee Stadium (old) 17 5
124 Wednesday September 8 1999 Kansas City Royals 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 Joe Randa - Kauffman Stadium 19 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
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