Alex Rodriguez Returns From DL, Mark Teixeira Out For YankeesJust as one aging slugger gets ready to return to the New York Yankees, they're concerned about the health of another.
LISTEN: Girardi Discusses Yankees' Turnaround On WFANThe Bronx Bombers enter Wednesday's game against Toronto on a six-game winning streak, and after a dreadful start to the season have climbed to .500.
Girardi On WFAN: Yankees Players Will Brush Off Steinbrenner's CriticismSpeaking to reporters Wednesday, Steinbrenner backed Girardi and general manager Brian Cashman but blamed the players for the team's poor start.
At Fantasy Baseball Season's Quarter Pole, It's Time To Accept Patterns And TrendsMost teams in MLB have played close to 40 games at this point of the season, meaning the fantasy baseball season is one quarter over. If you've been waiting for that veteran to come around and start hitting, it's time to give up on the dream. If that pitcher still has an ERA way north of five runs per game, you may need to look elsewhere for wins and strikeouts. This is the time of the year when trends become permanent, really. Sticking too long with players headed for bad seasons only can hurt your team.
Yankees' Teixeira Questionable For Wednesday With Neck SpasmsMark Teixeira is the latest New York Yankees player to get hurt, joining Alex Rodriguez, Jacoby Ellsbury and CC Sabathia.
Constant Vigilance Is How You Win Your Fantasy Baseball LeagueWe've all heard the story from a friend how he or she simply drafted their fantasy baseball team and forgot all about it until finding out they won the league in October. Generally, that doesn't happen very often thanks to injuries, slumps and inevitable bad luck. You have to stay on top of your team's roster all summer long to win.
Teixeira's 3-Run Bomb Propels Yankees To 8-5 Win Over AstrosMark Teixeira hit a tiebreaking three-run homer with one out in the bottom of the eighth inning to rally the New York Yankees to an 8-5 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday.
Yankees' Mark Teixeira Adds To His Acting ResumeFor the second time in five years, Mark Teixeira made a cameo appearance on a cable television show.
Mark Teixeira On WFAN: Yankees Have 'Potential To Do Great Things'Mark Teixeira says he feels great and is working hard to repeat the kind of season he was having last year before he was bitten by the injury bug.
Sweeny: Despite Teixeira's Desire, Multi-Year Deal With Yankees UnlikelyMark Teixeira says he wants to play until he's 40. He probably won't get there with the Yankees.
Yankees' Teixeira Says He Wants To Play 5 More Seasons“My body feels so good. Why not play until I’m 40?” Teixeira told reporters Wednesday.
Girardi: Yankees' 2016 Goal Is A World Series Title“Our goal is to win the World Series, bottom line,” Girardi said.
Strange Territory: Yankees Set To Start Spring Training After Not Signing Any Free AgentsTheir only major additions were second baseman Starlin Castro, closer Aroldis Chapman and outfielder Aaron Hicks, all acquired in trades.
Sweeny: Yankees' 2017 Solution For First Base May Be A Familiar FaceGreg Bird’s injury affects the 2017 Yankees a lot more than it affects them in 2016.
Sweeny: Memo To Evan: You're Mistaken On Bird And Yankees, BroEvan Roberts is wrong and here’s why. And let me start by saying that lead is better than what Evan suggested to me in a text, which was “Evan Roberts is an idiot and here’s why.”