Yankees’ Rivera To Be Honored Before Game 2

Source: Bryan Kilpatrick, SB Nation

Recently retired New York Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera will receive the Commissioner’s Historic Achievement Award before Game 2 of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday, Major League Baseball announced.

Bud Selig will present the award to Rivera at a press conference scheduled for 7 p.m. ET. Rivera, who will be accompanied by his wife and two children, per MLB’s press release, will then be honored on the field as part of the pregame ceremonies.

Yankees' Rivera To Be Honored Before Game 2 by

Tags: