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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...

Dimmed New York Yankees star CC Sabathia wants ‘to pitch the next five or six years’

According to’s Andrew Marchand, tamed Yankees southpaw CC Sabathia will have arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Wednesday. Sabathia (3-4, 5.28 ERA), who underwent the knife to remove a bone spur in his left elbow in October 2012, won’t return this season. Nevertheless, Sabathia doesn’t immediately require the dreaded microfracture procedure that could have...
Via Sports by Colin
4 days ago  |  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...
Via Reading Between The Seams
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees, Red Sox headed for historic disappointment

With the second half of the regular season now upon us and the trade deadline just around the corner, speculation regarding baseball’s playoff picture will soon give way to the harsh realities of the 162-game grind, and for the first time in nearly two decades both the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees appear headed for an uneventful finish. Less than a year removed from a world...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  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....
Via The Sports Post
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees’ Sabathia to have two top surgeons check on right knee

CC Sabathia has postponed a schedule appointment Monday with Dr. James Andrews and has met with Dr. Keith Meister to have his bothersome right knee examined. He also has an appointment scheduled with Dr. Neal ElAttrache. ElAttrache, who examined Masahiro Tanaka’s right elbow in Seattle on Thursday, is the Dodgers’ team physician. Meister is the Rangers’ doctor. While Andrews...
Via Pro Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Injury Update: CC Sabathia to seek further advice

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia has canceled Monday's appointment with Dr. James Andrews in order to get at least two more orthopedic expert opinions on the condition of his right knee. Yankees beat writer for Bryan Hoch announced the news late Friday afternoon.CC Sabathia has cancelled his appointment with Dr. James Andrews, orig. sched for Monday. He is seeking...
Via Sports Injury Alert
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Would it be better for the Yankees if CC Sabathia retired?

Just a few years ago New York Yankees lefty CC Sabathia was one of the most feared pitchers in baseball. Now, at 33 years old, there is a chance his career will never get back on track. But would it actually be better for the Yankees if Sabathia wound up retiring? Lots of experts seem to think so. At the height of his prowess, Carsten Charles (no, CC does not stand for “chewy...
Via Rumors and Rants
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Manager Joe Girardi Says CC Sabathia’s Season Is Likely Over

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia’s much-beleaguered season looks like it could be over, according to manager Joe Girardi. Before Friday’s game against the Minnesota Twins, Girardi all but told reporters that the left-hander’s season will not continue. Asked whether he assumes Sabathia is done for this season, Girardi said: "I think that's fair to say."...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Beginning of the End for Sabathia?

Source: Leon Halip/Getty ImagesLet’s not beat around the bush, the Yankees long time de facto ace CC Sabathia has seen his better days. The last two seasons he’s been under constant scrutiny about his declining fastball and less then stellar pitching performances. He was shutdown in May after a degenerative knee issue was discovered, which was just one of many hits the Yankees’...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
19 days ago  |  Discuss
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