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  1. The under-the-radar part of Yankees' Greg Bird's recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... him as a rookie in 2015, it's possible that his defense could be just as important. Bird is hoping to replace Mark Teixeira , who just retired, as the team's first baseman of the future. Teixeira hit plenty of homers and was a middle-of-the-order ...

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  2. New York Yankees: Nick Swisher retires after twelve seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Isportsweb.com

    ... the team to contention for the 2009 season. After the subsequent signings of CC Sabathia , A.J. Burnett , and Mark Teixeira , the new-look Yankees were as successful as could be, winning their 27th World Series after a hard-fought series against the ...

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  3. Yankees' Brett Gardner talks trade rumors, new leadership roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | New York Daily News

    ... in me, I see that as a compliment. But I don't want to play anywhere else. I want to be here." With A-Rod and Mark Teixeira gone, it will be up to Gardner to provide leadership for his young teammates, many of whom he is excited about. "For me, I ...

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  4. Chris Carter reports for Yankees spring training: 10 takeaways from 1st interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NJ.com

    ... Yankees could be an option for him after the 2016 season when studying up on club's first base options. With Mark Teixeira retired, the Yankees' first base options had been two inexperienced players, Greg Bird and Tyler Austin, until Carter signed. ...

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  5. 9 burning Yankees questions as position players reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | NJ.com

    ... He's already been the AFL MVP (2014) and, in 2015, he impressed in his debut while taking over for an injured Mark Teixeira. Still, as a lefty hitter, Bird relies on that shoulder a lot to drive the ball. If it's still weak, that's bad news.

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  6. Swisher announces retirement from MLB Nick Swisher, a valuable member ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | YESNetwork

    ... prepares to take his talents from the diamond to the TV screen, he'll have former teammates Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira to emulate, as they too transition to media roles after their own accomplished MLB careers. "Now don't get me wrong. I'm ...

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  7. Yankees' Aaron Judge bats left-handed in spring drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | NJ.com

    Some of the greatest switch-hitters sluggers ever wore Yankees pinstripes ... Mickey Mantle for his entire career, Mark Teixeira and Carlos Beltran in recent seasons. Rookie right fielder Aaron Judge, all 6-foot-7 and 275 pounds of him, perhaps would be in that group someday, too, if he didn't just hit from the right side.

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  8. 5 MLB teams that could disappoint in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Sports Media 101

    ... To be clear, the return of Aroldis Chapman does help the Yankees on the field, as does the fact that Mark Teixeira and some other dead weight has been trimmed away. What isn't clear is how a lot of the younger players will respond to being given ...

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  9. New York Yankees: looking for production from the next Big ThreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Isportsweb.com

    ... close to .280 the Yankees will be pleased with those numbers. On the defensive side don't expect Bird to be Mark Teixeira , who retired last season, but he will be able to hold his own at first. In 46 games played in 2015, Bird only committed one ...

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  10. Yankees: The Top Five Hitters For Your Fantasy TeamRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... understand the way these guys work. It is 162 game season; some guys get hotter at different moments like Mark Teixeira did not get hot until May. The season is a marathon these guys are running, not a sprint, so getting hot early on can do damage ...

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  11. How the Chris Carter signing impacts the New York YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Without Bird last year the Yankees shuffled through a number of options at first base but primarily relied on Mark Teixeira , who proved to be on his last legs, evident in his eventual retirement. Though Carter is not the standout defender that his ...

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  12. How Yankees' Gary Sanchez is dealing with high expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | New York Post

    ... will remain high. Despite the increased attention and the fact the Yankees will be without veterans Mark Teixeira, Carlos Beltran and Alex Rodriguez, Sanchez insisted there won't be added pressure. "Not right now, I don't feel any," Sanchez said ...

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  13. Yanks' Baby Bombers look to take next step in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | NorthJersey.com

    ... element. And Bird is coming off a year lost to shoulder surgery after a solid 2015 late-season debut as Mark Teixeira's injury replacement. Last spring, the Yankees relied on Teixeira and Alex Rodriguez to carry the offense as they did in 2015, the ...

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  14. Knee woes keep Russell Martin off Canadian World Baseball Classic rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Globe and Mail

    ... And the risks of competing in the tournament are not insignificant. In 2013, New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira suffered a torn tendon sheath in his right wrist while training for Team USA - an injury that sent him to the 60-day disabled ...

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  15. Mark Teixeira: If the Rangers can do this, Texas is poised for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Dallas Morning News

    First baseman Mark Teixeira hasn't played for Texas in a decade. But the former Ranger could soon find Arlington games back on his schedule.

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  16. Yanks to build on youth movement in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | New York Yankees

    ... -- with help from the recently-signed Chris Carter -- should outproduce last year's trio of Alex Rodriguez , Mark Teixeira and Brian McCann . "I think we've got a great chance to compete in this division," Chase Headley said. "We certainly are ...

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  17. Mark him content: Teixeira relishing retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | New York Yankees

    The Yankees will field a new first baseman this year, and whether that job winds up being handed to Greg Bird , Tyler Austin or the reportedly-signed Chris Carter , Mark Teixeira believes that his old position will end up in good hands. Teixeira raved about the move to sign Carter, who agreed to a one-year pact worth $3.5 million plus incentives this week.

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  18. Yankees' Greg Bird reacts to Chris Carter signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | NJ.com

    ... Bird. In 2015, Bird had a stellar debut, clubbing 11 home runs in 46 games while stepping in for an injured Mark Teixeira. He did, however, had only a .752 OPS vs. lefties. Meanwhile, Carter had an .875 OPS against them in 2016 and is .796 for his ...

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  19. Mark Teixeira joins ESPN as baseball analystRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Madison Publishing

    ESPN said Tuesday it had reached a multiyear agreement with the three-time All-Star first baseman. Teixeira will appear on baseball studio coverage, anchor show "SportsCenter" and ESPN radio.

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  20. Greg Bird applauds deal for Chris Carter, his new competition for first-base jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Newsday

    ... at a high level and be a quality part of the team." And just as Bird tried to talk to veteran first baseman Mark Teixeira, who retired after last season, as much as possible, he will do so with Carter as well. "I'm just excited to get to camp and ...

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