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Releasing Rivera makes it appear that NY has decided to go with Overbay at 1B until Teixeira returns. Funny thing is Rivera started today's game and was released before the game was over.

You think Teixeira is back this year?

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You think Teixeira is back this year?

His plan was to be out 8 weeks. So barring any setbacks he could be back on May 1st. He gets the cast removed from his wrist on Monday. Then he plans on strengthening his wrist for a week before picking up a bat. He hopes his wrist is pain-free when he takes normal swings.

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