Yankees closer Mariano Rivera threw 30 pitches Wednesday in his first bullpen session at spring training this year.
Mariano Rivera has arrived at Yankees spring training camp after missing the first two days to be with his sick children. “I’m here and I’m ready to work,” Rivera said.
Mariano Rivera and the New York Yankees have finalized their $30 million, two-year contract. The Yankees also agreed to a minor league contract with right-hander Mark Prior.
Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera, Manny Ramirez and Hideki Matsui failed to receive salary arbitration offers as one of the first deadlines of baseball’s offseason passed.