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Mariano Rivera hits 30 saves again

Updated: July 13, 2013, 3:29 AM ET
By Matt Ehalt | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Mariano Rivera owns another record.

The Yankees closer now has the most 30-save seasons in baseball history with 15 after recording the save in Friday's 2-0 win over the Twins. Rivera passed Trevor Hoffman to set the new mark.

"Don't get me wrong, don't believe that I don't appreciate it -- I do appreciate that. At the same time, I'm a team player," Rivera said. "Those things -- I hate to talk about myself and those stats. The most important thing is we won. Thirty saves, ...

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