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  1. Alex Rodriguez Takes Grounders at 1B During Yankees' Spring Training: VideoRead the original story

    14 min ago | Sports Media 101

    ... 1B, or ball boy for Joe. If A-Rod can play first, he could take the reigns there when manager Joe Girardi puts Mark Teixeira at DH for a half-day of rest instead of always going to Chase Headley or Garrett Jones. Not to mention, it'll be a less ...

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  2. Alex Rodriguez goes through first-base drills with wrong gloveRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Sporting News

    Alex Rodriguez is trying to embrace a possible move to first base this offseason, if only he could find the right glove. Rodriguez, 39, went through drills at first base with Mark Teixeira and spring training invitee Kyle Roller on Friday, but did so with his third baseman's glove, according to the New York Times .

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  3. Yankees spring training: Workout assignments for Saturday, Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | NJ.com

    ... Here's a look at what's going to go on: - 12:45 p.m., mostly all players will take BP, Alex Rodriguez, Mark Teixeira and Jose Pirela in a group together. Michael Pineda, Adam Warren (likely the first starter of ST) and Justin Wilson will all throw ...

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  4. Yankees' Garrett Jones acknowledges Alex Rodriguez competition, hopes to maintain swingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... Jones was no throw-in. In the 34-year-old Jones, the Yankees will have a legitimate backup for first baseman Mark Teixeira. They needed one desperately in 2014 as Teixeria was banged up all season, but were hamstrung due to their roster's ...

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  5. Rodriguez enjoys first day in Yankees' campRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    ... the media who surrounded his locker. "It was like going to Disney World," Rodriguez aid. Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira was impressed with Rodriguez's swings. He hit three balls over the fence in 32 swings. "I saw his batting practice today," ...

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  6. Yankees trying A-Rod at first baseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... and Rodriguez will compete for at-bats at designated hitter. Having Rodriguez get occasional playing time as Mark Teixeira's backup at first would give Girardi flexibility. A-Rod will begin early workouts Saturday. "As we go through these drills, ...

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  7. Yankees' Alex Rodriguez takes ground balls at first baseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... he felt comfortable. "It's too quick to tell. I'm anxious to learn, though." A-Rod rotated with first basemen Mark Teixeira and Kyle Roller during infield drills, chatting with guest instructor Eric Chavez, a career third baseman who played a ...

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  8. Klapisch: Yanks bracing for worst when it comes to CCRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... ground balls at first base. This is no joke: Girardi is seriously considering A-Rod as a possible backup to Mark Teixeira, even though he's never played the position and is breaking in a first baseman's glove for the first time. Rodriguez accepted ...

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  9. A-Rod shifts across the infield and works out at first baseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and Rodriguez will compete for at-bats at designated hitter. Having Rodriguez get occasional playing time as Mark Teixeira's backup at first would give Girardi flexibility. A-Rod will begin early workouts Saturday. Surgery for Saunders Toronto Blue ...

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  10. A-Rod works at first for YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... starting third baseman and Rodriguez will compete for at-bats at designated hitter. Having Rodriguez spell Mark Teixeira at first base sometimes would give Girardi flexibility. A-Rod will begin early workouts today. "As we go through these drills, ...

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  11. A-Roda s studious history that hints at 1st base successRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... Saturday and Girardi is pledging to put Rodriguez at first for spring games. It is protection for the brittle Mark Teixeira and a way - should A-Rod show he can still hit - to get his bat in the lineup when Teixeira needs to DH or Carlos Beltran ...

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  12. If at first, can Alex Rodriguez succeed?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Newsday

    It is one of those old sayings in the game, and Mark Teixeira was the latest to use it Friday. The Yankees got their first look at Alex Rodriguez playing on an unfamiliar side of the infield early Friday afternoon when he manned first base for about 15 minutes during pitchers' fielding practice.

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  13. Alex Rodriguez practices at first base for Yankees, says Mark Teixeira's a 'good tutor'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SILive.com

    On Friday at Yankees camp, it was Alex Rodriguez , at least portions of the day. Without a first baseman's glove , A-Rod ran several drills with Mark Teixeira at first as the infield practiced bunt plays.

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  14. The A-Rod first base experiment starts with the wrong gloveRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | New York Post

    Alex Rodriguez grew up in Miami idolizing Keith Hernandez, adored playing with John Olerud in Seattle and gushed about two-city teammate Mark Teixeira. On Friday on a back field at George M. Steinbrenner Field, Rodriguez was introduced to the position Hernandez, Olerud and Teixeira played flawlessly: first base.

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  15. Not so hot corner: A-Rod working at 1st baseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... as he went through his drill. The Yankees are trying out Rodriguez at first for several reasons. For one, Mark Teixeira , who played just 15 games in 2013 because of a wrist injury and missed 39 more in 2014, is no longer the 150-games-a-season stud ...

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  16. Alex Rodriguez practices at first base, says Mark Teixeira's a 'good tutor'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NJ.com

    On Friday at Yankees camp, it was Alex Rodriguez , at least portions of the day. Without a first baseman's glove , A-Rod ran several drills with Mark Teixeira at first as the infield practiced bunt plays.

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  17. A-Rod gets reps at first base, preps for transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New York Yankees

    Alex Rodriguez gave first base a whirl for the first time on Friday, fielding grounders and receiving throws on a training field behind the third-base seats of George M. Steinbrenner Field. Rodriguez said that he is "anxious to learn" more about the position, as the Yankees are evaluating to see if he can be a serviceable backup for Mark Teixeira .

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  18. Fantasy Third Base Rankings: AL/NL - Only SleepersRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | FakeTeams

    ... a starting position in the Yankee lineup with Chase Headley playing third base for the next four seasons, and Mark Teixeira manning first base. ARod will probably DH and play some third base and first base this season, so he will gain eligibility at ...

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  19. Bomber Bites: 10 Bold Predictions For The Yankees 2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yanks Go Yard

    ... say that C.C. makes 28 starts, posts a record of 14-11, and has an ERA of right around 4.25. There. I said it. Mark Teixeira hits .270 or better: even after he said trying to go the other way when the massive shift is put on, Tex isn't dumb enough ...

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  20. Six-run fourth inning propels the Orioles to victory and eliminate YankeesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Camden Chat

    ... After Norris retired the first Yankee hitters, Chase Headley singled and on the next pitch Severna Park's own Mark Teixeira ripped an RBI double in the right field corner giving the Yankees a 1-0 lead. In the Yankee 2nd, Steven Drew led off and ...

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