From's Tom Singer:

According to an ESPN report, the recruiting by five suitors of Teixeira is "nearing a conclusion." ...

"I want to know where I'll be by Christmas," he told ESPN on Nov. 19 while patrolling the sidelines during a football game at Georgia Tech -- his alma mater.

It remains highly unlikely that the Yankees will land, or even make a competitive offer, to the free agent first baseman.