Rivera threw out a ceremonial first pitch before Brad Hand and three relievers combined for a no-hitter in Miami’s 5-0 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday night in the first of two exhibition games in Panama in honor of baseball’s career saves leader.
By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Mariano Rivera said goodbye to Yankee Stadium with hugs, tears and cheers. Baseball’s most acclaimed relief pitcher made an emotional exit in his final appearance […]
Mariano Rivera may make a debut on his final weekend before retirement: as a centerfielder.
NEW YORK (AP) _ Some Yankees fans are getting a free pass for a home game next year, thanks to the foul-up on Mariano Rivera bobblehead night. A day after the late delivery of Rivera […]
IAN HARRISON Associated Press TORONTO (AP) _ Vernon Wells had a go-ahead two-run double in the eighth inning, Mariano Rivera earned a four-out save and the New York Yankees rallied from three runs down […]
Brendan Ryan scored the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning on a wild pitch by Jim Johnson, and the New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 Thursday night after blowing a four-run lead.
The Red Sox plan a tribute to Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera before Sunday’s game, Rivera’s last scheduled appearance at Fenway Park.
By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer BALTIMORE (AP) _ Robinson Cano hit a tiebreaking homer leading off the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees also got solo shots from Alex Rodriguez and Curtis Granderson […]
Stephen Drew hit a tying single off Mariano Rivera with two outs in the ninth inning, then Shane Victorino lined a go-ahead single in the 10th that sent the Boston Red Sox past the New York Yankees 9-8 in a Thursday night thriller.
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Struggling ace CC Sabathia pitched effectively into the eighth inning before Mariano Rivera earned his first four-out save in more than two years, helping […]