Category: ‘Game Previews’

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Finishes Rehab at Class-AAA Scranton Going 0-for-4, Set to Return on Saturday
June 24th, 2016 at 9:43 AM
While the New York Yankees were off on Thursday night, their starting first baseman in Mark Teixeira finished up his rehab outing at Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre against Class-AAA Toledo. ***PHOTO1*** It wasn't the best outing for Teixeira in the three games and in his last game for the RailRiders, Teixeira didn't get a...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Goes 1-for-2, Walk, on Wednesday for Class-AAA Scranton
June 22nd, 2016 at 11:55 PM
On Tuesday night, Mark Teixeira played his first baseball game in about three weeks in his efforts to getting back on the field for the New York Yankees; he went 0-for-3 with an RBI for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday night, Teixeira played in his second rehab game for the RailRIders...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Goes 0-for-3, RBI on Tuesday Night for Class-AAA Scranton
June 21st, 2016 at 11:57 PM
With Mark Teixeira set to return to the New York Yankees on Saturday, he played his first baseball game in almost three weeks on Tuesday night as part of a three-game rehab assignment for the Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. ***PHOTO1*** The 36-year-old has been out since early June with torn knee cartilage and...

Yankees’ Nick Swisher, Who Had June 15 Opt Out, Remains on Team Hoping for Bronx Return
June 20th, 2016 at 4:22 PM
Last week, Nick Swisher could have bolted from the New York Yankees for the second time in his career, but chose to stick around for now. ***PHOTO1*** When Swisher signed his minor league contract with the Yankees back in April, he had an opt out clause put in the deal, one that...

Mark Teixeira to Play Three Rehab Games for Class-AAA Scranton, Rejoin Yankees on June 25
June 20th, 2016 at 6:58 AM
Mark Teixeira had a game plan last week that envisioned him playing at least two rehab games to get himself back into shape and ready to play for the New York Yankees on June 24. He was pretty close to sticking to that plan. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira, who has been on the disabled...