|Aug. 12 12:27 PM PT1:27 PM MT2:27 PM CT3:27 PM ET15:27 ET19:27 GMT3:27 CST12:27 PM MST2:27 PM EST2:57 PM VEN23:27 UAE2:27 PM CT-Rivera suffered his third straight blown save in a 5-4 win over Detroit on Sunday. It's the first time this has happened to the legend.
Analysis: Fantasy owners have to be concerned. "You're facing professional hitters. If you don't put the ball where you need to, you're going to get hit," he said. The retiring closer only has less than two months in his career anyway since the Yanks are not going to the postseason.
|Aug. 8 12:53 PM PT1:53 PM MT2:53 PM CT3:53 PM ET15:53 ET19:53 GMT3:53 CST12:53 PM MST2:53 PM EST3:23 PM VEN23:53 UAE2:53 PM CT-Rivera suffered his third blown save Wednesday in a 6-5, 12-inning loss to the ChiSox.
Analysis: Rivera was one out away from his 36th save when he coughed this one up in the ninth. His Yankees are struggling and it remains likely that the future Hall of Famer will end his career Sept. 29 in Houston - where he has never pitched.
|July 31 9:52 AM PT10:52 AM MT11:52 AM CT12:52 PM ET12:52 ET16:52 GMT0:52 CST9:52 AM MST11:52 AM EST12:22 PM VEN20:52 UAE11:52 AM CT-The New York Yankees will honor retiring closer Mariano Rivera with a ceremony on Sept. 22 before New York plays the San Francisco Giants. The Yankees say more details about the ceremony will be announced later.
Analysis: Rivera announced in spring training this will be his last season. The 43-year-old has spent 19 seasons with the Yankees, made 13 All-Star games and is baseball's career saves leader with 641. He was selected MVP of the most recent All-Star game at Citi Field in New York.
|July 25 11:54 AM PT12:54 PM MT1:54 PM CT2:54 PM ET14:54 ET18:54 GMT2:54 CST11:54 AM MST1:54 PM EST2:24 PM VEN22:54 UAE1:54 PM CT-Rivera has been honored by the Rangers before his final regular-season game in Texas.
Analysis: The New York Yankees closer was presented with a pair of cowboy boots inscribed with the Yankees logo, his name and No. 42, along with a cowboy hat, before Thursday's series finale. The Rangers also presented a $5,000 check for the Mariano Rivera Foundation that helps needy children.
|July 16 8:51 PM PT9:51 PM MT10:51 PM CT11:51 PM ET23:51 ET3:51 GMT11:51 CST8:51 PM MST10:51 PM EST11:21 PM VEN7:51 UAE (+1)10:51 PM CT-Rivera, who took home MVP honors, and nine other pitchers combined on a three-hitter for the AL, which snapped a three-game losing streak and regained home-field advantage in the World Series.
Analysis: Summoned in the eighth to make sure he would pitch in his final All-Star game, the New York Yankees' indomitable closer tossed a perfect inning and soaked up a pair of standing ovations while helping the American League to a 3-0 victory over the National League on Tuesday night at Citi Field.
|May 12 10:17 AM PT11:17 AM MT12:17 PM CT1:17 PM ET13:17 ET17:17 GMT1:17 CST10:17 AM MST12:17 PM EST12:47 PM VEN21:17 UAE12:17 PM CT-Yankees relievers Joba Chamberlain and Mariano Rivera have smoothed over an incident that occurred before Saturday night's game in Kansas City. It happened while Rivera was talking to reporters in the dugout about an emotional meeting with local fans earlier in the day. Chamberlain was standing on the field and yelling over the dugout to members of his family, who had shown up for the game.
Analysis: At one point, Rivera told Chamberlain to lower his voice. Once Rivera's interview was done, Chamberlain told Rivera in front of reporters: "Don't ever shush me." On Sunday, Chamberlain said the two met and put the issue to rest. Chamberlain also threw 30 pitches in a bullpen session and said he'll throw an inning in a rehab assignment Tuesday for Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes Barre in Toledo. Chamberlain has been out since late April with a strained right oblique.
|May 12 8:40 AM PT9:40 AM MT10:40 AM CT11:40 AM ET11:40 ET15:40 GMT23:40 CST8:40 AM MST10:40 AM EST11:10 AM VEN19:40 UAE10:40 AM CT-New York Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain scolded teammate Mariano Rivera before Saturday night's game, telling the star closer never to "shush" him. New York media reports said the brief rebuke occurred before the Yankees beat Kansas City 3-2. After the game, the players said the issue was between them to handle.
Analysis: Rivera was talking to reporters in the dugout about his "emotional" meeting with local fans earlier in the day, while Chamberlain was standing just outside the bench chatting with his family. At one point, Rivera told Chamberlain to lower his voice. Once Rivera's interview was done, Chamberlain told Rivera in front of reporters: "Don't ever shush me." Chamberlain then reiterated his message, saying he was serious about it.
|Mar. 16 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET18:55 ET22:55 GMT6:55 CST3:55 PM MST5:55 PM EST6:25 PM VEN2:55 UAE (+1)4:55 PM CT-Rivera struggled with his control during his third appearance in spring training
Analysis: Rivera is coming back after knee surgery last year so it's hard to know what to expect from him in 2013.
|Mar. 7 11:44 AM PT12:44 PM MT1:44 PM CT2:44 PM ET14:44 ET19:44 GMT3:44 CST12:44 PM MST2:44 PM EST3:14 PM VEN23:44 UAE1:44 PM CT-A person familiar with the decision says that Rivera plans to retire after the 2013 season.
Analysis: The 43-year-old right-hander is baseball's saves leader with 608. He missed most of last season after he tore a ligament in his right knee while catching fly balls during batting practice. Rivera has returned home to Panama for a personal matter, and is expected to rejoin the team Saturday.
|Feb. 22 7:40 AM PT8:40 AM MT9:40 AM CT10:40 AM ET10:40 ET15:40 GMT23:40 CST8:40 AM MST10:40 AM EST11:10 AM VEN19:40 UAE9:40 AM CT-Rivera has thrown 18 pitches in his first simulated game since knee surgery last year.
Analysis: The 43-year old Rivera pitched one inning against Yankees' minor-league players on Thursday. He also fielded bunts and covered first base. Rivera pitched in nine games last year, his season ending when he tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee while tracking down a fly ball during batting practice in Kansas City on May 3. He had surgery on June 12.
|Feb. 16 8:07 AM PT9:07 AM MT10:07 AM CT11:07 AM ET11:07 ET16:07 GMT0:07 CST9:07 AM MST11:07 AM EST11:37 AM VEN20:07 UAE10:07 AM CT-Rivera, who had surgery last June 12 to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, had his second spring training bullpen session on Saturday.
Analysis: Rivera is expected to be ready for opening day.
|Feb. 13 10:59 AM PT11:59 AM MT12:59 PM CT1:59 PM ET13:59 ET18:59 GMT2:59 CST11:59 AM MST1:59 PM EST2:29 PM VEN22:59 UAE12:59 PM CT-Rivera says he's reached a decision on whether this will be his final season and plans to announce it before opening day. "Yes, I have," Rivera said Wednesday after the Yankees' first spring training workout for pitchers and catchers. "But again, I will tell you guys when I think it's the right moment."
Analysis: The 43-year-old reliever had surgery June 12 to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, an injury that occurred while he was shagging fly balls during batting practice in Kansas City on May 3. The right-hander expects to be ready for the regular season. He threw 25 pitches off a bullpen mound and said it felt good.
|1995||NYY||5||3||0 - 1||19||10||0||67.0||71||43||41||11||30||0||51||1.51||5.51||$51.50|
|1996||NYY||8||3||5 - 8||61||0||0||107.2||73||25||25||1||34||3||130||0.99||2.09||$214.17|
|1997||NYY||6||4||43 - 52||66||0||0||71.2||65||17||15||5||20||6||68||1.19||1.88||$241.17|
|1998||NYY||3||0||36 - 41||54||0||0||61.1||48||13||13||3||17||1||36||1.06||1.91||$174.83|
|1999||NYY||4||3||45 - 49||66||0||0||69.0||43||15||14||2||18||3||52||0.88||1.83||$231.50|
|2000||NYY||7||4||36 - 41||66||0||0||75.2||58||26||24||4||25||3||58||1.10||2.85||$211.17|
|2001||NYY||4||6||50 - 57||71||0||0||80.2||61||24||21||5||12||2||83||0.90||2.34||$276.17|
|2002||NYY||1||4||28 - 32||45||0||0||46.0||35||16||14||3||11||2||41||1.00||2.74||$139.00|
|2003||NYY||5||2||40 - 46||64||0||0||70.2||61||15||13||3||10||1||63||1.00||1.66||$230.17|
|2004||NYY||4||2||53 - 57||74||0||0||78.2||65||17||17||3||20||3||66||1.08||1.94||$264.17|
|2005||NYY||7||4||43 - 47||71||0||0||78.1||50||18||12||2||18||0||80||0.87||1.38||$276.33|
|2006||NYY||5||5||34 - 37||63||0||0||75.0||61||16||15||3||11||4||55||0.96||1.80||$206.00|
|2007||NYY||3||4||30 - 34||67||0||0||71.1||68||25||25||4||12||2||74||1.12||3.15||$185.33|
|2008||NYY||6||5||39 - 40||64||0||0||70.2||41||11||11||4||6||0||77||0.67||1.40||$260.17|
|2009||NYY||3||3||44 - 46||66||0||0||66.1||48||14||13||7||12||1||72||0.90||1.76||$242.33|
|2010||NYY||3||3||33 - 38||61||0||0||60.0||39||14||12||2||11||3||45||0.83||1.80||$182.00|
|2011||NYY||1||2||44 - 49||64||0||0||61.1||47||13||13||3||8||2||60||0.90||1.91||$217.83|
|2012||NYY||1||1||5 - 6||9||0||0||8.1||6||2||2||0||2||2||8||0.96||2.16||$30.33|
|2013||NYY||6||2||44 - 51||64||0||0||64.0||58||16||15||6||9||3||54||1.05||2.11||$231.50|
|Career||82||60||652 - 732||1115||10||0||1283.2||998||340||315||71||286||41||1173||1.00||2.21|
|1995||NYY||Total||1||0||0 - 0||3||0||0||5.1||3||0||0||0||1||1||8||0.00|
|1||0||0 - 0||3||0||0||5.1||3||0||0||0||1||1||8||0.00|
|1996||NYY||Total||1||0||0 - 0||8||0||0||14.1||10||1||1||0||5||0||10||0.63|
|0||0||0 - 0||2||0||0||4.2||0||0||0||0||1||0||1||0.00|
|LCS||1||0||0 - 0||2||0||0||4.0||6||0||0||0||1||0||5||0.00|
|WS||0||0||0 - 0||4||0||0||5.2||4||1||1||0||3||0||4||1.59|
|1997||NYY||Total||0||0||1 - 2||2||0||0||2.0||2||1||1||1||0||0||1||4.50|
|0||0||1 - 2||2||0||0||2.0||2||1||1||1||0||0||1||4.50|
|1998||NYY||Total||0||0||6 - 6||10||0||0||13.1||6||0||0||0||2||0||11||0.00|
|0||0||2 - 2||3||0||0||3.1||1||0||0||0||1||0||2||0.00|
|LCS||0||0||1 - 1||4||0||0||5.2||0||0||0||0||1||0||5||0.00|
|WS||0||0||3 - 3||3||0||0||4.1||5||0||0||0||0||0||4||0.00|
|1999||NYY||Total||2||0||6 - 6||8||0||0||12.1||9||0||0||0||1||0||9||0.00|
|0||0||2 - 2||2||0||0||3.0||1||0||0||0||0||0||3||0.00|
|LCS||1||0||2 - 2||3||0||0||4.2||5||0||0||0||0||0||3||0.00|
|WS||1||0||2 - 2||3||0||0||4.2||3||0||0||0||1||0||3||0.00|
|2000||NYY||Total||0||0||6 - 6||10||0||0||15.2||10||3||3||1||1||0||10||1.72|
|0||0||3 - 3||3||0||0||5.0||2||0||0||0||0||0||2||0.00|
|LCS||0||0||1 - 1||3||0||0||4.2||4||1||1||0||0||0||1||1.93|
|WS||0||0||2 - 2||4||0||0||6.0||4||2||2||1||1||0||7||3.00|
|2001||NYY||Total||2||1||5 - 6||11||0||0||16.0||12||4||2||0||2||1||14||1.08|
|0||0||2 - 2||3||0||0||5.0||4||1||0||0||0||0||4||0.00|
|LCS||1||0||2 - 2||4||0||0||4.2||2||1||1||0||1||0||3||1.93|
|WS||1||1||1 - 2||4||0||0||6.1||6||2||1||0||1||1||7||1.42|
|2002||NYY||Total||0||0||1 - 1||1||0||0||1.0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.00|
|0||0||1 - 1||1||0||0||1.0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.00|
|2003||NYY||Total||1||0||5 - 5||8||0||0||16.0||7||1||1||0||0||0||14||0.56|
|0||0||2 - 2||2||0||0||4.0||0||0||0||0||0||0||4||0.00|
|LCS||1||0||2 - 2||4||0||0||8.0||5||1||1||0||0||0||6||1.13|
|WS||0||0||1 - 1||2||0||0||4.0||2||0||0||0||0||0||4||0.00|
|2004||NYY||Total||1||0||2 - 5||9||0||0||12.2||8||1||1||0||2||0||8||0.71|
|1||0||0 - 1||4||0||0||5.2||2||0||0||0||0||0||2||0.00|
|LCS||0||0||2 - 4||5||0||0||7.0||6||1||1||0||2||0||6||1.29|
|2005||NYY||Total||0||0||2 - 2||2||0||0||3.0||1||1||1||0||1||0||2||3.00|
|0||0||2 - 2||2||0||0||3.0||1||1||1||0||1||0||2||3.00|
|2006||NYY||Total||0||0||0 - 0||1||0||0||1.0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.00|
|0||0||0 - 0||1||0||0||1.0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.00|
|2007||NYY||Total||0||0||0 - 0||3||0||0||4.2||2||0||0||0||1||1||6||0.00|
|0||0||0 - 0||3||0||0||4.2||2||0||0||0||1||1||6||0.00|
|2009||NYY||Total||0||0||5 - 5||12||0||0||16.0||10||1||1||0||5||1||14||0.54|
|0||0||1 - 1||3||0||0||3.2||4||0||0||0||1||0||7||0.00|
|LCS||0||0||2 - 2||5||0||0||7.0||3||1||1||0||2||1||4||1.29|
|WS||0||0||2 - 2||4||0||0||5.1||3||0||0||0||2||0||3||0.00|
|2010||NYY||Total||0||0||3 - 3||6||0||0||6.1||4||0||0||0||0||0||2||0.00|
|0||0||2 - 2||3||0||0||3.1||2||0||0||0||0||0||1||0.00|
|LCS||0||0||1 - 1||3||0||0||3.0||2||0||0||0||0||0||1||0.00|
|2011||NYY||Total||0||0||0 - 0||2||0||0||1.1||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||0.00|
|0||0||0 - 0||2||0||0||1.1||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||0.00|
|Career||8||1||42 - 47||96||0||0||141.0||86||13||11||2||21||4||110||0.70|