A quick note and something I was hearing whiffs of in May. It was revealed today HERE, and then confirmed by Mark Teixeira that he will be shut down for the rest of the season in an effort to repair his wrist in surgery. Recovery is about 6 months.On May 4th, Bleeding Yankee Blue was bold enough to reveal that we we're sure through our sources that Teixeira would be shut down this season. We wrote then in THE RUMORS I KEEP HEARING ABOUT TEIXEIRA, quote "...this wrist injury is worse than we all thought and I’m not saying “backby the All-Star Break” worse… I’m saying I'm hearing it’s "season ending" worse… like maybe asurgery situation, much like Brett Gardner last year. Shocking? Hey, itwouldn’t surprise me at all..."You don't need a crystal ball. You don't need a Yankee press...

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