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Wednesday, June 27, 2012

CC Sabathia going on the DL

CC Sabathia is going on the disabled list after feeling pain in his left adductor muscle. He felt it in his last start and waited until after yesterdays bullpen to tell the team.

Freddy Garcia will start on Friday.

Sabathia is expected to be back immediately after the all-star break and should miss two starts.

Thanks to Dom.

Repoz Posted: June 27, 2012 at 11:36 AM | 11 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Cowboy Popup Posted: June 27, 2012 at 11:44 AM (#4167649)
Wait, what? Sabathia doesn't get injuries. Especially in a muscle that sounds so made up.

Boo to Garcia and not Phelps or Mitchell. I realize it is probably a roster management thing, but I prefer seeing young crappy starters to old ones.
   2. RB in NYC (Now Semi-Retired from BBTF) Posted: June 27, 2012 at 11:46 AM (#4167654)
Aw, nuts. Let's hope they play it conservatively, because no need to do otherwise.

EDIT: I concur with CP on Garcia over the kids, but I guess Freddy is around, you might as well make the most use of him.
   3. Shooty Survived the Shutdown of '14! Posted: June 27, 2012 at 11:49 AM (#4167658)
Abductor muscle? Is that the fork holding muscle?
   4. Dock Ellis on Acid Posted: June 27, 2012 at 11:56 AM (#4167665)
Abductor muscle? Is that the fork holding muscle?

No, no, he injured his adductor muscle. That's the calculator button-pushing muscle.
   5. Jim Wisinski Posted: June 27, 2012 at 12:14 PM (#4167677)
So it is possible to pull fat!
   6. Dan Posted: June 27, 2012 at 12:21 PM (#4167687)
Supposedly they're going to bring up Warren to take Sabathia's roster spot, so I don't think starting Garcia is really a roster management issue. They have room to bring up whoever they want to make a start. I imagine they'll probably go to Phelps after he gets another start or two in AAA to stretch out, unless Garcia does better than expected.
   7. Don Geovany Soto (chris h.) Posted: June 27, 2012 at 12:59 PM (#4167721)
So it is possible to pull fat!

Rod Beck was wrong all along!
   8. Dan Posted: June 27, 2012 at 02:46 PM (#4167838)
Garcia is pitching in relief today after Pettitte left with an injury. So it looks like Warren's probably getting CC's start on Friday.
   9. JE (Jason) Posted: June 27, 2012 at 03:38 PM (#4167913)
Pettitte has a fractured ankle. It appears as though he'll miss at least six weeks.
   10. jacksone (AKA It's OK...) Posted: June 27, 2012 at 04:29 PM (#4167989)
Hmm. Perfectly timed for the Sox to go gang busters before the break.
   11. Yoenis Cespedes, Baseball Savant Posted: June 28, 2012 at 12:48 AM (#4168267)
The only funny thing Jim Rome has ever done was give him the nickname "Commander Chimichanga".

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