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CC Sabathia Opens Up For First Time Since Entering Rehab

AP/HuffPost | Justin Block | Posted 11.05.2015 | Sports

NEW YORK — Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia says he had "no other option" than to leave the team for treatment for alcoholism ahead of its loss to Housto...

An Open Letter to Yankees Ace CC Sabathia

Jor-El Caraballo | Posted 10.27.2015 | Black Voices
Jor-El Caraballo

As a Yankees fan, I have admired your work on the field. You are a gifted athlete. However, I have to say that I don't think I've ever been in more awe of you as a man than the day you released your public statement of your impending treatment for alcohol abuse.

CC Sabathia's Rehab News Is A Perfect Game In My Home

Denise Albert | Posted 10.07.2015 | Parents
Denise Albert

Whatever comes out, whatever CC has been battling and whatever happened to get him to where he is now, instead of pitching for the Yankees in the playoffs, he just taught my son a few valuable lessons in a way that he understands.

Lack of Pinstripe Pride: CC Sabathia's Rehab Announcement Shows Social Media at its Worst

Jesse Andreozzi | Posted 10.06.2015 | Sports
Jesse Andreozzi

When you belittle Sabathia himself, safe in the anonymity that the Internet provides, you are truly exposing yourself as a disrespectful coward, hating on someone in the midst of making the toughest decision of their life.

CC Sabathia Checks Himself Into Alcohol Rehab Center

The Huffington Post | Erick Fernandez | Posted 10.06.2015 | Sports

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia announced in a statement that he's checking himself into an alcohol rehab center on Monday and will not pitch in ...

How to Help Kids Adjust to Changes in Routine When Parents Travel

Amber Sabathia | Posted 06.22.2015 | Parents
Amber Sabathia

We have found ways to deal with Daddy being away so much. I have become a huge fan of FaceTime and Skype. We no longer have to take pictures or just talk on the phone. We can now have a face-to-face conversation, and both Daddy and the kids feel more connected.

The Charitable Side of the NBA All-Star Weekend

Geoff Livingston | Posted 04.19.2015 | Impact
Geoff Livingston

NBA All-Star Weekend is more than just a game and a few associated skills challenges. It celebrates the entire NBA culture, and that includes its charitable side.

LOOK: Iconic Black Trailblazers Side By Side

The Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 02.28.2014 | Black Voices

Black history is not stagnant. It continues to progress every day, as the trailblazers of the past pave the way for newcomers who continue to carry th...

CC Sabathia Looking Slim On Instagram

Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

CC Sabathia's wife Amber posted an Instagram photo over the weekend of the couple at the wedding of his former teammate Rickie Weeks. And it looks lik...

The Yankees Need a New Approach, Not New Free Agents

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

This will be a difficult and possibly strange off-season for the New York Yankees. The lawsuit between their star, aging and scandal-ridden third baseman Alex Rodriguez and Major League Baseball has drawn the most attention, but there is more.

The Posey and Cain Contracts

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 06.04.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

This is the second year in a row the San Francisco Giants have ended spring training by signing a major star to an enormous contract extension. Catcher Buster Posey is now signed through 2021, with an option for 2022, at a total cost of about $167 million. Last year, they signed pitcher Matt Cain to a similar contract.

The Next Yankee World Series Team

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.08.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The Yankees are in sufficiently bad shape that even a great year by Rivera will not bring them back to the World Series. Moreover, Rivera is not the only aging Yankee seeking to recover from an injury.

An Innocent Affair: My Love Of The [Baseball] Glove

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 07.29.2012 | Women
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

Our date nights are worked around game nights; dinner out means a local sports bar, my eyes glued to the big screen. Vacationing during the postseason doesn't even come up for discussion.

Spring Training Report: Down Here In Florida

Julio Pabon | Posted 05.15.2012 | Latino Voices
Julio Pabon

Tampa, FL - The temperatures are too good to believe and the baseball games being played remind us that this is going to be one HOT summer. NY Yank...

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Len Berman | Posted 01.01.2012 | New York
Len Berman

This fad may be short lived. When Denver beat Miami, Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow dropped to his knee in prayer. That's now called Tebowing.

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Len Berman | Posted 12.31.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Funny how one fly ball can change everything. Cards manager Tony La Russa is back to being a genius. If David Freese's fly ball to right in the 9th inning of game 6 is caught, then La Russa is labeled anything but.

You're Welcome, New York: How My Reverse Juju Helped The Yankees Win Game 4

Tony Sachs | Posted 12.05.2011 | Sports
Tony Sachs

My absence gave the team strength. My lack of faith improved A.J.'s control. My despair brought A-Rod's bat back to life. My fore-ordained knowledge that the Yankees would lose paradoxically put them ahead.

CC Finally Conquers Boston

Posted 10.31.2011 | Sports

BOSTON -- CC Sabathia finally snapped out of his Red Sox funk, and it took an extra effort to do it. The big Yankees left-hander struck out 10 on T...

Yankees' 'Hefty Lefty' Has Surprise Admission

NY Daily News | Posted 10.12.2011 | Sports

When asked after BP if he was trying to protect his valuable left hand, Sabathia laughed and said, "No, I'm righthanded. I do everything with my right...

Who Will Win The American League Cy Young Award?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The American League Cy Young award was a tight race this year. New York Yankees ace C. C. Sabathia dominated with 21 wins and only seven losses. On th...

Hail to the King, Baby

Andy McDonald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Andy McDonald

'King' Felix Hernandez should win the American League Cy Young Award. Not because of how well he helped his team, or because of how well his team helped him, but because he's the A.L.'s best pitcher this year.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The Garden will be dark in May. The Rangers are eliminated on the last day of the NHL season, losing a shootout in Philadelphia.

Wait 'Til Next March: A Spring Training Fan's Lament

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Tony Sachs

Spring training has a completely different vibe than the regular baseball season. The parks are much smaller, the crowds are more subdued; it's a quieter, more contemplative experience.