Found September 28, 2012 on MLB Injury News:
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New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira tested his calf injury yesterday during a simulated game at the club’s complex in Tampa, reports Meredith Marakovits of the YES Network:
Mark Teixeira played in a simulated game in Tampa. 7ABs and played an inning in the field. Will play in another sim game tom or sat #Yankees
— Meredith Marakovits (@M_Marakovits) September 27, 2012


Teixeira, who has been out due to the calf injury since Sept. 8, registered seven at-bats during the game and also played one inning at first base.  The 32-year-old was able to lightly run the bases, and he is expected to play in another simulated game today or Saturday.
Teixeira initially sustained the injury toward the end of August, but he was able to rehab and rejoin New York on Sept. 8He then aggravated the injury during his first game back and hasn’t played since.
While Thursday’s news is certainly considered progress, the Yankees are still not putting a timeframe on when Teixeira will return to action.
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