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

  • Mark McLemore 2
  • Maggilo Ordonez 2
  • Edgardo Alfonzo 1
  • Brady Anderson 1
  • Harold Bains 1
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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
84 Sunday September 20 1998 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 Rafael Palmeiro - Camden Yards 11 5
61 Sunday June 14 1998 Cleveland Indians 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 Matt Luke - Yankee Stadium (old) 20 5
62 Wednesday June 17 1998 Baltimore Orioles 1.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 Harold Bains - Camden Yards 21 6
64 Saturday June 20 1998 Cleveland Indians 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 Kenny Loften - Jacobs Field 16 6
80 Friday August 14 1998 Texas Rangers 1.1 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 Mark McLemore (Double play) Yankee Stadium (old) 18 5
82 Tuesday September 8 1998 Boston Red Sox 1.2 2 1 1 2 2 2 0 Darren Bragg - Fenway Park 30 9
71 Thursday July 9 1998 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 Wade Boggs - Tropicana Field 19 5
72 Saturday July 11 1998 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 Bob Smith - Tropicana Field 16 5
70 Sunday July 5 1998 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Cal Ripken - Yankee Stadium (old) 12 3
73 Monday July 20 1998 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Brian Hunter - Yankee Stadium (old) 8 3
74 Friday July 24 1998 Chicago White Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Frank Thomas - Yankee Stadium (old) 10 3
75 Sunday July 26 1998 Chicago White Sox 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Ray Durham - Yankee Stadium (old) 13 4
76 Thursday July 30 1998 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 Orlando Palmeiro - Edison Field 15 5
77 Friday July 31 1998 Seattle Mariners 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Russ Davis - Kingdome 10 3
78 Sunday August 9 1998 Kansas City Royals 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Larry Sutton - Yankee Stadium (old) 13 3
79 Thursday August 13 1998 Texas Rangers 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Juan Gonzalez (Force out) Yankee Stadium (old) 5 2
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
83 Wednesday September 9 1998 Boston Red Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 John Valentin - Fenway Park 10 3
69 Saturday July 4 1998 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 Rich Becker (Double play) Yankee Stadium (old) 8 4
68 Wednesday July 1 1998 Philadelphia Phillies 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 Desi Relaford - Yankee Stadium (old) 15 5
67 Friday June 26 1998 New York Mets 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 Edgardo Alfonzo - Shea Stadium 14 3
50 Monday April 27 1998 Toronto Blue Jays 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tony Fernandez - Yankee Stadium (old) 10 3
51 Wednesday April 29 1998 Seattle Mariners 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Alex Rodriguez - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 3
52 Friday May 1 1998 Kansas City Royals 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Dean Palmer - Kauffman Stadium 7 3
53 Wednesday May 6 1998 Texas Rangers 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Mark McLemore - The Ballpark at Arlington 12 4
54 Tuesday May 12 1998 Kansas City Royals 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Jeff King - Yankee Stadium (old) 12 3
55 Wednesday May 13 1998 Texas Rangers 1.1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 Rusty Greer - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 7
56 Saturday May 16 1998 Minnesota Twins 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Orlando Merced - Yankee Stadium (old) 12 3
57 Thursday May 21 1998 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Brady Anderson - Yankee Stadium (old) 12 3
58 Tuesday May 26 1998 Chicago White Sox 1.2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 Maggilo Ordonez - Comiskey Park 25 7
59 Tuesday June 2 1998 Chicago White Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Maggilo Ordonez - Yankee Stadium (old) 9 3
60 Saturday June 6 1998 Florida Marlins 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cliff Floyd - Yankee Stadium (old) 13 3
63 Thursday June 18 1998 Cleveland Indians 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 David Bell - Jacobs Field 19 4
65 Monday June 22 1998 Atlanta Braves 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Chipper Jones - Yankee Stadium (old) 6 4
66 Wednesday June 24 1998 Atlanta Braves 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Keith Lockhart - Turner Field 4 2
49 Saturday April 25 1998 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Bip Roberts - Yankee Stadium (old) 12 3
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