Tagged: ‘Rule 5 Draft’

It looks like Luis Torrens just may stick with the Padres
May 8th, 2017 at 2:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** Yankeemetrics: Bronx Bombers invade Wrigley (May 5-7) (Getty Images) A 21-year-old catcher with just 198 plate appearances in above short-season ball, should logically not make it through an entire season on a major league roster. It just doesn't happen. But with Luis Torrens and the 2017 San Diego...

New York Yankees Update Their 40 Man Roster in Anticipation of the Rule 5 Draft
November 23rd, 2012 at 8:20 PM
In anticipation of the Rule 5 Draft next month the New York Yankees made some additions to their roster to protect some of their top prospects. The Yankees added LHP Manny Banuelos the No. 4 prospect in New York's organization. Currently Banuelos is rehabbing from Tommy John surgery performed on Oct 4...

Reliever Cesar Cabral Will Get Second Chance to Make New York Yankees Roster
November 4th, 2012 at 12:01 PM
After acquiring reliever Cesar Cabral from the Kansas City Royals through the Rule 5 Draft, the New York Yankees were impressed with his strong spring training, but unfortunately had to shut him down for the season with an elbow injury. However, Cabral will be given another chance, as the Yankees...