July 3rd, 2013 by Aaron Hope / 3
What kind of gift do you give the guy who has everything? The kind of guy who’s earned $170MM over the course of his Hall of Fame career? For New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, the Minnesota Twins answered in tribute by building a rocking chair from just a few of the bats the GOAT reliever has broken over these past two decades. Rivera is a timeless wonder at age 43 and still going strong, and he accepted the token of appreciation in a slightly aged legend in its own right in the Nike Air Max+ 2011. Take a look at Mo’s kicks and his spectacular new seat after the jump below and let us know where he and the AM2011 rank among baseball and running shoes’ all-time greats, respectively.
Tags: Nike Air Max+ 2011