Mariano Rivera injury update: Yankees...

Mariano Rivera injury update: Yankees closer still hasn't had knee sugery

There are 2 comments on the SILive.com story from May 23, 2012, titled Mariano Rivera injury update: Yankees closer still hasn't had knee sugery. In it, SILive.com reports that:

New York Yankees' Mariano Rivera blows a kiss to the crowd to acknowledge cheers after recording his 602nd save as the Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 6-4 in a baseball game on Monday, Sept.

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#1 May 23, 2012
The chances of him coming back from knee surgery at 42 are slim to begin with. The longer he waits, the slimmer those chances are going to be.
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#2 May 24, 2012
The blood clot in his leg has to be treated first before they can do the surgery.

I believe Mariano's injury took the heart right out of The Yankees. They are now vulnerable without the safety net of their closer.

Rivera having had a stellar career, I don't want to see it ended this way.

It would be one of life's cruel ironies.

Godspeed to Mariano Rivera.

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