Originally posted on Lady At The Bat  |  Last updated 5/1/13
April was a good month for Mariano Rivera and, by extension, the New York Yankees. Rivera set a personal record for saves in the month with nine. He added to that total last night as the team closed out the month with their 16th win of the season. In honor of his 10 saves, let's look back at the 10 biggest Yankee highlights for April 2013 (in no particular order):10- Four April wins for CC Sabathia, the first time he has accomplished this in his career. 9- Travis Hafner's month: A .318 average, six home runs and 17 RBIs. 8- Derek Jeter's vow to return, ending speculation that he was about to announce he would not. 7- Vernon Wells' month: A .300 average, six home runs and 13 RBIs. 6- Hiroki Kuroda's career-best four-game winning streak. 5- Vidal Nuno's Major League debut: three scoreless innings, no walks, two strikeouts. 4- Lyle Overbay's non-Teixeira-like start: A .241 average, four home runs and 12 RBIs. 3- Eduardo Nunez's three errors which, for him, is like going error-less. 2- ...
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