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Washington Nationals draft former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera's son

NEW YORK - Enter Sandman ? the sequel.Iona right-hander Mariano Rivera III, son of the former Yankees closer, was drafted in the fourth round with the 134th overall pick Tuesday by the Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-09/washington-nationals-dra
Young talent highlights All-Star Game

...exciting players, players that kids can look up to."His former teammates ? baseball royalty, in the form of Mariano Rivera and Jeter ? are gone.The brash bats who rule the new era belong to Giancarlo Stanton, Yasiel Puig and Manny Machado...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-13/young-talent-highlights-
Youthful All-Star Game will still have veteran presence

...guys and a lot of young guys," he said.After baseball spent two years of saying goodbye to longtime superstars Mariano Rivera and Derek Jeter, the All-Star gathering in Cincinnati is dominated by some dynamic, fresh faces who are transforming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-13/youthful-all-star-game-w
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
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
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
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-
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
Elias Rivera

...died on Sunday, May 17, 2015 at Tuomey Medical Center. Born in Aibonito, Puerto Rico, he was the son of the late Mariano Rivera and Monserratte Taboada Rivera. He earned an associate degree from Central Carolina Technical College and attended...

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