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Mark Teixeira net worth is Mark Teixeira's salary (annual): $22.5 Million
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Mark Teixeira’s wages is $22.5 million per year. In 2008 Teixeira signed an 8 year $180 million contract together with the New York Yankees.Mark Teixeira net worth and wages: Mark Teixeira is a professional baseball player that has a net worth of $65 million. Mark Teixeira has brought in his net worth through his profession in the MLB. He won the Silver Slugger Award (2005) for being greatest hitting first baseman in the American League as well as the Golden Glove for his excellent performance as the best fielding first baseman. He made MLB history as the third switch hitter to ever to hit 20 homeruns, or more, homeruns in every one of his first three seasons, in 2005. In 2007 he suffered injuries via an uncomfortable touchdown at first base, in his match against the Milwaukee Brewers as well as for the 2nd time of his professional career, he was put on the disabled list. He turned down his contract extension with all the Rangers and was traded to the Atlanta Braves in 2007. Teixeira became the second player to homer in his first three matches as an Atlanta Brave. He was given the NL Player of the week, along with, August’s Player of the Month for bat .793 with three home runs. Following the planet series, he became a free agent. Teixeira signed a contract together with the New York Yankees having a sign up bonus of $5 million as well as a no trade clause. In 2009, he was given The World Series Championship Ring, The Golden Glove and Silver Slugger Awards, and finished second in the AL MVP balloting. He also won the Gold Glove Award in 2010 for first baseman as well as in the match from the Boston Red Sox, he became the second player to hit three home runs in a single match. The first being Lou Gehrig. He and teammate Curtis Granderson became the first teammates to have 30 homeruns in 115 matches, in 2011. This has not been done since Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle in 1961. He’s married to Leigh Williams and they’ve three kids, a daughter, Addison Leigh and two sons, William Charles and Jack Gordan. They reside in Greenwich, Connecticut. Teixeira is the co founder (along with his own wife, Leigh) of the Mark Teixeira Non-Profit Fund. This Foundation supports six scholarships, worth $5000 each, in the Dallas/Fort Worth region for three high schools.