Source: Yankees, Mariano Rivera agree

Updated: April 7, 2011, 1:59 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Mariano Rivera is going to be the Yankees' closer for two more years, according to a baseball official with knowledge of negotiations between the team and the player's agent.

On Thursday night the Yankees and Rivera's agent, Fern Cuza, were putting the finishing touches on a contract that will be for about $30 million.

"There are a lot of steps in the process, from agreeing to something in principle to getting the physical done," Yankees general manager Brian ...

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