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Mariano Rivera signs with Yanks

Updated: November 30, 2012, 6:13 PM ET
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The New York Yankees have signed closer Mariano Rivera to a one-year contract, the team announced Friday.

The deal is worth $10 million plus incentives, sources told ESPN.

Rivera, who turned 43 on Thursday, will take a pay cut from the $15 million he earned in 2012.

The Yankees had been hoping to wrap up a deal with Rivera before the winter meetings, which start Monday in Nashville, Tenn.

Rivera was limited to nine games this year after tearing the anterior cruciate ...

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