Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia discusses his performance, including the use of his fastball, after a strong start in a 3-1 loss to Toronto.
CC Sabathia did something against the Blue Jays on Thursday that hadn’t been done in over 975,000 box scores since 1913: He pitched seven innings, gave up two runs—zero earned—on two hits with one walk and seven strikeouts. He unfortunately was saddled with the loss thanks to the defense behind him and to the Yankees’ offense which was stymied by J.A. Happ to the tune of...
There is a rather spectacular revival happening in the Bronx this season. CC Sabathia’s career was thought to be long dead, but to the contrary it appears alive and well as May comes to an end. Sabathia – a pitcher who did not deserve to make New York’s rotation out of spring training – has arguably been the Yankees’ best pitcher. With a 3-3 record and 41.1 innings logged...
Via Today's Knuckleball
1 day ago
The Yankees have not only lost two in a row after a six-game winning streak, but they also dropped a series against Blue Jays today. CC Sabathia turned in a solid start – seven innings of no earned runs (2 unearned) with seven strikeouts – but the offense failed to pick him up against J.A. Happ and Blue Jays relievers. Sabathia Strong It seems like CC has figured out how to...
Via River Avenue Blues
2 days ago
Remember when CC Sabathia was supposed to be the weak link in the Yankees’ rotation? Instead, he’s looked like the ace of late, throwing up zeroes, now with the lowest ERA on the staff at 2.83. His renaissance continued Thursday afternoon against the Blue Jays in a 3-1 loss at the Stadium in which he...
Via New York Post
2 days ago
In the literal sense, this was a loss for CC Sabathia and the Yankees, though the big left-hander could be excused if he had difficulty feigning disappointment with seven innings of two-hit ball and no earned runs against the Blue Jays' stacked lineup.
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Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia speaks about his scheduled return from the disabled list to face the Athletics on Friday.
Things keep going from bad to worse for the New York Yankees. The last-place Yankees on Friday announced pitcher CC Sabathia is heading to the disabled list with a groin strain. New York called up veteran left-handed pitcher Phil Coke from Triple-A as the corresponding roster move. Sabathia, whose 2015 season was cut short after he made the shocking announcement he needed to go...
After a stint in alcohol rehab, New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia is doing everything possible to avoid a relapse. That includes removing the minibar from hotel rooms on road trips, which he discussed in an exclusive interview with VICE Sports. Sabathia wrote an essay in The Players' Tribune in which he mentions a weekend in Baltimore just before his rehab stay where he...
Alcoholism is no joke for anybody, be it your uncle, neighbor, a random person on the street or even a big league baseball player. CC Sabathia stepped away from the New York Yankees last October to check into rehab for alcohol addiction. His decision was a bold one given the Yankees were about to begin competing in the postseason. Now, with spring training in bloom, Sabathia is...
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