Mariano Rivera Autograph

Mariano Rivera (born November 29, 1969) is a Panamanian-American former professional baseball pitcher who played 19 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees, from 1995 to 2013. Nicknamed "Mo" and "Sandman", Rivera spent most of his career as a relief pitcher and served as the Yankees' closer for 17 seasons. A thirteen-time All-Star and five-time World Series champion, he is MLB's career leader in saves (652) and games finished (952). Rivera won five American League (AL) Rolaids Relief Man Awards and three Delivery Man of the Year Awards, and he finished in the top three in voting for the AL Cy Young Award four times. More about Mariano Rivera

The most expensive item with a signature of Mariano Rivera (Steiner Derek Jeter,Mariano Rivera,Posada,Pettitte(PSA) signed Core 4 bat set) was sold on eBay in January 2015 for $5000.00 while the cheapest item (96 UPPERDECK CC MARIANO RIVERA RC SILVER SIGNATURE) found a new owner for $0.25 in October 2009. The month with the most items sold (221) was June 2010 with an average selling price of $70.61 for an autographed item of Mariano Rivera. Sold items reached their highest average selling price in September 2013 with $327.90 and the month that saw the lowest prices with $37.16 was November 2010. In average, an autographed item from Mariano Rivera is worth $97.14.

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Current items with a signature of Mariano Rivera

These are the most current items with a signature of Mariano Rivera that were listed on eBay and on other online stores - click here for more items.

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Autographed Mariano Rivera Baseball - Iii Washington Nationals M l W coa$57.99
Autographed Mariano Rivera Yankees Baseball Steiner Sports COA Item#7513205$2999.99
Mariano Rivera 2008 Yankees Pinstripe Jersey Pitching Vertical 8x10 Photograph - Signed By Photographer Anthony Causi$39.99
Mariano Rivera New York Yankees Steiner Sports Framed Autographed 20" x 24" In Focus Photograph - #2-41 of a Limited Edition of 42$399.99
Mariano Rivera NY Yankees Autograph Signed OML Baseball Auth by 100% STEINER $550.00
MARIANO RIVERA SIGNED FRAMED COLOR PHOTO - YANKEES W/SIGNING PICTURE$250.00
Mariano Rivera Wind Up Yankees Grey Jersey Horizontal 8x10 Photograph - Signed By Photographer Anthony Causi$39.99
MARIANO RIVERA YANKEES SAVES LEADER WSC SIGNED AUTO BASEBALL JSA AUTHENTIC$299.99
Signed Mariano Rivera Photograph - Facsimile Framed 11x14 Display$67.99
Steiner Sports Mariano Rivera New York Yankees Last Pitch 16'' x 20'' Autographed Photo$392.99
Yankees Mariano Rivera Handwritten/Signed 2009 World Series Save 'Story' 16x20$2999.99

Traded items with a signature of Mariano Rivera

In total, we tracked 8736 items since 01/01/2008. The chart below shows the trade volume over time.

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Most recently, these items with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay - click here for more items.

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Mariano Rivera Signed Rawlings Baseball GAI COA!$38.87
Mariano Rivera Signed Rawlings Baseball GAI COA!$49.60
Mariano Rivera Signed WS Rawlings Baseball GAI COA!$52.09
Mariano Rivera Signed WS Rawlings Baseball GAI COA!$50.00
MARIANO RIVERA SIGNED YANKEES MINI HELMET ACE CERT$53.00

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Traded Balls with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Balls with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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INCREDIBLE MARIANO RIVERA 1996 ROOKIE SIGNED AMERICAN LEAGUE BASEBALL PSA DNA $249.99
Mariano Rivera NY Yankees 2009 World Series WS signed baseball ROMLB auto $225.99
Mariano Rivera Signed Hall Of Fame Baseball Ball - New York Yankees - MVP COA$399.99
Mariano Rivera Yankees INS Exit Sandman signed MLB Baseball auto Steiner COA$399.99

Traded Bats with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Bats with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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Mariano Rivera Signed Rawlings Baseball GAI COA!$38.87
Mariano Rivera Signed Rawlings Baseball GAI COA!$49.60
Mariano Rivera Signed WS Rawlings Baseball GAI COA!$52.09
Mariano Rivera Signed WS Rawlings Baseball GAI COA!$50.00

Traded Hats with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Hats with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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Mariano Rivera New York Yankees signed fitted hat GAI$41.99
Mariano Rivera New York Yankees signed hat GAI$146.50
Mariano Rivera New York Yankees signed hat GAI$41.09
MARIANO RIVERA YANKEES SIGNED HAT GAI COA$66.00

Traded Helmets with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Helmets with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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MARIANO RIVERA NY YANKEE SIGNED OFFICIAL BASEBALL GAI$52.06
MARIANO RIVERA NY YANKEE SIGNED OFFICIAL BASEBALL GAI$69.00
MARIANO RIVERA SIGNED MINI YANKEES HELMET$9.99
MARIANO RIVERA SIGNED YANKEES MINI HELMET ACE CERT$53.00

Traded Jerseys with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Jerseys with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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2004 New York Yankees Multi signed Jersey Mariano Rivera, Giamgbi PSADNA LOA$799.99
Mariano Rivera Autographed Jersey Psa Cert w/ Engraved Plaque & Retirment Patch$465.00
MARIANO RIVERA SIGNED AUTOGRAPHED FRAMED YANKEES JERSEY PSA/DNA ENTER SANDMAN$650.00
NEW YORK YANKEES MARIANO RIVERA SIGNED JERSEY 08 ALL STAR + YANKEE STADIUM PATCH$399.99

Traded Lithographs, Posters or Prints with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Lithographs, Posters or Prints with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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Mariano Rivera Autographed 20x17 Framed Print Steiner !$100.99
MARIANO RIVERA AUTOGRAPHED 20X24 CANVAS GICLEE PSA DNA$75.00
MARIANO RIVERA AUTOGRAPHED SIGN COA YANKEE STADIUM RARE$99.98
Mariano Rivera Bill Lopa Signed Auto Giclee Canvas /42$895.00

Traded Magazines with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Magazines with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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Mariano Rivera NY Yankees signed Sports Illustrated GAI$49.00
Mariano Rivera NY Yankees signed Sports Illustrated GAI$31.00
Mariano Rivera NY Yankees signed Sports Illustrated GAI$23.38
Mariano Rivera NY Yankees signed Sports Illustrated GAI$30.01

Traded Photos with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Photos with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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Mariano Rivera Autographed New York Yankees 16x20 Photo 'EXIT SANDMAN' JSA COA$350.00
MARIANO RIVERA AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED INSCRIBED NEW YORK YANKEES 16x20 PHOTO JSA COA$379.95
Mariano Rivera Signed 8x10 Photo PSA/DNA Auto Autograph S36284$149.00
N.Y. YANKEES' MARIANO RIVERA SIGNED & INSCRIBED 16x20 PHOTO JSA COA FRAMED$499.99

Traded Trading Cards with a signature of Mariano Rivera

Most recently, these Trading Cards with a signature of Mariano Rivera were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

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Mariano Rivera Donruss Autograph 1998 Signature Series $102.50
Mariano Rivera Yankees AUTO autographed card A123$19.51
Mariano Rivera Yankees AUTO autographed card A140$1.29
Mariano Rivera Yankees AUTO autographed card A141$1.04

Traded other items with a signature of Mariano Rivera

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MARIANO RIVERA AUTOGRAPHED BOOK THE CLOSER SIGNED AUTO W/PROOF PICTURES BASEBALL$84.99
MARIANO RIVERA NEW YORK YANKEES AUTOGRAPHED YOU GOT BALLS HARDCOVER BOOK JSA$75.00
Mariano Rivera signed book the closer Yankees PSA jsa$74.00
Mariano Rivera signed book the closer Yankees PSA jsa$80.00

Latest News about Mariano Rivera

Proud Papa: Mariano Rivera Watches Son Pitch, But Won't Butt In (04/10/15): FAIRFIELD — The 1-2 pitch was close, and catcher Carmine Palummo held it there several seconds.

Mariano Rivera Jr. wins MAAC Player of the Week (03/04/15): Mariano Rivera is striking out batters left and right these days. No, we're not talking about legendary Yankees closer Mariano Rivera. This is his son, and he's lighting up the college ranks.

Ex-Yankee Mariano Rivera: 'I could still get hitters out' (02/26/15): He's still got it

Mariano Rivera back with Yankees as guest instructor in spring (02/25/15): Mariano Rivera is back with the New York Yankees as a guest spring training instructor.

Enter Sandman: Mariano Rivera serves as guest instructor at Yankees camp (02/25/15): Rivera finished his career with 652 saves, the most all-time in baseball history

Latest tweets from Mariano Rivera as @MarianoRivera

09/11/12: With @realmikefox today - http://t.co/LWFoGFow
09/11/12: #Honor911Memorial
09/05/12: Vamos a tomar un momento para recordar a aquellos que perdimos hace 11 años #Honor911Memorial
09/05/12: Let's take a moment to remember those we lost 11 years ago #Honor911Memorial
08/24/12: Follow my good friend @BrandonSteiner, I just read his new book "You Gotta Have Balls," and it is great. It comes out in a few weeks.
08/15/12: Looking forward to dinner Aug 30th presented by @MasterCard w/ John Wetteland & the best fans in baseball! - http://t.co/X6djAnTV #Priceless
08/10/12: RT @NYRAnews: @MarianoRivera in the #Saratoga winners' circle! - http://t.co/RyjRYnkE
08/09/12: After the flip with @RealMadrid's Iker Casillas y @ACMilan's Massimo Ambrosini - http://t.co/HB21zLpR
08/09/12: Coin flip at Yankee Stadium with @RealMadrid's Iker Casillas y @ACMilan's Massimo Ambrosini - http://t.co/AkTuymjq
08/08/12: Excited for @realmadrid vs @acmilan today at Yankee Stadium!

Older News Stories about Mariano Rivera

Mariano Rivera back with Yankees as guest instructor in spring (02/2015): Mariano Rivera is back with the New York Yankees as a guest spring training instructor.

Wayne Simmonds becoming Flyers' Mariano Rivera of shootouts (01/2015): Simmonds scores to end another Flyers' shootout win.

Who Mariano Rivera wants as Yankees closer (12/2014): Congratulations! Your weather is set to . You can change the location at any time. Don't have an account?

Yankee Great Mariano Rivera Is A Big Hit With Sierra High Band (11/2014): Former Yankee Closer Mariano Rivera is a big hit with the Sierra High School band. Thanks to his generosity the band is now sporting new uniforms and musical instruments. But Rivera says what made it special for him was delivering the gifts in person. He flew from Korea to New York toFresno before driving the final hour to Tollhouse.Riveragot a standing ovation from the student body at Sierra ...

Why Mariano Rivera doesn’t think A-Rod will be a distraction (10/2014): Mariano Rivera and Alex Rodriguez have something in common: Neither played for the Yankees last season. But whereas Rivera is content in retirement, Rodriguez remains Yankees property and can return...

How $5,000 ended up costing the Royals chance at Mariano Rivera (09/2014): KANSAS CITY, Mo. — What a tremendous scene — not just here at Kauffman Stadium, but in this whole darn city. When you go to the downtown CVS at 7:15...

Poll: Is Mariano Rivera the most valuable Yankee of the last 20 years? (08/2014): The Yankees' crushing 7-4 loss to the lowly Astros on Tuesday was another example of a franchise struggling to reshape itself in the absence of Mariano Rivera. David Robertson may be a solid MLB closer by any standards, but he...

Yankees: David Robertson getting job done in replacing Mariano Rivera (07/2014): Republican gubernatorial hopeful Rob Astorino made a campaign swing through the Southern Tier on... - 5:51 pm

Mariano Rivera sin fecha de regreso a los Yankees (06/2014): El lesionado tamponero de los Yankees de Nueva York, Mariano Rivera, afirmó el viernes que está "trabajando fuerte" para regresar al béisbol, pero dijo que no aumentará el paso si representa un riesgo a que se vuelva a lastimar.

A Son of the Game: Mariano Rivera III tries to make a name for himself in baseball (05/2014): Officially, the box score will say that there are 180 people gathered around the diamond at City Park in New Rochelle, N.Y. In fairness, 90 seems a much more reasonable estimate. It's Friday, March 28, and like almost every other day in the Northeast for the past four months, it's far from pleasant outside. A cold drizzle sporadically falls and a brisk wind blows in from left. It is perfectly ...

Nats’ Tyler Clippard is no Mariano Rivera, but in one measure, he’s in the ballpark (04/2014): Clippard's consistency over the past five seasons is unmatched by most.

Why Mariano Rivera's Successor Will Hurl Cash At Lynyrd Skynyrd (03/2014): The members of Metallica have collected about $50,000 over the past fifteen years thanks to Mariano Rivera--not much for a headline act, but not bad for "mailbox money." If successor David Robertson enjoys similar success, the members of Lynyrd Skynyrd who wrote his entry song, ?Sweet Home Alabama,? should be on deck for a nice payday as well, even though Opening Day at Yankee Stadium is still a ...

Mariano Rivera surprised at Derek Jeter’s retirement plans (02/2014): NEW YORK (AP) – Mariano Rivera never figured this would be Derek Jeter’s final season. “I didn’t see this coming at all. I didn’t see it,” the retired New York Yankees reliever said Wednesday. “For sure I was one of the guys that said they would have to pull his uniform off his body to take him out. But I was wrong, and this was a surprise to me.” Rivera announced last March that 2013 would be ...

Poll: Does MLB commissioner Bud Selig deserve a Mariano Rivera farewell tour? (01/2014): Commissioner says he plans to visit all 30 stadiums

Mariano Rivera helps Tiger Hollow (12/2013): With Metallica’s notorious anthem Enter Sandman blasting and the crowd on their feet applauding, Major League Baseball’s all-time save leader Mariano Rivera made the routine entrance he had done almost a thousand times in his 19-year career.

Mariano Rivera was in Middletown Wednesday (11/2013): Mariano Rivera, the recently retired Yankee closer, and the all-time major league leader in saves, was in the Christmas spirit Wednesday. He was exercising that spirit in - of all places - Hobby Lobby in the Town of Wallkill/City of Middletown.

Mariano Rivera Honored Prior To Game 2 Of World Series (10/2013): Former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera made a tantalizing — but not at all serious — offer to baseball Commissioner Bud Selig on Thursday: another farewell tour, this time in the NL.

AL roundup: Mariano Rivera says good-bye at Yankee Stadium (09/2013): Baseball's most acclaimed relief pitcher made an emotional exit in his final appearance in the Yankees' home pinstripes, when captain Derek Jeter and Andy Pettitte came to the mound to remove him with two outs in the ninth inning of a 4-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night.

Deleted scenes: More from Mariano Rivera - Inside Pitch | The Buffalo News (08/2013): Mariano Rivera's Q &A with Blue Jays employees Tuesday afternoon was so riveting that there was no way to get everything that was discussed into my column in Wednesday's editions of The News.

Yankees notes: Dodgers honor Mariano Rivera (07/2013): The closer received an eloquent pregame introduction by Vin Scully.

Mariano Rivera: A Singular Pitcher (06/2013): The Yankees longtime closer specializes in only one pitch and throws just one inning at a time. More notable, he has allowed only one base runner per inning in his career.

Why did the Mets give Mariano Rivera the red carpet before showing him the door? (05/2013): Why did the New York Mets organisation make such a fuss of Mariano Rivera before he was unceremoniously ousted with a blown save? Hishashi Iwakuma's golden arm; Angel Pagan runs into the record books Mo-town I don't know why Mariano Rivera was asked by the Mets to throw out the first pitch before the Yankees final game in Queens this season. I mean I know why but I am not sure I understand it. I ...

Mariano Rivera to write his autobiography (04/2013): It’ll have one sentence about a cut fastball repeated over and over again and will, despite the predictability, will win the Nobel Prize for literature: Little, Brown and Co. said Monday it will publish “The Closer” next spring in English, Spanish and audio editions. A children’s edition will follow that autumn … Says the 12-time All-Star: “Now is…

Van Riper: Yankees should trade Robinson Cano and Mariano Rivera (03/2013): This is an, uh, interesting column by Tom Van Riper for Forbes. But [Cano is] also 30, and heading to free agency next fall represented by Scott Boras, who will no doubt be looking for a deal that pays his client well over $100 million until his 40th birthday, give or take. Even if Van…

Baseball notes: Yankees' Mariano Rivera happy after mound session (02/2013): New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was all smiles after throwing 18 pitches Thursday in his first simulated game since knee surgery last spring. "I feel good," Rivera said. "I feel real good. Getting stronger and stronger." The 43-year-old pitched one inning against Yankees' minor leaguers. He also fielded and covered first base.

New York Yankees Hot Stove Season Preview with Mariano Rivera, Mark Teixeira, Joe Girardi and Brian Cashman (01/2013): Join John Sterling and Suzyn Waldman on February 4th at the Hard Rock Cafe as they host a live Hot Stove Q&A session previewing the New York Yankees upcoming 2013 season for the benefit of the family of Yanks radio engineer Carlos Silva.

Mariano Rivera: Last days of a legend (12/2012): Mariano Rivera and the New York Yankees have agreed to a one-year, $10-million deal to be announced tomorrow, according to published reports. The deal represents a cut in guaranteed pay after Rivera missed most of the 2012 season with a knee injury.

Yankees notebook: Deal gets closed with Mariano Rivera (11/2012): The Yankees officially announced their one-year, $10-million deal with closer Mariano Rivera, and that might have completed their significant bullpen spending for the winter. General manager Brian Cashman said Friday that he doesn’t feel the need to go after any more high-powered relievers.

New York Yankees: Mariano Rivera Must Make Retirement Decision Quickly (10/2012): You never want to rush one of the greatest players in a franchise's history to make a decision on his future, but Mariano Rivera must decide quickly in order to help the New York Yankees messy bullpen situation. Rivera seemed certain to be returning shortly after tearing his ACL last May, but now the 42-year-old isn't so sure he'll return next season. That has left the Bombers stuck in neutral ...

Bryce Harper, Mariano Rivera and 5 Lessons Fantasy Owners Learned in 2012 (09/2012): Every year fantasy owners look back and wonder what in the world just happened. They had all the rankings memorized, all the sleepers and busts listed and they had a foolproof plan in place to win their fantasy leagues. Of course, then the season started and it all went kaput. Now, owners look at the smoldering heap that is left from their seasons and wonder what happened. In the coming slides ...

Yankees closer Rafael Soriano gets advice from Mariano Rivera (08/2012): Plus, A-Rod takes batting practice for the first time since injurying wrist on July 25th

Yankees GM Announces Mariano Rivera Will Miss Rest of Season (07/2012): New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman announced over SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio airwaves on Tuesday to that  Mariano Rivera won't play in 2012, per BombersBeat.MLBlogs.com . Cashman told host Jim Duquette that Dr. Keith Pyne, who was working on Rivera's rehab this year, didn't give a "fair reflection" of the 42-year-old's progress when he talked to Joel Sherman of the New York Post ...

The Yankees Bullpen: Surviving the Loss of Mariano Rivera and David Robertson (06/2012): In football, the saying is that the best defense is a good offense. In baseball, the best bullpen might be a good starting rotation. So if Yankee fans want to credit anyone for the team's recent success and rise to first place in the American League East, then they should tip their caps to their team's starting pitchers and the National League East. The Yankees began this week on a nine-game ...

MLB: Yankees say closer Mariano Rivera has torn knee ligament (05/2012): KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mariano Rivera tore a ligament in his right knee before the New York Yankees lost, 4-3, to the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night.

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera toasted at Gotham party at Siro’s (04/2012): Yankee pitcher Mariano Rivera was the toast of new restaurant Siro’s at a party to celebrate his April/May Gotham magazine cover. The greatest...

MLB: Prejudices: How to See the Game Clearly, Guest-Starring Mariano Rivera (03/2012): In the first half of the 20 th Century, the cranky “Sage of Baltimore,” H.L. Mencken, published a series of books called “Prejudices,” in which context “prejudice” meant not “an irrational hatred of an ethnic, religious or racial group (although Mencken had those— with Ty Cobb and Mencken, today is apparently my day to invoke morally-indictable forebears)," but rather signified a series of ...

Your comments: Yankees fans on Mariano Rivera and retirement talk (02/2012): Highlighting the best Yankees comments on NJ.com

Heath Bell, Mariano Rivera and Baseball's Best Closers in 2012 (01/2012): The closer is one of the most important positions in baseball. His job is to get the last three (or more) batters out in order to end the game. A closer can either be a shutdown man or a shellshock pitcher. Either way, the closer is the difference between a hard-earned win, or a heartbreaking loss.  With the MLB season coming up in three months, we take a look at each closer and rank them from ...

Is 2012 Mariano Rivera’s last year? (11/2011): In terms of things that may force Mariano Rivera‘s retirement, I’ll put “needing to cut back his hours so he can remain eligible for Social Security” at the top of the list. It’s certainly more plausible than “the Yankees won’t want him back” and “he can’t get guys out anymore.” For his part, Rivera said…

Yankees star Mariano Rivera to speak at Ridgefield High School (10/2011): The greatest relief pitcher in the history of baseball is coming to Ridgefield. Longtime New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera , who this past season set the major league record for career saves with 603, will be speaking at the Ridgefield High School auditorium on Nov. 21 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Mariano Rivera breaks career save record (09/2011): Mariano Rivera, the best closer in baseball right now, buttressed his claim to be the best closer of all time today when he broke Trevor Hoffman's record for career saves by getting his 602nd save today . . .

New York Yankees: An Exminantion of Mariano Rivera's Season (08/2011): At this time last week, the New York and national media ran with the classic "Is Mariano Rivera Done?" theme, an almost yearly event that breaks down Rivera's recent weekly troubles. After blowing one save in one game, giving up a home run and the lead in a tied game and allowing a home run in a save in another brought the same crazy talk that Rivera is not the same pitcher.  Let's get one thing ...

Daniel Bard's Success Reminiscent of Mariano Rivera's Early Years (07/2011): Over the past few weeks -- Monday night's sloppy 14-inning affair notwithstanding -- the Red Sox have been on an absolute tear. The Sox are 17-4 in the month of July, and all aspects of their game appear to be clicking. This recent success is a prominent subject in this week's mailbag. John Lackey has seemingly turned things around. What is different? --Tyler, Portsmouth, N.H. Confidence. I ...

Another Save For Yankees’ Mariano Rivera: New Rochelle’s North Avenue Church (06/2011): It's another save for Mariano Rivera. A Christian congregation that includes the star Yankees reliever is taking over a century-old church in New Rochelle and promising to restore it.

The Unparalleled Greatness of Mariano Rivera (05/2011): The Yankees closer just played in his 1,000th game. A look at what has made his career so remarkable.

New York Yankees: How Much Longer Can Yankees' Rely on Mariano Rivera? (04/2011): Are the New York Yankees Beginning to Lose Their Patience With Closer Mariano Rivera? New York Yankee fans are hitting the panic button after their legendary closer blew two straight saves. The 41-year old Mariano Rivera has been human lately and the whispers of his arm are getting louder. The American League saves leader is being questioned by fans and media members alike. Dave Shoenfield of ...

2011 Fantasy Baseball Profile: How Much Gas Does Mariano Rivera Have Left? (03/2011): Mariano Rivera is 41 years of age, but he is still playing at an incredibly high level. Last year, he had an ERA of 1.80 in 61 appearances with 33 saves. In fact, in his last eight seasons, he has only had an ERA over two, just once. That’s pretty magnificent for a guy that was supposed to retire three years ago. Overall, he has played 16 MLB seasons and has compiled a 2.23 ERA and 559 saves. He ...

Mariano Rivera: Is the New York Yankees Closer Better Than Ever at 40? (02/2011): For years now we at Yankees 'n More have been writing, at one point or another during the given baseball season, that Mariano Rivera seems to be getting better with age. In an excellent post to his 3UP blog at the New York Post, Joel Sherman has the numbers to back up our contention. From Sherman's Post: "But here is yet another remarkable fact about Rivera: He is arguably as good as ever and ...

New York Yankees Sign All-Star Closer Rafael Soriano to Alleviate Pressure on Rotation, Serve as Mariano Rivera’s Set ... (01/2011): TheCelebrityCafe.com Staff Soriano and the Yankees agreed to a three-year, $35 million contract Thursday The New York Yankees bolstered the quality of their bullpen Thursday by signing All-Star closer Rafael Soriano to a three-year, $35 million contract. The deal comes a month after they were snubbed by the two most coveted free agents in this year’s class, pitcher Cliff Lee and outfielder Carl ...

How Close Was Mariano Rivera To Signing with the Boston Red Sox? (12/2010): It's been a disappointing offseason for the New York Yankees . Normally a lock to sign the best free agents available, the Yankees whiffed on Cliff Lee, despite having the larger offer. Reliever Kerry Wood then signed a one-year, $1.5 million deal with the Chicago Cubs , leaving a big hole in the Yankees' bullpen. It's still only December, so there's plenty of time for the Yankees to make some ...