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New York Mets promote Aptos’ Carlos Torres from Triple-A Las Vegas

By JIM SEIMAS jseimas@santacruzsentinel.com After a posting a string of dominant outings the past month, pitcher Carlos Torres has earned a return ticket to the major leagues. The New York Mets selected the contract of the 30-year-old right-hander from the … Continue reading

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Aptos’ Torres OK after tsunami strikes coast of northeastern Japan

Aptos High alum Carlos Torres, who is playing professional baseball in Japan for the Tokyo Giants, sent an email confirming he is OK after a devastating tsunami hit northeastern Japan on Friday. The tsunami was triggered by the biggest earthquake … Continue reading

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Aptos’ Torres signs with Japan’s Giants

The Yomiuri Giants announced Tuesday they have signed former Chicago White Sox right-hander and Aptos High alum Carlos Torres to a one-year contract worth 40 million yen (roughly $479,000 U.S.). ‘‘We really like the fact that this player really has … Continue reading

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SLV alum Carr becomes area’s third minor league all-star this season

Harrisburg Senators right-hander reliever Adam Carr, a San Lorenzo Valley High alum, was a late addition to Double-A Eastern League All-Star Game on Sunday. Carr has been added to the Western Division roster taking the place of right-handed pitcher Rafael … Continue reading

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County has two players named pitchers of the week in minors

Carlos Torres (Aptos High) and Robbie Erlin (Scotts Valley) are dealing, hard core. Both Santa Cruz County were named minor league baseball’s pitchers of the week. Torres is part of the Chicago White Sox’s 40-man roster after making his major … Continue reading

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Aptos pitcher Carlos Torres called up by Chicago White Sox for spot start

When pitcher Carlos Torres was told by his Triple-A Charlotte coaches Richard Dotson and Chris Chambliss that he wasn’t going to make his scheduled start Sunday, the ultra-competitive Torres let out a big smile. See, the bad news was accompanied … Continue reading

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Rumblings about MLB call-up for Aptos alum Torres

As veteran right-hander Jose Contreras continues to struggle in the starting rotation for the Chicago White Sox, Aptos High alum Carlos Torres remains red-hot in Triple-A Charlotte, thus prompting Windy City-based baseball beat writers to question when Torres will be … Continue reading

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