"Lastly, there are the
career postseason leaders and trailers. I can’t think of a stat that does a better job of bringing into focus the role Mariano Rivera played in the Yankees’ extended run of postseason success. I don’t think it is a performance that will ever be equaled.
- Mariano Rivera 11.185
- Curt Schilling 4.105
- John Smoltz 3.591
- Andy Pettitte 3.364
- Orel Hershiser 2.836"
Teams of above: Rivera, Yankees; Schilling, Phillies, Diamondbacks, Red Sox; Smoltz, Braves, Cardinals; Pettitte, Yankees, Astros; Hershiser, Dodgers, Indians, Mets.
Labels: WPA career post season leaders per Sean Forman