Mark Teixeira #25 - 1B

NY Yankees

  • Age: 34
  • DOB: 1980/04/11
  • POB: Annapolis, MD
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 215lbs
  • Bats/Throws: S/R
  • MLB Seasons: 11
  • Drafted by Texas in 2001 (1st round).
  • Current Status: Wrist injury, day-to-day, day-to-day
Year to date1194255592111215858104116.216.317.395.712
On Pace125446589712122616110911-.216.317.395.712

Scouting Report

AssetsIs a quality switch-hitter and Gold Glove-caliber first baseman. Boasts the ability to hit for both power and contact when he's at his best. Also knows how to take a walk.
FlawsInjuries have started to creep into the picture here, as he appears to be in decline. Can be a streaky hitter. Like most switch-hitters, has more power from one side (left).
Career potentialExcellent veteran first baseman, when healthy.

Honours and Awards

2012AL - Rawlings Gold Glove Award
2010AL - Rawlings Gold Glove Award
2009AL - Silver Slugger
2009AL - Rawlings Gold Glove Award
2009Named to the All-Star Game
2006AL - Rawlings Gold Glove Award
2005AL - Silver Slugger
2005AL - Rawlings Gold Glove Award
2005Named to the All-Star Game
2004AL - Silver Slugger
2000College Baseball - Dick Howser Trophy (Top player)

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/09/21Wrist injury, day-to-day.
2014/09/17Missed 1 game (wrist injury).
2014/09/16Wrist injury, day-to-day.
2014/08/26Missed 1 game (hamstring).
2014/08/25Hamstring, day-to-day.
2014/08/10Missed 3 games (finger injury).
2014/08/07Finger injury, day-to-day.
2014/08/05Missed 1 game (dizziness).
2014/08/04Dizziness, day-to-day.
2014/07/28Missed 7 games (strained lat muscle).
2014/07/21Strained lat muscle, day-to-day.
2014/07/03Missed 1 game (knee injury).
2014/07/02Knee injury, day-to-day.
2014/06/15Missed 1 game (rib injury).
2014/06/14Rib injury, day-to-day.
2014/06/03Missed 2 games (right wrist injury).
2014/06/01Right wrist injury, day-to-day.
2014/05/30Missed 3 games (right wrist injury).
2014/05/26Right wrist injury, day-to-day.
2014/04/20Missed 16 games (strained right hamstring).
2014/04/05Strained right hamstring, 15-day DL.
2013/11/04Missed the last 94 regular season games (wrist injury).
2013/07/06Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (wrist injury).
2013/06/18Wrist injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to June 16th, 2013).
2013/06/16Wrist injury, day-to-day.
2013/05/31Missed 53 games (wrist injury).
2013/05/12Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (wrist injury).
2013/03/31Wrist injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to March 22nd, 2013).
2012/10/01Missed 20 games (strained left calf).
2012/09/09Strained left calf, day-to-day.
2012/09/08Missed 10 games (strained left calf).
2012/08/28Strained left calf, day-to-day.
2012/08/20Missed 3 games (sore left wrist).
2012/08/17Sore left wrist, day-to-day.
2012/08/03Missed 2 games (left wrist injury).
2012/07/31Left wrist injury, day-to-day.
2012/05/20Missed 2 games (illness).
2012/05/18Illness, day-to-day.
2012/04/18Missed 1 game (flu).
2012/04/17Flu, day-to-day.
2011/09/04Missed 2 games (bruised right knee).
2011/09/02Bruised right knee, day-to-day.
2011/04/29Missed 1 game (right shoulder injury).
2011/04/28Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2010/10/22Missed the last 2 playoff games (hamstring).
2010/10/20Hamstring, early September.
2010/09/19Missed 1 game (toe injury).
2010/09/18Toe injury, day-to-day.
2010/08/30Missed 1 game (right thumb injury).
2010/08/29Right thumb injury, day-to-day.
2010/08/12Missed 2 games (personal reasons).
2010/08/10Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2009/06/04Missed 1 game (right ankle injury).
2009/06/03Right ankle injury, day-to-day.
2009/04/14Missed 3 games (left wrist injury).
2009/04/11Left wrist injury, day-to-day.
2009/01/06Signed as a free agent by the New York Yankees to an eight-year contract.
2008/10/30Filed for free agency.
2008/09/12Missed 2 games (illness).
2008/09/10Illness, day-to-day.
2008/07/29Acquired from the Atlanta Braves.
2008/05/14Missed 2 games (back injury).
2008/05/12Back injury, day-to-day.
2008/01/17Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2007/07/31Acquired from the Texas Rangers.
2007/07/13Missed 27 games (strained quadricep).
2007/06/09Strained quadricep, 15-day DL.
2006/01/17Re-signed by the Texas Rangers to a two-year contract.
2004/04/29Missed 14 games (oblique injury).
2004/04/16Oblique injury, 15-day DL.
2004/04/14Rib injury, day-to-day.
2003/06/30Missed 2 games (back injury).
2003/06/28Back injury, day-to-day.
2002/03/14Optioned to Tulsa (AA).


2009/01/06Signed as a free agent by the New York Yankees.
2008/07/29Atlanta Braves traded Mark Teixeira to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for Casey Kotchman and Steve Marek.
2007/07/31Texas Rangers traded Mark Teixeira and Ron Mahay to the Atlanta Braves for Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Elvis Andrus, Neftali Feliz, Matt Harrison and Beau Jones.
2001/06/05Drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 1st round (5th overall) in 2001.

Career Stats

2014NY YankeesAL1194255592111215858104116.216.317.395.712
2013NY YankeesAL15535810312819000.151.270.340.610
2012NY YankeesAL1234516611327124845483211.251.332.475.807
2011NY YankeesAL156589901462613911176110414.248.341.494.835
2010NY YankeesAL1586011131543603310893122013.256.365.481.846
2009NY YankeesAL1566091031784333912281114204.292.383.565.948
2008LA AngelsAL54193396914013433223203.358.449.6321.081
2008Total Atl/AnaMLB157574102177410331219793205.308.410.552.962
2007Total Tex/AtlMLB132494861513323010572112005.306.400.563.963


GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage

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