Sabathia has lost 15 pounds from his 6-foot-7 frame through a tough offseason training program of cardiovascular workouts and weight training. ... He hopes to lose an additional 15 pounds before the season starts.Buster Olney, Twitter, February 8, 2011:
AL source: cc sabathia has lost about 30 pounds this winter and looks great. He has done this to aid with past knee trouble.Yankees GM Brian Cashman, ESPN, February 11:
I don't believe it. I saw him (last week) at the B.A.T. dinner and he didn't look like he lost 30 pounds to me. Maybe half that amount. ... He obviously has worked very hard to rehab his knee and he's lost some weight, but he's still around 300 pounds.sachilles, SoSH, February 12:
The MLB network program "Hot Stove" just did a quick segment on who gained and who lost weight over the off season. ... MFY's Sabathia and Chamberlain were amongst the folks mentioned as reporting in with extra pounds.Savin Hillbilly, SoSH, February 12:
The 2011 Yankee offseason really is the gift that keeps on giving, isn't it?