Following his impressive career in college, where he won the Dick Howser Trophy as the national collegiate baseball player of the year, Mark Teixeira began his professional career with the Texas ranger. As the fifth overall pick, he stayed with the team for four years before being traded to the Atlanta Braves, a team that was then in the playoff hunt.
The 2007 Braves failed to make the playoffs. However, the resigned Teixeira as their power-hitting first baseman at the start of what looked like a promising 2008 seasons. But the Braves 2008 season did not go as well as had been expected, and before the 2008 trade deadline, Teixeira was traded to the league-leaded Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
Teixeira won the Gold Glove Award in 2005 and 2006, won two Silver Slugger Awards, and led the league in total bases in 2005. There was also a Mark Teixeira appearance in the 2005 All-Star game.
**Mark Teixeira Speaker**
Well loved for his dedication to the sport, and loved by a number of different fan bases who have seen him swapped from organization to organization without much personal say, a Mark Teixeira speaker appearance is greeted warmly by fans of all his former teams.
**Mark Teixeira Appearance**
Theses days, every Mark Teixeira appearance seems to be making history. Even in the early days of his career, he became the third switch-hitter in MLB history and one of just seven players in MLB history to hit at least 100 home runs in his first three seasons.
**Mark Teixeira Endorsement**
Because Mark Teixeira is an up-and-coming league star, and because he’s been a star player on a number of teams, a Mark Teixeira endorsement is easily recognized by fans around the country.
For more information about booking athletes and celebrities with the help of TSE Speakers, please fill our our detailed contact form or call us at (866) 520-7081 to speak with a dedicated TSE representative.