A dramatic full-color 16a€� x 20a€� photo of Mariano Rivera Entering the Game€�, hand signed by Rivera and famed sports photographer Anthony Causi. Signatures have been authenticated by Steiner Sports. Mariano Rivera played 19 Major League seasons for the New York Yankees, from 1995 to 2013. He spent most of his career as a relief pitcher and served as the Yankees' closer for 17 seasons. A thirteen-time All-Star and five-time World Series champion, he is MLB's career leader in saves (652) and games finished (952). Riveras records include posting an ERA under 2.00 in eleven seasons. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame this year, his first year of eligibility. He is the first player ever to be elected unanimously.