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Scouting Yankees Prospect #15: Luis Torrens

Torrens is advanced in all phases of the game

The New York Yankees signed catcher Luis Torrens out of Venezuela for $1.3 million in July of 2012. Known for his advanced bat, he made remarkable strides on the defensive side of the ball in his debut season last year, enough to put him in some rare company among the Yankee prospects.

Vital Statistics: Name: Luis Torrens Position: Catcher DOB: May 2, 1996 Height: 6'0" Weight: 180 Bats: Right Throws: Right He hit just .241 with one home run for Gulf Coast League Yankees2 last year in his debut season but the numbers were a little misleading. "If you were to take his Extended [Spring Training] numbers and combine them with the GCL you'd see much better numbers," GCL Yankees... Recommended Stories

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