Retiring Mark Teixeira Pimps Game-Tying, Ninth-Inning Tater in Final Road At Bat of Career
After the Yanks and Jays brawled, Mark Teixeira hit what is likely the last home run of his career and decided to pimp the shit out of it.
Three Stages Of Goodbye For A-Rod, Tex, and Ichiro, and Wild Card Wildness: This Particular Week In Baseball
A-Rod leaves, Mark Teixeira sneaks out the side door, Ichiro is somehow Ichiro again, and Mike Trout continues to look like he could be better than any of them.
Watching Eric Hosmer, First Baseman of the Future and the Present
Over the last generation or so, first basemen have been beefy swing-and-miss types. The Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer isn't like that, but he's as good a first baseman as we've got.