If Mariano Rivera has truly thrown his last pitch, May 3, 2012 will be remembered as a truly sad day for all baseball fans. The fluke injury he suffered on this day has already ended the great closer’s season, and threatens his career as a whole. This sadness is not reserved for New York Yankees fans, but for the sports world as a whole, as it has lost one of its most universally admired and respected figures.
Mariano Rivera, considered one of major League Baseball’s greatest closers of all time, has suffered a season ending, and possibly career ending injury. Rivera was shagging flyballs in the outfield before Thursday night’s game, when... Read Post
New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera did not envision the end of his career hauled off on a stretcher at Kauffman Stadium Kansas City. It would be a closing completely unworthy of the greatest relief pitcher in baseball history. T... Read Post