It seems like CC Sabathia has made his last look in Yankee pinstripes.
Sabathia was removed from the Yankees’ American League Championship Series roster Friday after struggling a subluxation of his left shoulder joint, the team announced. He shall be changed by pitcher Ben Heller and is ineligible to return this postseason.
Prior to tonight’s recreation, the Yankees changed LHP CC Sabathia on the ALCS roster with RHP Ben Heller. LHP CC Sabathia suffered a subluxation of his left shoulder joint.
— New York Yankees (@Yankees) October 18, 2019
The former Cy Young Award winner exited the Yankees’ Game four loss to the Astros within the eighth inning after dealing with 4 batters. The house crowd gave him a standing ovation in what wound up being his last look at Yankee Stadium.
After showing to expertise some discomfort on the mound, CC Sabathia leaves the sport. Yankees followers give him a standing ovation as he walks off the sector. pic.twitter.com/rLf7v0vM5s
— FOX Sports: MLB (@MLBONFOX) October 18, 2019
The 39-year-old introduced in February that the 2019 season could be his final.
Over his 19-year profession with the Indians, Brewers and Yankees, Sabathia posted a 251-161 regular-season and a 3.74 ERA. Earlier this season he grew to become simply the third left-handed pitcher in MLB historical past to report 3,000 strikeouts in a profession.
Sabathia was a six-time All-Star and gained the AL Cy Young in 2007 with Cleveland. He was named ALCS MVP in 2009 on the best way to a Yankees World Series title that 12 months.