RJ Loosens His Rotator Like Mariano RiveraRJ Choppy thinks he is Mariano Rivera -- or at least thinks that he needs to stretch like he's the greatest closer of all time.
Rangers Honor Yankees Closer Rivera With Cowboy BootsThe Rangers honored Rivera before his final regular-season game in Texas, presenting baseball's career saves leader with a pair of cowboy boots inscribed with the New York Yankees logo, his name and No. 42.
Rangers' Nathan Gets Unexpected SaveJoe Nathan is no slouch, having converted 30 of 31 save opportunities this season. But having the opportunity to close out the All-Star Game was an unexpected surprise
Rivera Wins MVP As AL Tops NL 3-0Summoned in the eighth inning to make certain he would pitch, Rivera soaked up a 90-second standing ovation and got three straight outs while helping the American League to a 3-0 victory over the National League on Tuesday night at Citi Field.
Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel CabreraTwo of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.
Dodgers' Kenley Jansen Respected As One Of Majors' Best RelieversIf Kenley Jansen could toss 80-90 frames for Los Angeles, he could strike out 130-140 batters with a low ERA and WHIP.
Choppy Sr On Mariano Rivera's InjuryIt sounds like this could be a career ending injury for the famed Yankees pitcher - so New School reached out to Choppy Sr for his reaction to the news.
Fill-In Chavez Lifts Yankees Over Rangers 6-5Eric Chavez, filling in for Alex Rodriguez, singled home the tiebreaking run, and the Yankees beat the Rangers 6-5 on Sunday.
Teixeira & Garcia Lead Yankees Past Rangers 5-2Freddy Garcia allowed two hits over six innings in his first start of the season, Mark Teixeira drove in three runs and the New York Yankees held off the Texas Rangers 5-2 on a bone-chilling Saturday in the Bronx.