Can Yankees' CC Sabathia resuscitate his career?

The New York Yankees have a slew of questions concerning its 2015 rotation and near the top of the list is whether or not CC Sabathia can resuscitate his career.Sabathia suffered from right knee discomfort in 2014 which ultimately resulted in season-ending surgery in July. He amassed just 46 innings of work last season, cutting a string of seven straight seasons in which he tossed...
Via Yankees Unscripted
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Barry Bonds is tutoring Alex Rodriguez

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is trying to make a comeback after being banned from baseball all of last season and he’s training with the all-time Major League leader in home runs. From the San Francisco Chronicle: Bonds’ latest pupil has been out of the game since 2013, has hip issues and turns 40 in July, but Rodriguez is gung ho about returning to the Yankees and...
Via Sports-Glory
9 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees:- Top 5 Starting Pitching Seasons Of The Last Decade

CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners on April 29, 2014 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Mandatory Credit:- Elsa/Getty Images) Thanks to their prodigious power and propensity for offensive prowess, the New York Yankees have earned themselves the moniker of “The Bronx Bombers.” In the...
Via The Sports Journal
12 days ago  |  Discuss

C.C. Sabathia Should Be Ready By Spring Training

C.C. Sabathia. Photo Credit: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images. Former New York Yankees‘ ace and still star pitcher C.C. Sabathia, who battled knee problems throughout the 2014 season, says he expects to be ready by the time pitchers and catchers are supposed to report for spring training. Sabathia, originally from Northern California, made his Major League Baseball debut on April 8...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees' Sabathia says he'll begin throwing bullpen sessions this month

New York Yankees lefthander CC Sabathia was limited to eight starts last season because of a degenerative right knee condition that eventually required surgery. Now just a month away from the start of spring training, the veteran told reporters Friday night in New York that he expects to begin throwing bullpen sessions later this month. Sabathia has been exceptionally healthy since...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Yankees sign Stephen Drew

The New York Yankees are reportedly adding a familiar face to their infield mix. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports the Yankees will sign veteran infielder Stephen Drew to a one-year deal. yankees will have deal with stephen drew. deal expected to come in at about $5M plus incentives to bring it to $6-7M. — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) January 7, 2015 As USA Today’s Bob...
Via Sports-Glory
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Nine Reasons why CC Sabathia recently "freaked out" at Newark Airport

1. He just heard the news that Derek Jeter has retired.2. Autograph hounds mistook him for Manute Bol.3. He was caught wearing a baggy suit from 2006, which now concealed his wife and two kids.4. He saw on the wing a hideous gremlin, which looked disturbingly like Larry Rothschild.5. The security scan revealed a tear in his elbow.6. He didn't realize he had to fly; he thought he...
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

FAIL: Big & Fat, CC Sabathia now apparently a baby too

Big, fat baby C.C. Sabathia apparently 'freaked out' when he and his posse were late to Newark airport - forcing him to miss his flight. Sabathia, according to TMZ, acted the fool -- and cops were called. Sources said the Bombers pitcher “started freaking out” at airline workers, according to the report.Sabathia — who earned $23 million last season — was planning to take...
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December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia reportedly freaked out at Newark Airport

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia freaked out at Newark Liberty International Airport after he, and 11 others who were traveling with him, missed an early Saturday morning flight to Jamaica, according to TMZ.  Port Authority police had to calm Sabathia down after “CC started freaking out” when he was told they were too late to board the plane.  
Via Speleb
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Mommy mogul Amber Sabathia on juggling motherhood, career, and being a baseball wife

  I’m bursting with excitement about the news I’m about to share! Today is the launch of my new video series, UnManning the Game TV.  Leveraging the title of my all-female fantasy football league, I’ve decided to expand the brand to include a video platform to celebrate women in sports and entertainment who are “unmanning the game” and busting up the all-boys club. This...
Via All Sports Everything
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia may have already found his new career

An old Woody Allen joke goes: "Those who can't... teach. Those who can't teach... teach gym."It could be updated: "Those who can't... write. Those who can't write... write children's books."Not saying CC can't write. But George Saunders can sleep tonight.Anyway, it's a very nice book by a very nice man. It beats Tiki Barber's line of children's books. Or George Foreman's. Or Madonna...
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Today in Tribe History: November 13, 2007

Cleveland starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia is selected as the winner of the American League Cy Young Award, edging out Boston’s Josh Beckett. His 19-7 record, 3.21 ERA, and 309 strikeouts in 241 innings pitched in 34 starts were all among the AL league leaders. Sabathia becomes just the second Indians pitcher in club history to be recognized as the league’s top pitcher, joining...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Remembering CC Sabathia’s 2007 Cy Season

This week will mark seven years since CC Sabathia ended a long Cy Young drought for the Cleveland Indians organization. The then-27-year-old Sabathia’s fantastic efforts on the mound helped to lead the Indians deep into the playoffs in what was one of the club’s best opportunities to make and win a World Series. The devastating American League Championship Series collapse against...
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November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees’ CC Sabathia: I Would Take Jon Lester In Must-Win Playoff Game

The New York Yankees don’t need to look far for a ringing endorsement of Jon Lester. CC Sabathia was asked during an interview with ESPN Radio on Wednesday who he’d want on the mound in a must-win playoff game. The Yankees pitcher pointed to a longtime American League rival. “I think it would have to be, I guess, Jon Lester,” Sabathia said. “I like Lester.” Sabathia and...
October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees Injury Update: CC Sabathia plays catch for first time since surgery

The New York Yankees entered Tuesday night's game with a record of 81-75, second in the American League East. The Yankees have struggled offensively, ranked 23rd in runs scored. A pitching staff with a respectable ERA of 3.69 have kept the Yankees slim playoff hopes alive. On the injury front, CC Sabathia, who has been out most of the season, played catch for the first time since...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Will CC Sabathia play next season? He thinks so

PHOTO COURTESY: WILLIAM PERLMAN/THE STAR LEDGER CC Sabathia worked hard this off season.  He lost a lot of weight and was expected to be the ace of the Yankees pitching staff despite the signing of Masahiro Tanaka.  But things didn’t quite work out that way for Sabathia. After struggling for a month and a half this season, Sabathia found himself on the disabled list.  He was...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Will Tanaka triumph?

This season has been a rough one for the Yankees’ bullpen. Losing CC Sabathia and Ivan Nova in the first half was difficult, but manageable. Watching David Phelps get taken out of the game on Sunday against the Red Sox due to inflammation of his right elbow was also hard to watch, but I think it’s safe to say that Yankees fans everywhere lost a little bit of hope for the postseason...
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees acquire Stephen Drew from Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox have traded shortstop Stephen Drew to the New York Yankees. Drew is the fourth member of the Red Sox to be traded before Thursday’s non-waiver trade deadline, joining Jon Lester, John Lackey and Andrew Miller. Drew joins a New York infield that includes shortstop Derek Jeter, third baseman Chase Headley and second baseman Brian Roberts. Drew is hitting...
Via Sports-Glory
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Yankees looking to add offense before trade deadline

After acquiring Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres on July 22, the New York Yankees may not be done maneuvering before the July 31 trade deadline. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports the Yankees are looking to add offense, and have identified some possibilities through trades. The player that may make the most sense in the Bronx is Josh Willingham, currently of the Minnesota Twins...
Via Sports-Glory
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

The CC Sabathia Fairy Tale

The good news filtered out slowly rom the CC Sabathia medical team.  Then, the man himself took center stage and regailed us with his joy.He would have normal knee surgery, just costing him ( and the Yankees ) the 2014 season.  I'm not going to wax on about he could have saved us a lot of trouble by noting the problem in spring training, and having the surgery then.No.  Like so...
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia season is over, to have knee surgery   The New York Yankees announced Friday afternoon that 2007 Cy Young Award winner and Yankee ace, CC Sabathia will have season ending arthroscopic debridement surgery on his right knee as early as next week.  The Yankees are hopeful that this surgery goes well for Sabathia, who is avoiding the possibility of having  to go through microfracture surgery, which could...
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July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia To Undergo Season-Ending Surgery On Right Knee

New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia will undergo season-ending knee surgery on July 23, general manager Brian Cashman announced Friday. While Sabathia will not have micro-fracture surgery on his right knee like many speculated he would need, he will have a procedure to clean out his knee. The team hopes the 33-year-old will be ready to go for spring training. “He’ll get...
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: CC Sabathia Done for 2014

In what became inevitable news, Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman announced today that CC Sabathia will miss the rest of the 2014 season. Sabathia will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery on July 23rd, and the Yankees hope he is ready to return by the beginning of next season. The original thought was that Sabathia would have to undergo micro-fracture surgery, a significantly more...
Via Standing O Sports
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees announce CC Sabathia out for season

The New York Yankees have announced that pitcher CC Sabathia will be lost for the year, with season-ending knee surgery. Erik Boland of Newsday and Jon Heyman of CBS Sports first reported the news. Cashman: Sabathia to undergo season-ending surgery on right knee July 23. Not the micro fracture surgery, but a "cleanup" procedure — Erik Boland […]
Via Full Scale Sports
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Is This the End for C.C. Sabathia?

The ride can't last forever, all things must come to an end, Father Time catches up to us all; these are just some of the clichés that come to mind when discussing the end of an athlete's run. In this case, it's New York Yankees starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia. No, he hasn't made any sort of retirement announcement. In fact, he might not for a couple more years. That said, after...
Via The Sports Post
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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