Yanks: No plans to talk to CC Sabathia

Updated: May 12, 2011, 8:12 AM ET
By Buster Olney | ESPN The Magazine

In keeping with the New York Yankees' policy in recent years, the team has no plans to talk with CC Sabathia before the end of the season about the opt-out clause in his contract, general manager Brian Cashman said Wednesday afternoon.

Sabathia signed a seven-year, $161 million deal with the Yankees after the 2008 season, and within that deal is a clause that would allow Sabathia to walk away from the contract after its third year -- and that option will become active this fall.

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