Mark Teixeira

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mark Teixeira Out With Back Strain: ‘I Just Need To Get Healthy Again’

Teixeira will be sidelined for at least three games because of a strained muscle in his back, the latest injury to slow the Yankees’ leading run producer.

07/22/2014

Mike Minor (Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 15 Starts And Sits

When can you trust your struggling studs? Twelve starts into the season, Fantasy owners still have no idea what to make of Mike Minor. After he was sidelined with an injury to open the year, Minor just hasn’t been able to recapture his old form.

07/04/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 29:  Ichiro Suzuki #31 of the New York Yankees steals second base in front of the tag of Stephen Drew #7 of the Boston Red Sox during the third inning at Yankee Stadium on June 29, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Teixeira, Beltran Homer, But Yanks Fall To Sox 8-5

David Ortiz hit his 450th homer, a colossal three-run drive, and Dustin Pedroia had three RBIs during his second consecutive three-hit game to lead the Boston Red Sox over the New York Yankees 8-5 Sunday night.

06/30/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Palladino: When MLB Teams Play Poorly, Fans Should Get Refund

Since baseball has all but abandoned the single-admission, Sunday doubleheader in favor of day-night twin bills, Teixeira’s idea is the next best thing.

06/27/2014

Ichiro Suzuki #31 of the New York Yankees catches a fly ball in the fifth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on June 25, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Teixeira, Kuroda Lead Yankees To 5-3 Victory Over Blue Jays

Mark Teixeira hit a two-run home run, Hiroki Kuroda won for the first time in four starts and the New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Wednesday night, snapping their losing streak at four games.

06/25/2014

Jose Reyes of the Toronto Blue Jays celebrates as he scores the game-winning run on a Yangervis Solarte error in the ninth inning on June 24, 2014. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Teixeira Says Fans Deserve Refund For ‘Ugly’ Game

New York manager Joe Girardi wasn’t promising any money back, but acknowledged that his team’s defense was a problem again Tuesday in Toronto.

06/25/2014

David Robertson, right, and Brian McCann celebrate the Yankees’ 3-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium on June 17, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Silverman: Despite Mediocre Play, Yankees In Position To Seize AL East

The Yankees’ have not played the kind of baseball they are capable of playing, yet they will almost certainly be in a position to breathe down the Blue Jays’ necks in a matter of days.

06/18/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Still Nursing Sore Right Wrist

Manager Joe Girardi said he was simply being “proactive” in resting Teixeira, who missed games in late May and last week because of the wrist. Teixeira is hitting just .180 in his last 15 games.

06/09/2014

Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran gets set to hit against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on May 4, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Beltran Gets Through Spring Game OK, Inches Closer To Return To Yankees

It was probably the best 0-for-3 in Carlos Beltran’s career. The veteran outfielder grounded out three times in an extended spring training game against the Phillies on Monday, but reported no issues with his injured right elbow.

06/02/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Palladino: Teixeira Absence Troubling For Yankees’ Big Picture

When right, few are better than Mark Teixeira. Problem is, Tex isn’t right. In fact, the words coming out of his mouth this weekend were downright ominous.

06/02/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Ailing Teixeira Hopes To Return To Yankees’ Lineup Friday

Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira was out of the lineup for a third straight day Wednesday because of soreness in his surgically repaired right wrist.

05/29/2014

Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees bats against The Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on May 25, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The Yankees defeated the White Sox 7-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joe Girardi: ‘I Don’t Think Tex Is Going To Be Out Long’

“I think it’s just something he’s going to go through for a while,” Girardi said. “He said there was some improvement but it’s not exactly what we want, so we’ll wait and see.”

05/28/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 18: Kelly Johnson #33 of the New York Yankees steals second base and advances to third after Clint Barmes #12 of the Pittsburgh Pirates lost the ball during their game at Yankee Stadium on May 18, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yanks Fall To Pirates 5-3, Split Sunday Doubleheader

Josh Harrison homered in the seventh inning to make up for a baserunning blunder and made a diving catch in left field to help preserve the Pittsburgh Pirates’ first win in the Bronx in 54 years, 5-3 over the New York Yankees on Sunday for a doubleheader split.

05/18/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 18: Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees drives in two runs with a single in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during their game at Yankee Stadium on May 18, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Teixeira, Yanks Take Game 1 Of Doubleheader From Pittsburgh, 4-3

Mark Teixeira hit a two-run single, Brett Gardner added an RBI double and the New York Yankees held on for a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday in the opener of a single-admission doubleheader.

05/18/2014

Yankees left-hander Vidal Nuno (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images); Mets right-hander  Zack Wheeler (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Mets With Momentum, Yankees A Total Mess Heading Into Game 2

The New York Mets surprisingly slugged their way to their longest winning streak over the New York Yankees.

05/13/2014

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