Official Scorer Takes Save Away from Mariano Rivera

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Official Scorer Takes Save Away from Mariano Rivera
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On Thursday night in Baltimore, Yankees closer Mariano Rivera took the ball to start the ninth and was tasked with protecting a one-run lead. In other words, it was a save situation for the future Hall of Famer who entered the night with 651 of them -- saves, that is -- to his credit.

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