Nestor Cortés Jr., who goes by the nicknames Nasty Nestor and Hialeah Kid, is a Cuban-American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. In the 2013 MLB draft, the Yankees took him in the 36th round. He has played for the Baltimore Orioles and the Seattle Mariners.
Cortes started the 2022 season with the Yankees in the starting rotation. Cortes made his first All-Star Game appearance in 2022. In the bottom of the sixth inning, he had two strikeouts, a hit by pitch, and a walk.
Apart from his professional success, when we look into Cortes personal life, he’s already engaged to his longtime girlfriend, Alondra Esteras Russy, and planning to get married soon. They have been together for seven years now. Recently, the couple celebrated their 7-year anniversary.
Read on to know everything about Nestor Cortes’ fiance and their relationship details.
Nestor Cortes And His Girlfriend Alondra Esteras Russy Are Engaged
Following his first MLB All-Star Game, Nestor Cortes proposed to his girlfriend.
Cortes proposed to his girlfriend Alondra Esteras Russy during the festivities around the MLB All-Star Game in Los Angeles, which he captured in a series of Instagram posts posted on July 20.
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Cortes captioned the post as, “All-Star week made 2 of my dreams come true,” “Pitch in a all-star game. And propose to my best friend. With my parents along my side.”
I had to make it official, Cortes continued, since “despite ups and downs we manage to keep each other happy.” The Yankees starter added, “I thank you for being by my side for every struggle I’ve had but also all the success, I hope there is more to come for both of us. I love you very much !”
Alondra responded to her fiance’s post by gushing, “And… Of course, I said YES!”
Meet Alondra Esteras Russy, Nestor Cortes’ Girlfriend
Despite the fact that Cortes is well-known to baseball fans for his time spent with the New York Yankees, his fianceé prefers to remain out of the public eye.
On the other hand, Alondra maintains an active presence on Instagram, where she now has a following of a little more than 6,000 people. You may find her under the handle @alondraesterasrussy. She is quite open regarding her relationship with her boyfriend and keeps posting pictures of herself with her boyfriend Nestor. Recently, the couple mark their 7 years of togetherness. Russy shared a picture of two of them and captioned it, “HAPPY 7 YEAR ANNIVERSARY 💕 Happy and Grateful to have you my life 🦃🍁”
She is also active on TikTok, where she has garnered the support of 530 followers and more than 5,000 likes. According to the information provided in her Instagram and TikTok bios, Alondra is a native of the Puerto Rican city of Caguas. She is also a digital creator and maintains a separate account on Instagram, where she posts about her photoshoots.
Both of them are very open in showing off their relationship to the public and keep posting about each other on their respective social media platforms.