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Mariano Rivera Appears on the Cover of Sports Illustrated for the 4th Time

Tristan ThornburghSocial Media StaffSeptember 18, 2013

Sports Illustrated's upcoming issue will honor the retirement of New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera by having him grace the cover for his fourth time with the caption, "Exit Sandman."

The issue hits shelves Sept. 23. 

Thanks to Sports Illustrated's Twitter for the photo.

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