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Mariano Rivera III isn't his dad, which is just how he wants it

Mariano Rivera III isnt his dad, which is just how he wants it
Tampa Bay Times Aug 14, 2016

Rays rout Yankees to spoil Mariano Rivera ceremony

NEW YORK — The Rays didn't let the Yankees celebrate all weekend, spoiling Sunday's Mariano Rivera plaque unveiling by posting a sweep-avoiding 12-3 win.
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 14, 2016
Derek Jeter joins Yankees for Mariano Rivera's Monument Park celebration

Derek Jeter joins Yankees for Mariano Rivera's Monument Park celebration

Yankees give Rivera plaque, gifts in touching ceremony
New York Post Aug 14, 2016

Mariano Rivera receives plaque in Yankee Stadium gala

“Enter Sandman” started and Mariano Rivera took the field at Yankee Stadium. As usual, he left the mound without disappointing the crowd. The longtime closer was honored before Sunday’s game with a Monument Park plaque-dedication ceremony, joined on the field by Derek Jeter, Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada, Bernie Williams, Joe Torre and other former teammates...
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 14, 2016
WATCH: Yankees' Aaron Judge hits 2nd home run in 2nd game

WATCH: Yankees' Aaron Judge hits 2nd home run in 2nd game

Judge hits screamer that just barely gets over the right field wall
River Ave. Blues Aug 14, 2016

Game 117: Mariano Rivera Day

This has been a pretty fun weekend, hasn’t it? Friday night was Alex Rodriguez‘s farewell game, and then yesterday there was the 1996 World Series team reunion and the debuts of Tyler Austin and Aaron Judge. That was an awful lot of great stuff to pack into a 24-hour window. Today, the fun continues with […] The post Game 117: Mariano Rivera Day appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
River Ave. Blues Aug 14, 2016

Life After A-Rod

Way back when Mariano Rivera left the Yankees, I was writing for another site and had previously written about life after Mo. However discomforting it may have been to be without the world’s greatest security blanket (aside from my actual security blanket from childhood, of course), I felt a sense of optimism going forward. The […] The post Life After A-Rod appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 14, 2016
Mariano Rivera: Joe Torre's promise made me Monument Park-bound

Mariano Rivera: Joe Torre's promise made me Monument Park-bound

Rivera recalls his most personal moment with Torre
New York Post Aug 13, 2016

Mariano Rivera gives a playful dig to the married Derek Jeter

As the years passed and the celebrity girlfriends changed, it was unclear if Derek Jeter ever planned on getting married. Apparently, the legendary Yankees shortstop wasn’t sure, either. “There was never that expectation,” Jeter cracked during an appearance at Yankee Stadium on Saturday after participating in a ceremony honoring the 1996 World Series title team....
Fenway Nation Aug 9, 2016

Red Sox Will Not Honor A-Fraud With Farewell Ceremony

In case you were expecting John Henry to present Alex Rodriguez with a lifetime gift certificate to BALCO (or some other appropriate farewell gift)—fuggedaboutit. According to multiple reports, The Carmine Hose will not honor A-Fraud with any special goodbye ceremony over the next three days at Fenway. There will be no Derek Jeter- or Mariano Rivera-like send-off for The Centaur—not even one fitting for any ex-Yankee, like, say Ross Moschitto. The word is that there might be some slight acknowledgement of A-Rod's "involvement" in the storied rivalry—but that's it. Maybe the Sox can...
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 5, 2016

10 things to know about Ben Heller, new Yankees relief prospect (and big Mariano Rivera fan)

Heller came to the Yankees in the trade which sent Andrew Miller to the Indians.
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 5, 2016

Yankees' Dellin Betances takes Mariano Rivera's personal advice into closer job

Betances recalls conversation with legend that stuck with him

Mariano Rivera Photos