It's the second time since Sunday that Torres had to exit with a possible ailment, as he departed the club's game that night with what manager Aaron Boone called "a core issue".
New York Yankees'Gleyber Torres (25) hits a solo home run during the fifth inning in the second baseball game of the team's doubleheader against the Boston Red Sox, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in New York.
Baltimore Orioles outfielder DJ Stewart suffered a concussion during a freakish mishap Tuesday while the team was playing against the New York Yankees. He was back in the lineup Monday, albeit as a DH, saying he was relieved doctors had ruled out a sports hernia based only on an ultrasound on the area between his right hip and ribs.
"Similar sensation he was having when he came out the other night", Boone said postgame.
It's been a season of injures for the New York Yankees. "We'll just continue to get to the bottom of it as best we can". Torres visited a hospital for a core challenge on Sunday however performed Monday because the designated hitter. Hopefully have more information for you guys (Wednesday). "The DH wasn't about easing him back, it was about picking our alignment". And even when I saw him this morning, he felt good and really wanted to play the field. "We'll just continue to see what it is the best we can".
The 22-year-old Torres made the AL All-Star team in July for the second time in two years. The outfielder, who is ranked as the Orioles' No. 23 prospect by MLB Pipeline, entered Tuesday hitting.167 in seven games with Baltimore this season.
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