To make room on the roster, New York optioned OF Estevan Florial to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Torres, who has been dealing with a left thumb injury, last played in the majors on Aug. 8.
He had been on a rehab assignment in Triple-A and left Thursday’s game after getting hit in the left hand by a pitch.
Torres has struggled this season, slashing just .253/.328/.351 with just six home runs in 99 games.
He has also been poor defensively, committing 14 errors at shortstop while being worth -8 DRS.
Since bursting on the scene in 2018 and establishing himself as one of the best young players in the game in 2019, Torres has hit just .251/.336/.356 with nine homers in 141 games over his last two seasons.
Source: Yahoo Sports