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Royals salute Mariano with video tribute

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KANSAS CITY -- On Yankees closer Mariano Rivera's last day as a player in Kansas City, the Royals gave him a video tribute on the Kauffman Stadium board prior to the game.

Hall of Famer George Brett and Royals general manager Dayton Moore presented Rivera a check from the ballclub for the pitcher's charitable foundation.

Rivera was given a standing ovation by the crowd as he returned to the visitors' dugout.

Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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