Gleyber Torres

Gleyber Torres

Height: 6-1
Weight: 205 lbs
Age: 24
College: None
New York Yankees

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ESPNYanks shift focus to shortstop, want Torres at 2B

With shortstops Carlos Correa and Corey Seager poised to headline a strong free agent class, Yankees GM Brian Cashman said the position is "an area of need" as the team looks to replace Gleyber Torres, who was moved to second base.

Source: ESPN
Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021

The ScoreYankees' Cashman: 'The bottom line is shortstop is an area of need'

The New York Yankees are going to be shopping for a starting shortstop during the offseason."The bottom line is shortstop is an area of need, and (if) it's going to be, we have to address it," Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Tuesday, according to the Washington Post's Chelsea Janes.Gleyber Torres started 104 games at short for New York this campaign. However, the two-time All-Star struggled offensively and defensively, accruing a .697 OPS with nine homers and accounting for 19 errors - 18 of which came while playing the position."I think Gleyber (Torres) is best served at second base in reality," Cashman said, per's Brendan Kuty.The Yankees will have plenty of options in free agency with a star-studded group of shortstops heading to the open market. Carlos Correa, Corey Seager, Trevor Story, Marcus Semien, and Javy Baez are all expected to be looking for new contracts over the winter.Copyright © 2021 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.

Source: The Score
Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021

Yahoo SportsStay or Go: Should Yankees move on from Gleyber Torres? Scouts weigh in

Should the Yankees keep Gleyber Torres and use him as their second baseman, hoping for a bounce back, or move on completely?

Source: Yahoo Sports
Sunday, Oct 17, 2021

Yahoo SportsYankees' Gio Urshela open to playing shortstop or third base in 2022

Prior to this past season, Urshela had played just 13 career games at shortstop, and none since the 2018 season. But with Gleyber Torres struggling in his switch to shortstop, the Yankees reshuffled the infield late in the year.

Source: Yahoo Sports
Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021

TheRotoFeedYankees Attempted To Acquire Andrelton Simmons At Trade Deadline

Upon first glance, it would be natural to expect the Yankees to be active in exploring this winter’s deep class of free agent shortstops. Once they bit the bullet and officially moved Gleyber Torres off shortstop, their need at the position became explicit. Prospects Anthony Volpe and Oswald Peraza have impressed enough, however, that the…

Source: TheRotoFeed
Saturday, Oct 9, 2021


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