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Mark Teixeira from the Chronology
Apr 16, 2006 - Curse of the bobblehead? On Huston Street bobblehead day, the closer relieves with the A's ahead of Texas 3–1 in the 9th. He gives up four runs on five hits, including a 2-run homer by Mark Teixeira, and takes the 5–3 loss. Eric Chavez is 4-for-4 with 2 doubles for the A’s.
Aug 31, 2005 - The Rangers defeat the White Sox 9-2. SS Michael Young hits his 20th HR of the year for Texas joining the other 3 members of the Rangers infield in performing the feat. The quartet of Young 1B Mark Teixeira 2B Alfonso Soriano 3B Hank Blalock and SS Young also accomplished the deed last season. Prior to that the 1940 Red Sox were the only other club to perform the feat.
May 21, 2005 - The Rangers explode for 8 runs in the 2nd inning on their way to an 18-3 win over the Astros. Mark Teixeira Rod Barajas Hank Blalock and Laynce Nix all homer in the frame to tie a club record.
Sep 13, 2004 - In Oakland Texas reliever Frank Francisco is arrested on a charge of aggravated battery after he tosses a chair into the right-field box seats and hits two spectators in the head and woman's nose is broken when the chair bounces and hits her. Francisco will be suspended for the rest of the season by ML baseball. With two outs in the 9th inning the Rangers' Alfonso Soriano ties the game 5-5 with his 2nd homer of the night. Moments later the Texas bench and bullpen clears. After a delay of 19 minutes the Athletics win 7-6 in the 10th inning when Eric Chavez hits a single following 3 walks and an error. Chavez ties the game in the 8th after Mark Teixeira hits his 35th homer off starter Tim Hudson. "Tonight it went over the line'' Rangers manager Buck Showalter said after the game. "It was a real break from the normal trash you hear from fans. We've had problems about every time we've come here." Texas reliever Doug Brocail is seen screaming at a male fan and the pitcher has to be restrained by his teammates and bullpen coach Mark Connor.
Sep 11, 2004 - Texas beats Toronto 10-7 despite the Jays hitting two pinch homeruns in the 8th inning. Eric Hinske and Chris Gomez hit the pinch homers the latter hitting his off Ron Mahay who gets one out and the win. Mark Teixeira has a 3-run homer for Texas.