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South Florida Sun-Sentinel
New York Yankees - TeamReport
MLB Team Report - New York Yankees - INSIDE PITCH While Mark Teixeira is taking at-bats in simulated games in Tampa, his big-league replacement continues to enjoy a renaissance season.
Fri May 24, 2013
Teixeira may be activated as soon as Thursday
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Mark Teixeira 's rehab from a torn wrist tendon sheath is entering its final days, and the New York Yankees first baseman could be reactivated as early as Thursday's game against the crosstown Mets at Yankee Stadium.
Thu May 23, 2013
Chris Antonetti ponders a Carlos Carrasco return: Cleveland Indians Insider
Those thoughts deal with what is the best way to have Carrasco serve his suspension and return to the big-league rotation without causing too much of a disruption.
Major League Baseball
Overbay makes case to stick when Tex returns
The updates trickle in each day from the sun-drenched practice fields of the Yankees' training complex, where Mark Teixeira is working toward rejoining the big league lineup.
Wed May 22, 2013
New Jersey Jewish News
Jewish Major Leaguers at the quarter mark
With about 40 games gone by - one quarter of the season - here's a look at how the JMLs are faring: Like last year, NY Mets first baseman Ike Davis has gotten off to a horrible start, so much so that fans and media are clamoring for his demotion to the minor leagues.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Times of Trenton
Trenton Thunder drop series finale to Bowie, but former players making their mark in Bronx
The closest thing the Thunder have to a major league ready player had the day off for Sunday's 3-2 loss to Bowie in front of an announced crowd of 4,553 at Arm & Hammer Park.
Mon May 13, 2013
Admit it, Red Sox fans, it's hard not to like these Yankees
Admit it, Red Sox fans. You don't really hate the Yankees at the moment. You can't. They are in first place, three or four spots higher than the so-called experts had predicted.
Vote: Battle of the (MLB) Uniforms
Jerry Seinfeld famously said that because of the way players constantly change teams and teams occasionally change cities, sports fans are actually rooting for clothes.
Sun May 12, 2013
Ryan Lavarnway: Future Boston Red Sox Catcher Needs To Start Now
If you've never heard of Lavarnway, it's understandable. The Pawtucket Red Sox catcher is wicked smart; he graduated from Yale in 2008.
Fri May 10, 2013
Lyle Overbay Powers New York Yankees to Win
Just as the 2103 season was about to start Lyle Overbay found himself to be a man without a team, for a few hours at least.
What's wrong with Will Middlebrooks?
One year ago this month, a 23-year-old Will Middlebrooks got the call to the major leagues when incumbent Red Sox first baseman Kevin Youkilis landed on the disabled list.
Thu May 09, 2013
Webster Down, De La Torre Up
After an abysmal start against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night, Allen Webster has been optioned back to AAA Pawtucket.
Mon May 06, 2013
Rodriguez resumes on-field work; first since hip surgery
Alex Rodriguez is back on the field for the first time since surgery on his left hip almost four months ago.
Thu May 02, 2013
10 Early Trends That Won't Continue in the AL East
Vernon Wells connects on a pitch against his former team, the Toronto Blue Jays, during an April 27 contest.
Free Agency Stock Watch for MLB's Top 25 Available Players Next Winter
Before you know it, champagne will be spraying, a new World Series champion will be crowned and the 2013 free agency period will be underway.
Do walks without power translate to the majors?
Outfielder Robbie Grossman and shortstop Nolan Fontana have intriguing minor league statistics which bring to mind the "Greek God of Walks" made famous by "Moneyball." Coming up through the minors, Youkilis was described as "Barry Bonds without the superhuman power" and "an on-base machine" who lacks "overwhelming power." The Astros recently called ... (more)
The Providence Journal
Middlebrooks recalls big-league debut one year ago today
Middlebrooks had hit nine home runs in his first 24 games for Triple-A Pawtucket in April.
Wed May 01, 2013
The Washington Post
Yankees INF Kevin Youkilis happy with back prognosis, hopes to return after 15 days on DL
Kevin Youkilis is happy his back injury doesn't appear serious and thinks he could return to the Yankees' lineup as soon as his stint on the 15-day disabled list is up.
Palladino: Start To Mariano Rivera's Final Chapter A Perfect 10
Mariano Rivera celebrates his 10th save in April with teammate Mark Teixeira on April 30, 2013 at Yankee Stadium.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Fatigue lingers after marathon
Moss hit his second homer of the night with two outs in the 19th inning to give Oakland a 10-8 victory over the Angels early Tuesday in the longest big-league game of the season.