Mariano Rivera Bids Goodbye To Yankee Stadium

Mariano Rivera bids goodbye to Yankee Stadium

Mariano Rivera, baseball’s most acclaimed relief pitcher, made his final appearance at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night.

Rivera retired all four batters he faced in the 4-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays.

The all-time saves leader sobbed as he received a four-minute standing ovation from the audience after the game.

Photo: Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees salutes the fans after he is pulled from the game in the ninth inning. (Getty Images)