Posted March 10, 2013 by DJ Enuff in Sports

Mo Announces Retirement! [Video]

[youtube width=”625″ height=”425″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBxIHrtToPY[/youtube]

“After this year, I am retiring,” Mariano Rivera said at Saturday’s press conference.

“It’s great that he has come to peace with what he wants to do and let everyone know and he can enjoy the season,” Jeter said. “I think it’s going to be a special year for him. I am happy for him.” – nypost

“Mariano Rivera is arguably the greatest closer of all time,” Rodriguez said. “But beyond that he is a class act and a great human being. It is an honor to be his teammate and his friend.” – espn

“It’s amazing,” Mariano Rivera said of Jeter’s re-entry into games after fracturing the left ankle last October. “That’s what makes him special. He has an idea.” – nypost

At a Saturday morning press conference at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL, Yankees MLB’s greatest reliever of all-time, Mariano Rivera AKA Mo, announced that he will officially retire after this season! Derek Jeter ended up hitting the first pitch of Spring Training in the exhibition game that followed; the Atlanta Braves won 2-1! Check out Jeter and A-Rod’s comments on Mo and Mo official ann0uncement on video above!