Sabathia headed to DL with knee inflammation

From ESPN - August 11, 2017

NEW YORK -- Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia was put on the 10-day disabled list because of right knee inflammation, and left-hander Jordan Montgomery was recalled from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

New York also activated infielder Tyler Austin from the 10-day disabled list before Friday's game against the Boston Red Sox and optioned him to Scranton.

Sabathia's move was retroactive to Wednesday, a day after he allowed four runs in three innings at Toronto and left in pain. He is 9-5 with a 4.05 ERA in 19 starts, pitching with a brace because of the knee.


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