CC Sabathia

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Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-Ups

Every September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won’t regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.


Mark Teixeira

Teixeira Returns To Yankees’ Lineup; Sabathia Might Pitch In September

Mark Teixeira was back in the New York Yankees’ lineup Tuesday night after missing seven games with a bruised right shin.


CC Sabathia

Palladino: Girardi Must Send Sabathia To The Bullpen If/When He Returns

Girardi should make that decision now. It’s what is best for both the Yanks and Sabathia.


CC Sabathia is taken out of the game in the third inning against the Cleveland Indians on August 23, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees’ CC Sabathia Placed On DL, Might Be Done For Season

Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia exited in the third inning Sunday with right knee pain and was placed on the disabled list on Monday.


CC Sabathia

CC Sabathia On Incident Outside Nightclub: ‘Made A Bad Decision’

Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia says he “flipped out” and made a “bad decision” for getting involved in a shouting match outside a Toronto nightclub over the weekend.


CC Sabathia

WATCH: Yankees Starter CC Sabathia Has To Be Held Back Outside Toronto Nightclub

CC Sabathia didn’t pitch this weekend in Toronto, but he still managed to see some action.


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 6: Catcher John Ryan Murphy #66 high fives pitcher Andrew Miller #48 of the New York Yankees after the final out in the ninth inning against the Boston Red Sox during a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on August 6, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Yankees defeated the Red Sox 2-1. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Ellsbury Snaps Slump, Sabathia Bounces Back In Yanks’ 2-1 Win Over Sox

Jacoby Ellsbury hit a tiebreaking homer to snap out of a slump and CC Sabathia pitched six gritty innings after leaving his previous outing with dehydration, leading the New York Yankees to a 2-1 victory.


CC Sabathia throws against the Texas Rangers in the fifth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 30, 2015. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

CC Sabathia Taken To Hospital For Dehydration After Yankees’ Loss

A Yankees spokesman that Sabathia showed no symptoms of dehydration during the game, but was sent to the Medical Center of Arlington after cramping while icing in the trainer’s room.


Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angel slides into second with a stolen base against the New York Yankees on June 29, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Mike Trout Adds To Highlight Reel In Angels’ Win Over Yankees

From his glove to his bat to his feet, the Yankees were powerless to stop Trout, the Derek Jeter fan from New Jersey currently manning center field for the Angels.


Ivan Nova

Palladino: Returning Ivan Nova Must Help Heal Yankees’ Pitching Woes

If nothing else, he’s a different face. After what the familiar faces have done lately, Nova really couldn’t do any worse.


CC Sabathia is held back from home plate umpire Dan Bellino by teammate John Ryan Murphy and bench coach Rob Thomson on June 6, 2015, against the Los Angeles Angels. (Credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Sabathia Sharp Before Ejection; Yankees Sweep Angels, Win 6-2

CC Sabathia pitched six sharp innings before being ejected for arguing balls and strikes and Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer Sunday.


CC Sabathia is pulled from the game by Yankees manager Joe Girardi in the seventh inning against the Oakland Athletics at Coliseum on May 28, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Sabathia Can’t Hold Lead, Drops To 2-7 On Season

CC Sabathia allowed two homers to squander a 3-0 lead and the Yankees had their three-game winning streak snapped by the A’s in the opener of a seven-game West Coast trip.


Yankees third baseman Chase Headley stumbles after fielding a ball in the seventh inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. Headley was given an error on the play. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Yankees’ Infield Defense Behind Sabathia Has Left A Lot To Be Desired

According to some interesting nuggets provided by the research team at MLB Network, Sabathia’s problems have not been completely about his pitching and the Yankees’ hitting.


CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Headley And A-Rod Homer, Lead Sabathia, Yankees Over Royals

Chase Headley and Alex Rodriguez homered, CC Sabathia found his form in his eighth start of the season, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 on Saturday night.


Michael Pineda

Palladino: Pineda, Sabathia Need To Keep Climbing For Yanks To Succeed

Pineda and Sabathia have to keep on climbing so the Yanks can keep on climbing. So far, so good. But they should know one thing. The trail won’t flatten out any time soon. It only becomes steeper.