Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 6/27/12
Injuries might be the only thing able to slow down the Yankees. The hottest team in baseball suffered a tough blow on Wednesday with the news that ace CC Sabathia is being placed on the disabled list with a Grade 1 strain of the adductor muscle near his left leg -- his groin. "He doesn't want to go on [the DL], but he understands it's the best thing to do." Yankees manager Joe Girardi said. "Missing two starts is better than seven or eight." Sabathia is 9-3 on the year with a 3.45 ERA for the Yankees, who are 18-5...

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