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Metallica Honors Yankee Mariano Rivera

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 22: Members of Metallica wait to for their cue to enter the outfield prior to the game against the San Francisco Giants during interleague play on September 22, 2013 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.The New York Yankees honored their closing pitcher Mariano Rivera in a pregame ceremony. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 22: James Hetfield of Metallica shows off his special guitar pick before they play Enter Sandman to honor pitcher Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees during the Mariano Rivera Day pregame ceremony before an interleague game against the San Francisco Giants on September 22, 2013 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 22: James Hetfield and Robert Trujillo (L) of Metallica perform Enter Sandman to honor pitcher Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees during the Mariano Rivera Day pregame ceremony during an interleague game against the San Francisco Giants on September 22, 2013 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
San Francisco Giants v New York Yankees
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With Bay Area Metal Band Metallica rocking out to “Enter Sandman” in the outfield, New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera walked out of the Yankee Stadium bullpen during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants, the guest of honor for a big-league tribute.

Before the Bronx Bombers’ game against the Giants, there was a parade of stars on hand to say an emotional farewell and thank you to Rivera — former Yankees Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams, the family of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and the heavy metal band who recorded the song that became Rivera’s anthem.

[ READ MORE: Mariano Rivera Honored At Yankee Stadium ]

(Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

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