Mark Teixeira

Mark TeixeiraA.J. BurnettNew York YankeesC.C. SabathiaBoston Red SoxAtlanta Braves
Switch-hitting slugger Mark Teixeira was the center of this off-season's biggest bidding war, with teams in the AL and NL lining up offers. The New York Yankees an eight-year, $180-million deal, outbidding their archrivals, the Boston Red Sox, and the Angels in the process. The agreement,... Alex Gallardo / Los Angeles Times