Quick hit: Yanks draft Mariano Rivera III

With the 872nd pick of the 2014 draft, the New York Yankees selected Mariano Rivera, a junior out of Iona College in New York. Rivera is a right handed pitcher and bats righty. He is 5’11″, weighs 155 lbs and he was born October 4, 1993.

If you missed it, here is a very interesting profile of Mariano Rivera III that was published May 28 on SB Nation.

Stacey is co-Editor-in-Chief of It's About The Money, co-host of the It's About The Money, Stupid podcast and is a monthly contributor to ESPN's SweetSpot Blog. She is a former contributor at Aerys Sports and High Heat Stats. She has contributed to group projects at Baseball: Past And Present and the Hall of Stats. Her work has appeared in USA Today's Sports Weekly and most recently, she wrote four pieces for Derek Jeter: Celebrating the Yankees' Captain Clutch, a magazine printed by i5 Publishing.