1. Predicting How Derek Jeter's Farewell Tour Will Compare to Mariano Rivera's

    With a pair of exhibition games against the Miami Marlins in Panama City, the New York Yankees ensured that the first act of Derek Jeter 's farewell tour paid respect to ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 12,654 reads 38 comments

  2. Mariano Rivera Talks Panama, A-Rod and More at Street Re-Naming Ceremony

    Mariano Rivera continued to be showered with recognition this past week, as the corner of East 4th Street and Broadway was temporarily re-named "Mariano Rivera Way" on November 21...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 5 months ago 8,711 reads 13 comments

  3. Mariano Rivera and Francisco Liriano Named MLB's Comeback Players of the Year

    Mariano Rivera and Francisco Liriano are 2013's Comeback Players of the Year for their respective leagues, MLB announced Monday night...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 5,736 reads 9 comments

  4. Mariano Rivera Honored By Bud Selig Before World Series Game 2 at Fenway Park

    Mariano Rivera may have suited up for the last time, but Major League Baseball continues to find ways to honor the greatest closer ever...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 6 months ago 2,566 reads 4 comments

  5. Mariano Rivera Given Historic Achievement Award Before Game 2 of World Series

    One man can transcend the rivalry between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox, and that man is Mariano Rivera ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 1,324 reads 1 comments

  6. Ranking the 10 Greatest Moments of Mariano Rivera's Immortal Career

    The unparalleled career of Mariano Rivera has been filled with countless moments of triumph, but the best closer in baseball history has been defined by 10 specific moments that ...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 7 months ago 5,863 reads 8 comments

  7. 7 Things Baseball Will Miss Most About Mariano Rivera

    After 19 major league seasons and five championships, Mariano Rivera confirmed on Saturday that his career was over...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 7 months ago 4,623 reads 5 comments

  8. Where Mariano Rivera's Send-off Ranks Among MLB's Best Farewell Moments

    As the Yankee Stadium crowd saluted Mariano Rivera one last time on Thursday evening, the send-off in the Bronx will be remembered for years as one of the most memorable moments in baseball history...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 7 months ago 10,102 reads 34 comments

  9. Mariano Rivera Pulled by Derek Jeter, Andy Pettitte in Yankees Stadium Sendoff

    After 19 Hall of Fame seasons, Mariano Rivera has thrown his final pitch at Yankee Stadium. With the New York Yankees trailing the Tampa Bay Rays by four runs in the top of ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 7 months ago 126,418 reads 194 comments

  10. Twitter Reacts to Mariano Rivera's Final Appearance at Yankee Stadium

    Yankee Stadium has seen its last of Mariano Rivera , the best closer in MLB history. Rivera came into the game with one out in the eighth inning to help get the Yankees out of a jam with runners on first and second...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 7 months ago 62,590 reads 74 comments

  11. Mariano Rivera Deserves a Shot to Play Center Field for Yankees

    Dear Mariano Rivera : In the immortal words of T.I., you can have whatever you like. And luckily for the New York Yankees , the legendary closer — for all that he has done for the organization — doesn't want stacks on deck ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 7 months ago 3,437 reads 8 comments

  12. Mariano Rivera's 10 Greatest Moments of Hall of Fame Yankees Career

    On Thursday evening, Mariano Rivera will make his final appearance in Yankee Stadium, allowing the crowd to salute him during one last rendition of Enter Sandman...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 7 months ago 5,953 reads 6 comments

  13. Will the Yankees Let Mariano Rivera Play the Outfield Before He Retires?

    It's been a trying season for the New York Yankees , as they have dealt with injuries and various distractions all season and will miss the playoffs for just the second time since 1994...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 42,962 reads 55 comments

  14. Mariano Rivera Tops List of MLB's Top-Selling Jerseys in Second Half of 2013

    Major League Baseball has released a list of the top-selling jerseys for the second half of the 2013 season...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 7 months ago 5,669 reads 9 comments

  15. Mariano Rivera's 42 Greatest "Mo-Ments"

    Mariano Rivera will likely end his incredible career on Sunday. With 652 saves, the highest ERA+ of all-time, a 2.21 ERA, 13 All-Star appearances, five world championships, an ALCS and World Series MVP and of course, 42 saves and a 0...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 7 months ago 470 reads 0 comments

  16. Where Does Mariano Rivera Rank Among the Greatest Pitchers of the Last 25 Years?

    The countdown on the great Mariano Rivera 's career is nearing the end, but the longtime New York Yankees closer shouldn't be in a hurry to prove anything at the last minute...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 6,295 reads 17 comments

  17. Mariano Rivera Bobblehead Night a Disaster as Yankees Receive Shipment Late

    Even Mariano Rivera can't make the save in this situation. There was mass chaos before the New York Yankees' game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night, as the team was holding a bobblehead giveaway in honor of its retiring closer...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 53,113 reads 33 comments

  18. Who Else of Yankees' Dynasty Years Deserves Their Numbers Retired?

    On Sunday afternoon, the Yankees honored Mariano Rivera with a touching tribute, pomp and circumstance and a farewell befitting of his illustrious career as the greatest closer of all time...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 7 months ago 5,248 reads 26 comments

  19. Reliving All of the Best Mariano Rivera Retirement Gifts, Tributes of 2013

    The end of the 2013 season will bring to a close one of the most storied careers in baseball history. Legendary New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera will hang it up after 19 seasons...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 11,831 reads 10 comments

  20. Twitter Reacts to Mariano Rivera's Farewell Ceremony at Yankee Stadium

    The numbers are staggering: 1,113 appearances, 1,172 strikeouts, 652 saves, a lifetime ERA of 2.21 and a WHIP of 1.00. The legacy is without question...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 38,375 reads 38 comments

  21. Where Mariano Rivera's Cutter Ranks Among Most Unhittable Pitches Ever

    When Mariano Rivera retires after the 2013 MLB season, his cutter will also leave the sport forever. All active players who have been victimized by it will rejoice, knowing that they've outlasted a near-unhittable pitch...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 7 months ago 9,286 reads 11 comments

  22. Q&A with the Man Who Came Up with Mariano Rivera's 'Enter Sandman' Theme

    There are a few things that go hand-in-hand with Mariano Rivera 's legacy. There's the cutter. The pinstripes. The all-time saves record. The rings. The class. Oh, and don't forget "Enter Sandman...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 12,393 reads 7 comments

  23. A-Rod Says Teammate Mariano Rivera Is His Role Model

    Alex Rodriguez has admitted that New York Yankees teammate Mariano Rivera is his role model. According to XM MLB Chat , Rodriguez described what it was like to compete against ...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 7 months ago 3,229 reads 26 comments

  24. Mariano Rivera Honored by Boston Red Sox in Final Game at Fenway Park

    The Boston Red Sox have forsaken their hatred of, and rivalry with, the New York Yankees in order to honor the soon-to-be retired Mariano Rivera ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 97,747 reads 53 comments

  25. Who Will Be Baseball's Next Mariano Rivera?

    The conclusion of the 2013 MLB season will represent the end of an era, as legendary Yankees closer Mariano Rivera is set to call it a career after a fantastic 19-year run that will see him go down as the greatest reliever in baseball history...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 3,213 reads 38 comments