Mark Teixeira Headed For Surgery; Season Likely Over - NBC New York

    Mark Teixeira Headed For Surgery; Season Likely Over

    Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira, who has played only 15 games this season due to a torn tendon sheath in his wrist, has decided to have surgery next week, and is facing a 6 month rehab, effectively ending his 2013 season. Teixeira addressed a large media contigent Wednesday at the stadium to deliver the news. (Published Wednesday, Jun 26, 2013) Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira, who has played only 15 games this season due to a torn tendon sheath in his wrist, has decided to have surgery... See More