Former New York Yankee Ronald Torreyes didn’t get to play a recreation as a Chicago Cub.
The Minnesota Twins introduced the signing of infielder Ronald Torreyes, and likewise reportedly agreed to phrases with second baseman Jonathan Schoop on Thursday.
Schoop, 27, agreed to a one-year deal price $7.5 million, in response to The Athletic. Torreyes acquired a one-year deal at an undisclosed determine.
Torreyes batted .280 with seven RBIs in 41 video games for the Yankees final season. They lately designated him for task and later traded him to the Cubs, who elected to not tender him a contract.
Torreyes, 26, can play second base, shortstop and third base. He’s a lifetime .281 hitter with 4 house runs and 56 RBIs in 229 video games with the Los Angeles Dodgers (2015) and Yankees (2016-18).
As for Schoop, he cut up final season with the Baltimore Orioles and Milwaukee Brewers and batted .233 with 21 homers and 61 RBIs in 131 video games. He grew to become a free agent when the Brewers determined to not tender him a contract.
The marketing campaign was a drop in manufacturing from his 2017 All-Star season with the Orioles when Schoop established profession bests of a .293 common with 32 homers and 105 RBIs. He topped 20 homers in every of the previous three seasons.
Total, Schoop is batting .258 with 110 homers and 333 RBIs in 681 video games over six seasons. He spent 5 half of seasons with the Orioles.