Brand new York Yankees pitcher Nestor Cortez was solid on the mound against the Phillies on Monday, allowing only One run, and here’s what he did after the home run, leaving MLB fans in awe. It also happened to lead to his night finale and prevented the Phillies from potentially having any more games on the board.
There are two out In the fifth inning, Phillies catcher JT Realmuto hit a single from right. New York’s Franchy Cordero hits home plate and the ball flies over the head of catcher Jose Trevino. Thankfully for the Yankees, Cortez is exactly where he should be – backing Trevino – and made this very smart play after receiving a wild pitch :
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