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By Belal Abdel On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

MLB to Name Reliever Awards After Mariano Rivera, Trevor Hoffman

Mariano Rivera and Trevor Hoffman are almost unanimously agreed upon as the greatest relievers in the history of baseball. Rivera and Hoffman currently sit at first and second all-time in career saves. Major More...

By Vashti Hurt On Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Mariano Rivera Says He’s Getting Jeter Blow Up Doll As Wife For Christmas (Video)

While in attendance at Dick’s Sporting Goods “Gift Locker”, former Yankee’s great Mariano Rivera was asked what gifts he would give his former teammates.  His gift choice for Derek Jeter was classic. For More...

By Mark Gunnels On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

NYC Names A Street After Mariano Rivera (Photo)

New York City has decided to honor the best closer ever. What’s next? I would say a statue is warranted. Yankees games won’t be the same without Rivera in the 9th inning.  More...

By Ashley On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013

The Minnesota Twins Give Mariano Rivera Greatest Retirement Gift Ever (Photo)

  Awesome. The Twins are a class organization, and it showed on Tuesday when the Yankees and the Twins met for game 2 of a 4 game series in Minneapolis. There the Twins presented Rivera with a gift, but not More...

By Tj Llewellyn On Sunday, May 12th, 2013

Yankees fans Blast Joba Chamberlain on Twitter After Mariano Rivera Diss (Photos)

Earlier we reported a story by the NY Daily News, where New York Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain unwisely dissed closer and legend Mariano Rivera, in the presence of reporters and fans before a game on Saturday More...

By Tj Llewellyn On Sunday, May 12th, 2013
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Joba Chamberlain to Mariano Rivera: “Don’t Ever Shush me Again”

  Ok, so one hand we have Mariano Rivera, a walking legend who plays for an organization that has no shortage of them. On the other hand, we have Joba Chamberlain, a player who came into the game with a lot More...

By Ashley On Friday, May 10th, 2013

Mariano Rivera Mockingly Poses With Chalk Outline Of Himself In Kansas City (Photo)

  Mariano Rivera may be known as a quiet soft spoken guy, but he’s definitely got quite the self of humor. The Yankees embark on a series vs the Royals on Friday and Rivera decided to revisit the spot More...

By Ashley On Monday, April 29th, 2013
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Mariano Rivera To Write His Autobiography

The greatest closer the game has ever seen, Mariano Rivera, is set to pen his autobiography. As confirmed by Hardball Talk publishing house Little, Brown and Co. announced it will publish ‘The Closer’ More...

By Tj Llewellyn On Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Report: Mariano Rivera to Retire After the Season

New York Yankees fans have one more season to witness the Sandman putting hitters to sleep. In a report from Joel Sherman’s of the New York Post, Yankees future Hall of Fame closer Mariano Rivera, will announce More...

By Phillip Jackson On Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Yankees to ask Mariano Rivera to take Pay Cut

Attempting to come back from a torn ACL, the New York Yankees are expected to ask the all-time saves leader Mariano Rivera to take a pay cut. Rivera is already 43, and according to Bob  Klapisch in the Bergen More...

By Phillip Jackson On Saturday, November 3rd, 2012

Mariano Rivera Plans to play in 2013

After an abysmal ending to their season with being swept out of the playoffs, the New York Yankees finally got some good news. The all-time saves leader has decided to play another season and will return to the More...

By On Tuesday, July 5th, 2011
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Derek Jeter’s 3,000th Hit Gets Its Own Documentary

Derek Jeter’s on the verge of picking up his 3,000th career hit – making him only the 28th player in the history of baseball to ever achieve that feat. And according to HBO and Major League Baseball More...