President Trump and Mariano Rivera walked in to Metallica’s “Enter Sandman” at the White House today during the ceremony for Rivera’s Presidential Medal of Freedom.
President Trump said the song was for Rivera’s ability to “put the batter to sleep.”
Rivera came to America from Panama and played for the New York Yankees.
The Yankees legend is a 5 time World Champion and Major League Baseball all-time leader in Saves and Games Finished.
WATCH: President Trump and Mariano Rivera walk in to Metallica's “Enter Sandman” at the White House pic.twitter.com/pLaFFnQNaZ
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The full video of the award for the Presidential Medal of Freedom: