Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:43:37 -0700
Correcting a previous report, New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) will not visit Dr. James Andrews Monday, July 14. Instead, Sabathia plans to be evaluated by two other specialists.
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 17:19:41 -0700
Updating previous reports, New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) is scheduled to meet with Dr. James Andrews July 14, to have his injured knee examined. The team will not know Sabathia's status until he meets with Andrews.
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:23:54 -0700
Updating an earlier report, New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) is likely out for the season with his degenerative right knee condition. Manager Joe Girardi was hesitant to say Sabathia's career could be over. "I think it's too early to predict that but where you have degenerative issues that cause surgery, there's always a little question," Girardi said.
Fantasy Tip: Sabathia can be dropped in all formats.
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 07:20:19 -0700
New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) could require microfracture surgery, which would end his season and possibly cost him part of next season.
Fantasy Tip: The surgery could cast a shadow of doubt on the rest of his career.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:12:34 -0700
Updating a previous story, New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) had an MRI Thursday, July 3, and has been shut down indefinitely, according to manager Joe Girardi. "We're waiting to see what the next step is," Girardi said. "Can't tell you how long he's going to be shut down."
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:11:22 -0700
New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) woke up with fluid in his knee Thursday, July 3, after his rehab start, and he's likely headed for an MRI exam.
Fantasy Tip: This is bad news for Sabathia, depending on the results of his exam. We expect it to set him back at least a week, if not more. A late July return at this point might be optimistic.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:41:49 -0700
New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) had his rehab start moved up to Wednesday, July 2, for Double-A Trenton. It was originally scheduled for Thursday, July 3.
Fantasy Tip: It'll probably be a few weeks before Sabathia, already a risky proposition when healthy, returns to a game mound.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:13:33 -0700
New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) was transferred to the 60-day disabled list. New York also optioned RP Jose Ramirez to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and signed RP Jim Miller to a major league contract.
Fantasy Tip: This move is just procedural for Sabathia, who may return in the next few weeks.
Sat, 28 Jun 2014 17:20:51 -0700
New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) threw 36 pitches in a rehab start for Single-A Tampa Saturday, June 28. He gave up two runs, three hits, walked one and struck out two. He is expected to make at least one more rehab start before returning to the Yankees' rotation.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:37:49 -0700
New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia (knee) is expected to throw 40 to 45 pitches during his rehab start with Single-A Tampa Saturday, June 28. Sabathia is expected to make at least three starts during his rehab assignment.