Originally written on Lady Loves Pinstripes  |  Last updated 11/15/14
English: CC Sabathia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) At the start of the 2012 season, I asked my father, ‘what could be the worst thing to happen to the New York Yankees this season?’ He responded without even taking a breath, “CC Sabathia getting injured.” So when the news broke, prior to today’s third and final afternoon romp with the Cleveland Indians, that CC Sabathia was being placed on the 15-DL my stomach dropped. Moments later one of my best buds, who happens to be a very angry Phillies fan at the moment, called and before he could even say hello, I asked him ‘what is the worst news that the Yankees could get?’ And he blurted, “CC Sabathia going on the DL.” I could barely muster the words to tell him that has just come true; and at first he didn’t even believe me. The Yankees workhorse, who has not been on the DL since 2006 has been diagnosed with Grade 1 strain in his left adductor muscle, which he felt in the fourth inning of his Sunday night start vs. the Mets but didn’t tell the
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