Mariano Rivera: 'I'm OK'

Updated: May 10, 2012, 12:34 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Mariano Rivera said Wednesday that when his agent referred to "complications" during an exam of his injured knee, he was speaking in regards to a blood clot in Rivera's right calf.

"I'm OK," Rivera said.

The 42-year-old Rivera tore the anterior cruciate ligament and damaged the meniscus in his right knee last Thursday at Kansas City when he stumbled and fell while shagging a fly ball during batting practice. He likely will miss the rest of the season.

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