K-Rod passes Benitez, Izzy next

July, 7, 2011
7/07/11
5:07
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With Wednesday's save, the 290th of his career, Francisco Rodriguez passed ex-Met Armando Benitez for 24th in major league history. Next up: teammate No. 23 Jason Isringhausen at 293.

Others K-Rod may surpass this season:

No. 22., Bruce Sutter, 300
No. 21, Doug Jones, 303
No. 20, Jeff Montgomery, 304
No. 19, Francisco Cordero, 307
No. 18, Goose Gossage, 310
No. 17, Tom Henke, 311

The all-time lead is Trevor Hoffman with 601.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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TEAM LEADERS

BA LEADER
Daniel Murphy
BA HR RBI R
.289 9 57 79
OTHER LEADERS
HRL. Duda 30
RBIL. Duda 92
RD. Murphy 79
OPSL. Duda .830
WB. Colon 15
ERAJ. Niese 3.40
SOZ. Wheeler 187