Mariano Rivera Makes a Glove


by Brandon Steiner October 16, 2012 0 Comments

 

 

Mariano Rivera Makes a Glove out of cardboard.

I’ve been lucky enough to sit down and talk with so many of my heroes. But this conversation with Mariano Rivera, which took place several years ago at his home, might be my all-time favorite. It’s hard to top: one of the greatest pitchers in history tells you how, growing up in Panama, he used to make his baseball glove out of cardboard - and then he shows you how he did it.




Brandon Steiner
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Brandon Steiner is the founder and chairman of Steiner Sports Marketing and Memorabilia, the largest company of its kind in America. Considered a sports marketing guru, Brandon is a permanent fixture in the media as a regular on ESPN NY Radio 98.7 FM and as host of "The Hook-Up with Brandon Steiner" on YES Network. He has appeared frequently on CNBC, CNN, MSNBC, ESPN, and in newspapers including the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. The author of The Business Playbook: Leadership Lessons from the World of Sports and You Gotta Have Balls: How a Kid from Brooklyn Started From Scratch, Bought Yankee Stadium, and Created a Sports Empire, Brandon lives in Scarsdale, New York, with his wife, Mara and children Crosby and Nicole.




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