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Posted by: Patrick
Last Wednesday, an exhibition soccer match was held at Yankee Stadium between A.C. Milan and Real Madrid. Mariano Rivera was on hand for the coin toss prior to the game. Fox News Latino has a photo.
Posted by: Patrick
Pam Allen of The Business Review reports that the charity dinner held by Mariano Rivera earlier this month, in Saratoga Springs, New York, raised "six figures."

This is according to Keith Kantrowitz, the president of Racing Restaurants, which owns the establishment where the event was held. He also said that Rivera declines to reveal specific figures, not wanting to discourage smaller donors.
Posted by: Patrick
MLB.com reports that Mariano Rivera threw in the outfield on Monday. As Joe Girardi said, this does not mean that he'll be back this year. The article says that Girardi recently told the media that he was 99.9% sure that Rivera would not return this season.
Posted by: Patrick
On Friday, Mariano Rivera was on hand to present the trophy for a New York Racing Association horse race in Saratoga Springs, New York. In his honor, they named the third race of the day "The Spa Welcomes Mo!" The Spa is a nickname for the venue where the event took place, the Saratoga Race Course. Watch below.