• Teixeira to sit WBC exhibition with sore forearm

    Summary of 14 articles · Updated Mar 7, 2013
    [Related: Mark Teixeira injured at batting tee, will miss WBC] Teixeira has been told not to do anything for the next four weeks. Teixeira has been told not to do anything for the next four weeks. The Yankees project Teixeira to be out eight to 10 weeks. Teixeira sustained the injury taking some warmup swings in the batting cages on Tuesday morning at Camelback Ranch and was a late scratch from the lineup for an exhibition game against the White Sox. Other names that are likely to be discussed are the Brewers' Prince Fielder, the Angels' Mark Trumbo, Mets first baseman Ike Davis and the Rangers' Mike Napoli, who can catch and play first. The World Baseball Classic has yet to start for Team USA, but Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is out for the duration because of a strain on the inside of his right wrist. "He took three or four light swings as he was starting to get loose and he felt something in [his wrist]," Team USA manager Joe Torre said after the game, a 4-4 tie that was stopped at the end of regulation. "He had X-rays. TAMPA, Fla. Another day, another injury for the New York Yankees.
    Source: CNNSI.com
    • Teixeira won't risk additional damage to wrist

      A disappointed Mark Teixeira said he must resist rushing back from his wrist injury because he doesn't want to risk needing surgery.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Yanks' Teixeira out 8-10 weeks with wrist injury

      TAMPA, Fla. -- Mark Teixeira will to be out at least until early May with a strained right wrist tendon, the latest major injury setback for the New York Yankees.
    • Royals 1B Hosmer to replace Teixeira at WBC

      Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer will replace the injured Mark Teixeira on the United States team at the World Baseball Classic.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Teixeira Likely to Be Out Two Weeks

      Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira strained his wrist while taking batting practice in Arizona, ending his bid to play in the World Baseball Classic.
      Source: nytimes.com
    • Mark Teixeira injured at batting tee, will miss World Baseball Classic

      A batting tee. So safe, we let children use them. But hitting from a tee wasn't safe for Mark Teixeira on Tuesday and, as a result, the New York Yankees slugger will miss the World Baseball Classic because of a strained right wrist. He injured himself i…
      Source: yahoo.com
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    The Bronx is burning mad, Juan Rivera and Dan Johnson are masquerading as Mark Teixeira, Matt Diaz is a leading solution to the Curtis Granderson vacancy in left field, Melky Mesa might very well be the Opening Day center fielder and Brian Cashman is ma…

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