Nestor Cortes

Nestor Cortes
usaUnited States
Current Team
New York Yankees
December 10, 1994


Nestor Cortes is a Cuban-American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. He bats right and throws left-handed. Cortes also played for the Baltimore Orioles and Seattle Mariners of the MLB. His parents migrated to the United States when he was four months old.

The Yankees drafted Cortes in the 2013 MLB draft. He made his MLB debut for the Baltimore Orioles on March 31, 2018. He was an MLB all-star in 2022.

Early Life & Career

Nestor Cortes was born on December 10, 1994, in Surgidero de Batabanó, Cuba. He started playing baseball at the age of four. His father usually took him to the stadium to watch baseball matches. Cortes developed his skills as a pitcher while attending the Hialeah High School.

Cortes attended Florida International University and played college baseball. Receiving an $85,000 signing bonus, Cortes signed with the Yankees in 2013.

Nestor Cortes Facts

Birth Place Surgidero de Batabanó, Cub
Parents Nestor Cortés Sr, Yuslaidy
Siblings None
School Hialeah High School
College Florida International University
Net Worth $7.2 Million
Earning Source Professional Contracts, Salary
Salary $3.2 Million
Girlfriend Alondra Esteras Russy
Marital Status Engaged
Favorite Athlete Aroldis Chapman
Favorite Sports Team New York Yankees
Favorite Actor Eddie Murphy
Favorite Actress Emily Blunt
Favorite Movie LIkes TV Serials
Favorite Singer No Specific
Favorite Food/Drink Steaks, Fresh Juices
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
MLB Debut March 31, 2018, for the Baltimore Orioles
Pets A Dog
Religion Christian
Smoking No
Alcohol No
Instagram Profile
Twitter No Verified Profile

Frequently Asked Questions

How Old is Nestor Cortes?

As of 2023, Cortes will turn 29 at the end of the year. His birthday is the 10th of December.

How Tall is Nestor Cortes?

The officially listed height of Cortes is 5’11”.

Who is Nestor Cortes’ Girlfriend?

He is engaged to Alondra Esteras Russy. They engaged after the 2022 all-star game. They didn’t have any children yet.

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