Mariano Rivera

A mural of former New York Yankees Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle in the Bronx (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Franchise Four: Fans Choose Past Legends Over Jeter, Mo

Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera retired as beloved in the Bronx as any of the greats in Monument Park. But neither landed on the Yankees’ Mount Rushmore.

07/15/2015

The Great Lawn in Central Park (credit: Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

Tens Of Thousands Of Faithful Expected to Attend NY CityFest In Central Park

Well-known evangelical figures and Yankees great Mariano Rivera are expected to attend the NY CityFest revival on the park’s Great Lawn.

07/11/2015

Mariano Rivera

Mariano Rivera Prays For Yankees During Visit To Israel

Mariano Rivera says the New York Yankees’ bullpen is getting by just fine without him. Still, the 45-year-old retired closer put in a prayer for his former teammates during a visit to Israel on Thursday.

06/18/2015

Mariano Rivera and Clara Rivera

Little Sandman: Nats Draft Mariano Rivera III In 4th Round Of MLB Draft

Iona College right-hander Mariano Rivera III, son of the former Yankees closer, was drafted in the fourth round Tuesday by the Washington Nationals.

06/09/2015

The Yankees’ Mariano Rivera waves to the crowd after leaving the game against the Rays in the ninth inning at Yankee Stadium on Sept. 26, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rivera Should Be At The Top Of All Lists When Pondering Gotham’s Greats

The laconic, iconic closer set 35 MLB records — including the most saves — and is more responsible for the Yankees’ five World Series titles since 1996 than anyone.

03/03/2015

Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera takes the field to be honored before Game 2 of the 2013 World Series. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mo Rivera In Tampa As Guest Instructor; Jokes That He’s Coming Back

All-time saves leader and iconic Yankee Mariano Rivera showed up at Yankees camp on Wednesday. Mo will serve as a guest instructor in Tampa.

02/25/2015

Derek Jeter hits a game-winning single in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Jeter Scripts An Ending That Even The Haters Have To Love

I know some of you thought this week was overkill, from the anonymous trolls on Twitter to Keith Olbermann. But didn’t last night just prove what we’ve been talking about?

09/26/2014

Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

How Will Jeter’s Final Game In The Bronx Unfold? Girardi Doesn’t Even Know

Last year, the manager sent Jeter and Andy Pettitte to the mound with two outs in the ninth inning of New York’s last game at Yankee Stadium to remove Mariano Rivera.

09/23/2014

The design for Bald Vinny's "Jeet St." T-shirt. (credit: Vinny Milano)

Make It A Reali-Tee: Bleacher Creature Calls For ‘Jeet St.’ Outside Yankee Stadium

“Bald Vinny” Milano says Derek Jeter also deserves a street named after him in the Bronx. And he’s not just selling the idea — he’s selling the shirt.

08/01/2014

Past Yankees HOPE Week honorees return for a luncheon aboard the Intrepid on June 16, 2014. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Mariano Rivera, David Cone Return For Yankees’ HOPE Week

HOPE Week — which stands for “Helping Others Persevere and Excel” honors five people each year for making a difference in their communities by surprising them with a day celebrating their accomplishments.

06/16/2014

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rivera’s Greatness Is Hard To Quantify — Until You See Mere Mortals Of Today

Mariano Rivera, the pitcher nonpareil, chatted with Mike Francesa on Wednesday afternoon, looking as spry and sounding as pious as ever. And so it’s time to tip a final cap.

06/04/2014

Mariano Rivera walks off the Yankee Stadium diamond to a large applause from fans on Sept. 26, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Mariano On WFAN: Legendary Closer Reveals Anecdotes From Incredible Career

Mariano Rivera visited the WFAN studios on Wednesday to talk retirement and about many of the moments that went into his new book, “The Closer.”

06/04/2014

Craig Carton shows how it's done against Mariano Rivera (Al Dukes/WFAN)

WATCH: WFAN’s Craig Carton In The Cage Against Mariano Rivera

Think you could make contact off legendary closer Mariano Rivera? WFAN co-host Craig Carton wasn’t about to pass up the chance.

05/14/2014

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mo Rivera: Old Yankee Stadium Had Far Better Atmosphere Than New One Does

“It doesn’t hold noise, or home-team fervor, anywhere near the way the old place did,” he said. “The old Stadium was our 10th man — a loud and frenzied cauldron of pinstriped passion, with a lot of lifers in the stands.”

05/07/2014

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

WATCH: Mo Rivera Makes Fun Of Jon Stewart For Being Mets Fan

“Jon, I feel bad for you man,” the all-time MLB saves leader said to Stewart in regard to the host’s fandom. “You’ve been suffering all these years.”

05/06/2014

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