Yankees players draw chalk outline in Rivera's return to K.C.

By Matt Snyder | Baseball Writer

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Exactly one year and one week ago Friday, Yankees closer Mariano Rivera tore his ACL in Kansas City's Kauffman Stadium while shagging balls in batting practice.

Friday night, the Yankees open a series against the Royals in that very stadium. And some Yankees players had a bit of fun with it (click on the photo to enlarge):

Not surprisingly, the unflappable Rivera was barely fazed.

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