New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera picked up his 602nd save in a 6-4 win over the Baltimore Orioles Monday afternoon, making him the all-time saves leader.
While the future Hall-of-Famer turned 41 years old this year, he is not showing any signs of slowing down. Hell, when it’s all said and done, Rivera may have over 700 saves!
So now comes the obvious question, is Rivera the greatest close of all time? The answer: of-friggin-course!
I mean, it’s kind of an insult to even ask that question in the first place. Take a look at the table below and see for yourselves…
*Only Rivera and Cordero are active.