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Rest assured, Sabathia should be fine

Return to five-man rotation could spark Yankees' ace back into his winning routine

Updated: August 13, 2011, 12:02 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The New York Yankees will get back to a five-man starting rotation by Monday.

Seems like it couldn't happen soon enough for CC Sabathia.

Pitching on five days' rest for the third straight start, the 6-foot-7 Sabathia was cut down to size against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.

The Yankees' ace allowed a career-high five home runs -- all solo shots -- over eight innings in a 5-1 loss.

Sabathia bested his career mark ...

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