Tagged: ‘Mark Teixeira’

Christian Vazquez’s Go-Ahead Home Run Lifts Red Sox to 8-7 Win, Sweep Over Yankees
May 2nd, 2016 at 12:25 AM
Well the good news is the New York Yankees were able to find their offense on a rainy Sunday night at Fenway Park against the Boston Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** The bad news was that the Red Sox had answers for the Yankees all night and what was supposed to be a game...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi: I’d Ban Shifts If I were MLB Commissioner
April 27th, 2016 at 1:13 PM
Not too long ago, the Tampa Bay Rays started the trend of extreme shifting on pull hitters; something they used on a guy like Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz and it worked. Then, they started using it on other hitters of opposing teams. ***PHOTO1*** Before you knew it, all teams...

Nathan Eovaldi Takes No Hitter into 7th Inning, Yankees Defeat Rangers 3-1
April 25th, 2016 at 11:36 PM
Heading into Monday night, Nathan Eovaldi just needed to pitch a decent game for the New York Yankees. He had lost two previous starts and his ERA was into the six range, so his latest start against the Texas Rangers was a crucial one for him to get some confidence...

New York Yankees’ Brian Cashman: Nick Swisher Can Still Hit, Play First Base
April 12th, 2016 at 3:58 PM
While some scouts think that Nick Swisher's legs are gone and he can no longer be a productive baseball player, others still think very highly of him. ***PHOTO1*** The guy who is going to sign Swisher to a minor league deal to return to the New York Yankees for a second tenure,...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Listed as Possible David Ortiz Replacement for Boston Red Sox in 2017
April 11th, 2016 at 12:44 PM
Before Mark Teixeira signed with the New York Yankees just a few days before Christmas in 2008, he was deep into negotiations with the Boston Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** Boston wanted him to play first base and it seemed like a deal might get done, but then negotiations fell apart and Teixeira ended...