...gone. Amazing to think there are people out there that can vote who have never known a Yankees side without one of Derek Jeter, Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada or Mariano Rivera.
...exit sandman. Number 42, the greatest of all time, Mariano Rivera, is bowing out at the end of the 2013 season.
...and thanks for the memories. Well that's 50% of the Core Four gone as Jorge Posada officially joins Andy Pettitte in retirement. Does his numbers stack up to greatness?
...in Mo we trust. Mariano Rivera breaks the regular season record for saves in the Yankees victory over the Twins.
...what more needs to be said. Mariano Rivera get's his 600th save in the New York Yankees 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners.
...Curse. As Mariano Rivera induced Victorino to ground out to Cano for the final out of the 2009 World Series the Yankees had won and finally ended the Toxic Curse.
...exit batter...The greatest closer in the game of baseball - Mariano Rivera - notched his 500th save while also getting his first RBI.