Mariano Rivera is arguably the greatest closing pitcher to ever play the game of baseball. On September 19, 2011, Mariano Rivera became the all time saves leader in Major League Baseball history, recording his 602nd career save, passing Trevor Hoffman for sole possession of first place. Rivera has led the majors 3 times in saves in 1999 (45) 2001 (50) and 2004 (53). Rivera has recorded at least 30 saves in every season since 1997. Rivera is a five time World Series Champion and was awarded the 1999 WS MVP award and the 2003 ALCS MVP award. Commemorate one of the greatest closers of all-time with this Mariano Rivera Autographed 16x20 photo of Mariano throwing the final pitch at the old Yankee Stadium. This item comes complete with a Steiner Sports Certificate of Authenticity.