When Mariano Rivera set the all-time saves record Monday with No. 602, he surpassed Trevor Hoffman, who had 601 in his career. Here's a statement from Hoffman on Rivera's accomplishment.
"I want to congratulate Mariano Rivera on settling the all-time saves record. It's a great accomplishment and he is still going strong! I have tremendous respect for Mariano not just for his on-field accomplishments, but also for his services in the community."