Mariano Rivera throws out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium
Mariano Rivera must have been a good luck charm for the Yankees on Wednesday. The all-time great closer has been injured all year long, but was healthy enough to throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium before Game 3 of the ALDS.
With some late-inning heroics by Raul Ibanez, maybe the Yanks should ask Rivera to throw out the first pitch before every game.
-Jeremy Moses / MLB.com