2. The Fenway fans, and Rivera’s fellow players, seem to appreciate him as much for his humble/respectful demeanor as for his Hall of Fame achievements.
3. We can’t all have Mariano’s talent…but perhaps we can learn from him that, sometimes, the act of “not being a total jackass” pays off. If simply acting like a normal, decent human being can win a Fenway ovation for a Yankee, what can’t it accomplish?
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- Chris Froome has won the Tour de France. He's the first Brit to win the cycling race three times 🚴