Tag Archives: Mark Teixeira

Yankees will make trades…but they won’t sell the farm

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The Yankees organization always has the mentality that they're in a playoff race every season and if there's something they could do to increase their chances of contention, they'll do it. That's how the Yankees have operated since the days of George Steinbrenner. The Yankees didn't give up last year even with a depleted lineup due ...

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Tanaka struggles in 5-3 loss to Indians

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Masahiro Tanaka had been so good for the Yankees this season that a start like this was inevitable. While giving up a season-high five runs, the Yankees were unable to get a hit after the third inning which led to a 5-3 loss to the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. The Yankees scored ...

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Video: “Foul Territory” with Mark Teixera and…a base?

YES Network released the newest episode of "Foul Territory" with Mark Teixeira and Teixeira's guests are usually lively. However this guest was so quiet--that it was an inanimate object. Yes, ladies and gentlemen; Mark Teixeira's guest for "Foul Territory" is none other than a base. It doesn't know whether it would be a first base, ...

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Bullpen holds on for 6-5 win over Twins

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A game that started as a Yankees blowout turned into the tightest game possible, but the Yankees offense and bullpen were able to hold down the fort and give the Yankees a 6-5 victory over the Twins at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Yankees scored three runs in the first inning on a Brian Roberts RBI double, ...

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CC Sabathia suffers a setback

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During CC Sabathia's start last night, there was no indication his knee was giving him an issue. However, when Sabathia woke up this morning, his knee had fluid and he suffered another setback in his quest to return to the staring rotation. “He said nothing during the game about it,” manager Joe Girardi said. “He woke ...

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Joe Girardi discouraged about lineup woes

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The Yankees are going to be without the bat of Jacoby Ellsbury and the power of Mark Teixeira, meaning they are going to have to find a way to manufacture runs without those two in the lineup. Game after game, the media has asked Joe Girardi about the Yankees offensive woes and everyday he's given an answer. ...

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Injury Notes: Ellsbury, Teixeira

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We have a few "injury" reports before today's game, so let's get right to them, shall we? Jacoby Ellsbury: Jacoby Ellsbury isn't in the lineup today due to feeling a little "beat up." Apparently not having the DH in a rotation is hurting the Yankees but the good news is Ellsbury is expected to be back in ...

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Yankees pitching struggles in 8-5 loss to Red Sox

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The Yankees offense showed signs of life and for most of the game, it was a see-saw battle against the Boston Red Sox. However, the Yankees pitching was what made it a see-saw game; every time the Yankees pulled legitimately closer, the Red Sox pulled farther away, causing the Yankees to drop the Red Sox ...

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