Yankees' Teixeira Placed on Disabled List With Hamstring Strain

Mark Teixeira of the New York Yankees waits for a pitch in the first inning of a game against the Boston Red Sox at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 18, 2014 in Tampa, Fla. Stacy Revere / Getty Images

Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira has been placed on the disabled list with a hamstring strain. He played in just 15 games last season due to a wrist injury.

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