He's an incredibly
talented player, he's a great teammate and the best is yet to come. He's
only getting better. It's pretty scary."
"How far he goes
and what he becomes is still to be determined. He's beginning to establish
himself as one of the bright young stars of the game."
"He's a normal
guy who, if you didn't know that he played baseball, you would think he
was a big guy who was probably captain of the debate team or running for
congressman, or something like that.
"Some of the
guys wondered if he was Superman sometimes. There’s no doubt that
he’s on a short list of the best players that anybody has ever seen."
"He was a tough
out when he came up. He's become even a tougher out with experience. The
way he swings the bat from both sides of the plate, it's a tough combination
"I think he’s
among the top four guys in major league baseball when it comes to playing
"Mark has a chance
to become a Gold Glove winner at first base."
been pretty special since he started his career as a Ranger."
"What can you say? He’s one of the real good ones."
"He's really turned into a complete hitter."
"Winning right away was important to him."
explosion waiting to happen."
"Mark is one
of those guys that makes everyone better when he’s in there."
"The guy does
not have a weakness in baseball, or his character, makeup, competitiveness
"I'll take my chances with him every day in the lineup."
"We know Tex is right where he needs to be."
"Teixeira turned out to be so much better than any of us thought he would be."
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