Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/15/14

PHILADELPHIA - NOVEMBER 02: Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees strikes out against pitcher Ryan Madson #46 of the Philadelphia Phillies to end Game Five of the 2009 MLB World Series at Citizens Bank Park on November 2, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies defeated the Yankees 8-6. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Don't expect Mark Teixeira to make too many dramatic changes with his swing again. Since the Yankees first baseman decided to abandon the changes he was attempting, returning to his normal approach, he's been on fire. He hit two homers and drove in five runs Saturday, leading the Yankees to a 9-2 victory over the A's. "I tried, it didn't work," Teixeira said of the modified approach, which had him hitting to all fields more instead of his normal pull approach. "I've been a certain kind of hitter and it's worked out pretty well. Hopefully it will continue to work out." Teixeira, who is 7 for 15 with three homers in his past four games, has also gotten over a bad cough that nagged him, which may have been affecting his performance. "There are a lot of reasons it could be happening but as long as it's happening I don't care what the reasons are," Yankees manager Joe Girardi said. Teixeira had four of the Yankees' 14 hits as they had a third consecutive...
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