• In fitting close, All-Star MVP hardware for Mo

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jul 17, 2013
    < p="">For his efforts Tuesday, Rivera became the seventh pitcher to receive the game's MVP Award since 1962, when Maury Wills became the first All-Star MVP Award winner. He's also recorded an All-Star record four saves. "I think you all understand that if something freaky would have happened and they scored some runs to take the lead, there possibly wouldn't have been a bottom of the ninth, so that's why I did it," he said.
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    • MLB Notebook: MVP Mo keeps on rolling

      Playing in his ninth and final All-Star Game, Yankees closer Mariano Rivera tossed a scoreless eighth inning and became the first pitcher to win the game's MVP Award since Pedro Martinez in 1999.
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