Tag Archives: Mariano Rivera

Mo, Mo, Mo! Merry Christmas: What would Rivera give to Jeter, Cano and Girardi?

Well, the holiday season is here and it's time for giving back to friends, family and people in need. Mariano Rivera has been giving back for 19 seasons with the New York Yankees but he's not quite done yet. The New York Daily News interviewed Rivera at a charity event in midtown Manhattan earlier today, and ...

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Happy Birthday Mo! Here’s a video montage!

With it still being the holiday weekend and the Yankees offices closed until Monday, I thought that today's post could pay tribute to the greatest closer of all time, Mariano Rivera. Rivera turns 44 years old today, and I thought it would be fun to have a post with a Mariano Rivera video montage. I had ...

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Source: Yankees to play two exhibition games in Panama City

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Remember a couple of nights ago I made a blog post about Mariano Rivera wanting the Yankees to play exhibition baseball in his hometown of Panama? Well according to a source, it looks like it's going to happen next season. According to a tweet from Mark Feinsand of the Daily News, the Yankees are going to play ...

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Mariano Rivera wants Yankees to play exhibition game in Panama

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In the baseball world whatever Mariano Rivera wants, Mariano Rivera gets. So when Mariano Rivera revealed his latest idea during the 19th annual Lou Gehrig Sports Awards Benefit Dinner, it sounded like the most brilliant idea of all time for the Yankees franchise. Rivera suggested that the New York Yankees should play an exhibition game in his ...

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Pettitte, Rivera and Robertson recognized by BBWAA chapter

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Earlier this morning the Baseball Writers Association of America had their winter meeting where they voted on their local chapter awards. Three Yankees are going to be recognized at the BBWAA awards dinner in January. It's the same dinner where they award the MVP, the Cy Young and other prestigious awards. Here is the list ...

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Video: Girardi’s decision on sending Pettitte & Jeter to get Rivera

When the Yankees Hot Stove show (which premiers November 11 at 6:30 p.m. on YES Network) airs, one of the things that will be discussed is Joe Girardi's decision on sending Andy Pettitte and Derek Jeter to get Mariano Rivera from the mound during the final game of Rivera's 19-year career. Here's a 45 second clip ...

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Who should get a qualifying offer?

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Today is the day that baseball players have been waiting for--no  not Spring Training, that's not for another 100 days. Today it's all about the qualifying offers. The Yankees have until 5 p.m. to offer players a qualifying offer and this year there are 11 players who are candidates. Let's break down the 11 players ...

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Mariano Rivera to be honored before Game 2 of World Series

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Major League Baseball will honor Yankees closer Mariano Rivera during Game 2 of the World Series, tonight at Fenway Park. Rivera will be awarded the Commissioners Historic Achievement Award during tonight's pregame ceremony. The Commissioners Historic Achievement Award was created to recognize the achievements of historical significance. The last award was handed out in 2011 to ...

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