Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Munenori Kawasaki (66) prepares before the strike-out pitch to New York Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli (29) with a deep knee bend and raises his hands in the 4th inning of the game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the New York Yankees at The Rogers Centre April 19, 2013.
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Francisco Cervelli #29 of the New York Yankees reacts after scoring the go ahead run in the sixth inning against the Chicago White Sox after a base hit from teammate Ichiro Suzuki at Yankee Stadium on August 24, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.
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Melky Cabrera #53 of the Chicago White Sox crosses the plate to score a run in the 6th inning as Francisco Cervelli #29 of the Pittsburgh Pirates dives trying to make the tag at U.S. Cellular Field on June 17, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.
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Kris Bryant #17 of the Chicago Cubs is tagged out at home plate by Francisco Cervelli #29 of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the seventh inning at PNC Park on April 21, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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Nick Franklin #2 of the Tampa Bay Rays slides safely into home plate ahead of catcher Francisco Cervelli #29 of the New York Yankees and pitcher Michael Pineda #35 as he scores off of a bunt single by Yunel Escobar #11 with home plate umpire Rob Drake #30 looking on during the sixth inning of a game on September 16, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.
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Dan Johnson #16 of the Toronto Blue Jays is tagged out by catcher Francisco Cervelli #29 of the New York Yankees on a throw from right fielder Zelous Wheeler #45 after Munenori Kawasaki #66 of the Blue Jays singled in the fourth inning during a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on July 27, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.
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Francisco Cervelli #29 of the New York Yankees is tagged out at home plate by catcher Yan Gomes #10 of the Cleveland Indians to end the second inning at Progressive Field on July 7, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio.