• My Scores
  • MLB
  • NBA
  • NHL
  • NFL Draft

PHOTO: MLB honors Mariano Rivera with full-page ad

By Mike Axisa | Baseball Writer

More MLB: Scoreboard | Standings | Probable Pitchers | Sortable Stats | Odds

Now that the Yankees have been officially eliminated from postseason contention, there are only four games left in Mariano Rivera's career. He's been on a season-long farewell tour that will conclude in Houston this weekend.

Major League Baseball commissioned a full-page ad in four newspapers -- USA Today, the New York Post, the New York Daily News, and Metro New York -- that will appear in Thursday's edition to bid Rivera a fond farewell. Here's the ad:

The league also announced that Rivera leads all jersey sales in the second half. Matt Harvey, Yasiel Puig, Manny Machado and Buster Posey round out the top five.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre

mlb Video

May 5, 2015
Collin McHugh talks Astros (3:41)
May 5, 2015
Should A-Rod get his bonus?
(1:47)
May 5, 2015
MLB suspends Brook Jacoby
(1:00)
May 5, 2015
Jon Daniels to blame for Rangers?
(0:56)

Latest

Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop

Men's New Era Red Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2015 NFL Draft On-Stage 59FIFTY Fitted Hat

2015 NFL Draft Day Hats
Get your team today
Shop Now