Mark Charles Teixeira famously known as Mark Teixeira is American Professional Baseball player who plays for New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (MLB). Mark was born on April 11, 1980 in Annapolis, Maryland, United States.
Mark Teixeira can switch while batting and throws with right hand. Debuting his career in major league with Texas Rangers, he, now, plays for New York Yankees. He was signed by Yankees in 2009 with 8 yr contract in $180 m. As the contract is expiring in 2016 he has recently announced to retire from his baseball career.
|Full Name||Mark Charles Teixeira|
|Nick Name||Mark Teixeira|
|Occupation||Professional Baseball Player|
|Date of Birth||April 11, 1980|
|Birth Place||Annapolis, Maryland, United States|
|Age (as in 2016)||36 years old|
|Education|| Mount St. Joseph’s HS (Baltimore, MD)
Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
|Father Name||John Teixeira|
|Mother Name||Margy Teixeira|
|Children||Addison Leigh Teixeira, Jack Gordan Teixeira, William Charles Teixeira|
Mark Teixeira Height Weight and Body Measurements
|Height||Height in feet: 6 ft 3 in
Height in cm: 190 cm
Height in meter: 1.9 m
|Weight||Weight in Kg: 102 Kg
Weight in Pounds: 225 lb
|Chest size||Not Available|
|Biceps Size||Not Available|
|Waist size||Not Available|
|Shoe Size||Not Available|
Mark Teixeira Dating History
Mark Teixeira married Leigh Williams and have three children. They met each other at Georgia Tech.
Mark Teixeira Salary: $22.5 million
Mark Teixeira Net-Worth: $65 million
Mark Teixeira Facts
- He debuted on April 1, 2003.
- After contracting in major league, he started a scholarship in an honour of his friend who was killed in a car accident.
- He has been award Gold Glove Award for five times and Silver Slugger Award for three times.