Gleyber Torres Bio

(Baseball player)

Relationship Statistics of Gleyber Torres

What is Gleyber Torres marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Married
When did Gleyber Torres get married ? (married date): April 01, 2017
Is Gleyber Torres having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Gleyber Torres gay ?: No
Who is Gleyber Torres wife ? (name): Elizabeth

More about the relationship

Gleyber Torres is a married person. He married his longtime girlfriend Elizabeth on April 1, 2017. They had met in his hometown of Caracas in 2014. He and wife are yet to welcome children. As of 2019, the couple seems to be living happily without rumors of extra-marital affairs or divorce.

Who is Gleyber Torres?

Gleyber Torres is a Venezuelan baseball player and he is a second baseman and shortstop for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball, having played for Chicago Cubs in the minor leagues.

Gleyber Torres: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Nationality, Ethnicity

He on December 13, 1996, in Caracas, Venezuela. He was born as Gleyber David Castro Torres to father Eusebio Torres and mother Ibelise Castro.

Gleyber has a sibling, a sister. The family faced food shortages, rampant crime, and widespread violence as the family grew up in a middle-class household and in a politically unstable country. He began playing baseball at the age of four as a center fielder, catcher, pitcher, and eventually shortstop.

He moved to Maracay at the age of 14 and enrolled in an academy that had contacts with MLB scouts.

Torres holds Venezuelan citizenship but his ethnicity is unknown.

Gleyber Torres: Education, School/College University

In high school, Gleyber Torres briefly played basketball but soon quit. Noticing his talents, academies wanted to help Torres become a professional baseball player.

Gleyber Torres: Professional Life and Career

He signed a contract with Chicago Cubs after they sought him out. The contract, which he signed in 2012, made him an international free agent for a $1.7 million signing bonus. His debut in minor leagues was in 2014 with Arizona Cubs of the Rookie-level Arizona League.

He played with Boise Hawks, South Bend Cubs, Myrtle Beach Pelicans, etc in the minor leagues. On July 25, 2016, Gleyber Torres was traded to New York Yankees. With the team, he played with Tampa Yankees, Scottsdale Scorpions, Trenton Thunder, etc.

In addition, he debuted his MBL on April 22, 2018, against Toronto Blue Jays. He became the youngest Yankee to homer, at the age of 21. With the team, he has played against Cleveland Indians, Texas Rangers, Houston Astros, among others.

His MLB career stats from 2018 to 2019 is 254 GP, 924 AB, .279 AVG, 59 HR, 160 RBI, 11 SB, .859 OPS.

Gleyber Torres: Awards, Nominations

He was awarded the AFL Most Valuable Player (2016), AL Player of the Week (May 27, 2018; September 29, 2018), American League Rookie of the Month (May 2018), etc.

Gleyber Torres: Net Worth, Income, Salary($605,200)

His net worth is yet to be officially estimated and will soon be updated. His current salary with the New York Yankees is $605,200.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

He has a height of 6 ft. 1 inch and weighs 79 kg. Torres has dark brown eyes and black hair. But, his shoe size, dress size, etc. are not available.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

He has around 362k followers on Instagram and around 121k followers on Twitter but he does not seem to be active on Facebook.

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