Mariano Rivera

New York Yankees #42 - Pitcher

  • Born: 11/29/69
  • Age: 44
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 185

Cubs vs Yankees Game 1 Preview, Wed 4/16, 12:05 CT

This game is the makeup of Tuesday night's rainout.

MLB Announces Trevor Hoffman Award

The best reliever in the National League will receive a shiny new award named after the Padres legend.

MLB naming relief awards after Rivera, Hoffman

The two closing legends will have the relief award of their respective, career-long leagues named after them.

Yankees' home opener: Core Four reunion

The Yankees' home opener is today! If you're attending the game, tweet us a picture. If you're not, tell us a story about a home opener that you've been to, or reminisce about your favorite Core Four memories.

D-Rob joins long history of great Yankees closers

D-Rob has some big shoes to fill, but Mo isn't the only All-Star closer he's following.

Robertson's improved efficiency should help in '14

Over the last season-and-a-half, David Robertson has improved his efficiency on the mound; it should help him as the new Yankees' closer this season.

Derek Jeter: Could it be over sooner than planned?

Twenty-five years ago, future Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt pulled the plug on his career after a slow start to a season. Could Derek Jeter go the same way?

2014 Expectations: J.J. Putz

Looking at the future of J.J. Putz for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

CC's cutter: reasons for optimism or false hope?

CC Sabathia will be featuring a new pitch in 2014: the cutter. He learned it from his pal Andy Pettitte, who could be considered a cutter-guru. But how much will the pitch help the issues that plagued his 2013?

Around the Empire: New York Yankees News - 3/16/14

Should the Yankees trade Francisco Cervelli/David Phelps?; Masahiro Tanaka could debut against the Blue Jays

Welcome to the Mariano Rivera Classic

After a career full of them, this weekend's games in his native Panama may be the best testament to Mo's greatness yet.

Yankees extend Brett Gardner: What do you think?

What do you think of the Yankees decision to extend Brett Gardner to a four-year deal?

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