All Star Game

Mariano Rivera tips his cap after becoming baseball's all-time leader in saves on September 19, 2011. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Soaking It In: Mariano Rivera Recalls 10 Defining Mo-ments — Part 5

This week we have looked back at memorable games and achievements during Rivera’s career. Today we look at two moments where the fans had the chance to express their feelings and how deeply it affected him.

09/27/2013

John Montone

‘Radio Free’ Montone: Baseball Fan’s Midsummer Night’s Dream

It was a New York baseball fan’s midsummer night’s dream. Two pitchers whose presence on the mound can intimidate even the game’s great sluggers.

07/19/2013

Fan who ran onto the field at 84th All-Star Game (Credit: Twitter/@MasoneDylan)

L.I. Man Who Ran Onto Field At ASG Pleads Not Guilty, Faces Up To Year In Jail

Prosecutors say a suburban New York man who ran onto the field during the All-Star Game at Citi Field faces up to a year in jail and a $1,000 fine. The suspect allegedly did it on a Twitter dare.

07/18/2013

Matt Harvey waves to fans as he passes by during the MLB All-Star Game Red Carpet Show on July 16, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Moves Like Jeter: Matt Harvey Wants Dating King Derek’s Love Life

Matt Harvey is the best pitcher on the Mets. He might be the best pitcher in the NL, if not MLB. But that’s not enough for the competitive kid from Connecticut.

07/18/2013

Jerry Seinfeld (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jerry Seinfeld ‘Embarrassed’ By All-Star Game Boo-Birds

This is worse than the second spitter! Seinfeld says there’s nothing funny about the way some All-Stars were treated Tuesday night.

07/18/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Michael Jordan (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: Mariano Rivera’s Peers — Rice, Orr And Jordan

Rivera is not just a great baseball player, he is the best at his position by a significant margin. Sure, he has peers — just not in MLB.

07/17/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

A Moment To Remember: Mo Rivera Takes Solo Bow In Final ASG Appearance

Quiet, reserved and understated during nearly a quarter-century in a sport that took him from Panama to the pantheon of pinstriped pitchers, Rivera was honored with that rarest of baseball tributes — a solo bow.

07/17/2013

Mariano Rivera (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Report: Citi Field Will Play ‘Enter Sandman’ For Rivera At All-Star Game

When legendary closer Mariano Rivera enters the game — whenever that will be — he will be accompanied by Metallica’s “Enter Sandman,” baseball sources told FOX Sports.

07/16/2013

Fans walk outside of Citi Field during Gatorade All-Star Workout Day on July 15, 2013. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

All-Stars Young And Old Set For Midsummer Classic At Citi Field

Although fresh faces are taking over, that doesn’t mean all the old guys are out. Rivera, Hunter and Beltran are back at the All-Star Game, bringing decades of experience and wisdom.

07/16/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

MUST-WATCH: Matt Harvey Asks New Yorkers About Matt Harvey

In a skit on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” the Mets’ ace took to the New York streets to interview Mets fans and native New Yorkers about himself … Matt Harvey.

07/16/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Mariano Rivera (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey To Start All-Star Game; Mariano Rivera To Finish?

The first and last pitch of the All-Star Game could well be “New York, New York.”

07/16/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey To Start For NL In All-Star Game; Wright Batting Cleanup

Amazin’! Mets ace Matt Harvey will be getting the ball for the National League in Tuesday’s All-Star Game at Citi Field.

07/15/2013

A man takes a drink of water in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Local Workers Do What They Can To Keep Cool

The extreme heat has settled over the Tri-State area, with temperatures expected to soar into the 90s through at least Friday.

07/15/2013

Boomer & Carton with David Wright (Credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

LISTEN: Wright Thanks Fans, Talks About Buzz Surrounding ASG

“Just driving here, seeing the jerseys, seeing the buzz, feeling the energy that the All-Star Game means to New York, it’s going to be fun,” Wright told Boomer & Carton.

07/15/2013

Rafael Montero at 2013 All-Star Futures Game (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets Prospects Syndergaard, Montero Impress At All-Star Futures Game

The opening event for three days of All-Star festivities at Citi Field, the Futures Game certainly had a Mets flavor in their home ballpark.

07/15/2013

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