Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Jun 23 '13

Andres Torres is back in the Giants' lineup Sunday.

Torres sat out Saturday's game after bruising his knee Friday. He's batting seventh and playing left field Sunday.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Jun 22 '13

Andres Torres (knee) is not in Saturday's lineup.

Torres suffered a bruised knee Friday and is listed as day-to-day. Gregor Blanco is starting in left field Saturday against the Marlins.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Jun 22 '13

Andres Torres left Friday's game against the Marlins with a right knee injury.

Torres is listed as day-to-day with a bruised knee. X-rays were negative, so it's possible he won't miss any time and return to the lineup Saturday.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Jun 14 '13

Andres Torres went 1-for-4 with an RBI in Thursday's win against Pittsburgh.

Torres is batting (.269) 26 points higher than his career average over 145 at-bats. He's contributed very little power (two homers) and speed (two steals) for fantasy owners.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS May 21 '13

Andres Torres went 3-for-5 with a double, an RBI and a run scored in Monday's win against Washington.

Prior to the evening, Torres hadn't collected a hit since May 8. The 35-year-old backup outfielder is batting just .247/.282/.346 over 81 at-bats this season.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Mar 21 '13

Andres Torres left Thursday's game with soreness in his left foot.

The Giants are saying his exit was precautionary. Consider Torres day-to-day.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Mar 15 '13

Andres Torres had a terrific all-around day in Friday's 5-2 win over the Rangers in Cactus League action, going 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBI.

Torres was also active on the bases, netting his first steal of the spring season. He missed a few weeks of action with an oblique injury, but appears to be back on track and should be ready to go for Opening Day. He's expected to serve as the Giants fourth outfielder, unless he can beat out Gregor Blanco for the starting job in left field.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Mar 11 '13

Andres Torres (oblique) return to the lineup Monday.

A strained oblique had kept Torres on the shelf for a couple weeks. As long as he can avoid a setback, he has plenty of time to get in enough at-bats in preparation for Opening Day.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Mar 07 '13

Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Thursday that Andres Torres (oblique) could pinch-hit this weekend.

Torres has been sidelined for a little over a week with an oblique strain. He had to pull out of the World Baseball Classic but should be fine for MLB's Opening Day.

Andres Torres LF/CF BOS Feb 28 '13

Andres Torres will not participate in the World Baseball Classic because of an oblique strain.

The Giants aren't too worried about the injury. Torres was hoping to represent his native Puerto Rico.