For most athletes, there’s no tougher challenge than performing under pressure. When a game, series, or championship is on the line, it can be extremely hard for some athletes to focus. But for certain players, no moment was ever too big. Here’s a look at the most clutch baseball players of all time, including names like Derek Jeter, Albert Pujols, David Ortiz, and Mariano Rivera.
Whether it was hitting a walk-off home run, pitching their team through a jam, or winning a World Series, these players always seemed to make the big play when their team needed it the most. They’re the “go-to” guys, the ones managers relied on when the scenario seemed impossible.
Here are the most clutch baseball players of all time.