Tagged: ‘Mariano Rivera’

New York Yankees Plan to Honor David Ortiz During Final Series Vs. Boston Red Sox
January 21st, 2016 at 5:32 PM
Two years ago, the Boston Red Sox held an entire pre-game ceremony for the retiring Derek Jeter; a ceremony that came off very well at Fenway Park with the fans in Boston being extremely respectful in honoring the future Hall of Fame shortstop. ***PHOTO1*** At the end of the 2016 season, New...

Mariano Rivera’s Son Gives Draft Stock Major Boost with Huge Year at Iona
May 21st, 2015 at 12:25 PM
Mariano Rivera's son, who goes by the same name but never learned to throw a cutter, decided to stay in college after the New York Yankees drafted him last year, and it looks like the youngster made the right decision. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks drafted Rivera in the 29th round of the draft...

New York Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera to Host Youth Baseball ProCamp on May 2nd
April 27th, 2015 at 11:45 PM
New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera is doing his part together with Steiner Sports to teach kids about the game of baseball as he prepares to hold a youth baseball camp, coming in May of 2015. ***PHOTO1*** According to a press release from the Yankees, the one-day camp for boys and girls...

Mariano Rivera Praises Alex Rodriguez’s Hot Start; Yankees DH Unsure He Can Keep It Up
April 19th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez is off to an incredibly hot start to the season, and Major League Baseball legend Mariano Rivera has taken notice. ***PHOTO1*** Rivera shared his thoughts on Rodriguez's start to the 2015 season with Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News: “I don’t think he’s doing...

Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera Explains How Careful Players Must Be to Avoid Positive PED Test
April 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With Major League Baseball players always making the excuse "I don't know how that got into my body" after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera explained how careful he was during his career to not put anything illegal into his body. ***PHOTO1*** Rivera admitted that there are...