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Newark Star-Ledger Dec 13, 2014
Who Mariano Rivera wants as Yankees closer

Who Mariano Rivera wants as Yankees closer

Hint: He's on the current roster
New York Post Dec 11, 2014
Mariano Rivera’s pick for the new Yankees closer

Mariano Rivera’s pick for the new Yankees closer

Manager Joe Girardi is in no rush to decide who will close for the Yankees next season, when they will have their third closer in as many years, but Mariano...
New York Post Dec 9, 2014
Replacing Robertson may be harder than replacing Rivera

Replacing Robertson may be harder than replacing Rivera

SAN DIEGO — It might turn out that it is tougher to replace David Robertson than the irreplaceable closer, Mariano Rivera. Robertson performed the difficult act of being heir to...

Robertson is going, going, gone

SAN DIEGO -- David Robertson did everything right as a Yankee. A 17th round pick in 2006, Robertson ended up being an amazing bridge for Mariano Rivera, even making the All-Star team in 2011 in that role. When Rivera retired, Robertson stepped in, and the transition was pretty seamless. But after Rivera held the closer role for nearly two decades, Robertson lasted just one season. He has left the Yankees for four years and $46 million. David Robertson #30 RPNew York Yankees 2014 STATS GM63 W4 L5 BB23 K96 ERA3.

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