The Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland A's 2-1 Friday night and are headed to the post-season, ending a decades long dry spell; it was 2001 when the M's won 116 games, ultimately losing the AL Championship series. Now the M's are stepping out of that long shadow, hoping for a better outcome as they clinch an American League Wild Card berth. Will they go farther than they've ever gone before? Are you on the edge of your seat yet?

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LOOK: 50 images of winning moments from sports history

Sometimes images are the best way to honor the figures we've lost. When tragedy swiftly reminds us that sports are far from the most consequential thing in life, we can still look back on an athlete's winning moment that felt larger than life, remaining grateful for their sacrifice on the court and bringing joy to millions.

Read on to explore the full collection of 50 images Stacker compiled showcasing various iconic winning moments in sports history. Covering achievements from a multitude of sports, these images represent stunning personal achievements, team championships, and athletic perseverance.

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