Tag Archive | C.C. Sabathia

Busy Sunday for both free agents and All-Stars alike

It was a very busy Sunday for both the NHL and MLB, as free agents and All-Stars were signed and named to the local area teams. 1495 Sports has this update for New Yorksports fans to enjoy: NHL free agents: New York Rangers: The Blueshirts were extremely busy bolstering their roster for the upcoming season […]

Unlucky seventh inning for Mets in 4-3 loss to Bombers

It was an unlucky seventh inning for the New York Mets (39-33) in the 4-3 loss to the New York Yankees (42-28) in MLB action on Saturday night. The win for the Bombers was their fourth against the Mets this season, while guaranteeing the guys from the Bronx the crown of Kings of New York. […]

Kurtzberg’s Corner: Starting Pitching Key to Yankees Resurgence

Say what you want about the steady bat of Derek Jeter, the power of Curtis Granderson or the clutch walk-off home run hit by Russell Martin last weekend, but they are not the biggest reason for the Yankees recent hot streak. The fact that the starting rotation has been consistently excellent has been the key […]

Yankees strengthen rotation with call to arms

It has been reported on the official Yankees website, that the Bombers made a call to arms, with a trade for pitchers Michael Pineda and Hiroki Kurroda on Saturday. These moves had a price though as young-star Jesus Montero had to be moved to help bolster the Bombers rotation. Montero was traded to the Seattle Mariners in a four-player trade, so […]

Charity Spotlight: PitCCh In Foundation Food Drive

1495 Sports Photo Gallery from the PitCCh In Foundation food drive, featuring New York Yankees ace C.C. Sabathia. The Bombers ace lefty was on hand at the MLB Fan Cave to meet and greet fans bringing in a donation of one Click here to learn more about the PitCCh In Foundation: http://www.pitcchinfoundation.org/ Pictures from the PitCCh In Foundation food drive: […]

Yankees complete three-year deal with Brian Cashman

The New York Yankees announced on Tuesday, that General Manager Brian Cashman have agreed to a three-year contract extension. Cashman has held the GM position since 1998, helping to build the Bombers to four World Series titles. Cashman is in elite company in terms of executives who won four rings, as the last GM to accomplish the feat was the Dodgers’ Buzzie Bavasi in the 1950s […]

Sabathia agrees to deal with Yankees

One part of the New York Yankees rotation was set for the 2012 season, as ace-lefty C.C. Sabathia agreed to a contract extension worth $25 million. Coupled with the four years, $92 million remaining on the deal, C.C. will remain in the Bronx through 2016. The 31-year-old could have chosen to become a free-agent, instead returning to a place that has […]