Mark Teixeira

Ivan Nova (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Nova To Return From Tommy John Surgery On Wednesday

Manager Joe Girardi said Ivan Nova was ready to return to the Yankees despite a rough final rehabilitation outing for the right-hander, who is 40-22 in five big league seasons.


Yankees third baseman Chase Headley makes a diving stop against the Mariners during the third inning at Safeco Field in Seattle on June 3, 2015. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Tanaka Simply Brilliant In Return As Yankees Complete Sweep Of Mariners

Masahiro Tanaka gave up one run over seven innings in his return from the disabled list and the New York Yankees completed a three-game sweep of Seattle Mariners with a 3-1 victory Wednesday.


Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees is congratulated by Alex Rodriguez #13 after hitting a grand slam against the Seattle Mariners in the fifth inning at Safeco Field on June 1, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Teixeira Grand Slam Caps Yankees’ Outburst Against King Felix

The overwhelming feeling from Mark Teixeira and his New York teammates was to savor what happened on Monday night.


NEW YORK, NY - MAY 26:  Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees hits a 2RBI triple in the fifth inning as Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals defends on May 26, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Teixeira Drives In 4 As Yankees Beat Royals

Mark Teixeira homered and drove in four runs, Adam Warren pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Tuesday night.


Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda, right, speaks with catcher Brian McCann after giving up a three-run home run to the Rangers’ Prince Fielder during the third inning at Yankee Stadium on May 22, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees Rally, But Rangers’ 7-Run Third Against Pineda Too Much To Overcome

Prince Fielder launched two long homers, drove in four runs and helped the Texas Rangers hold off the New York Yankees 10-9 Friday night for their third straight win.


TORONTO, CANADA - MAY 5: Andrew Miller #48 of the New York Yankees celebrates their victory with Brian McCann #34 during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on May 5, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Teixeira Goes Yard, Pineda Sharp As Yankees Beat Blue Jays

Mark Teixeira hit a two-run homer, Michael Pineda matched his career high with eight shutout innings and the New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-3 on Tuesday night.


DETROIT, MI - APRIL 22:  Chase Headley #12 of the New York Yankees celebrates after scoring against the Detroit Tigers on a double by Gregorio Petit during the first inning at Comerica Park on April 22, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Yankees Slam Price En Route To Rout Over Tigers

The New York Yankees scored six runs off David Price in the first inning amid swirling snow flurries, and Mark Teixeira added a three-run homer in the seventh to cap a 13-4 rout of the Detroit Tigers.


The Yankees’ Brian McCann reacts after getting hit by a pitch in the 8th inning against the Toronto Blue Jays on April 8, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cashman On WFAN: Yankees Will Remain A Work In Progress For A While

Sure, it’s only been three games, but there’s no denying the fact that the Yankees look very much like their mediocre-at-best selves from last season.


Stephen Drew #14 of the New York Yankees misses a hit by Jose Reyes of the Toronto Blue Jays in the fifth inning on April 8, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Bronx Bombers Are About To Bomb For The Third Straight Season

The Bronx Bombers are about to bomb, for the third straight season. No tweet or Twitter troll can change that truth.


A-Rod (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Didi Gregorius  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Dellin Betances (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), Mark Teixeira  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sweeny: 15 Thoughts As Yankees Open 2015

The bullpen is the Yankees’ biggest strength. It’s also the team’s biggest question mark — at least it is for me.


The New York Yankees take batting practice before taking on the Toronto Blue Jays on Opening Day on April 6, 2015 at Yankee Stadium.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Opening Day: Yankees, With A-Rod Back In Tow, Begin New Era In Bronx

Derek Jeter is history, Alex Rodriguez is back and a new era started for the Yankees on Monday with Masahiro Tanaka’s first pitch against the Blue Jays.


Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius fields a line drive off the bat of James Loney of the Tampa Bay Rays during the fourth inning of a spring training game on March 9, 2015 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yankees Shortstop Didi Gregorius Still Sidelined By Sprained Left Wrist

Gregorius, hurt diving for a grounder in Saturday’s game against Baltimore, is listed on the travel roster for a split-squad game Thursday with Detroit.


Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Palladino: ‘Black-Sheep’ A-Rod’s Versatility Could Change Yanks’ Opinions

Judging by recent events, the Yanks may have to come to the understanding that their $22 million PED albatross may provide more of a boost than they ever thought possible.


Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees in action against the Cleveland Indians during their game at Yankee Stadium on August 10, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Teixeira Hit On Leg By Pitch, Says He’s Fine

After he returned to Steinbrenner Field from the minor league complex, Teixeira said he was “fine.” He said no tests were planned.


Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) and Michael Pineda (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Season Preview: Jeter’s Gone, A-Rod’s Back And Yanks Hope To Return To Postseason

Jeter left behind a team in transition, that failed to make the playoffs in consecutive years for the first time in a generation and is beset with an older core coming off injuries.