Jay Z just locked up another big-name client for Roc Nation Sports. On Thursday evening, New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia signed with the agency.
Sabathia tweeted a picture of himself finalizing the contract with founder Jay Z.
— CC Sabathia (@CC_Sabathia) January 17, 2014
The Yankees hurler joins the likes of Kevin Durant, Victor Cruz and former teammate Robinson Cano as high-profile athletes represented by Roc Nation. After the signing, company president Juan Perez released the following statement.
“Roc Nation Sports is excited to welcome CC Sabathia to the Family. CC exemplifies everything Roc Nation looks for in an athlete and a partner.”
It’s been an eventful week for Sabathia. On Wednesday, he and teammate Mark Teixeira performed a skit on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.”
Check out the New York Yankees Ticket Exchange to see C.C. Sabathia on the bump for the 2014 season!