CC Sabathia News Archive
General manager Brian Cashman said Sabathia underwent surgery Thursday to clean up his right knee, Lindsey Adler of The Athletic reports.
Manager Aaron Boone said Sabathia will pitch a potential Game 4 in the ALDS against Boston on Tuesday, though he will be available during Friday's Game 1 if needed, Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports.
Sabathia is on the 25-man roster for the ALDS against Boston, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports.
Sabathia was handed a five-game suspension for throwing at Jesus Sucre in Thursday's start against the Rays. The suspension is effective for the start of the 2019 season and he will appeal, Sweeny Murti of Sports Radio 66 WFAN reports.
Sabathia (9-7) earned the win in Thursday's 12-1 rout over the Rays, allowing only one hit and no walks over five-plus scoreless innings. He hit two batters and struck out five.
Sabathia (8-7) allowed two runs on six hits and three walks while striking out five over six innings, notching the victory Friday against Baltimore.