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Mark Teixeira

Full Name: Mark Charles Teixeira
Born: Apr 11, 1980 in Annapolis, MD
Height: 6’3″ Weight: 225
Bats: Both Throws: Right
Personal: Married (Leigh – 12/7/02), son (Jack Gordon)
Resides: Arlington, TX
MLB Debut: Apr 1, 2003


Team History

  • 2001-2007: Texas Rangers (originally drafted June 2001)
  • 2007-2008: Atlanta Braves (via trade with Ron Mahay for C/1B Jarrod Saltamacchia, SS Elvis Andrus, P Matt Harrison, P Beau Jones, and P Neftali Feliz on Jul 31, 2007)
  • 2008: Anaheim Angels (via trade for Casey Kotchman & Stephen Marek on July 29, 2008 – EFA Oct 30, 2008)
  • 2009- : New York Yankees (as a free agent on Dec 23, 2008)

Salary History

  • 2016: $22.5 Million
  • 2015: $22.5 Million
  • 2014: $22.5 Million
  • 2013: $22.5 Million
  • 2012: $22.5 Million
  • 2011: $22.5 Million
  • 2010: $20 Million
  • 2009: $20 Million (plus $5 Million Signing Bonus)
  • 2008: $12.5 Million
  • 2007: $9 Million
  • 2006: $6.4 Million
  • 2005: $2.5 Million
  • 2004: $1.5 Million
  • 2003: $750,000
  • 2002: $250,000 (plus $4.5 Million signing bonus paid over 2002-2004)

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