One Hit Wonder

Bruce Beck goes 1-on-1 with CC Sabathia on his near no-no, and what it will be like to get his World Series ring.

By Bruce Beck
|  Tuesday, Apr 13, 2010  |  Updated 12:57 AM EDT
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Just 5 Outs Shy Of A No-Hitter, Sabathia Goes 1-on-1 With Bruce Beck

CC got straight A's in Tampa on Saturday.

Yes, the "ace" of the Yankees staff just missed a no-hitter against the Rays at Tropicana Field.

The 29 year-old left-hander went seven and two-thirds before surrendering a single to Kelly Shoppach. Still it was a brilliant performance by the 2007 Cy Young Award winner, who was tied for the major league lead with 19 victories a year ago.
 
I caught up with the monstrous southpaw in the Yankee clubhouse on Monday to talk about his pursuit of perfection, the Bronx Bombers hopes for 2010 --and the excitement of getting his World Series ring at the home opener on Tuesday. 

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