Save No. 602 cements Mo as No. 1

Rivera's not only the best closer ever, but the greatest Yankee of his generation

Updated: September 20, 2011, 12:18 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

For a team with such a long and proud history of success, there aren't a lot of New York Yankees atop baseball's hallowed all-time records lists.

Babe Ruth was the home run king for more than 40 years, but he's been deposed now for nearly as long. Rickey Henderson, a Yankee for five seasons, is the all-time leader in stolen bases and runs scored, but only 326 of his 1,406 steals and 513 of his 2,295 runs came in pinstripes.

But now, there is one Yankee name that sits atop an all-time ...

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