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Mark Teixeira Expects to Play at Least 150 Games for New York Yankees in 2014
February 16th, 2014 at 10:05 PM
One of the many reasons why the New York Yankees had such a miserable 2013 season and missed the playoffs for the first time since 2008 was the near-season absence of Mark Teixeira. The All Star first basemen was active for all of 15 games due to a wrist injury that...

What to Make of New York Yankees Infield for 2014
January 25th, 2014 at 3:38 PM
Entering last season the Yankees had many questions regarding the infield.  Who will play third base for Alex Rodriguez? Will Derek Jeter be healthy? Will Mark Teixeira be able to make it through the season without getting injured? Sound familiar? Fast forward to 2014, many of the same questions still exist. So...

New York Yankees 1B/3B Kevin Youkilis Still Aiming to Join Team in September
September 2nd, 2013 at 12:46 AM
In the 2013 season, Kevin Youkilis has become somewhat of a forgotten name for the New York Yankees; mostly because he's spent most of the year on the disabled list. He's played in all of 28 games for the Yankees this year and is currently on the DL recovering from back...

Minnesota Twins 1B Justin Morneau Clears Waivers, New York Yankees Pass on Claiming Slugger
August 15th, 2013 at 1:22 AM
The New York Yankees offense could always use an extra bat in the lineup, especially one that could provide a power surge like Justin Morneau of the Minnesota Twins could provide. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday, the Twins placed Morneau on waivers, in which teams had 48 hours to put in a claim on...

Report: Chicago Cubs’ Alfonso Soriano on Plane Headed to New York, Trade to New York Yankees Still Awaiting Approval
July 26th, 2013 at 2:13 AM
The deal that will send Alfonso Soriano from the Chicago Cubs to the New York Yankees has been viewed as 99 percent done. The latest news might shove the other remaining one percent over. ***PHOTO1*** Paul Sullivan of the Chicago Tribune has reported that the 37-year-old outfielder is currently on a red-eye...

Report: New York Yankees Interested in Milwaukee Brewers 3B Aramis Ramirez
July 19th, 2013 at 4:02 PM
The New York Yankees are quietly starting to formulate a game plan to improve their offense and make deals for bats. One name that has caught their interest is Milwaukee Brewers third basemen Aramis Ramirez. ***PHOTO1*** Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe has reported that once Ramirez returns to the Brewers from...

Report: New York Yankees Inquired on San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley
July 18th, 2013 at 12:01 AM
With less than two weeks until the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the New York Yankees have started their search for more firepower for the second half, and for the second year in a row, they are interested in Chase Headley of the San Diego Padres. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports...

Report: New York Yankees May Look into Trade for Seattle Mariners Kendrys Morales
July 10th, 2013 at 4:32 PM
The MLB trade deadline is just three weeks away on July 31 and with the New York Yankees in a fight to stay alive in the A.L. East race, the trade rumors are beginning to swirl big time. ***PHOTO1*** The first two names who are likely out the door are pitchers Joba...

New York Yankees to Save Almost $19 Million on Mark Teixeira’s 2013 Salary
June 28th, 2013 at 6:43 PM
***PHOTO1***The bad news for the New York Yankees is that Mark Teixeira's wrist injury had forced him out for the rest of the 2013 season. The good news is that because the team had insurance on his contract, and because he only played in 15 games during the season, the team...

New York Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira to Undergo Season-Ending Wrist Surgery
June 26th, 2013 at 4:59 PM
***PHOTO1***The 2013 season is officially over for New York Yankees' first basemen Mark Teixeira, as it was announced on Wednesday that the slugger will undergo season-ending surgery on his wrist. This was the same wrist that he originally injured back in March while taking batting practice for the United States team...

Mark Teixeira’s Injured Wrist not Improving; Surgery May Be Most Likely Option
June 25th, 2013 at 1:28 AM
New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira has seen virtually no improvement in his injured right wrist since receiving a cortisone shot the week of June 15. Teixeira originally hurt his wrist getting ready for the World Baseball Classic and was diagnosed with a partial tear of the sheath tendon back in March.  After being...

New York Yankees’ Kevin Youkilis to Undergo Back Surgery, Will Miss 10-12 Weeks
June 18th, 2013 at 4:27 PM
***PHOTO1***This week has not been a kind one for the New York Yankees regarding injuries. After announcing on Tuesday that Mark Teixeira has been placed on the 15-day DL with an aggravated wrist injuries, Kevin Youkilis will undergo back surgery to repair a herniated disc, according to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com "Kevin Youkilis...

New York Yankees Place Mark Teixeira on 15-Day DL, Surgery Could Be Next
June 18th, 2013 at 2:41 PM
***PHOTO1***The New York Yankees knew it wasn't good news when Mark Teixeira had to exit in the fourth inning of their game against the Los Angeles Angels with an aggravated wrist injury. After flying back to New York to visit the team doctor, the Yankees learned there was inflammation in the...

New York Yankees Injury Report 6/18/13
June 18th, 2013 at 2:41 PM
Yesterday, during a conference call with the media, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman spoke about some of the key injured members of the team. Mark Teixeira removed himself from Saturday's game against the Anaheim Angels because he said he didn't have the snap in the wrist on is left-handed swing. Teixeira...

New York Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira Has MRI on Wrist and Shows Inflammation, No DL Stint Yet
June 16th, 2013 at 2:02 PM
In Saturday night's 6-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels, New York Yankees' first basemen Mark Teixeira left the game in the fourth inning with an aggravated wrist injury. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira flew back to New York to meet with team physician Dr. Chris Ahmad, in which had had an MRI performed on the...

New York Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira Has “Aggravated Wrist Injury”, Flies Back to Meet with Doctor
June 16th, 2013 at 2:11 AM
The New York Yankees' lineup is already short-handed to begin with in 2013 due to injuries. ***PHOTO1***They are missing Derek Jeter, who is expected back next month from his broken ankle, Curtis Granderson is out with a broken finger that he suffered last month, Alex Rodriguez has been out all season...

Brandon Moss’ 2 Home Runs Power Oakland Athletics to 5-2 Win Over New York Yankees
June 13th, 2013 at 1:17 AM
Even away from Yankee Stadium, Phil Hughes gets victimized by the home run ball. On Wednesday night, pitching in the spacious O.co Coliseum out in Oakland, he still couldn't avoid it. ***PHOTO1***In the bottom of the second inning, A's first basemen Brandon Moss drilled a Hughes fastball over the head of...

Oakland A’s Hold Off New York Yankees 9th Inning Rally, Win 6-4 Behind Bartolo Colon’s Arm
June 12th, 2013 at 1:32 AM
The New York Yankees know first hand how well Bartolo Colon can pitch. After all, he was a critical part of their 2011 playoff run.  ***PHOTO1***On Tuesday night, the former Yankee who rejuvenated his career in pinstripes mowed down their bats in the first of three games as the Oakland A's...

New York Yankees Defeat Seattle Mariners, Phil Hughes Tosses 7 Solid Innings
June 7th, 2013 at 1:08 AM
The New York Yankees kicked off their 10-game West Coast road trip with a win on Thursday night when they began their four-game series at Safeco Field with the Seattle Mariners. The Yankees defeated the Seattle Mariners 6-1 with Phil Hughes at the helm. ***PHOTO1***The game started off with Phil Hughes...

Mark Teixeira Powers New York Yankees to 4-3 Win Over Cleveland Indians
June 4th, 2013 at 10:42 PM
Since his return off the disabled list last weekend, Mark Teixeira is giving the New York Yankees lineup some extra punch that it didn't have the first two months of the season. ***PHOTO1***On Monday night, he hit a grand slam off of Cleveland Indians starter Justin Masterson. On Tuesday night, Teixeira hit...