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CC Sabathia enters alcohol rehab, will miss Yankees postseason

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The New York Yankees will make their first postseason appearance in three years without  left-hander CC Sabathia, who announced Monday that he was checking himself into an alcohol rehabilitation center and will not pitch for the remainder of the season. “Today I am checking myself into an alcohol rehabilitation center to receive the professional care and assistance needed to treat my disease,” Sabathia ...

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CC Sabathia reports to Yankees camp at 305 pounds

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Former AL Cy Young winner CC Sabathia reported to New York Yankees spring training weighing in at 305 pounds, his ideal playing weight. “I lost a bunch of weight drastically, pretty quick, two years ago, and was kind of off-balance,” Sabathia, who was 275 at the start of camp last season, said Saturday to the New York Daily News. “I didn’t ...

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CC Sabathia to have season-ending surgery on right knee

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The New York Yankees announced Friday that CC Sabathia will have season-ending surgery. The Yankees left-hander has been scheduled to have arthroscopic debridement surgery on his right knee. Sabathia has selected Dr. Neal ElAttrache, the Dodgers’ team physician, to perform the procedure on Wednesday. “He’ll get it cleaned up and obviously it will end his season,” Yankees general manager Brian ...

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Yankees’ CC Sabathia out at least six more weeks

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New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia will likely be out of the lineup until July, general manager Brian Cashman told the New York Post. “It will be no sooner than six weeks from now,” Cashman told the paper. Sabathia, who is eligible to return from the DL next Monday, received a cortisone and stem-cell injection in his inflamed knee from Dr. James ...

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Yankees’ ace CC Sabathia heading to DL

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New York Yankees starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia is heading to the disabled list with right knee inflammation. Manager Joe Girardi said that Sabathia was sent for an MRI following his start Saturday against the Milwaukee Brewers, according to MLB.com.  Sabathia went 5 1/3 innings and finished with a no-decision against the Brewers in a 5-4 loss. The MRI showed no ...

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