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Pinstripe Alley Feb 19, 2019
Manny Machado reportedly agrees to 10-year deal with San Diego Padres

Manny Machado reportedly agrees to 10-year deal with San Diego Padres

There goes the dream of Machado in pinstripes. The wait is finally over: Manny Machado will not be joining the Yankees. The San Diego Padres have reportedly agreed to sign the shortstop, per Jeff Passan. The contract runs for 10 years and $300 million, explains Mark Feinsand. On the plus side, he’s far from the AL East and the Bombers won’t have to face him anymore. I’m sure CC Sabathia is happy about that. This is disappointing on many levels. First, the Yankees had a real need for him following the injury to Didi Gregorius. He was certainly the best shortstop or third baseman on...
New York Post Feb 17, 2019

How Robinson Cano and the Mets could save each other

PORT ST. LUCIE — In an alternate universe, Robinson Cano would be at George M. Steinbrenner Field this weekend, wearing his Yankees pinstripes, watching his longtime teammate CC Sabathia announce plans for his retirement season, grinning with the knowledge he’d eventually get the legend’s send-off himself. Our universe has not dealt Cano his best hand....
Call to the Pen Feb 17, 2019

New York Yankees: Will CC Sabathia be a first ballot Hall of Famer

The Hall of Fame season is certainly behind baseball fans as Spring Training begins soon. But New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia provides an interesting case on whether he will be the next pitcher to acclaim a first-ballot Hall of Fame profile. New York Yankees fans wholly understood what they would see in the Bronx […] New York Yankees: Will CC Sabathia be a first ballot Hall of Famer - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Pinstripe Alley Feb 17, 2019
Four best moments from CC Sabathia’s retirement announcement

Four best moments from CC Sabathia’s retirement announcement

Sabathia announced his retirement in a remarkably entertaining press conference. CC Sabathia held a press conference on Saturday afternoon to formally announce his retirement. The 2019 season will be his 19th in the big leagues, having spent the final 11 with the Yankees. The Bombers, of course, saw it fit to start his farewell campaign with a big announcement. You can watch the entire session here, but these highlights stand out as the most entertaining moments. Carter getting embarrassed by his dad “It would sometimes be embarrassing,” Carter Sabathia said of having his dad home. ...
Over the Monster Feb 17, 2019
MLB Roundup 2/17: CC Sabathia officially announces intent to retire

MLB Roundup 2/17: CC Sabathia officially announces intent to retire

And two veterans sign minor-league deals CC Sabathia officially announces he’ll retire at year’s end We learned earlier this week that this was going to happen, but it happened for real on Saturday. On Saturday, one of the best pitchers of his generation announced that 2019 would be his final season. I speak of course of CC Sabathia, who spoke to media members at Yankees camp to make his announcement. This is a big deal for Yankee fans, who have been watching the big lefty for a decade now. It really doesn’t feel like he has been there as long as he has, and looking back at his career...
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Yankees' Aaron Boone on CC Sabathia and Luis Severino

Yankees' Aaron Boone on CC Sabathia and Luis Severino

Yankees manager Aaron Boone talks Luis Severino and CC Sabathia at spring training.         
Pinstripe Alley Feb 16, 2019
Saturday night open thread

Saturday night open thread

Here’s your open thread for the evening! It was a busy day for the Yankees between Luis Severino’s press conference, Brian Cashman chatting with the media, and CC Sabathia announcing that he will retire at the end of the season! Fun Questions What has been your favorite Yankees move of the offseason? How do you think Sabathia’s last season will go?
River Ave. Blues Feb 16, 2019

Feb. 16th Spring Training Notes: Severino, Ellsbury, Kahnle

?Earlier today CC Sabathia announced he will retire following the 2019 season, which we all knew was coming. The Yankees held another press conference earlier in the day as well, that one to announce Luis Severino’s new four-year extension. He was very clearly overjoyed. The human element of signing a life-changing contract was on full […] The post Feb. 16th Spring Training Notes: Severino, Ellsbury, Kahnle appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
NorthJersey.com Feb 16, 2019
Before he exits Yankees as a starter, CC Sabathia wants one more World Series ring

Before he exits Yankees as a starter, CC Sabathia wants one more World Series ring

CC Sabathia wants to end his career on a high note with the Yankees, and that means another World Series.        
NorthJersey.com Feb 16, 2019
Yankees' CC Sabathia formally announces that 2019 will be his final season

Yankees' CC Sabathia formally announces that 2019 will be his final season

Yankees lefty CC Sabathia, flanked by his family, formally announces hell retire from baseball at the end of the 2019 season        
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From LeBron to the Captain, Yankees' CC Sabathia draws salutes as he enters final season

From LeBron to the Captain, Yankees' CC Sabathia draws salutes as he enters final season

CC Sabathia announced that he will retire after 2019, drawing props from the some biggest names in Yankees history and sports.         

As CC Sabathia makes it official - 2019 will be his last season - Derek Jeter, LeBron James, Steve Kerr and more pay tribute to the Yankee pitcher

CC Sabathia made it official on Saturday. The 2019 season will be his last. The six-time All-Star - who helped the Yankees to their most recent World Series title in 2009 - has pitched in pinstripes for the last decade (including 129 wins) and will call it quits after one more campaign. Sabathia...
SNY TV Feb 16, 2019

With Sabathia leaving and Severino signed, Yankees face tough decisions about who to keep

TAMPA, Fla. -- It was a day of transition for the Yankees at Steinbrenner Field on Saturday, with glimpses of both the past and future -- and questions about whether the Yankees can hold their new core together.
River Ave. Blues Feb 16, 2019

CC Sabathia announces retirement following 2019

At a press conference in Tampa earlier today, CC Sabathia announced he will retire following the upcoming season, as expected. He’s been saying 2019 will be his final season on his R2C2 podcast since last summer and now it’s official. The big man is hanging up his spikes after the season. “CC has been a […] The post CC Sabathia announces retirement following 2019 appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
SNY TV Feb 16, 2019

CC Sabathia thanks Yankees 'for believing in me in 2008'

It has been known for months now, but the Yankees had an official press conference where veteran LHP CC Sabathia announced that 2019 will be his final season in the MLB.

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