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Mariano Rivera Wins 2013 All-Star Game MVP: Video

July 17th, 2013 at 3:24 PM
By Cody Fields

He may play for the New York Yankees, but Mariano Rivera will retire at the end of this season as the game's all-time best closer. Rivera was recognized as such with the All-Star Game MVP award Tuesday night at Citi Field.

Rivera worked a perfect eighth inning in a set up role for Texas Rangers reliever Joe Nathan.

The 43-year-old Rivera has 30 saves and a 1.83 ERA this season. He has a record 683 career saves.

Tags: All-Star Game, Atlanta, Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Mariano Rivera, MLB, New York Yankees

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