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Red Sox Look To Play Spoiler As Yankees Begin Series At Fenway Park

The Boston Red Sox will look to do damage to their archrival’s Amercan League East pennant hopes when they open a three-game series against the New York Yankees on Monday as slight -125 moneyline favorites at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Red Sox are coming off a disappointing 5-4 loss on Sunday to the National League East-leading New York Mets after having upset the...
Via NESN.com
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia: I was smoking cigar in photo, not a blunt: Report

Apparently, it’s nothing more than a cigar claims CC Sabathia after the Yankees ace posted a picture, taken by an unknown photographer, on Instagram early Saturday afternoon showing him smoking what looks like a funny, little brown cigarette on the balcony of an Atlanta hotel. On the Instagram account, Sabathia said he was smoking a cigar, but skeptics said otherwise, Yankees...
Via The Other Paper
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Who would be the Yankees one-game wild card starter? Easy. It's whoever pitched well in his last game

Last night, Michael Kay, the YES' Wes Nesman (you don't hear many WKRP references these days, eh?) opined that - assuming the collapsing Yankees don't continue their collapse - Luis Severino or Nathan Evaldi should start the Bud Selig One Game Profit Maximization Classic, some six weeks from today. That's a fine piece of assumin', because both are coming off fine outings...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees’ stagnant offense puts pressure on fragile rotation

Through most of the first four months of the season, the New York Yankees offense was one of the high-points of the club. They were second in the league in scoring and fairly consistent. The production was typically spread throughout a majority of the lineup; just about everyone helped produce runs at some point. But, once August came around, the offense has been sputtering more...
Via Yankees Unscripted
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Teixeira back in Yankees' lineup; Sabathia eyes 2015 return

NEW YORK (AP) Mark Teixeira was back in the New York Yankees' lineup Tuesday night after missing seven games with a bruised right shin. The All-Star first baseman was set to bat cleanup against Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel. Teixeira, injured last week when he fouled a ball off his shin, had a .359 on-base percentage and was leading the team with 31 homers and 79 RBIs. In other...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabathia avoids surgery, could pitch out of bullpen

The New York Yankees were dealt with unfortunate news over the weekend, as CC Sabathia had injured his knee, putting his 2015 season in jeopardy.On Tuesday, however, Sabathia told the media he will avoid surgery for now.He also added that he's open to pitching out of the bullpen, something Yankees fans have been pulling for with Sabathia struggling this season.In 2015, the left hander...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees' Sabathia reportedly will avoid surgery, might return as reliever

New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia will not need surgery on his ailing right knee, MLB.com reports. Sabathia was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday, at which time manager Joe Girardi admitted there was concern that Sabathia's season might be over. Now there is optimism that Sabathia will return, though perhaps in a relief role. All 447 of Sabathia's career regular-season...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia Shut Down, Placed on DL

The New York Yankees placed left-hander CC Sabathia on the 15-day disabled list on Monday after the hefty lefty exited Sunday’s game with pain in his surgically-repaired right knee. Manager Joe Girardi was quoted as saying that there’s “a possibility” that Sabathia won’t pitch again this season, as the Yankees will shut down the 35 year-old for the next few weeks. Sabathia...
Via Baseball Essential
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabathia's season in jeopardy after being placed on DL with knee injury

NEW YORK -- CC Sabathia has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right knee injury that could end his season. New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Monday there is no timetable for the big left-hander's return, and he kept open the possibility that the 35-year-old Sabathia might not pitch again this year. The staff leader, Sabathia came out of his start Sunday after...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Yanks place CC Sabathia on DL, knee injury could end season

NEW YORK (AP) CC Sabathia has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right knee injury that could end his season. New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Monday there is no timetable for the big left-hander's return, and he kept open the possibility that the 35-year-old Sabathia might not pitch again this year. The staff leader, Sabathia came out of his start Sunday after...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees CC Sabathia heads to DL, Yankees in AL East dog fight

New York Yankees veteran left handed pitcher CC Sabathia is heading to the 15-day disabled list with an apparent knee injury. Sabathia was removed from the game in the 3rd inning after completing two outs against the Cleveland Indians his last start. He surrendered four hits, two runs, four walks and one strikeout on the frame. Sabathia has struggled mightily this season showing...
Via Real Sports Entertainment Network
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Dear Mr. Sabathia, If you return this year, it must be as a power lefty out of the bullpen

Dear Madam or Sir,Last night, I had this bizarre dream...It's early October, the Bud Selig Memorial One Game Maximization of Profits Wild Card... and the Yankees are playing the Angels - in California, of course. It's the bottom of the seventh. We lead by one, but the Winged Wonders have loaded the bases for Trout and Pujols. Across the Yankiverse, hope has turned to liberal dosages...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Thank You Andy

Today was a big day for the New York Yankees, the team dropped a tightly contested battle with the Cleveland Indians 4-3 and with a Toronto Blue Jays win the Yankees dropped out of first place in the AL East. On top of that SP C.C. Sabathia left in the third inning with knee pain, an area that has been bothering him all season. Yet, for a lifelong Yankee fan, today was a day of celebration...
Via Baseball Essential
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lindor homers, Sabathia injured as Indians beat Yankees 4-3

NEW YORK (AP) -- Francisco Lindor homered off Dellin Betances in the eighth, Trevor Bauer allowed just two hits in 6 1-3 innings and CC Sabathia exited with an injury as the Cleveland Indians defeated the New York Yankees 4-3 on Andy Pettitte Day in the Bronx on Sunday. Carlos Santana homered off Sabathia for the Indians, who have won five of their last six games at Yankee Stadium...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lindor homers, Sabathia injured as Indians beat Yankees 4-3

NEW YORK (AP) -- Francisco Lindor homered off Dellin Betances in the eighth, Trevor Bauer allowed just two hits in 6 1-3 innings and CC Sabathia exited with an injury as the Cleveland Indians defeated the New York Yankees 4-3 on Andy Pettitte Day in the Bronx on Sunday. Carlos Santana homered off Sabathia for the Indians, who have won five of their last six games at Yankee Stadium...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lindor homers, Sabathia hurt as Indians beat Yankees 4-3

NEW YORK (AP) Francisco Lindor homered off Dellin Betances in the eighth, Trevor Bauer threw 6 1-3 strong innings and CC Sabathia exited with an injury as the Cleveland Indians defeated the New York Yankees 4-3 on Andy Pettitte Day in the Bronx on Sunday. Carlos Santana homered off Sabathia for the Indians, who have won five of their last six games at Yankee Stadium. Sabathia departed...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees LHP Sabathia exits game with right knee pain

NEW YORK (AP) New York Yankees starter CC Sabathia exited Sunday's game against the Cleveland Indians with right knee pain. Sabathia struck out Yan Gomes in the third inning with a 91 MPH fastball. After the pitch, Sabathia stepped off the mound, visibly unhappy, and was visited by athletic trainer Steve Donohue and manager Joe Girardi, then left the game. Sabathia allowed two runs...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians-Yankees Preview

CC Sabathia has never endured a winless stretch of more than six starts during any of his 15 major league seasons. The team with which he recorded half of his 212 victories can change that. Only two active pitchers have more career wins, but only two have a worse ERA than Sabathia this season going into the New York Yankees' matchup Sunday with the Cleveland Indians - one of the...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

After Sabathia Pitches Into 7th, Offense Takes Over In Yankees Win

CC Sabathia giving up that 2R HR in the top of the 7th inning was inevitable. Given the way his season has gone to date, CC was going to give up more than one run. It was just a matter of when, how many and whether the Yankees could counter. Even watching Sabathia throw 4 perfect innings with four strikeouts and a low pitch count, you just knew that his “one bad inning” was...
Via Lady At The Bat
13 days ago  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia on Toronto bar incident: ‘I just flipped out’

    New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia was caught on camera over the weekend being restrained by a friend when a fight broke out outside a nightclub in Toronto. On Monday, the lefthander admitted that his reaction was not a good look. “I just flipped out, you know. I could have handled it better,” Sabathia told reporters, according to The Associated Press. “Made a...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Yanks' Sabathia says he 'flipped out' in Toronto street mess

NEW YORK (AP) Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia says he ''flipped out'' and made a ''bad decision'' for getting involved in a shouting match outside a Toronto nightclub over the weekend. TMZ posted video Monday showing Sabathia hollering in a crowd of people early Saturday. New York had started a series at Toronto several hours earlier. Sabathia's scheduled start at Yankee Stadium on...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia has to be held back during Toronto street brawl (VIDEO)

The Yankees weren’t just battling the Blue Jays for first place in Toronto this weekend — they were mixing it up with some fans as well. A video posted on TMZSports.com Monday afternoon shows Yanks starter CC Sabathia getting into a shouting match outside a Toronto nightclub early Saturday morning. The incident took place outside the EFS Nightclub where CC was seen relaxing...
Via The Other Paper
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Why was CC Sabathia menacing during a night club brawl & why is he scratched for tonight?

TMZ sports reports:Yankees star CC Sabathia was leaving a Toronto nightclub when a massive fight broke out ... and several people had to hold him back from the action.The brawl broke out early Saturday morning outside EFS Nightclub ... after the Yankees had won game 1 of their weekend series against the Blue Jays. CC stands out in the crowd for two reasons -- he's 6'7" and he's sporting...
Via Bob's Blitz
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: CC Sabathia Had To Be Restrained During Toronto Street Fight (Video)

CC Sabathia nearly found himself in the middle of a huge mess over the weekend in Toronto — and it wasn’t on the Rogers Centre field. The New York Yankees pitcher somehow got tied up in the middle of a nasty-looking street fight outside a Toronto nightclub during the team’s trip to Toronto to play the Blue Jays. TMZ Sports obtained video footage of the altercation, and according...
Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Sabathia nearly involved in Toronto bar brawl

    New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia nearly found himself at the center of a fight outside a bar in Toronto over the weekend. According to TMZ, a huge brawl broke out outside EFS Nightclub early Saturday morning after the Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays. A video allegedly shows Sabathia being restrained and forced into a car by a friend so that he stayed out of...
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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