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Yankees | Mark Teixeira does some baseball activities

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:33:38 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) took some swings in a batting cage and fielded ground balls Sunday, July 27. He will be reevaluated Monday, July 27, and could avoid the 15-day disabled list if he does not have any problems.

Fantasy Tip: This appears to be a good sign for Teixeira, but the next day or two will be important for him. Owners should keep him out of their lineups until there is a clearer picture on his recovery.

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Yankees | Mark Teixeira does some running

Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:26:47 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) was able to do some running Saturday, July 26, according to manager Joe Girardi. Girardi said Teixeira likely will hit soft toss and off a tee Sunday, July 27.

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Yankees | Mark Teixeira unlikely for weekend

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:37:23 -0700

Updating a previous report, New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (back) is unlikely to play during the team's weekend series against the Toronto Blue Jays, manager Joe Girardi said Friday, July 25. He might be able to return Monday, July 28, on the road against the Texas Rangers.

Fantasy Tip: Teixeira is a risky play for the upcoming scoring period, and if he is unable to prove his health sometime this weekend (which sounds unlikely), keep him reserved in the upcoming week. He still could land on the 15-day disabled list, creating a huge hole in your lineup.

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Yankees | Mark Teixeira inactive

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:48:05 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (back) is not in the lineup Friday, July 25.

Fantasy Tip: There's hope Tex will avoid a stint on the disabled list, but it's not a sound bet if you're a fantasy player. Line up contingency plans if you already haven't.

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Yankees | Mark Teixeira update

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:47:57 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (back) said his back spasms are feeling better Friday, July 24. The goal is to avoid the disabled list, and Teixeira said he may begin swinging Friday.

Fantasy Tip: It doesn't hurt to scout out replacements. Teixeira's optimism has misled fantasy owners in the past.

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Yankees | Mark Teixeira DL decision coming

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:07:06 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) will know whether he's going on the disabled list Friday, July 25, according to manager Joe Girardi.

Fantasy Tip: Plan ahead. We're betting he lands on the disabled list given how slowly he has healed in recent years.

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Yankees | Mark Teixeira out again

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:05:52 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) is out of the lineup Thursday, July 24. Brian McCann is again starting at first base in his place.

Fantasy Tip: He continues to nurse lat soreness and could hit the disabled list. Stay tuned and search for alternatives for the long term.

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Yankees | Mark Teixeira DL trip possible

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:38:33 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) may require a DL stint, according to general manager Brian Cashman.

Fantasy Tip: Tex's up-and-down season seems to have hit another valley. Brian McCann may line up at first base for the duration, especially with INF/OF Kelly Johnson (groin) on the disabled list. It'd be good for McCann's value to play more frequently and not behind the plate.

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Yankees | Brian McCann adjusting to first base

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:02:47 -0700

New York Yankees C Brian McCann is adjusting to playing first base. He's lined up there the last two games as Mark Teixeira (lat) remains sidelined. McCann said he has enjoyed the physical break from catching.

Fantasy Tip: He's heating up at the plate, too, so the break from crouching and his ability to stay in the lineup make for a fine combo of positive fantasy developments.

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Yankees | Mark Teixeira out a few days

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:55:20 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) is expected to miss three to four days because of a mild lat strain, according to manager Joe Girardi. Teixeira is not expected to go on the 15-day disabled list at this point.

Fantasy Tip: Owners in all leagues likely can keep Teixeira on the bench for the entire week and hope he will be able to rejoin the lineup next week.

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