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Blue Bird Banter Mar 27, 2017
Know your enemy: New York Yankees

Know your enemy: New York Yankees

The New York Yankees showed a strong second half in 2016, but is it for real? The New York Yankees are going to surprise some people this year—it’s probably best we get this right out in the open. Last season, was a weird one for them. Labouring through the last of the Alex Rodriguez days along with other aging contracts like Mark Teixeira and Brian McCann, the Yankees did a very un-Yankee like thing at the trade deadline and shed dead weight in favour of seeing what their youthful rookie prospects could do. Typically, in a situation like this, a team sells off some of their top...
Newark Star-Ledger Mar 27, 2017
How Mark Teixeira helped fuel Yankees' Greg Bird's big spring

How Mark Teixeira helped fuel Yankees' Greg Bird's big spring

Bird has gotten a little help from his menor en route to the most homers in spring training
Newark Star-Ledger Mar 21, 2017
Ex-Yankee Mark Teixeira has a new ESPN radio gig

Ex-Yankee Mark Teixeira has a new ESPN radio gig

ESPN also recently announced Teixeira would serve as a TV analyst
WBC 2017: Didi Gregorius returning to Yankees with shoulder injury

WBC 2017: Didi Gregorius returning to Yankees with shoulder injury

A hematoma has taken down the Yankees’ shortstop for now. Ouch. Well, another World Baseball Classic has rolled around, and with it has come another notable Yankees injury from the WBC. They do not seem to have much luck with the event. Four years ago, Mark Teixeira’s 2013 was ruined by a popped wrist in WBC batting practice that later required surgery, which also likely impacted his sluggish 2014. Now, Didi Gregorius is headed back to Tampa due to a hematoma of the subcapsular muscle, per Anthony Rieber. They’re both fluky injuries that could occur in spring training too, but...
Scout Mar 10, 2017

Q&A with Greg Bird

We sat down with Yankees' first baseman Greg Bird or a Q&A session. We get an update on how the shoulder is feeling, how beneficial was it playing in the Arizona Fall League this past offseason, what he did this offseason to prepare for his first full season in the big leagues, what went through his mind when Mark Teixeira announced his retirement, and much, much more!.
River Ave. Blues Mar 7, 2017

The Start of a New Era at First Base [2017 Season Preview]

For the most part, the Yankees have had four primary first basemen over the last 33 years. Sure, there’s been an Andy Phillips here and a Lyle Overbay there, but generally speaking Don Mattingly (1983-95), Tino Martinez (1996-2001), Jason Giambi (2002-08), and Mark Teixeira (2009-16) have manned first base over the last three-plus decades. Not […] The post The Start of a New Era at First Base [2017 Season Preview] appeared first on River Avenue Blues.

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