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Heaviest Pitchers in History

Boy, those pinstripes ARE slimming.

This coming offseason, both CC Sabathia and the New York Yankees have some decisions to make. If CC wants, he can opt out of the last 4 years of his contract, forgoing $23 million per year for a total of $92 million. The reason he would do this, of course, is so he could sign a longer deal covering his age 35-38 seasons. That is a smart move, because it isn’t likely that he will be more attractive at age 34 than he is now at age 30. What remains to be seen is if anyone will give him more than 4 years. Well, of course they will. But should they? Continue reading