[Writer’s note: I was a little angry after last night’s loss.]
I know he’s been a big part of some great moments for us as Yankee fans, but I’m really sick and tired of watching CC Sabathia start for the Yankees.
His starts are painful to sit through and it’s not fun going into the games having thoughts like, “Which inning will be the bad one?” “How many home runs will CC give up?” “When the hell will the Yankees stop running him out there?”
No, seriously, when the hell will the Yankees stop running him out there?
This is starting to feel like 2000 David Cone (no offense, Coney) and how even though he was having major issues, Joe Torre kept him in rotation. Cone finished that year with a 4-14 record and 6.91 ERA in 29 starts. And while CC isn’t quite at that level yet, he’ll be there soon (current run environments put Cone at a 70 ERA+ and Sabathia at a 71 ERA+), and the Yankees need to do something about him.…