By ANDREW SELIGMAN AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) _ Hours after Alex Rodriguez dug in for a fight, the New York Yankees looked like they might be down for the count. It’ll be hard to […]
By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Hiroki Kuroda pitched seven scoreless innings for his 10th victory, Mariano Rivera got gifts before posting another save and the New York Yankees beat […]
Yankees star relief pitcher Mariano Rivera and Mets slugger David Wright bolster the lineup for the newest “I Love NY” advertising campaign to encourage summer tourism in New York.
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Mariano Rivera reported for work an inning early, and walked off to a fitting tribute. Summoned in the eighth to make sure he would pitch […]
By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) _ Nate Freiman singled home the winning run in the 18th inning against Mariano Rivera, lifting the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the […]
JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) _ Posing as a pizza delivery man, New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera surprised longtime Athletics employee Julie Vasconcellos by visiting her in the mail room […]
By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ CC Sabathia’s fastball returned to the New York Yankees along with Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis. Throwing at up to 94 mph after two […]
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ David Wright and Lucas Duda hit RBI singles off Mariano Rivera in the ninth inning, and the New York Mets rallied past the Yankees 2-1 […]
By HOWIE RUMBERG AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Mariano Rivera wasn’t prepared for the question. He didn’t have a baseball, so a man wearing a Mets caps tossed him a pristine ball, […]
Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.