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Mariano Rivera Tears ACL: What Does This Mean to the Cleveland Indians?

Mariano Rivera tore the ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) in his right knee while chasing a fly ball during batting practice on Thursday afternoon, as reported by The New York Times. Before Thursday's game between the Kansas City Royals and the New York Yankees at Kauffman Stadium, Rivera was shagging fly balls in center field. While retreating to the outfield wall, his knee went out and he collided with the wall and went down.
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Mariano Rivera Surgery: Yankees’ Star Closer Undergoes Successful Knee Surgery

Sports : The Inquisitr - Sport (2 years ago)

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Mariano Rivera: Yankees Have No Replacement for the Greatest of All Time

Baseball / MLB : Bleacher Report - MLB (2 years ago)

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Baseball / MLB : Bleacher Report - MLB (2 years ago)

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