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Nick Swisher Opts Out of Deal with Yankees; Will Spend Rest of 2016 Season with Family
July 2nd, 2016 at 6:42 PM
Nick Swisher decided to put his family before baseball and for the remainder for the 2016 season, he's decided that he's not going to play baseball. ***PHOTO1*** Swisher, who had been in the minor leagues with the New York Yankees playing for the Class-AAA Scranton-Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, has decided to opt out of...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Hits Fourth HR of Season, Ending 74 Day, 174 At-Bat Homerless Drought (Video)
June 26th, 2016 at 8:01 PM
74 days. 174 at-bats. That's how long it has been since Mark Teixeira last hit a home run for the New York Yankees, which is going all the way back to April 13. ***PHOTO1*** Since April 13, Teixeira has been stuck on three home runs for the 2016 season, but on Sunday...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Finishes Rehab at Class-AAA Scranton Going 0-for-4, Set to Return on Saturday
June 24th, 2016 at 9:43 AM
While the New York Yankees were off on Thursday night, their starting first baseman in Mark Teixeira finished up his rehab outing at Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre against Class-AAA Toledo. ***PHOTO1*** It wasn't the best outing for Teixeira in the three games and in his last game for the RailRiders, Teixeira didn't get a...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Goes 1-for-2, Walk, on Wednesday for Class-AAA Scranton
June 22nd, 2016 at 11:55 PM
On Tuesday night, Mark Teixeira played his first baseball game in about three weeks in his efforts to getting back on the field for the New York Yankees; he went 0-for-3 with an RBI for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday night, Teixeira played in his second rehab game for the RailRIders...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Goes 0-for-3, RBI on Tuesday Night for Class-AAA Scranton
June 21st, 2016 at 11:57 PM
With Mark Teixeira set to return to the New York Yankees on Saturday, he played his first baseball game in almost three weeks on Tuesday night as part of a three-game rehab assignment for the Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. ***PHOTO1*** The 36-year-old has been out since early June with torn knee cartilage and...