He is the undisputed, undefeated heavyweight king of the hill. He is the great Mariano Rivera. The New York Yankees Nation salutes Mr. Mariano Rivera on becoming the all time closer in baseball by reaching save number 602. Way to go MO. Sometimes standing alone is a good thing. Yesterday Mariano Rivera stood alone on the baseball mound of immortality as Yankee Nation cheered their hero on reaching 602 saves.
Rivera has 42 saves in the post season. Awesome indeed. Mariano Rivera is as consistent as they come. Then on top of that he is amongst men, most humble. Hoffman has 601 saves. Mariano is the greatest closer ever. Yankee Nation salutes you, MO. It doesn’t matter if you are not part of Yankee Nation, every knee must bow and every tongue must confess that Mariano Rivera is the greatest ever.