Mark Teixeira RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Yankees have thought about cutting A-Rod and Mark Teixeira

    CBS Sports "The expectation with the Yankees, who are now five back in the Wild Card (and six back in the division), is that they'll still trade Aroldis Chapman and perhaps a few others by the deadline. But those might not be the most drastic moves made in New York over the coming weeks. According to Jon..." July 21

  • Yankees designate Ike Davis for assignment to clear space for Mark Teixeira

    New York Daily News "To make room for the returning Mark Teixeira, the Yankees designated first baseman Ike Davis for assignment on Saturday. The Yankees signed Davis to a major-league contract on June 13, and he went 3-for-14 with an RBI, a walk and two runs in eight appearances. The move didn’t surprise Davis,..." June 26

  • Yankees' lineup for Saturday vs. Twins; Mark Teixeira off DL, dropped in lineup

    Newark Star-Ledger "Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is off the disabled list and in the lineup for Saturday's 1:05 p.m. against the Minnesota Twins. However, after beginning the season hitting just .180 in 48 games for the Yankees and going 1-for-9 this week in three Triple-A rehab games, the switch-hitter..." June 25

  • Mark Teixeira (knee injury) may be close to return to Yankees' lineup

    ESPN "It appears that veteran first baseman Mark Teixeira is getting closer to a return to the New York Yankees' lineup after a right knee injury has kept him out for the last two weeks. Manager Joe Girardi confirmed on Sunday afternoon that Teixeira is on track for a rehab assignment, most likely in..." June 19

  • Yankees' Mark Teixeira won't have surgery on knee for now

    ESPN "Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira will not have surgery to repair the torn cartilage in his right knee, though he may ultimately need it. The club is hoping that by pursuing a course of treatment and rehab, he could return in three weeks. Teixeira felt his knee lock up Friday in Baltimore and..." June 07

  • Teixeira taken to hospital for MRI after leaving game

    The Score "The New York Yankees may have lost another piece of their lineup to injury Friday when first baseman Mark Teixeira was forced to leave a game against the Baltimore Orioles. Teixeira was taken to hospital for an MRI after leaving the contest with discomfort in his right knee. The 36-year-old..." June 04

  • Cashman: Teixeira's year 'probably done' if he needs surgery

    The Score "The New York Yankees are going to try everything to bring first baseman Mark Teixeira back this season, but it may not be enough. If Teixeira, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with torn articular cartilage in his right knee, doesn't respond to rest, Cashman says potentially..." June 04

  • Teixeira placed on DL with torn knee cartilage

    The Score "The sick ward in the Bronx just keeps on growing. The New York Yankees announced Saturday that first baseman Mark Teixeira has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right knee articular cartilage tear. Teixeira left Friday's game against Baltimore in the third inning and was taken..." June 04

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    Bryan Hoch @BryanHoch

    Mark Teixeira: "I'd love to play until I'm 40." Says he feels great now, can DH the last few years of his career.

  • Could Mark Teixeira be a Yankee for life?

    ESPN "Mark Teixeira has not been able to play a full season in five years, and his next birthday, on April 11, will be No. 36. But he did have a good season in 2015 before it ended abruptly in August due to a broken leg suffered when he fouled the ball off his own shin. At the time, Teixeira was leading..." February 24

  • Could Yankees' Mark Teixeira be around in 2017? Maybe now

    Newark Star-Ledger "The proposition, of course, stems from the fact that Yankees' 23-year-old backup first baseman Greg Bird will miss the entire 2016 season because of shoulder surgery he had performed on Tuesday to repair a torn labrum. The problem with Bird's injury isn't so much that he can't play in the Bronx..." February 03