A cake in honor of Billy Salomon’s 100th birthday came out before the rack of lamb was served in the ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria last night.
The Tampa Bay Rays rallied for two runs off career saves leader Mariano Rivera in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat the New York Yankees 7-6 in the season opener for both teams.
New York Yankees reliever Mariano Rivera, Major League Baseball’s career saves leader, was given blood thinners this week to dissolve a clot near the knee injury that ended his season.
The New York Yankees re-signed relief pitcher Mariano Rivera to a one-year deal, all but ensuring Major League Baseball’s career saves leader will end his career in the Bronx.
Reliever Mariano Rivera remained with the New York Yankees, signing a two-year contract to join shortstop Derek Jeter as members of the team’s so-called Core Four veteran All-Stars to sign new deals.
New York Yankees reliever Mariano Rivera, the Major League Baseball career leader with 608 saves, vowed to return to the mound after knee surgery.
"I'm proud to be the first one."
- Mariano Rivera on Apr 21, 2014