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  1. Baseball's 2018 Free Agents as an Economic IndicatorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... that time, the Yankees had the highest payroll in baseball -- full of aging superstars like Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera who had won multiple championships for the team. Payroll inequality between the large market teams and small market teams was ...


  2. Yankees to retire Jeter's No. 2 on May 14, last single digitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Day

    ... 2015), No. 23 (Don Mattingly, 1997), No. 32 (Elston Howard, 1984), No. 37 (Casey Stengel, 1970), No. 42 (Mariano Rivera, 2013), No. 44 (Reggie Jackson, 1993), No. 46 (Andy Pettitte, 2015), No. 49 (Ron Guidry, 2003) and No. 51 (Bernie Williams, ...


  3. Aroldis Chapman And Bryce Harper: A Sea Of Differing StylesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Call to the Pen

    ... with the Giants worth $62 million over four years. And he also knows that the greatest closer of all time, Mariano RIvera made $160 million over his entire career and by all accounts is living rather well in retirement. Because Chapman also knows ...


  4. New York Yankees: Derek Jeter's Number to Be Retired May 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Call to the Pen

    ... 90s dynasty era. (Hey, a little attendance incentive never hurt anybody.) In 2013 they officially retired Mariano Rivera 's #42 to mark the end of the longtime closer's career, though the number had been retired throughout the league since 1997 to ...


  5. Yankees Legend Derek Jeter Headed to Monument Park in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Yanks Go Yard

    ... following teammates Tino Martinez , Paul O'Neill , Bernie Williams , Jorge Posada , Andy Pettitte , and Mariano Rivera . The other members of the famous Core Four: Posada, Pettitte, and Rivera (plus the sadly ignored Bernie) have all had their ...


  6. Yankees to retire Jeter's No 2 on May 14, last single digitRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... 2015), No. 23 (Don Mattingly, 1997), No. 32 (Elston Howard, 1984), No. 37 (Casey Stengel, 1970), No. 42 (Mariano Rivera, 2013), No. 44 (Reggie Jackson, 1993), No. 46 (Andy Pettitte, 2015), No. 49 (Ron Guidry, 2003) and No. 51 (Bernie Williams, ...


  7. Derek Jeter's Jersey Number to Be Retired by Yankees: Latest Details, ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    ... for that. Of course, it's also an opportunity to bring the "Core Four" back together. Jeter along with Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte and Jorge Posada were the stalwarts during the Yankees' run over success from the mid-1990s until their most recent ...


  8. Yankees Will Retire Derek Jeter's NumberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 |

    ... jersey number next season. Arguably the greatest Yank of the last 20 years (the same could be said for Mariano Rivera), Jeter retired after the 2014 season with 14 All-Star appearances, 5 Gold Gloves, well over 3,400 hits, and more importantly, 5 ...


  9. Melancon, Giants reach $62M, 4-year deal pending physicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

    The San Francisco Giants landed the top-tier closer they have been seeking for months, agreeing to a $62 million, four-year contract with right-hander Mark Melancon on Monday. It's the richest contract ever for a closer, topping Jonathan Papelbon's $50 million, four-year deal with the Phillies from 2012-15, and the average annual value tops Mariano Rivera's $15 million with the New York Yankees from 2011-12.


  10. Mark Melancon signing rewrites bullpen standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... Getty Images / Mitchell Layton NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. - Show of hands. Who predicted Mark Melancon would break Mariano Rivera's record for the highest average annual value for a closer? Right. No one did. Because the idea seemed preposterous until ...


  11. MLB Winter Meetings 2016: Dates, Schedule, Rumors and PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | BleacherReport

    ... , the highest average annual salary for a reliever in MLB history is $15 million, which Yankees legend Mariano Rivera received from 2008 to 2012. Chapman has the on-field pedigree to warrant that kind of money, and he picked an opportune time to hit ...


  12. Yankees Need To Avoid a Joba-Sized Disaster With Luis SeverinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Yanks Go Yard

    The New York Yankees need to recall the mistakes they made with Joba Chamberlain in their handling of Luis Severino going into 2017. During the 2007 season, the Yankees late-inning relief corps, save for Mariano Rivera , was a disaster.


  13. Hall, Gonzo shave beards, but cancer fight continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Arizona Diamondbacks

    ... Hall was joined again by Luis Gonzalez, one of his senior advisors, whose Game 7 walk-off single against Mariano Rivera won the 2001 World Series for the D-backs over the Yankees. Hall said last year that Gonzo's bushy beard was sprinkled so heavily ...


  14. MLB All-Star Game no longer determines home field - finallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | New York Daily News

    ... pitching to the likes of Mike Trout and Miguel Cabrera for the first time, or celebrating legends like Jeter, Mariano Rivera and David Ortiz in recent years. So kudos to commissioner Rob Manfred, who didn't feel beholden to Selig in making sure this ...


  15. Hoffman has Hall of Fame credentialsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | San Diego Padres

    ... leader in saves. Hoffman extended his record to 601 and was the all-time leader until passed by the Yankees' Mariano Rivera in 2011. Hoffman still holds or shares three Major League records -- most consecutive seasons with at least 40 saves (four), ...


  16. Boston Red Sox Rumors: Blake Swihart could be a trade chipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | BoSox Injection

    ... the free agent market. Robertson is no longer the lights out reliever he was in his Yankee years setting up Mariano Rivera , but he's been a reliable closer for the past few years and still piles up strikeouts at a rate of above a batter per inning. ...


  17. 42 facts about the great Mariano RiveraRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | YESNetwork

    The New York Yankees have been blessed with an abundance of premier talent during their 100-plus years in existence, but few players were as reliable, talented or clutch as their legendary former closer, Mariano Rivera. Born on this day in 1969, "The Sandman" was as lights-out as a reliever can be during his 19-year career in pinstripes from 1995 to 2013.


  18. Baseball Hall of Fame: Time for Closers to Get Their DueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Call to the Pen

    ... conclusion that immediately upon his eligibility in two more years, the former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera will be a first ballot Hall of Famer. This year there are three closers on the 2017 BBWAA Hall of Fame Ballot who are all returnees ...


  19. Heyman: Yankees Contacting A Lot Of Free AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... I might prefer Jansen over Chapman. His cutter reminds me of the one we saw for nearly two decades from Mariano Rivera . However, the advantage Chapman presents is that he has had success in New York and not every player that comes to this city can ...


  20. Aroldis Chapman: "I Would Love to Be a Yankee Again"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... this winter. He's still just 28 and is the best reliever alive. He's a once-in-a-generation talent like Mariano Rivera who seems more likely than most to defy the odds and maintain his current performance well into his 30's. Even when that 100-plus ...