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

  • Tony Batista 1
  • Dave Berg 1
  • Eric Chavez 1
  • Jose Cruz 1
  • Michael Cuddyer 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
597 Monday September 5 2011 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 J.J. Hardy - Yankee Stadium (new) 27 6
588 Friday August 5 2011 Boston Red Sox 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 Josh Reddick - Fenway Park 14 4
575 Sunday June 5 2011 Los Angeles Angels 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 Torii Hunter - Angel Stadium of Anaheim 13 4
545 Monday July 5 2010 Oakland A's 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Jack Cust - Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 10 3
466 Saturday July 5 2008 Boston Red Sox 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 Julio Lugo - Yankee Stadium (old) 25 7
430 Sunday August 5 2007 Kansas City Royals 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Mark Teahen - Yankee Stadium (old) 11 4
425 Thursday July 5 2007 Minnesota Twins 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 Michael Cuddyer - Yankee Stadium (old) 24 5
419 Tuesday June 5 2007 Chicago White Sox 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 A.J. Pierzynski - U.S. Cellular Field 10 2
385 Friday May 5 2006 Texas Rangers 1.1 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 Mark Teixeira - Ameriquest Field 26 8
364 Friday August 5 2005 Toronto Blue Jays 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Alex Rios - Rogers Centre 5 1
294 Wednesday May 5 2004 Oakland A's 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 Eric Chavez - Network Associates Coliseum 14 5
236 Friday July 5 2002 Toronto Blue Jays 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 Dave Berg - Yankee Stadium (old) 9 3
209 Wednesday September 5 2001 Toronto Blue Jays 1.2 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 Jose Cruz - SkyDome 30 8
193 Thursday July 5 2001 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Chris Richard (Force out) Camden Yards 15 3
166 Thursday April 5 2001 Kansas City Royals 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Joe Randa - Yankee Stadium (old) 13 4
113 Thursday August 5 1999 Seattle Mariners 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Russ Davis - Safeco Field 15 4
99 Saturday June 5 1999 New York Mets 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 John Olerud - Yankee Stadium (old) 22 4
92 Wednesday May 5 1999 Minnesota Twins 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Javier Valentin - Metrodome 7 3
70 Sunday July 5 1998 Baltimore Orioles 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Cal Ripken - Yankee Stadium (old) 12 3
6 Saturday April 5 1997 Oakland A's 1.1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 Tony Batista - Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 30 5
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