By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Connecticut man who ran onto the field during the Yankees game Tuesday night is now facing charges.

It happened during the sixth inning against the Phillies.

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Numerous stadium workers and officers were needed to hold the man down and escort him out.

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Leonardo Lertora-Leiva, 25, has been charged with criminal trespass.

He was given a desk appearance ticket and released.

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It’s just the latest incident of bad behavior at the stadium. Just last week, a fan was banned for life from all MLB games after hitting Red Sox outfielder Alex Verdugo with a baseball.

CBSNewYork Team