That Mark Teixeira has a sense of humor
In case you missed it, Teixeira’s home run off Vicente Padilla was in absolutely no danger of clipping the foul pole, clearing the W.B. Mason sign in right-center field. Teixeira strutted a little and watched the flight of the ball before going into a trot, clearly relishing his game-tying blast.
The Yankees lost, 8-6, but Teixeira won the latest battle against his most-disliked ex-teammate Padilla. At least David Robertson seemed to have Teixeira’s back…