Found May 19, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is out of the lineup for the second straight game and may miss Sunday as well, according to Teixeira, who has struggled with a .228 batting average, has been recently battling a bronchial condition. Teixeira missed Friday's 4-0 shutout of the Cincinnati Reds. He told he probably would not be available to pinch-hit on Saturday, either.

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