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

  • Mike Bordick 2
  • Mark DeRosa 2
  • Mark McLemore 2
  • Bill Mueller 2
  • Jay Payton 2
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Top batters faced

  • 3 36
  • 4 23
  • 5 16
  • 6 10
  • 1 3
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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
1 Friday May 17 1996 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Garret Anderson - Yankee Stadium (old) 8 3
5 Friday August 23 1996 Oakland A's 2.1 2 0 0 1 5 1 0 Mark McGwire - Yankee Stadium (old) 60 10
14 Friday May 2 1997 Kansas City Royals 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 David Howard - Kauffman Stadium 26 5
22 Friday June 6 1997 Milwaukee Brewers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Gerald Williams - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 3
31 Friday June 27 1997 Cleveland Indians 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 Sandy Alomar - Yankee Stadium (old) 24 4
33 Friday July 11 1997 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Matt Walbeck - Yankee Stadium (old) 16 4
43 Friday August 15 1997 Texas Rangers 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Mark McLemore - Yankee Stadium (old) 9 4
52 Friday May 1 1998 Kansas City Royals 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Dean Palmer - Kauffman Stadium 7 3
67 Friday June 26 1998 New York Mets 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 Edgardo Alfonzo - Shea Stadium 14 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
77 Friday July 31 1998 Seattle Mariners 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Russ Davis - Kingdome 10 3
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
87 Friday April 23 1999 Toronto Blue Jays 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 Tony Fernandez (Force out) Yankee Stadium (old) 5 2
91 Friday May 2 1999 Kansas City Royals 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 Rey Sanchez - Kauffman Stadium 17 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
100 Friday June 11 1999 Florida Marlins 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Cliff Floyd (Force out) Pro Player Stadium 2 1
102 Friday June 18 1999 Los Angeles Angels 1.1 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 Troy Glaus - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 6
103 Friday June 25 1999 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Albert Belle - Camden Yards 8 3
105 Friday July 2 1999 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Mike Bordick - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 3
114 Friday August 6 1999 Seattle Mariners 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Tom Lampkin - Safeco Field 27 6
128 Friday October 1 1999 Tampa Bay Rays 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Paul Sorrento - Tropicana Field 17 4
134 Friday April 14 2000 Kansas City Royals 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Mike Sweeney - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 5
142 Friday June 2 2000 Atlanta Braves 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Javy Lopez - Turner Field 16 4
148 Friday July 7 2000 New York Mets 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Jay Payton - Shea Stadium 13 4
160 Friday September 1 2000 Minnesota Twins 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Corey Koskie - Yankee Stadium (old) 15 4
169 Friday April 27 2001 Oakland A's 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Johnny Damon - Yankee Stadium (old) 21 5
173 Friday May 4 2001 Baltimore Orioles 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Mike Bordick - Camden Yards 17 5
183 Friday June 8 2001 Atlanta Braves 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Mark DeRosa - Yankee Stadium (old) 3 1
185 Friday June 15 2001 New York Mets 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Lenny Harris - Shea Stadium 7 3
187 Friday June 22 2001 Tampa Bay Rays 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 Randy Winn - Tropicana Field 24 5
190 Friday June 29 2001 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Jason Tyner - Yankee Stadium (old) 14 3
201 Friday August 3 2001 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Darin Erstad - Yankee Stadium (old) 12 3
207 Friday August 31 2001 Boston Red Sox 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 Troy O'Leary - Fenway Park 14 4
210 Friday September 7 2001 Boston Red Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Brian Daubach - Yankee Stadium (old) 8 3
226 Friday May 10 2002 Minnesota Twins 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Cristian Guzman - Metrodome 17 4
233 Friday June 7 2002 San Francisco Giants 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Shawon Dunston - Yankee Stadium (old) 15 3
236 Friday July 5 2002 Toronto Blue Jays 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 Dave Berg - Yankee Stadium (old) 9 3
245 Friday May 2 2003 Oakland A's 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 Jason Grabowski - Yankee Stadium (old) 12 3
248 Friday June 6 2003 Chicago Cubs 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 Hee-Seop Choi - Wrigley Field 12 5
251 Friday June 13 2003 St. Louis Cardinals 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Miguel Cairo - Yankee Stadium (old) 9 3
259 Friday July 11 2003 Toronto Blue Jays 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Vernon Wells - SkyDome 18 5
266 Friday August 8 2003 Seattle Mariners 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Randy Winn - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 3
268 Friday August 15 2003 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 Jay Gibbons - Camden Yards 18 6
282 Friday September 19 2003 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Al Martin - Tropicana Field 16 3
291 Friday April 30 2004 Kansas City Royals 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 Ken Harvey - Yankee Stadium (old) 20 5
300 Friday May 28 2004 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Julio Lugo - Tropicana Field 19 4
305 Friday June 4 2004 Texas Rangers 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Michael Young - Yankee Stadium (old) 15 3
314 Friday July 9 2004 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 Rocco Baldelli - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 7
318 Friday July 23 2004 Boston Red Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Trot Nixon - Fenway Park 9 3
319 Friday July 31 2004 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 Jerry Hairston Jr. - Yankee Stadium (old) 8 4
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