Originally written on Players View  |  Last updated 11/18/14

Mariano Rivera can attest to the fact that Boston Red Sox fans are a testy bunch. 

The especially have not ounce of love for anyone that is affiliated with the Yankees. What they do have to offer is a lot of respect for the game of baseball.

The 43-year-old Rivera is using the current season as his pre-retirement victory lap.

As he trotted onto the mound to closeout yet another game in Fenway Park, Red Sox fans rose to their feet to salute the greatest closer of our era and perhaps all-time.

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