NY Yankees Star CC Sabathia Checks Into Rehab For Alcohol The Day Before The MLB Playoffs — Read His Emotional Statement
Take the time to get healthy, CC Sabathia!
The star pitcher for the New York Yankees announced on Monday that he is leaving the team, effective immediately, to enter a rehab facility for alcohol abuse.
The 35-year-old pitcher has long been one of the mainstays for the Yankees' pitching rotation, but as the team enters the playoffs with their first game on Tuesday evening against the Houston Astros, they will have to go ahead without him.
CC has to take care of a far more important concern.
The lefty released a statement on Monday, saying: