Yankees' Gleyber Torres: To begin 2017 in Double-A
Torres will begin the 2017 season with Double-A Trenton, George A. King of the New York Post reports.
The highly-acclaimed prospect, who was acquired from the Cubs in the Aroldis Chapman trade, began the transition to second base and slashed .254/.341/.386 in 138 plate appearances for High-A Tampa following last season's trade. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Torres will begin the season with Trenton and get introduced to cold weather for the first time, with his performance determining a potential promotion, despite being just 19 years old.