FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2010 file photo, New York Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera delivers a pitch in Game 1 of baseball's American League Championship Series in Arlington, Texas. Rivera and the Yankees have finalized their $30 million, two-year contract on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010. The 41-year-old closer receives $15 million in each of the next two seasons, with $1.5 million each year deferred with no interest. The deferred money will be paid in $1 million annual installments starting in 2013. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

Photo by: Tony Gutierrez

FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2010 file photo, New York Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera delivers a pitch in Game 1 of baseball's American League Championship Series in Arlington, Texas. Rivera and the Yankees have finalized their $30 million, two-year contract on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010. The 41-year-old closer receives $15 million in each of the next two seasons, with $1.5 million each year deferred with no interest. The deferred money will be paid in $1 million annual installments starting in 2013. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)