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Yankee turns to nasty Nestor for short break for postponed G5

Yanks turns to Nasty Nestor for postponed G5

NEW YORK — The Yankees announced they will hand the ball over to Nestor Colter on Tuesday , the southpaw began a short break with their season coming to an end in the winner-take-all Game 5 of the American League Division Series with the Guardians.

Jameson Tyrone on Monday night Already lined up for Game 5, but due to continued bad weather, the game was eliminated.

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Now, Cortez will Battle for the series finale in New York and Cleveland. The winner will have the right to face the Astros in the AL Championship Series in Houston on Wednesday.

Cortez stands at the Progressive Field club after Game 4 A corner of the clubhouse, said he hoped the Yankees would give him the ball sometime in Game 5, even though he would only have two days off.

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Rainfall provides a third. Cortez has had only one three-day break in his major league career. September10,92, he started Detroit’s game against the Tigers and had 4 runs (2 wins) and 6 hits in 2 1/3 innings.

“I’ ;I’m ready.I I’m going to empty the tank,” Cortez said Sunday. “If I have to come back from a short break, be it for two or three days, I
I’m going to try to prepare in between the best I can to feel the best possible.”

This27 On Friday, Cortez, an All-Star of the season, pitched in Game 2 of Yankee Stadium, not in New York’s 4-2 loss make any decisions. Cortez held the Guardians to two runs and six hits in 30 pitching effort in five innings Strikeouts and strikeouts in the game. He let Amed Rosario hit a fifth-inning homer.

The Guardians have announced that right-hander Aaron Civale will be in the 5th Cleveland has listed its starting pitcher as TBD, despite manager Terry Francona saying in a pregame interview that Civale will still start in the rain — adding that right-hander Shane Bieber could be in some form. lurking. If Bieber is going to pitch, he’s pitching during the three-day break, too.

Monday’s rain cancels ALCS’s previously scheduled break No matter which team faces the Astros in Game 1 at 7 on Wednesday: 30 US East time afternoon.

“Our whole intention and expectation is that tonight we are going to fight game,” Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said. “Both teams want to play tonight. Unfortunately the weather let us down. It’s getting more and more unpredictable and for that, it’s a struggle. We certainly don’t want fans sitting around all night. Here. They want to come here to watch the game, of course we want to play the game.”



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