Author Archives: Rilwan Ameen

Ode To The Sandman: Mariano Rivera, the greatest reliever in history


Growing up watching the New York Yankees throughout their dynastic runs of the mid-late 1990's and run of 17 playoff appearances in the last 18 years, there has been one constant at the end of games: No. 42 Mariano Rivera. It’s fitting that Jackie Robinson and Mariano Rivera have both worn the No.  42, as the ...

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Questions still loom for the Yankees as the spring continues to heat up

MLB: Spring Training-Toronto Blue Jays at New York Yankees

Since the franchise’s 27th World Series title was captured in 2009, October has been unkind to the New York Yankees in their quest for number 28. With an unusually quiet offseason, the organizational philosophy of the team has led them to a payroll heading toward sub-$200 million. With spring training up and running, here are some ...

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