Sabathia said that he was excited to get Ichiro even though he’d been trying to get him out for all these years. Sabathia noted with injuries, Ichiro will be a huge help.
Sabathia talked about his football career. He got a scholarship offer at Hawaii to play tight end, and said he compared his game to former NFL star Keith Jackson. But CC said baseball was his true love and it was an easy decision to go with baseball when the Indians picked him in the first round.
Florio asked if he would let his son play football. CC said his son is there now and he’s going to let him play this year.