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Sabathia is an avid Oakland Raiders fan, from his days growing up in Vallejo, Calif. He also met and married his high school sweetheart Amber, who played a major role in his signing with the Yankees. Amber gave her approval for him to move to New York instead of staying closer to home in California.

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Get to know CC Sabathia

CC Sabathia is in his third season with the Yankees but already is a fan favorite. Get to know the big lefty a little better with these facts.
Compiled by Matt Saur

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