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FOXSports.com's Ken Rosenthal talks with Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira.
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Welcome to the MLB update presented by Chevrolet building the next generation of baseball memory. Here with yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira. Market's been an interesting start for the Yankees Gloucester to top relievers starting pitching being consistent. In your offense has been good but he probably could be better. How much better can this team that I think we can be a lot better we have. Been firing on all cylinders we have been playing as good as you know we expect out of ourselves so. There's definitely room for improvement but we have a lot of guys on this team -- -- each other believing. In the fact that. We've done it every year you know we've we've had ups and downs every year but you have to stay consistent and -- you know just once more games itself. You've had a respiratory ailment that's bothered you for quite some time now if you OK you know it's manageable right now which is -- But you know not not here I've gone which which I wish it was split you know I'm unable to go out there and play again. It's funny from the outside to play in -- city got access to the best doctors. Why can't they get this thing straight now there's some things that are just really weird and obviously our schedule doesn't allow for a lot of healing so. I try to rest a little bit I got a couple days off a few weeks ago which helps. And down -- it's like a sales manager. We spoke in spring training spoke to a lot of people about using all fields approach trying to do that. Every time -- vividly one week to the opposite field -- the averaged we wanted to be. It didn't out -- that when it's -- thinking. I wasn't driving the ball you know. I'm when he what I try to hit the ball the other way it doesn't work guys -- let let you know natural swing occur on my new plan is it one more home run that's just. That's typical the average out so. I just need to get back to -- being mean driving the ball now how much more comfortable if you've been since switch. Just. They're more aggressive and more comfortable to play 'cause it's that's me you know until people if you want to see hit the ball to left field switch it right handed on a plenty of balls left field. Thanks mark.