Texas Rangers
2014 Avg.
.000
 
Career Avg.
.256
Name  Yorvit Torrealba
Born  7/19/1978
Height  5-11
Weight  200
Number  0
Position  C
Bats  R
Throws  R
8/19/2013 8:25:00 PM
Description: The Rockies have placed catcher Yorvit Torrealba on the 7-day DL.
Insight: Torrealba suffered a head injury after being hit by a foul tip Sunday against Baltimore. You won't have to worry about him in fantasy. He hasn't homered in any of his 143 at bats this year.
 
8/19/2013 11:45:00 AM
Description: Rockies backup catcher Yorvit Torrealba is doubtful for Monday's game against Philadelphia with a head injury.
Insight: Torrealba has been getting an increased workload with starter Wilin Rosario dealing with a hamstring issue. Torrealba provides little for fantasy owners with a 252 batting average and a .608 OPS.
 
8/9/2012 7:38:00 PM
Description: Rangers catcher Yorvit Torrealba has been placed on waivers.
Insight: Texas designated Torrealba (.236, 3 HR, 12 RBI) for assignment last week after acquiring Geovany Soto from the Cubs at the trade deadline (.201, 7 HR, 18 RBI). It's unlikely Torrealba will be useful in fantasy when he finds a new team.
 
11/29/2010 6:16:00 PM
Description: Yorvit Torrealba has been signed to a two-year $6.25 million deal with Texas. SOURCE: JON HEYMAN
Insight: His money looks like a co-starter in Texas' plans. He will likely play about 70-100 games next year, depending on his health and the health of their other catcher.
 
11/2/2010 7:11:00 PM
Description: Yorvit Torrealba declined his 2011 option and will become a free agent. SOURCE: SAN DIEGO TRIBUNE
Insight: The money ($3.5 million) was probably as good as he can get on the open market but he is likely looking for more playing time. He probably won't be useful in mixed leagues.
 
10/5/2010 8:04:00 AM
Description: Torrealba went 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout on Sunday against the Giants.
Insight: Torrealba was 0-for-10 over the final three games of the year as his average slipped to .271 with seven homers and 37 RBI on the year in 95 games. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/16/2010 8:02:00 AM
Description: Torrealba went 1-for-4 with a solo home run on Wednesday against the Rockies.
Insight: Torrealba homered for the second time over his last four games as he now has six homers and 34 RBI on the year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/12/2010 8:04:00 AM
Description: Torrealba went 2-for-3 with a solo home run on Saturday against the Giants.
Insight: Torrealba homered for the first time since August 27th as he now has five homers and 33 RBI in 78 games this year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
8/3/2010 8:17:00 AM
Description: Torrealba went 3-for-5 with a RBI and a run scored on Monday against the Dodgers.
Insight: Torrealba has six hits over his past two games and now has hits in 15 straight games. He is batting .332 with two home runs and 26 RBI so far this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/18/2010 1:25:00 PM
Description: Torrealba went 3-for-4 with a home run, four RBI and a run scored on Saturday against the Diamondbacks.
Insight: Torrealba has hits in six straight games with a home run and six RBI over that span. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/9/2010 8:18:00 AM
Description: Torrealba went 2-for-4 with a RBI and a run scored on Thursday against the Nationals.
Insight: Torrealba has hits in three straight games and is now batting .279 with a home run and 17 RBI.(SportsBuff.com)
 
5/12/2010 11:40:00 AM
Description: Texas catcher Yorvit Torrealba is expected to miss Saturday's game against Los Angeles after being struck in the side of the head by Albert Pujols' bat
Insight: Torrealba isn't much of a fantasy value, but his absence makes sure that Mike Napoli continues to be catcher-eligible.
 
4/30/2010 8:21:00 AM
Description: Torrealba went 2-for-3 with three RBI, walk and two runs scored on Thursday against the Brewers.
Insight: Torrealba now has six RBI over his last three games to give him seven total on the season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
4/29/2010 8:25:00 AM
Description: Torrealba went 1-for-3 with a home run, RBI, walk and two runs scored on Wednesday against the Marlins.
Insight: Torrealba hit his first home run of the season as he now has three RBI over his last two games to give him four total on the season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
3/25/2010 8:52:00 AM
Description: Torrealba went 2-for-3 with a RBI on Wednesday against the Mariners.
Insight: Torrealba is now batting .389 with no home runs and five RBI so far this Spring. He is battling Nick Hundley for playing time behind the plate this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
2/7/2010 10:31:00 AM
Description: MLB.com reports that the Padres have officially signed Torrealba to a one-year, $1.25 million contract.
Insight: Torrealba will platoon behind the plate with Nick Hundley. (SportsBuff.com)
 
2/4/2010 8:36:00 AM
Description: ESPN reports that the Padres are close to signing Torrealba to a one-year contract.
Insight: Torrealba hit .291 with two home runs and 31 RBI last season for the Rockies. He would backup Nick Hundley in San Diego. (SportsBuff.com)
 
2/2/2010 8:25:00 AM
Description: Torrealba has a one-year contract offer on the table from the Padres, according to ESPN.com.
Insight: Torrealba hit .291 with two home runs and 31 RBI last season with the Rockies. (SportsBuff.com)
 
1/20/2010 8:42:00 AM
Description: ESPN.com reports that the Mets could target Torrealba now that Bengie Molina is off the market.
Insight: Torrealba hit .291 with two home runs and 31 RBI last season with the Rockies. (SportsBuff.com)
 
Hot7/5/2009 8:45:00 PM
Description: Torrealba received a round of applause from the Coors Field fans before his first at bat Sunday and went 1-for-4 with a double.
Insight: Torrealba made his return to the lineup Sunday after missing time to attend to matters involving the kidnapping and safe recovery of his son, 11-year-old Yorvit Eduardo, and other family members in Venezuela. He had left the team on June 2. (SportsBuff.com)