Torres, one of the top prospects in baseball, attempted to score from second base on a single and dived headfirst toward home plate in Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre's game Saturday at Buffalo.
Torres was seen by the team's head physician, Dr. Christopher Ahmad, at Presbyterian Hospital in NY and diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow.
Baseball adopted the anti-collision rule ahead of the 2014 season.
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Girardi doesn't expect many players to suddenly change and slide feet first. You see more guys try to do what Gleyber did, where they slide and stick their hand back and his hand kind of got caught.
New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Hicks (31) celebrates with shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) and right fielder Aaron Judge (99) after hitting a home run against the Kansas City Royals in the fourth inning at Kauffman Stadium. They received Torres from the Chicago Cubs as part of a package for Aroldis Chapman, the closer who helped the Cubs win their first World Series title in 108 years. He was selected the top player of last year's Arizona Fall League. "If you ask me today, if the call comes, he is not ready", Pedrique said, noting that Torres' defense still needed work. Sanchez has returned, only to go hitless in five at-bats. To me, it's not a huge setback. "But I think in the whole scope of his career, I don't think it's going to be really that big".
-Center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury, out since a concussion on May 24, is to take batting practice Wednesday. He initially was placed on the 7-day minor league disabled list before undergoing further evaluation.