Mariano Rivera is, without a single iota of a doubt, the greatest relief pitcher in the history of the game of baseball. At 43 years of age, the New York Yankees legend announced before the 2013 season even began that this year would be his last as a ballplayer.
That would make Tuesday night’s All-Star Game his last appearance at the Midsummer Classic, but Texas closer Joe Nathan is not exactly soaking it in.
We’re not entirely sure what’s going on here, but Rivera is chatting, and Nathan looks just about bored enough to drum on his own cup.
Wait, isn’t that exactly what’s going on here?