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Cervelli Hanging Tough

Cervelli Hanging Tough

ROCHESTER, NY - Illness has slowed number three in pinstripes down for the last few days, pushing back his debut for the unofficial start of the second half of the season. Francisco Cervelli's first half of the season ended strongly and that dated back to the series against the Gwinnett Braves.

The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre catcher quickly jumps out of his stance, throws off his catcher's mask, and sprints to the live ball that was bunted shallowly between starting pitcher John Maine and third baseman Brandon Laird. With his right hand he grabs the ball, spins, and fires a rocket to first beating out the speedy Jose Constanza to record the second out of the third inning. The crowd at... Recommended Stories

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