The Yankees could stay at 13 pitchers until Teixeira is eligible to be activated in a week. Right-hander Shane Greene was called up from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on April 9, but has not yet appeared in a game.
• On this date in 1978, the Yankees defeated the White Sox, 4-2, on "Reggie!" Candy Bar Day. Jackson hit a three-run homer in the first inning, and the field was showered with the chocolate and peanut treats, which were given out free to fans entering the game.