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CC Sabathia has swelling in knee

Updated: July 4, 2014, 12:31 AM ET
By Andrew Krammer | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

MINNEAPOLIS -- CC Sabathia was aiming to return around the All-Star break, but after waking up with inflammation in his right knee on Thursday, that's unlikely to happen.

Sabathia was roughed up in his rehab start for Double-A Trenton on Wednesday night, lasting 3 1/3 innings, allowing five runs (three earned) on five hits. He had another MRI on Thursday and has been shut down indefinitely, according to manager Joe Girardi.

"We're waiting to see what the next step is," Girardi ...

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