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Mark Teixeira wins AL Player of the Week

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Just a quick note: Major League Baseball has announced Yankees first basemen Mark Teixeira has won the American League Player of the Week Award. Teixeira hit .333 with five home runs and 10 RBI's in his last seven games. This is the first time Teixeira has won AL Player of the Week since 2010.

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Mark Teixeira gets off to a hot start–in April

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It's no secret Mark Teixeira tends to have trouble adjusting during the month of April. So when Teixeira came out swinging to begin the season, it took some by surprise, especially when Teixeira hit seven home runs in April for the first time in his career. “I’m very thankful for the health, and it is what ...

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Eovaldi dominates as Yankees defeat Tigers 5-2

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Just one night after CC Sabathia pitched a complete game and ultimately lost, Nathan Eovaldi took the mound and dominated against the powerful Detroit Tigers lineup, propelling the Yankees to a 5-2 victory at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. The Yankees scored their first run in the top of the first when Mark Teixeira hit a ...

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Tanaka dazzles in 9-0 victory over Rays

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When the Yankees desperately needed a series win, they turned to Masahiro Tanaka to assist the Yankees in their goal. Luckily, Tanaka had more than enough help when the Yankees exploded in the seventh inning to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 9-0 at Tropicana Field in Tampa Bay, Florida. It was a tight contest until the ...

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Bullpen implodes as Yankees fall 7-5 to Orioles

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The Yankees seemed like they were well on their way to a series win after Nathan Eovaldi left the game with the lead. But the bullpen giving up five runs in the sixth inning was just enough to send them to a 7-5 loss against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. In the ...

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Yankees fall to Orioles 4-3

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CC Sabathia took the mound and gave the Yankees a decent start, but the offense was unable to capitalize, eventually falling to the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Yankees scored in the top of the sixth inning when Mark Teixeira hit a RBI double. In the eighth, the Yankees tacked on ...

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Drew’s grand slam lifts Yankees to 6-5 win over Orioles

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After Adam Jones hit a two-run home run to give the Baltimore Orioles a 4-2 lead, it appeared as if the Yankees were going to lose their fifth game of the season. However, Stephen Drew, who pinch-hit for an ailing Brett Gardner, hit a grand slam, propelling the Yankees to a 6-5 win over the ...

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Yankees fall to Red Sox 6-5 in 19 inning marathon

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The Yankees played the "comeback kid" three times during the second-longest game in Yankees history, but in the end they were unable to come away with the victory, falling to the Red Sox 6-5 in 19 innings at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. The Yankees scored two runs in the sixth inning on a ...

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