CC Sabathia called it a "misunderstanding."
Avisail Garcia said that "nothing happened."
Their strange narrative of what happened after Sabathia released the proper fielder of the Rays who graduated to push the top of the sixth on the other, the two graduated crying one, with removal of banks and bullpens removal.
And it may have given a spark for the Yankees win 8-3 over Tampa Bay at The Bronx.
we're locked, & # 39; & # 39; Aaron's Judge said of Sabathia. "And he can burn us when we need it and we need it tonight."
The Yankees finished 3-1 at that time, one night after their dramatic ninth loss in the Rays.
Sabathia showed something in the direction of the home plate, which caught Garcia's attention.
"I'm not talking to him," says Sabathia. "He looked up at me and said something and it was over. I laughed, stuffed myself and I could have done something wrong with it. I would not be able to get it back. & # 39; & # 39;
Sabathia at the start of home plate Phil Cuzzi about a call, but started as the left hand and Garcia jawing at one, grew up with Didi Gregorius holding his teammate
" It felt like having a bear right there, "Gregory said in a smile." I know now what would like to have a great encounter against a bear. Even though I got a little bit. & # 39; & # 39;
Sabathia said he did not realize that it was the shortstop grabbing him until Gregorius told him about it after the game.
"I did not want him to be thrown into the game," Gregorius said. "I tried to stop him as long as I can."
Despite being short on the details, Sabathia acknowledged his recent history against the Rays. [Mayo19659002] In May, Sabathia almost reached Austin Meadows with a pitch and could walk from the shouting shouting, "I'm really trying to hit his ass . "
That came after the Yankees were upset that Yonny Chirinos had plunked Lucas Voit and Gary Sanchez in a game on Tampa Bay.
In September, Sabathia was washed away from one game and ended up delivering five suspension games to start this season for Jesus Sucre's drone in retaliation for Rays & # 39; Andrew Kittredge who was thrown behind the head's Austin Romine.
"Last year was not my fault," Sabathia said. "Two good teams are fighting for division. The games will be strong. "
As happened to Garcia:" No love is lost. "
" We've been playing a lot, "said Aaron Boone." Sometimes [Sabathia] is eating a little, that's all. "
Two more wagering times took place, but the Yankees took over The game broke out on the eighth, thanks to a Judge's homer and a grand slam of Gregorius.
"I want to say that they responded [well]," Sabathia said. "They fired."
– Further reporting by Dani Mohr