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Despite playing only 28 percent of the Cleveland Browns’ defensive snaps last year, Larry Ogunjobi ranks second among the team’s returning defensive tackles after the trade of Danny Shelton to New England.
Torreyes was optioned on May 26, then returned on Saturday as a roster replacement for pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who was placed on the 10-day disabled list with right and left hamstring strains.
It had to be a tough couple of weeks for Torreyes, who was hitting.339 in 22 games with the Yankees when he was optioned.
I wasn’t expecting it at all, Torreyes said. They called me in the office and told me. You have to take that as a professional. Things like that happen in baseball. You work very hard to play up here. This is where you want to be.
Now I’m just happy to be back and start contributing any way possible, play any position.
In the minors, Torreyes had to deal with traveling to and from road games by bus, and during one recent trip he was with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre for an 11 1/2-hour, 600-mile Ravens Cheap Jerseys trip from Indianapolis to Durham, N.C.