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Mariano Rivera was dominant with just one pitch

Mariano Rivera was dominant with just one pitch

CNNSI.com Updated Mar 9, 2013
All it took was one pitch to make Mariano Rivera the greatest relief pitcher ever. As Joe Lemire explains, even when hitters knew that cutter was coming, they couldn't hit it.
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  • Den Dekker Comes Up With Another Highlight in Center

    Den Dekker Comes Up With Another Highlight in Center

    nytimes.com Mar 9, 2013
    A Mets prospect already known for his defensive prowess takes an extra-base hit away with a sliding catch on the warning track.
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  • Santana Misses Workout, but Mets Play It Down

    Santana Misses Workout, but Mets Play It Down

    nytimes.com Mar 9, 2013
    The team's highest-paid player has yet to appear in a spring training game this year.
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  • Jennings leaves game with mild ankle sprain

    Jennings leaves game with mild ankle sprain

    MLB.com Mar 9, 2013
    Desmond Jennings left Saturday's game against the Phillies due to a mild sprain of his left ankle. Jennings singled to left in the top of the third and went to second on left fielder Domonic Brown's error. He injured his ankle while pulling into second.
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  • Mariano, Jeter make successful spring debuts

    Mariano, Jeter make successful spring debuts

    MLB.com Mar 9, 2013
    Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera made their Spring Training debuts on Saturday, but the Yankees fell, 2-1, to the Braves. Coming back from offseason surgery on his left ankle, Jeter went 1-for-2 with a sharp single to left field as the Yankees' designated…
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  • No Show: Team USA couldn't get anything going against Mexi……

    No Show: Team USA couldn't get anything going against Mexi…

    CNNSI.com Mar 9, 2013
    Team USA couldn't get anything going against Mexico on Friday. It's the kind of performance that's become all too common for the Americans at the WBC, writes Tom Verducci.
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  • Video - Wright's Grand Slam Lifts USA To Victory 00:48

    Wright's Grand Slam Lifts USA To Victory

    Mar 9
    David Wright hit a fifth-inning grand slam to lead the USA past Italy 6-2.