Found October 26, 2012 on NESN.com:
Mariano Rivera vowed some months ago that despite tearing his ACL, he would return to pitch again in the major leagues. Now, it appears that he's not so sure. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman spoke with ESPN.com's Andrew Marchand on Friday, and he indicated that Rivera still hasn't decided on his future. "He wasn't certain on what he is going to do," Cashman said. Rivera, who will turn 43 in November, has been working on rehabbing the knee he injured in May while fielding fly balls during batting practice. He appeared in only nine games for New York this season, with Rafael Soriano instead taking over the closer's duties. "It's a decision that I think he'll sit down with his family, evaluate where he is maybe a little bit later in this process and how he feels and how his arm feels," manager Joe Girardi speculated Wednesday at his end-of-season meeting with reporters, "to feel like you think you can com...
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