|Bats / Throws||Left / Left|
|Date of Birth||7/21/1980|
|Height, Weight||6'6", 300 lbs|
|Drafted||1998 - Rd 1|
Sabathia is on the Yankees' ALCS roster.
Sabathia missed the ALDS with shoulder soreness, but will be available out of the bullpen against the Astros in the ALCS. The 39-year-old posted a 4.95 ERA over the regular season, but will be able to provide a veteran presence in the bullpen as he has appeared in 24 postseason games over his career.
Sabathia (shoulder) expects to be named to the ALCS roster, Ken Davidoff of the New York Post reports.
Sabathia was held off the ALDS roster due to shoulder soreness, but the veteran southpaw stated Friday that he anticipates making the roster for New York's upcoming playoff series against Houston. He'll be used in a relief role, assuming he's named to the roster.
Sabathia (shoulder) remains an option for the Yankees' ALCS roster, Brendan Kuty of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Sabathia missed the ALDS due to a sore shoulder, but he was able to throw Wednesday. Even if healthy, there's no guarantee he makes the roster, as he posted a 4.95 ERA this season.
Sabathia (shoulder) will throw Wednesday, Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports.
Shoulder soreness has kept Sabathia off the mound since Sept. 24 and led to him being left off the Yankees' ALDS roster. He hopes to be available for the ALCS, though the Yankees may not particularly need the veteran and his 4.95 ERA.
Sabathia (shoulder) is not on the roster for the American League Division Series against the Twins, Brendan Kuty of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
The veteran was unavailable at the end of the season in order to rest, but manager Aaron Boone revealed Thursday that Sabathia has been dealing with shoulder soreness and received a cortisone shot, according to James Wagner of The New York Times. Wagner reports that the 39-year-old will keep throwing to try to become available if the Yankees advance.