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Mark Teixeira having most fun in final year — and he’s not playing
While the Yankees have made an unexpected run into the playoff chase, Mark Teixeira hasn’t had a hit in September in the final season of his career. Though the first baseman is going through the worst full season he’s ever had, Teixeira insisted it’s not bittersweet. “I’m actually enjoying it more,” Teixeira said before Thursday’s...
20 points by New York Post | First baseman New York Yankees Baseball statistics Mark Teixeira English-language films 2009 Major League Baseball season 2009 World Series Texas Rangers
Sizzling Yankees move within 1 game of Tigers
Austin belts walk-off homer        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Joe Girardi New York Yankees American League Major League Baseball International League Mark Teixeira New York Mets 2009 Major League Baseball season
Sizzling Yankees move with 1 game of Tigers
Austin belts walk-off homer        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Joe Girardi New York Yankees American League Major League Baseball International League Mark Teixeira New York Mets 2009 Major League Baseball season
Tyler Austin gives himself the best 25th birthday present
A little more than an hour remained in Tyler Austin’s birthday and the newly turned 25-year-old was making one final birthday wish as Brett Gardner chased Justin Smoak’s shot to deep left field at Yankee Stadium: “Please catch it,” Austin recalled thinking. “Please catch it.” Gardner jumped and barely held on to the ball, giving...
10 points by New York Post | New York Yankees Joe Girardi Baseball statistics Mark Teixeira 2009 Major League Baseball season Yankee Stadium 2009 World Series Yankee Stadium
Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera getting daily treatment on back
Will Miguel Cabrera be ready for Detroit Tigers Opening Day on April 3? 'I don’t know,' he said.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Tigers First baseman Florida Marlins Jim Leyland Debut albums Miguel Cabrera Atlanta Braves Mark Teixeira
The radical, dice-rolling bent of Yankees’ new lineup
Say you were tasked with writing a manual on how to build a Yankees champion based on the previous 27. Wouldn’t the very first chapter revolve around finding lefty power – and plenty of it? In 2017 and for the near future – unless your pinstriped watch is set to Bryce Harper time – the...
46 points by New York Post | New York Yankees Mark Teixeira 2009 World Series Carlos Beltrán 2009 Major League Baseball season Boston Red Sox Alfonso Soriano George Steinbrenner
John Kruk: The worst part about working for ESPN
Mark Teixeira, be warned. Former major-league slugger and ESPN baseball analyst John Kruk, who was introduced in a press conference Tuesday for his new role as a member of the Phillies broadcast team, said he had one particular, ever-present annoyance in his 12 years working for the Worldwide Leader. “If I say this I’m going to get...
31 points by New York Post | 2009 World Series Major League Baseball Citizens Bank Park First baseman Mark Teixeira Ryan Howard Philadelphia Phillies Atlanta Braves
Mark Teixeira’s next step will be on your TV
Mark Teixeira will face a new kind of spotlight this season. The former Yankees first baseman, who retired at the conclusion of the 2016 season, has joined ESPN as a studio analyst, the network announced Tuesday. “I couldn’t be more excited to begin this next chapter of my baseball career with ESPN,” Teixeira said in...
24 points by New York Post | 2009 World Series New York Yankees First baseman Major League Baseball CC Sabathia Mark Teixeira World Series Texas Rangers
Slugger Chris Carter, Yankees agree to terms on one-year, $3.5 million deal
Carter hit a career-high 41 home runs with Milwaukee in 2016.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | Baseball Designated hitter Baseball statistics Major League Baseball Base on balls Mark Teixeira Fielder's choice National League
Mark Teixeira joins ESPN as baseball analyst
BRISTOL, Conn. — Mark Teixeira will work as an ESPN analyst following his retirement as a player.ESPN said Tuesday it had reached a multiyear agreement with the three-time All-Star first baseman. Teixeira will appear on baseball studio coverage, anchor show "SportsCenter" and ESPN radio.The 36-year-old Teixeira hit 409 home runs for Texas (2003-07), Atlanta (2007-08), the Los Angeles Angels (2008) and the New York Yankees (2009-16).
-2 points by Boston Herald | Major League Baseball New York Yankees National Hockey League Mark Teixeira Babe Ruth Atlanta Braves New York City Texas Rangers
Mark Teixeira joins ESPN as baseball analyst following his retirement
Mark Teixeira will work as an ESPN analyst following his retirement as a player.
7 points by The Denver Post | Major League Baseball New York Yankees National Hockey League Mark Teixeira Babe Ruth Atlanta Braves New York City Texas Rangers
Mark Teixeira reportedly joining ESPN as analyst
Four months after hanging up his cleats, Mark Teixeira is picking up a microphone as an ESPN analyst, according to a NY Times report.
225 points by Daily News | Atlanta Braves Major League Baseball New York Yankees World Series Major League Baseball Most Valuable Player Award Babe Ruth Mark Teixeira 2009 World Series
Rays pitch to Sanchez, blow late lead in 5-3 loss to Yankees
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Rays found out the hard way that Gary Sanchez is no ordinary rookie.Sanchez hit his 17th homer in 42 games this season, a three-run shot off Brad Boxberger in a four-run seventh inning that sent the New York Yankees past the Rays 5-3 on Tuesday night."He did a good job on a first-pitch slider from me," Boxberger said. "It's probably not on the scouting report too much, so to be able to do what he did is pretty impressive."
-1 points by Boston Herald | Baseball Major League Baseball New York Yankees Baseball statistics 2009 Major League Baseball season Mark Teixeira Tampa Bay Rays 2008 Major League Baseball season
Mark Teixeira rediscovers star power for one special night
Mark Teixeira knows how to hit a home run. That comes with skill and accumulated knowledge from years of sizing up pitchers and their patterns and their stuff. It’s just that most days now, Teixeira cannot hit a homer. His mind is fertile. His body is decaying. Even he concedes: “My bat is a little...
37 points by New York Post | New York Yankees Walk-off home run Atlanta Braves Alex Rodriguez Mark Teixeira 2009 World Series 2009 Major League Baseball season Texas Rangers