Yanks Land Teixeira; Manny Soon To Land In LA?

Buster Olney reports that the Yankees have landed Mark Teixeira. 8 years, $170M. It appears that was the highest offer Teixeira got, which made the choice of teams pretty damn easy. The Nationals apparently had the second highest offer (yeahright) and the O’s came in at only $140M. (Nice effort for the hometown boy.) The Red Sox and Angels bowed out of the bidding the last few days.

Mark and LeighTeixeira

(Teixeira’s wife Leigh soon to look into Bernie Madoff’s foreclosed digs?)

So what does this mean for Manny Ramirez? In all likelihood, his final resting place will be in the Los Angeles. But you know what, it might not be with the Dodgers. Read more…