2B,SS - NYY
Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Monday that Gleyber Torres is "probably" going to hit leadoff in the Yankees Wild Card game against Boston on Tuesday.
Torres had hit third in the previous three games, but he will likely move to hit leadoff with DJ LeMahieu landing on the injured list.
Gleyber Torres went 3-for-5 and hit a home run and drove in two runs as the Yankees beat the Red Sox on Friday by an 8-3 score.
Torres has been hot in September hitting .300 with a .364 on-base percentage, two homers, seven RBI, 10 runs scored, and two stolen bases. Overall the 24-year-old infielder has had a disappointing year for fantasy owners hitting .261 with eight homers over 119 games this season.
Gleyber Torres went 1-for-3 with a double, drove in a run, and scored two runs on Wednesday as the Yankees beat the Rangers.
Torres is heating up at the plate and has a nine-game hitting streak going. The 24-year-old infielder is hitting .257 with seven home runs, 47 RBI, 44 runs scored, and 14 stolen bases over 479 plate appearances this season.
Gleyber Torres went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a walk in Monday's 4-3 win over Texas.
Torres is hot at the plate right now and has hits in 10 of his last 11 games, going 13-for-41 (.317) during that span. The 24-year-old infielder is hitting .256 with seven home runs, 46 RBI, 42 runs scored, and 14 stolen bases on the season.
Gleyber Torres went 2-for-4 and scored a run on Saturday as the Yankees beat the Mets by an 8-7 score.
Since coming off the IL on September 3rd, Torres is hitting .231 with a .259 on-base percentage over eight games. The 24-year-old shortstop is no longer someone who must be rostered in all fantasy leagues.