Tigers Honor Mariano Rivera with Retirement Plaque Before Series Finale

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Tigers Honor Mariano Rivera with Retirement Plaque Before Series Finale

DETROIT - When you're this old, Mariano Rivera joked, you've pitched at both Tiger Stadium and Comerica Park. So it was perhaps fitting Sunday that the Tigers presented Rivera with dirt from the mound at both parks framed with photos of him pitching in both places. On what is sure to be a season-long tribute by opponents to Rivera's career, the Tigers were the first in the regular season to honor Rivera - the Nationals did it before an exhibition game in Washington, D.C.

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