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Nats, O's shouldn't be in hunt for Teixeira

Updated: December 15, 2008, 10:48 AM ET
By Buster Olney

We saw the damage that Mark Teixeira could do with the Angels in his 54 games with the team down the stretch. Batting in front of Vladimir Guerrero in the lineup, the switch-hitting first baseman mashed to a .358 batting average and a .632 slugging percentage, and he had a .449 on-base percentage. If the Angels bring him back as part of a payroll of about $120 million, he could help lift them to another division title and another run at a World Series title.

We know what Teixeira would ...

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