10:24 PM EDT, Sun July 24, 2016
New York Post

Mark Teixeira is just happy the Yankees let him play at this point

Mark Teixeira has fallen so far, a steep drop in the batting order didn’t faze him. In fact, he was thrilled merely to be starting Saturday against the Giants and All-Star Johnny Cueto. “I’m lucky to be in the lineup right now,” he said. The injury-riddled Teixeira, struggling through his worst season at the age...

Newark Star-Ledger

Is the bat of Yankees' Mark Teixeira finally heating up?

Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira had a close to perfect night against the Baltimore Orioles after returning from a foot injury.

MASN Sports

Wrapping up a 4-1 win - School of Roch

NEW YORK - The Orioles didn't sustain any new injuries today and the flu bug didn't find another victim. Not that they're aware of as they waited to head home following a much-needed 4-1 win over the Yankees. Outfielder Joey...

Denver Post

Jake McGee still finding his place in Colorado’s bullpen after Rockies-Rays trade

Jake McGee can recall every pitch he threw in Game 162 of the 2011 season. It was an unusual day. The lefty reliever won seven games that season but two in final two days. And with the Tampa Bay Rays needing a victory over the New York Yankees along with a Boston Red Sox loss […]

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Matt Wieters gets X-rays on right foot after Monday's Orioles loss

NEW YORK – Orioles catcher Matt Wieters had X-rays taken on his right foot following the team’s 2-1 loss to the New York Yankees on Monday night. The results of the tests weren’t known late Monday, but Wieters – who was hit by a pitch in the first inning by Yankees starter Ivan Nova -- played the...

New York Post

Biggest reason Yankees’ lineup isn’t feared: a walking injury

The Red Sox feature the kind of meaty middle-of-the-lineup that used to be associated with the Yankees: depth, power and potency that make it difficult for pitchers to navigate through an order. Joe Girardi sounded downright wistful of those days Sunday night when he talked about the Yankees’ offensive troubles. “It’s difficult because you need...

Full Count | WEEI

Saturday’s Red Sox-Yankees matchups: Eduardo Rodriguez vs. CC Sabathia

The Red Sox will call upon Eduardo Rodriguez to take on fellow left-hander CC Sabathia and the Yankees on Saturday afternoon at Yankee Stadium. Rodriguez is 1-3 in six starts with an 8.59 ERA and a 1.739 WHIP. The 23-year-old was taken out of his last major league start on June 27 against the Rays […]

San Francisco Chronicle

Giants’ Joe Panik in a New York state of mind

Giants’ Joe Panik in a New York state of mind SAN DIEGO - When the Giants’ schedule was released, Joe Panik quickly made note of the games at Fenway Park and Yankee Stadium. “It brings back some childhood memories,” said Panik, who grew up an hour north of the Bronx and was a big Derek Jeter fan. Panik was looking forward to facing the Red Sox and Yankees, but his concussion has kept him out since late June, and he’s not expected to begin a rehab assignment until Sunday or Monday. The Giants play in Boston Tuesday and Wednesday and open a three-game set in New York on...

New York Post

Carlos Beltran’s hamstring may actually allow A-Rod to play

CHICAGO — Carlos Beltran returned to the Yankees’ lineup Monday for the first time since suffering a right hamstring injury June 28. Tuesday night he hopes to move from DH to right field. Since the switch-hitting right fielder came back as the DH against White Sox right-hander James Shields, it meant that Alex Rodriguez wasn’t...

New York Post

Injury issues keep getting worse for reeling Yankees

The Yankees offensive MVP, Carlos Beltran, is dealing with a tight right hamstring. Their slugging but hobbled first baseman, Mark Teixiera, believes he will need season-ending surgery if his injured right knee isn’t handled properly. And now catcher Brian McCann is dealing with patellar tendinitis in his left knee. No wonder there is so much...

Newark Star-Ledger

Yankees, Twins lineups for Saturday; Mark Teixeira off DL, dropped in lineup

First baseman is returning Saturday after being on the DL for most of June with a knee injury.