The Yankees Just Gave C.C. Sabathia A $30-Million Raise

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The New York Yankees gave C.C. Sabathia a new 5-year, $122-million contract last night.

The new deal adds one year and an additional $30 million to the contract he opted out of earlier in the week.

C.C. could have tested the free agent waters. Pundits were even starting to speculate about which teams would go after him the hardest on the open market.

But ultimately it seems that C.C. wanted to be a Yankee all along, so long as they forked over enough cash.

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