Tagged: ‘CC Sabathia’

Yankees: Is 2017 CC Sabathia’s Last Season in Pinstripes?
February 21st, 2017 at 12:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** 2017 will be CC Sabathia's ninth year in pinstripes, and possibly his last. Will the Yankees re-sign the again left-hander when his contract is up, or let him go? The Yankees paid big bucks, $202 million to be exact, to keep CC Sabathia in New York for the past nine years....

Yankees Facial Hair Policy: Is Nothing Sacred Anymore?
February 17th, 2017 at 1:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Since 1973, when George Steinbrenner purchased the team, the Yankees have had a strict appearance policy regulating how players look on the field. After reportedly watching a number of Yankees players' hair cover a portion of their numbers during a rendition of the Star-Spangled Banner, some 44 years ago, The Boss, who...

Open Thread: February 14th Camp Notes
February 14th, 2017 at 7:39 PM
Three pitchers and a contract year Spring Training has begun. Pitchers and catchers reported to Tampa today â?? the position players are due to arrive Saturday â?? and Joe Girardi held his annual start-of-spring press conference this morning. Part of the press conference is above. The rest of...

Three pitchers and a contract year
February 14th, 2017 at 4:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bird's shoulder, Severino's changeup among top storylines for Spring Training (Maddie Meyer/Getty) The Yankees' 2017 rotation is on the precipice of change. The main reason anyone would state that is due to the rebuild/transition and the newfound reliance on young arms. The Yankees will be handing as many...

Yankees enter spring training sorting starting pitchers
February 10th, 2017 at 2:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (AP) The Yankees enter spring training in an unusual state: transition. New York's major offseason moves were to sign closer Aroldis Chapman as a free agent after trading him last July and to add right-handed hitters Matt Holliday and Chris Carter. A Baby Bombers youth movement began last...