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CC's actions roar louder than words

The body language of CC Sabathia said it all: The Yankees needed this win, badly

Updated: April 7, 2013, 7:56 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

DETROIT -- CC Sabathia shows emotion on a baseball field about as often as Mariano Rivera throws a curveball.

So when the Yankees ace pumped his big left fist and let out a roar as the Tigers' Austin Jackson swung through a 3-2 changeup to end the seventh inning on Sunday, it told you all you needed to know about what this game meant to Sabathia and his teammates.

You can believe all you want to about it being too early in the season to panic, or about there being no must-win games ...

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