Articles Tagged with Mariano Rivera

Metallica on Sports Center: Hilarious New ESPN Ad

Metallica Hilarious ESPN Ad

Metallica is starring in a hilarious new “This Is Sports Center” ad on ESPN, according to Radio.com. Fresh off their successful appearance at the Glastonbury Festival in England, Metallica was more than willing to poke fun at themselves in the new ad. The 30 second spot featuring Metallica and ESPN anchor Stuart Scott aired last… Read more »

Yankees Bring Mariano Rivera To Tears With Classy Farewell

Yankees send Mariano Rivera off in tears

Mariano Rivera played his last game ever at Yankee Stadium Thursday night, and the team sent him out in tears in what has to be one of the classiest farewells of all time. Mariano Rivera didn’t get a horse, and he didn’t get to fulfill his dream of playing center field, instead New York sent… Read more »

Yankees Missing Bobbleheads On Mariano Rivera Bobblehead Night

The Yankees had no bobbleheads for Mariano Rivera bobblehead night

To celebrate Mariano Rivera’s retirement, the Yankees chose Tuesday night as Mariano Rivera bobblehead night. The only problem is there were no bobbleheads. Before the game the Yankees were expecting their shipment of 18,000 Mariano River bobbleheads to arrive. When they found out the delivery was running late they tried to make fans wait. As… Read more »

‘Sweet Caroline’ Was A Hit At MLB All-Star Game

The song is now a baseball anthem.

“Sweet Caroline” is Neil Diamond’s hit song that has become a baseball anthem for Red Sox fans since 2002. On Tuesday, Diamond took the field during the middle of the eighth inning at the MLB All-Star game to sing the classic tune in front of thousands of New Yorkers. The Red Sox have played the… Read more »

Mariano Rivera Gets MVP At All-Star Game

Mariano Rivera Last All-Star Game MVP

Mariano Rivera won the MVP award at Tuesday night’s All-Star Game — a no-brainer for fans and participants in baseball’s iconic game. Rivera pitched a flawless eighth inning, helping the American League win 3-0. The Yankees closer is set to retire at the end of this year, making his final All-Star Game a perfect sendoff…. Read more »

Mariano Rivera Tosses Successful Simulation Inning

Mariano Rivera was very pleased with his one inning simulation today.

Mariano Rivera tossed one quick and effective inning this morning at theNew York Yankees Spring Training Complex in Tampa, Florida. The inning was pitched to the delight of coaches and fans who have already watched the Bronx Bombers lose key outfielder Curtis Granderson earlier this week. Yankees fans are hoping to forget an off-season which… Read more »