Tony Sanchez 26 | Catcher

Pittsburgh Pirates

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Sat. Apr 19, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Sanchez was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis on Saturday, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Impact: Chris Stewart (knee) has been deemed ready following seven minor league rehab games, so Sanchez will head down to make room on the active roster. Sanchez went 6-for-18 with one extra-base hit in six games while up and will likely get another opportunity with the major league team before too long.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Apr 16, 2014
News: Sanchez will start behind the plate Wednesday against the Reds. Impact: Sanchez is likely making one of his last starts before the Bucs send him back to Triple-A. Backup catcher Chris Stewart is expected to come off the DL shortly. Sanchez has five hits in 15 at-bats thus far, but has had some problems defensively. He's never faced Cincinnati starter Johnny Cueto before.(RotoWire, )
Apr 13, 2014
News: The Pirates could send Sanchez back to Triple-A within the next week or two when Chris Stewart (knee) completes his rehab stint. Impact: Sanchez, who is batting .333 (5-for-15), has come up with a couple of timely hits but has played poorly behind the plate. A Sanchez throwing error cost the Bucs two runs Sunday.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Apr 3, 2014
News: In a game that took 5 hours, 55 minutes, pinch-hitter Tony Sanchez singled in the winning run in the bottom of the 16th inning to give the Pirates a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night - the longest game in Pittsburgh history by time. Impact: Sanchez's hit came off Carlos Villanueva (0-2), ending the game just short of 1 a.m. and six minutes longer the Pirates' 8-7, 18-inning victory over Houston on May 27, 2006, that took 5:49.(STATS, 6:25pm)
Tony Sanchez
2014 Season
Ht: 5' 11"  Wt: 225  Age: 25
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 5/20/1988, Miami, Florida
College: Boston College
Debut: 2013
Salary: $507,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury