• Nestor Cortes is still feeling great as innings pile up

    16 days ago - By Bésame

    Nestor Cortes feels fine. The Yankees lefty threw five solid innings Saturday in the Bombers' 8-2 win over the Royals at Yankee Stadium. With that, he's thrown 106.2 overall this season and is inching close to where he topped out last season.
    That had been a concern about the 27-year-old coming into the season. He has never pitched more than 93 in the big leagues and threw just 108 between the majors and minors last year.
    He pitched a career-high 115 inning in the minors back in 2018.
    “I feel great, don't feel it at all,” the All-Star pitcher said. “Between 2018 and 2019, I threw winter...
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