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

  • Brandon Inge 3
  • Alex Avila 2
  • Raul Casanova 2
  • Bobby Higginson 2
  • Gary Sheffield 2
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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
198 Tuesday July 24 2001 Detroit Tigers 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Roger Cedeno (Caught stealing) Yankee Stadium (old) 12 4
28 Monday June 23 1997 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Melvin Nieves - Tiger Stadium 19 3
346 Wednesday May 25 2005 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Ramon Martinez - Yankee Stadium (old) 23 4
347 Thursday May 26 2005 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 Brandon Inge - Yankee Stadium (old) 23 4
354 Sunday July 3 2005 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Craig Monroe - Comerica Park 9 4
411 Wednesday August 30 2006 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Ivan Rodriguez - Yankee Stadium (old) 14 4
412 Thursday August 31 2006 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Brandon Inge - Yankee Stadium (old) 19 4
433 Saturday August 18 2007 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 Gary Sheffield - Yankee Stadium (old) 14 4
453 Saturday May 10 2008 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Gary Sheffield - Comerica Park 10 3
506 Friday July 17 2009 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Marcus Thames - Yankee Stadium (new) 14 4
507 Saturday July 18 2009 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Gerald Laird - Yankee Stadium (new) 16 3
508 Sunday July 19 2009 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Ramon Santiago - Yankee Stadium (new) 14 4
560 Thursday March 31 2011 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Alex Avila - Yankee Stadium (new) 12 3
561 Saturday April 2 2011 Detroit Tigers 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Miguel Cabrera - Yankee Stadium (new) 3 1
316 Saturday July 17 2004 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Bobby Higginson - Comerica Park 15 3
278 Thursday September 11 2003 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Brandon Inge - Yankee Stadium (old) 15 4
29 Tuesday June 24 1997 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Orlando Miller - Tiger Stadium 17 4
30 Wednesday June 25 1997 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Raul Casanova - Tiger Stadium 6 3
33 Friday July 11 1997 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Matt Walbeck - Yankee Stadium (old) 16 4
34 Saturday July 12 1997 Detroit Tigers 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 Raul Casanova - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 2
49 Saturday April 25 1998 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Bip Roberts - 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
106 Thursday July 8 1999 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Gregg Jefferies - Tiger Stadium 10 4
164 Saturday September 23 2000 Detroit Tigers 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Dean Palmer - Yankee Stadium (old) 26 6
165 Sunday September 24 2000 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Robert Fick - Yankee Stadium (old) 10 3
197 Wednesday July 18 2001 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 Tony Clark - Comerica Park 16 4
199 Wednesday July 25 2001 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Juan Encarnacion - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 3
239 Thursday July 18 2002 Detroit Tigers 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 Bobby Higginson - Yankee Stadium (old) 18 4
570 Monday May 2 2011 Detroit Tigers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Alex Avila - Comerica Park 9 3
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