Cespedes was initially ruled safe by crew chief Larry Vanover. Yankees manager Joe Girardi challenged the call, and a brief review overturned it, as Cespedes briefly came off the bag.
It marked the Yankees' 28th challenge of the season; of those calls, 23 have been overturned, three have been confirmed and two have been ruled to stand.
Bryan Hoch is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @bryanhoch and read his MLBlog, Bombers Beat. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.