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
560 Thursday March 31 2011 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Alex Avila - Yankee Stadium (new) 12 3
607 Monday April 23 2012 Texas Rangers 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Mitch Moreland - Rangers Ballpark 13 3
284 Wednesday April 7 2004 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 Brook Fordyce - Tropicana Field 19 6
483 Friday April 10 2009 Kansas City Royals 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 Alex Gordon - Kauffman Stadium 18 4
484 Wednesday April 15 2009 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Willy Aybar - Tropicana Field 8 3
485 Friday April 17 2009 Cleveland Indians 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 Mark DeRosa - Yankee Stadium (new) 19 5
486 Tuesday April 21 2009 Oakland A's 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Orlando Cabrera - Yankee Stadium (new) 12 4
487 Thursday April 30 2009 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 Howie Kendrick - Yankee Stadium (new) 14 4
568 Saturday April 30 2011 Toronto Blue Jays 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Mike McCoy - Yankee Stadium (new) 18 4
567 Wednesday April 27 2011 Chicago White Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 A.J. Pierzynski - Yankee Stadium (new) 23 3
566 Sunday April 17 2011 Texas Rangers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Elvis Andrus - Yankee Stadium (new) 16 3
285 Thursday April 8 2004 Chicago White Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Carlos Lee - Yankee Stadium (old) 10 4
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
287 Tuesday April 20 2004 Chicago White Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Paul Konerko - U.S. Cellular Field 11 3
605 Wednesday April 11 2012 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Wilson Betemit - Camden Yards 19 4
604 Tuesday April 10 2012 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Nick Markakis - Camden Yards 18 3
380 Tuesday April 11 2006 Kansas City Royals 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Doug Mientkiewicz - Yankee Stadium (old) 19 5
291 Friday April 30 2004 Kansas City Royals 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 Ken Harvey - Yankee Stadium (old) 20 5
86 Wednesday April 21 1999 Texas Rangers 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tom Goodwin - Yankee Stadium (old) 6 3
88 Saturday April 24 1999 Toronto Blue Jays 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Carlos Delgado - Yankee Stadium (old) 13 4
218 Saturday April 6 2002 Tampa Bay Rays 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 Toby Hall - Yankee Stadium (old) 18 5
90 Thursday April 29 1999 Texas Rangers 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 Tom Goodwin - The Ballpark at Arlington 14 4
289 Tuesday April 27 2004 Oakland A's 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Frank Menechino - Yankee Stadium (old) 6 3
288 Wednesday April 21 2004 Chicago White Sox 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 Aaron Rowand - U.S. Cellular Field 23 4
565 Saturday April 16 2011 Texas Rangers 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Mitch Moreland - Yankee Stadium (new) 12 4
564 Wednesday April 13 2011 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Brian Roberts - Yankee Stadium (new) 16 3
563 Thursday April 7 2011 Minnesota Twins 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Delmon Young - Yankee Stadium (new) 7 3
216 Wednesday April 3 2002 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Melvin Mora - Camden Yards 16 4
527 Tuesday April 6 2010 Boston Red Sox 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Dustin Pedroia - Fenway Park 14 4
528 Wednesday April 7 2010 Boston Red Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Victor Martinez - Fenway Park 13 3
531 Sunday April 18 2010 Texas Rangers 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Chris Davis - Yankee Stadium (new) 14 3
533 Friday April 30 2010 Chicago White Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Gordon Beckham - Yankee Stadium (new) 20 3
532 Wednesday April 21 2010 Oakland A's 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Kevin Kouzmanoff - Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 26 5
167 Wednesday April 11 2001 Kansas City Royals 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Carlos Beltran - Kauffman Stadium 14 3
168 Saturday April 14 2001 Boston Red Sox 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Dante Bichette - Fenway Park 11 3
169 Friday April 27 2001 Oakland A's 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Johnny Damon - Yankee Stadium (old) 21 5
170 Saturday April 28 2001 Oakland A's 1.0 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 Ramon Hernandez - Yankee Stadium (old) 17 5
219 Tuesday April 9 2002 Toronto Blue Jays 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Carlos Delgado - SkyDome 10 3
221 Tuesday April 23 2002 Oakland A's 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 Greg Myers - Oakland Coliseum 26 5
562 Monday April 4 2011 Minnesota Twins 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Danny Valencia - Yankee Stadium (new) 14 4
130 Monday April 3 2000 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 Tim Salmon - Edison Field 19 6
131 Tuesday April 4 2000 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tim Glaus - Edison Field 7 3
132 Saturday April 8 2000 Seattle Mariners 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Jay Buhner - Safeco Field 11 3
133 Wednesday April 12 2000 Texas Rangers 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Ruben Mateo - Yankee Stadium (old) 15 4
135 Sunday April 23 2000 Toronto Blue Jays 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Raul Mondesi - SkyDome 9 3
136 Wednesday April 26 2000 Minnesota Twins 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Butch Huskey - Yankee Stadium (old) 20 4
529 Tuesday April 13 2010 Los Angeles Angels 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Hideki Matsui - Yankee Stadium (new) 7 2
223 Sunday April 28 2002 Seattle Mariners 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Mark McLemore - Safeco Field 19 5
222 Wednesday April 24 2002 Oakland A's 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 Scott Hatteberg - Oakland Coliseum 15 3
171 Sunday April 29 2001 Oakland A's 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Johnny Damon - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 4
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