His 652 regular-season saves are a record, as are his 42 in the postseason. But Rivera isn’t defined by numbers.
The New York Yankees are honoring career saves leader Mariano Rivera in a 50 plus minute pregame ceremony.
These are hard days for the New York Yankees. When the big move is the re-acquisition of Alfonso Soriano from the Chicago Cubs and it’s one that makes complete sense, you know the Yankees are in trouble.
So watching the Yankees the last few days I was suddenly reminded of the movie “Major League.” That happens nearly every time I’m in Cleveland — I mean, why wouldn’t it? — but this time it happened for another reason.
Tyrik Haynes, 19, is being held on $1 million bail, charged with attempted murder.
From pinstripe legends to foes on the diamond, Posada left an indelible mark on those who watched him play.
What the Yankees probably didn’t plan on with CC Sabathia’s opt-out situation looming? Robinson Cano’s agent asking for a re-tooled contract, according to the New York Post.
To the jaded and jilted Mets fan, the recent revelations about the Mets, Madoff, and money create a portal through which opulent and competent people will buy the team from the limping Wilpons. If only it were that easy.
General manager Brian Cashman, president Randy Levine and senior adviser Gene Michael were among the team officials participating in meetings with managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner.