Closer To Retire

Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees throws out the first pitch prior to Game Three of the American League Division Series against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium. (Getty Images/Elsa)

Yankees Closer Rivera Plans To Retire At Season’s End

Saying he made the decision before arriving at spring training, Mariano Rivera announced Saturday that he will retire at the end of the season and hopes to cap his record-setting career by winning another World Series with the New York Yankees.

97.1 The Ticket–03/09/2013