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Full Name Mark Teixeira
Profession Baseball Player
Date of Birth April 11 , 1980
Current Age 43 years
Place of Birth Annapolis
Birth Country United States
Nationality U.S. citizens
Birth Sign Aries
Dead or Alive Alive ( 43 years old)

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Mark Teixeira is one of the famous Baseball Player, who was born on the memorable day of April 11 in the year 1980. Hailing from the vibrant city of Maryland, Mark Teixeira is a proud citizen of United States.

Star switch-hitting first baseman who spent the first five years of his career with the Texas Rangers. He had brief stints with the Braves and Angels before joining the New York Yankees in 2009. He retired from professional baseball in 2016.

Over the years, not only have skills been honed, but a significant impact has also been made in the professional field. Whether it's through work, public appearances, or contributions to the community, Mark Teixeira continues to be an inspiration for many.

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Details about Mark Teixeira
Popular As: Mark Teixeira
First Name: Mark
Last Name: Teixeira
Gender: Male
Birthday: April 11
Birth Year: 1980
Age: 43-years


He chose to go to Georgia Tech, over playing in the big leagues right away.

He set the all-time MLB record for most games with a home run from both sides of the plate.


He married Leigh Williams in 2002. He and his wife set up a charitable foundation that provides sports scholarsips. He has two sons, Jack and William, and a daughter, Addison. He became the fifth MLB player, after Joe DiMaggio and three others, to hit at least one hundred home runs in their first three seasons.

Mark Teixeira Timeline

On May 8, Teixeira became the second Yankees player to hit three home runs in one game against the Boston Red Sox, joining Lou Gehrig, who accomplished the feat on June 23, 1927.
Teixeira was originally chosen in the ninth round of the 1998 MLB draft by the Boston Red Sox.
In the summer of 1999, he played collegiate summer baseball for the Orleans Cardinals of the Cape Cod Baseball League, where he won the league's Outstanding Pro Prospect Award.
In 2000, his batting average was .427, and his on-base plus slugging (OPS) was 1.319.
Drafted fifth overall by the Texas Rangers in 2001, Teixeira made his MLB debut on Opening Day in 2003, and hit 26 home runs as a rookie. He hit career-highs of 43 home runs and 144 RBI in 2005. The centerpiece of consecutive mid-season trades in 2007 and 2008, the Rangers first sent him to the Braves for a prospect package centered around Elvis Andrus and Matt Harrison.
Teixeira began the 2002 season in the Florida State League, where he batted .320 with an OPS of 1.000 in 38 games.