03/11/2016 10:17 AM
Player Spotlight: Juan Torres
In the buildup to the 2016 season, the AirHogs have signed catcher Juan Torres, formerly of the New York Mets organization.
A native of Valencia, Carabobo, Venezuela, he began his career with the Mets in 2006, playing for their Venezuelan Summer League affiliate. Over seven years in the organization, he racked up 231 hits and 114 RBI playing catcher, first base and third base.
The versatile 27-year-old officially signed with Texas January 21st.
Welcome to the AirHogs, Juan!