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Rivera bobbleheads late to stadium

Updated: September 25, 2013, 2:12 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Mariano Rivera always enters late in the game. His bobblehead doll did the same thing.

The New York Yankees were forced to hand out vouchers for the giveaway honoring the career saves leader to the first 18,000 fans who arrived for Tuesday night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays because of a transportation issue.

A public address announcement in the bottom of the third inning said the bouncy figurines were now available to be picked up.

The promotion comes ...

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