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  1. MLB - Yankees Mariano Rivera refuses to retire after ACL injury M...

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN the Magazine, Howard Bryant writes about how Yankees reliever Mariano Rivera refuses to retire after his May 3 ACL injury. By not walking away from the game, the once-unknowable player has revealed his true self.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2012
  2. Mariano Rivera's greatest asset -- his faith

    Howard Bryant

    It's bigger than his right arm. It's more powerful than his cutter. What sets Mariano Rivera apart from teammates and opponents alike? His faith.

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2011
  3. MLB contenders, pretenders have month to get in races

    Howard Bryant

    Although there are more high-profile spots on the calendar, the next six weeks of the baseball season is by far the most intriguing. This period of discovery foreshadows the pennant finale and October glory.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2011
  4. Baseball talks about parity, but winter moves make MLB more inequ...

    Howard Bryant

    Bud Selig talks about parity, but winter moves shift the power in baseball even more firmly to the east. A salary cap or other equalizing measure would limit the ability of its biggest, most watched teams to dominate.

    Story | Conversation | December 22, 2010
  5. Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees are talking but there still ...

    Howard Bryant

    Derek Jeter in Boston? As a Dodger? It's a new morning for the Yankees' front office, and the sun is setting on the old shortstop. Here's why the unthinkable is suddenly possible.

    Story | Conversation | December 01, 2010
  6. New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox rivalry compelling despite recent...

    Howard Bryant

    The names and fortunes of the Yankees and Red Sox may change, but a new season renews the biggest rivalry in baseball, Howard Bryant writes.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2010
  7. Salary-cap talk will dominate Major League Baseball's offseason, ...

    Howard Bryant

    Did the Yankees buy a World Series celebration? Their money didn't hurt, but that $207 million payroll is the least of baseball's competitive-balance problems.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2009
  8. MLB playoffs: The postseason had its share of defining moments

    Howard Bryant

    While the Yankees returned to glory by winning the World Series, the inevitability of full-scale instant replay in baseball stood out as perhaps the most important aspect of the 2009 postseason.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2009
  9. MLB playoffs: World Series shift to Philadelphia slightly favors ...

    Howard Bryant

    The Phillies are in a better position than the Yankees to just barely take control with the World Series shifting to Citizens Bank Park.

    Story | Conversation | October 30, 2009
  10. No shortage of stars and subplots in Philadelphia Phillies-New Yo...

    Howard Bryant

    The New York Yankees and Philadelphia Phillies are the best teams not just in their respective leagues but also in all of baseball.

    Story | Conversation | October 26, 2009
  11. ALCS between New York Yankees and Los Angeles Angels has become a...

    Howard Bryant

    The ALCS continues, and so too will the examination of the jobs being done by managers Mike Scioscia and Joe Girardi.

    Story | Conversation | October 23, 2009
  12. New York Yankees' Mariano Rivera from time to time shows a declin...

    Howard Bryant

    Mariano Rivera is certainly showing signs of decline, but it's not making him a completely vulnerable target.

    Story | Conversation | June 12, 2009
  13. Howard Bryant: New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi under siege i...

    Howard Bryant

    The pressure to perform encircles second-year Yankees manager Joe Girardi, and the scrutiny will be as intense as ever.

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2009
  14. Mark Teixeira is next to try to measure up to Reggie Jackson on t...

    Howard Bryant

    The toughest pressure for new Yankee Mark Teixeira this season just might come from the watchful eye of the man known as Mr. October.

    Story | Conversation | March 25, 2009
  15. Consider the Yankees dynasty officially over

    Howard Bryant

    The Yankees not only lost the AL Division Series to the Indians. They also watched their aging dynasty come crumbling down for good.

    Story | Conversation | October 08, 2007
  16. Yankees counting on Clemens to save season

    Howard Bryant

    The Yankees' great dynasty is nearing its end, but Joe Torre and company aren't ready to throw in the towel yet.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2007