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Yankees closer Mariano Rivera says he will retire after this season

Saying he made the decision before arriving at spring training, Mariano Rivera announced Saturday that he will retire at the end of the season and hopes to cap his record-setting career by winning another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-03-09/yankees-closer-mariano-r
Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera make spring debut for Yankees in loss to Braves

TAMPA, Fla. - In a few years, this will be a scene from Old-Timers' Day: Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera walking on the field to loud ovations.For now, though, it is a sight the banged-up Yankees had been waiting for: their captain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-03-09/derek-jeter-mariano-rive
Solo bow fitting for Yankee great Mariano Rivera

NEW YORK - The great ones get the stage to themselves.Mariano Rivera was held in the bullpen out in right-center field until Neil Diamond had sung the final words of Sweet Caroline in the middle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-07-17/solo-bow-fitting-yankee-
Yankees' Mariano Rivera sets major league saves record

NEW YORK - Long regarded as the best closer in baseball, Mariano Rivera now has more saves than anyone else, too.Rivera set the major league record with No. 602, pitching a perfect ninth inning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-09-19/yankees-mariano-rivera-s
Yankee's Mariano Rivera vows to return next season following ACL tear

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera says he will return to the mound by 2013, vowing to overcome a knee injury that figures to end his season.Rivera had hinted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-05-04/yankees-mariano-rivera-v
New York Yankees retire Joe Torre's No. 6

...fourth member of the Yankees teams that won four World Series titles from 1996-2000 to be honored in Monument Park. Mariano Rivera was celebrated last season and Tino Martinez and Paul O'Neill were give plaques earlier this summer. Bernie Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-23/new-york-yankees-retire-
Mets fight back for win over Yanks

...Matt Franco hit a two-out, two-run single off Mariano Rivera in the ninth inning as the Mets came back from deficits...consecutive games when they led entering the ninth, but Mariano Rivera (2-2) couldn't hold it. "Ninety-nine percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/11/bas_265376.shtml
Baseball
All-Star Game marked a changing of the guard

...but if he consistently does what he's doing, then he will be here for a long time."While not as flashy as Mariano Rivera's All-Star farewell at Citi Field last year, when all the other players left the great reliever alone on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-16/all-star-game-marked-cha
Trout, Jeter lead AL to win in All-Star Game

...little while longer," he said. "I think Derek was the one that was uncomfortable with it."While not as flashy as Mariano Rivera's All-Star farewell at Citi Field last year, when all the other players left the great reliever alone on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/trout-jeter-lead-al-win-
Dominant pitching will be on display in All-Star Game

...turned 40 last month, is playing his final season and was selected for his 14th All-Star game.Yankees closer Mariano Rivera got an emotional sendoff last year, the All-Stars giving him a solo bow. When Rivera entered in the eighth inning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-14/dominant-pitching-will-b