Sun, 14 Sep 2008 20:21:48 -0700
The Associated Press' Jay Cohen reports New York Yankees CL Mariano Rivera earned his 35th save of the year Sunday, Sept. 14, moving him into a tie with Lee Smith for second on the all-time list with 478 saves.
Mon, 27 Nov 2006 10:57:36 -0800
Barry M. Bloom, of MLB.com, reports former Chicago Cubs CL Lee Smith is on the Hall of Fame ballot for the fifth time.
Sun, 24 Sep 2006 23:50:45 -0700
The Associated Press' Bernie Wilson reports San Diego Padres CL Trevor Hoffman picked up his 479th career save Sept. 24 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, becoming baseball's all-time saves leader ahead of Lee Smith.
Sat, 23 Sep 2006 22:04:23 -0700
San Diego Padres CL Trevor Hoffman tied Lee Smith's all-time record with 478 career saves, Saturday, Sept. 23, against the Pittsburgh Pirates, according to Bernie Wilson of the Associated Press.
Fri, 22 Sep 2006 10:35:51 -0700
Lyle Spencer, of Padres.MLB.com, reports San Diego Padres CL Trevor Hoffman notched his 41st save of the season Thursday, Sept. 21, against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The save was the 477th of his career, one behind all-time saves leader Lee Smith.
Wed, 20 Sep 2006 10:13:51 -0700
Lyle Spencer, of Padres.MLB.com, reports San Diego Padres CL Trevor Hoffman saved his 40th game of the year, and his 476th of his career, to move within two saves of equaling Lee Smith's all-time saves record of 478.
Mon, 18 Sep 2006 10:18:29 -0700
Barry M. Bloom, of Padres.MLB.com, reports San Diego Padres CL Trevor Hoffman recorded his 39th save of the season Sunday, Sept. 17, to bring his career total to 475, just three away from tying Lee Smith for the all-time saves record.
Fri, 15 Sep 2006 10:06:12 -0700
Jeff Wallner, of Padres.MLB.com, reports San Diego Padres CL Trevor Hoffman recorded a save Thursday, Sept. 14, to move within four saves of Lee Smith for the all-time saves record. Hoffman has 38 saves in 42 opportunities this season.
Thu, 15 Sep 2005 09:56:01 -0700
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Rick Hummel reports former St. Louis Cardinals 1B Mark McGwire will be one of around 100 former Cardinals in attendance to help close Busch Stadium Sept. 30-Oct. 2. Others expected include SP Steve Carlton, CL Lee Smith, 1B Keith Hernandez, SP Bob Tewksbury and SP John Tudor.
Sat, 02 Oct 2004 12:39:08 -0700
The Associated Press reports St. Louis Cardinals CL Jason Isringhausen tied the team's single-season save record held by former MLB CL Lee Smith at 47 Friday, Oct. 1.