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Teixeira Expected to Be Out Longer With Partly Torn Tendon Shea…

Teixeira Expected to Be Out Longer With Partly Torn Tendon Sheath

nytimes.com CNNSI.com MLB.com ESPN.com Updated Mar 17, 2013
First baseman Mark Teixeira said his wrist injury was not a sprain but rather a partially torn tendon sheath, which might keep him out until June, and maybe longer.
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  • Concussion symptoms narrowing window for Drew

    Concussion symptoms narrowing window for Drew

    MLB.com Mar 17, 2013
    David Ortiz has already been ruled out for Opening Day, and now shortstop Stephen Drew's chances of playing April 1 against the Yankees are shrinking, too.
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  • Yankees release outfielder Diaz

    Yankees release outfielder Diaz

    MLB.com Mar 17, 2013
    The Yankees have released outfielder Matt Diaz, trimming a contender from their spring search for a right-handed bat. Diaz, 35, hit .200 (6-for-30) with no extra-base hits and two RBIs in 13 spring games for New York.
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  • NFL mailbag - Proposed changes affect tuck rule, safety

    Mar 17
    The NFL is mulling the end of the unfair "tuck rule," and running backs are pushing back at another proposed change, writes John Clayton.