New York Yankees trade Nestor Cortes Jr. to Seattle Mariners

Nestor Cortes Jr. has utilized his craftiness to get Major League hitters out despite a high-80s fastball. (AP)

Earlier Monday, the Yankees traded LHP Nestor Cortes Jr. to Seattle in exchange for international signing bonus pool money.
The left-hander finished the 2019 season with a 5.67 ERA, 69 strikeouts and 28 walks over 33 appearances for the Yankees.