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Q&A with Yankees 36th Rnd Pick Nestor Cortes

Cortes believes in his fastball

We sat down with Yankees' 36th round pick, Nestor Cortes, for a Draft Day Q&A session. Find out what the left-handed pitcher from Hialeah Senior High School in Florida says about his game, how he feels being drafted by the Yankees, what he plans on doing, and much more. Tell us what is going through your mind after being selected by a team like the Yankees. Nestor Cortes: Well basically, I was on the phone with the area scout of the Yankees, and he was telling me that I might not get drafted, and at first I thought I wasn't going to get drafted. But, then he told me that I was the next one in line. When I heard that, I was so excited. You... Recommended Stories

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