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Newark Star-Ledger 22 hours ago

Trainer: Yankees' Mark Teixeira in 'best shape of his life'

Trainer Ben Prentiss spent more than four months whipping the first baseman into shape
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 27, 2015

Alex Rodriguez practices at first base for Yankees, says Mark Teixeira's a 'good tutor'

"Finding my first base mitt is the hardest thing [about playing first]," Rodriguez said.
New York Daily News Feb 26, 2015
Yankees' Teixeira says baseball is on the mark with testing

Yankees' Teixeira says baseball is on the mark with testing

Baseball is “better than it’s ever been” as far as testing for performance-enhancing drugs are concerned, says Mark Teixeira.
River Ave. Blues Feb 26, 2015

Mark Teixeira is not going to focus on beating the shift and that’s okay

Position players reported to Spring Training yesterday and one of the first to talk was Mark Teixeira, who is now entering his seventh year as the team’s first baseman. Teixeira went into the winter saying he needed to get stronger following his first full year after wrist surgery, and he claims to have done that [...] Mark Teixeira is not going to focus on beating the shift and that’s okay is a post from: River Avenue Blues The post Mark Teixeira is not going to focus on beating the shift and that’s okay appeared first on River Avenue Blues.

Teixeira: A-Rod made 'bad decisions,' but he's 'not a bad person'

TAMPA, Fla. -- Mark Teixeira makes the distinction between the choices and the man. On the first day of full workouts, Teixeira made this clarification in discussing his new/old teammate Alex Rodriguez: “There are a lot of people who make bad decisions,” Teixeira said. “Alex is not a bad person. I’ll be the first one to tell you that. Alex has made bad decisions. He has owned up to them. Hopefully now, we can kind of get past it.
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 26, 2015

Yankees' Mark Teixeira plans unconventional way to beat defensive shifts

Hint: Teixeira won't try hitting balls to the opposite field
New York Daily News Feb 25, 2015
Yankees' Mark Teixeira has healthy outlook for 2015

Yankees' Mark Teixeira has healthy outlook for 2015

It wasn’t a fun winter for Mark Teixeira, but he is hoping the strict regimen he installed leads to an enjoyable 2015 season.
New York Post Feb 25, 2015

How Mark Teixeira remade his body after ‘garbage’ 2014

TAMPA — Mark Teixeira attacked his body during the winter and wound up changing the vibe in his head. Now we will see if that transports the Yankees first baseman back to...
New York Daily News Feb 25, 2015
Alex Rodriguez to have willing teacher at 1st in Teixeira

Alex Rodriguez to have willing teacher at 1st in Teixeira

When Mark Teixeira came up as a rookie in Texas in 2003, Alex Rodriguez was, as the first baseman put it, “the best player in the world.”
Newsday Feb 25, 2015

Healthy Mark Teixeira has a shift-beating plan this season

Mark Teixeira's strategy this season for dealing with the shift that has beguiled him, and plenty of others, in recent years is simple.
Newsday Feb 20, 2015

Mark Teixeira: Alex Rodriguez apology letter was 'only thing he could do'

Since it was released Tuesday afternoon, Alex Rodriguez's apology letter has been scrutinized by industry analysts, meticulously dissected by handwriting experts and even read aloud by a Morgan Freeman impersonator.
New York Post Feb 19, 2015

Mark Teixeira is rebuilt, ‘getting strong’ and ready for a comeback

Mark Teixeira was in Moosic, Pa., on Thursday, meeting season-ticket holders for the Yankees’ Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre team. Both he and the Yankees would like that to be the only trip...

Biggest problem with this Yankees offseason: Their previous offseasons

The biggest problem with this Yankees offseason? It wasn’t passing on Max Scherzer or not trading for Troy Tulowitzki. It was making the decision in 2007 to re-sign Alex Rodriguez. It was pushing payroll in 2008 to sign Mark Teixeira. It was giving CC Sabathia an extension in 2011, and it was deciding last winter […] The post Biggest problem with this Yankees offseason: Their previous offseasons appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 11, 2015

Yankees spring training: Will Mark Teixeira enjoy a late-career boom?

With two years and $45 million still owed, how will Teixeira finish his time with the Yankees?

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