If this is the end for Mariano Rivera, even Yankee-haters will admit, this is not the way we wanted to see him go out. Mariano Rivera, despite spending his entire career for the most hated organization in sports, was probably one of the more likable guys in baseball. He was also remarkably dependable, never really having a down year, and remarkably healthy. For it to end like this, in a Vince Coleman-esque pre-game injury, victim to the Kauffman Stadium warning track, just doesn't seem right.
Still took a better route on the ball than Dyson.
Four knee-wrenching questions:
1. Who on the Royals do you think you most likely get along with?
2. What actor or actress do you think should have been a star but just could not find the right parts for their talents?
3. What is your worst sports injury?
4. What was the most devastating injury in Royals history?