Mark Teixeira is swinging a bat under water

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An update on the Yankees’ first baseman:

 

More like under the Mendoza Line, amirite?

Under water? For once he’s not whiffing in the air!

Eh, insert your own zingers. I didn’t sleep well last night so I’m running out of gas.

Report: Reds sign Ben Revere

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The Reds have signed outfielder Ben Revere to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training, Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports. Revere is expected to take home a salary between $1 million and $1.5 million if he makes the major league roster, Heyman adds.

Revere, 29, spent last season with the Angels. He batted a light .275/.308/.344 in 308 plate appearances. Revere does have some speed as he stole 21 bases last year.

Revere will try to earn a spot on the roster as a backup outfielder. The Reds’ starting spots are spoken for with Adam Duvall, Billy Hamilton, and Scott Schebler.