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
209 Wednesday September 5 2001 Toronto Blue Jays 1.2 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 Jose Cruz - SkyDome 30 8
393 Tuesday June 20 2006 Philadelphia Phillies 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 Ryan Howard - Citizens Bank Park 20 8
143 Sunday June 4 2000 Atlanta Braves 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 Andres Galarraga - Turner Field 27 8
314 Friday July 9 2004 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 Rocco Baldelli - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 7
159 Wednesday August 30 2000 Seattle Mariners 1.2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 Raul Ibanez - Safeco Field 31 7
55 Wednesday May 13 1998 Texas Rangers 1.1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 Rusty Greer - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 7
58 Tuesday May 26 1998 Chicago White Sox 1.2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 Maggilo Ordonez - Comiskey Park 25 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
441 Sunday September 16 2007 Boston Red Sox 1.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 David Ortiz - Fenway Park 29 7
4 Wednesday August 14 1996 Chicago White Sox 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 Ozzie Guillen - Comiskey Park 25 7
558 Monday September 20 2010 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 Matthew Joyce - Yankee Stadium (new) 25 6
39 Thursday August 7 1997 Texas Rangers 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 Domingo Cedeno (Force out) The Ballpark at Arlington 21 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
356 Sunday July 10 2005 Cleveland Indians 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Coco Crisp - Yankee Stadium (old) 29 6
161 Monday September 4 2000 Kansas City Royals 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 Mike Sweeney - Kauffman Stadium 20 6
443 Wednesday September 19 2007 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 Scott Moore - Yankee Stadium (old) 34 6
130 Monday April 3 2000 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 Tim Salmon - Edison Field 19 6
138 Tuesday May 2 2000 Cleveland Indians 1.0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 Enrique Wilson - Jacobs Field 25 6
400 Sunday July 16 2006 Chicago White Sox 2.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 Jermaine Dye - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 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
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
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
284 Wednesday April 7 2004 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 Brook Fordyce - Tropicana Field 19 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
595 Thursday September 1 2011 Boston Red Sox 1.0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 Adrian Gonzalez - Fenway Park 28 6
164 Saturday September 23 2000 Detroit Tigers 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Dean Palmer - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 6
255 Thursday June 26 2003 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 Ben Grieve - Tropicana Field 17 5
477 Saturday September 13 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 Justin Ruggiano - Yankee Stadium (old) 17 5
140 Saturday May 6 2000 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 Greg Myers - Yankee Stadium (old) 20 5
267 Thursday August 14 2003 Baltimore Orioles 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Jack Cust - Camden Yards 16 5
139 Wednesday May 3 2000 Cleveland Indians 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 David Justice - Jacobs Field 15 5
248 Friday June 6 2003 Chicago Cubs 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 Hee-Seop Choi - Wrigley Field 12 5
265 Thursday August 7 2003 Texas Rangers 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 Michael Young - Yankee Stadium (old) 19 5
413 Friday September 22 2006 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 B.J. Upton - Tropicana Field 21 5
258 Monday June 30 2003 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 Deivi Cruz - Camden Yards 16 5
95 Thursday May 20 1999 Boston Red Sox 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Reggie Jefferson - Fenway Park 10 5
109 Wednesday July 21 1999 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 Terrell Lowery - Yankee Stadium (old) 19 5
425 Thursday July 5 2007 Minnesota Twins 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 Michael Cuddyer - Yankee Stadium (old) 24 5
122 Monday August 30 1999 Oakland A's 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 Matt Stairs - Yankee Stadium (old) 19 5
120 Tuesday August 24 1999 Texas Rangers 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 Ivan Rodriguez - The Ballpark at Arlington 15 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
111 Tuesday July 27 1999 Chicago White Sox 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 Ray Durham - Comiskey Park 26 5
91 Friday May 2 1999 Kansas City Royals 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 Rey Sanchez - Kauffman Stadium 17 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
228 Sunday May 19 2002 Minnesota Twins 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Brian Buchanan - Yankee Stadium (old) 16 5
286 Sunday April 11 2004 Chicago White Sox 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 Ross Gload (Force out) Yankee Stadium (old) 17 5
401 Monday July 17 2006 Seattle Mariners 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 Willie Bloomquist - Yankee Stadium (old) 17 5
186 Saturday June 16 2001 New York Mets 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 Mark Johnson - Shea Stadium 19 5
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