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Gary Sanchez

24-Year-Old Catcher – New York Yankees

2017 Stats

AVG

.282

HR

32

RBI

88

R

77

SB

2

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Well that's one way to make an entrance. Despite playing just one game in the majors before Aug. 3, Sanchez played his way into Rookie of the Year contention with one of the best 50-game stretches to ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 230   DOB: 12/2/1992   BORN: Santo Domingo, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By NYY In 2009  

September 16, 2017  –  Gary Sanchez News

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Gary Sanchez Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2010 17 R GUL 31 136 119 25 42 17 11 0 6 36 1 1 11 28 0 2 4 .353 .419 .597 1.016
2010 17 A STA 16 59 54 8 15 4 2 0 2 7 1 1 3 16 0 1 1 .278 .322 .426 .748
2011 18 A CHA 82 343 301 49 77 34 16 1 17 52 2 1 36 93 0 4 2 .256 .335 .485 .820
2012 19 A CHA 68 289 263 44 78 32 19 0 13 56 11 4 22 65 0 2 2 .297 .353 .517 .870
2012 19 A+ TAM 48 185 172 21 48 16 10 1 5 29 4 0 10 41 0 0 3 .279 .330 .436 .766
2013 20 A+ TAM 94 399 362 38 92 34 21 0 13 61 3 1 28 71 0 4 5 .254 .313 .420 .733
2013 20 AA TRE 23 110 92 12 23 8 6 0 2 10 0 0 13 16 0 1 4 .250 .364 .380 .744
2014 21 AA TRE 110 477 429 48 116 32 19 0 13 65 1 1 43 91 0 3 2 .270 .338 .406 .744
2015 22 AA TRE 58 254 233 33 61 26 14 0 12 36 6 0 18 50 0 1 2 .262 .319 .476 .795
2015 22 AAA SCR 35 146 132 17 39 15 9 0 6 26 1 2 11 28 0 2 1 .295 .349 .500 .849
2015 22 MAJ NYY 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2016 23 AAA SCR 71 313 284 39 80 32 21 1 10 50 7 1 21 45 0 3 5 .282 .339 .468 .807
2016 23 MAJ NYY 53 229 201 34 60 32 12 0 20 42 1 0 24 57 0 2 2 .299 .376 .657 1.033
2017 24 AAA SCR 3 13 13 3 5 3 2 0 1 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .385 .385 .769 1.154
2017 24 MAJ NYY 115 495 444 77 125 50 18 0 32 88 2 1 38 114 0 4 9 .282 .347 .538 .885
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3-Year Averages     27 115 101 17 30 16 6 0 10 21 0 0 12 29 0 1 1 .297 .374 .653 1.027
Career  (View All)     170 726 647 111 185 82 30 0 52 130 3 1 62 172 0 6 11 .286 .355 .573 .929

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Gary Sanchez Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep. 20 Min 4 2 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .347 .538 .885
Sep. 19 Min 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .344 .530 .874
Sep. 18 Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .346 .533 .879
Sep. 17 Bal 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .349 .538 .887
Sep. 16 Bal Did not play.
Sep. 15 Bal 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .350 .543 .893
Sep. 14 Bal 4 2 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .349 .544 .893
Sep. 13 @TB 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .348 .535 .883
Sep. 12 @TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .347 .534 .881
Sep. 11 @TB 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .350 .539 .889
Sep. 10 @Tex 4 4 3 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .280 .349 .541 .890
Sep. 9 @Tex 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .344 .521 .865
Sep. 8 @Tex 3 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .345 .525 .870
Sep. 7 @Bal Did not play.
Sep. 5 @Bal Did not play.
Sep. 4 @Bal Did not play.
Sep. 3 Bos 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .344 .527 .871
Sep. 2 Bos 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .341 .526 .867
Sep. 1 Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .339 .526 .865
Aug. 31 Bos 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .343 .531 .874
Aug. 30 Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .342 .525 .867
Aug. 30 Cle 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .345 .531 .876
Aug. 28 Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .346 .534 .880
Aug. 27 Sea 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .350 .540 .890
Aug. 26 Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .346 .540 .886
Aug. 25 Sea 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .277 .350 .546 .896
Aug. 24 @Det 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .278 .352 .551 .903
Aug. 23 @Det 5 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .349 .543 .892
Aug. 22 @Det 6 2 3 0 0 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .348 .536 .884
Aug. 20 @Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .346 .519 .865
Last 7 Games 25 5 8 1 0 2 5 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 .320 .346 .600 .946
Last 14 Games 49 10 17 3 0 4 9 3 9 0 0 1 0 0 .347 .396 .653 1.049
Last 30 Games 110 18 34 3 0 9 23 5 22 0 0 2 0 1 .309 .350 .582 .932

Gary Sanchez: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 97 2 18
2016 36 17
2015

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Gary Sanchez: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 83

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Gary Sanchez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017108188230.269.537.884
201653106110.189.566.868
201510000.000.000.000

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20173275723632.281.532.877
20161482414311.338.6891.093
201510000.000.000.000

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20172023913381.282.530.857
2016991810210.283.636.988

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20172333618481.275.536.897
20161021610211.314.6761.075
201520000.000.000.000
Gary Sanchez vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Gary Sanchez Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 17 R GUL 136 119 8.1% 20.6% 0.39 76% .414 .244
2010 17 A STA 59 54 5.1% 27.1% 0.19 70% .351 .148
2011 18 A CHA 343 301 10.5% 27.1% 0.39 69% .308 .229
2012 19 A CHA 289 263 7.6% 22.5% 0.34 75% .348 .220
2012 19 A+ TAM 185 172 5.4% 22.2% 0.24 76% .341 .157
2013 20 A+ TAM 399 362 7% 17.8% 0.39 80% .280 .166
2013 20 AA TRE 110 92 11.8% 14.5% 0.81 83% .280 .130
2014 21 AA TRE 477 429 9% 19.1% 0.47 79% .314 .136
2015 22 AA TRE 254 233 7.1% 19.7% 0.36 79% .285 .214
2015 22 AAA SCR 146 132 7.5% 19.2% 0.39 79% .330 .205
2015 22 MAJ NYY 2 2 0% 50% 0.00 50% .000 .000
2016 23 AAA SCR 313 284 6.7% 14.4% 0.47 84% .302 .186
2016 23 MAJ NYY 229 201 10.5% 24.9% 0.42 72% .317 .358
2017 24 AAA SCR 13 13 0% 23.1% 0.00 77% .444 .384
2017 24 MAJ NYY 495 444 7.7% 23% 0.33 74% .308 .256
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3-Year Averages     115 101 10.4% 25.2% 0.41 71% .317 .356
Career     726 647 8.5% 23.7% 0.36 73% .310 .287

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Gary Sanchez Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2016 C 316 0 0 0 0 149 0 33 0
2017 C 787 0 0 0 0 365 0 210 0
2017 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2016 C 0 4 0 0 0 0 -1 3
2017 C 4 3 -1 0 -5 0 1 2
2017 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Gary Sanchez    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.33 BB/K
WEAK
7.7% BB Rate
WEAK
23.0% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.885 OPS
ELITE
.347 OBP
GOOD
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.282 AVG
GOOD
.308 BABIP
AVERAGE
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.538 SLG
ELITE
.256 ISO
ELITE

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Gary Sanchez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Sanchez went 3-for-4 with a double, two solo home runs and four runs scored in Sunday's 16-7 win over the Rangers.

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Sanchez (suspension) is back in the lineup Friday against the Rangers, catching and batting third against lefty Martin Perez, Erik Boland of Newsday reports.

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Sanchez will begin serving a three-game suspension Monday for his role in a brawl between the Yankees and Tigers on Aug. 24, Sweeny Murti of Sports Radio 66 WFAN reports.

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Sanchez went 2-for-5 with a solo home run and two RBI during Thursday's win over Boston.

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Sanchez won't play Tuesday after the Yankees' game versus the Indians was postponed due to rain, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Sanchez has been suspended four games for his role in Thursday's brawl with the Tigers, Jack Curry of YES Network reports.

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Sanchez went 2-for-5 with a home run, two runs scored and three RBI in Wednesday's 10-2 win over the Tigers.

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Sanchez went 3-for-6 with a pair of home runs and four RBI in a 13-4 rout of the Tigers on Tuesday.

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Sanchez went 1-for-5 with a solo homer Friday against the Red Sox.

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Sanchez went 2-for-5 with a home run during the Yankees' win against the Mets on Thursday.

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Sanchez went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer in Saturday's loss to the Red Sox.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Sanchez has long been looked at as a top prospect, yet he'll be turning just 23 over the offseason and could finally be inching closer to getting his first real test in the majors. The catcher made his first appearance at the Triple-A level after a midseason promotion and posted impressive numbers in 35 games, bouncing back after a disappointing 2014 campaign. His prospect rating fell a bit after a steady decline in the power department, but Sanchez tied a career high with 18 long balls across both Double-A and Triple-A. With the offseason trade of John Ryan Murphy, there is now an opening for the major league backup job, a position for which Sanchez will likely compete with Austin Romine in spring training.

2015

Sanchez feels like he has been on the prospect landscape forever. Yet, he will only be 22 years old when he presumably gets his first taste of Triple-A at some point in the 2015 season. That said, 2014 can only be described as a disappointment for the former top prospect in the Yankees’ system. He hit 13 home runs with a .270/.338/.406 slash line in 110 games at Double-A Trenton. To put that in perspective, former pseudo catching prospect for the Yankees and current bust with the Mariners, Jesus Montero, hit .317/.370/.539 with nine home runs in 44 games at Double-A Trenton as a 19-year-old in 2009. For a player who probably won’t be able to stick at catcher, Sanchez isn’t hitting enough to be an average first baseman or designated hitter. He still has enough raw power to keep him on the map, but he is now a fringe top-5 prospect in the system.

2014

Sanchez is likely the Yankees' No. 1 prospect again thanks in part to a disappointing 2013 season from Mason Williams. He's shown good power throughout his minor league career and held his own in a 23-game stint with Double-A Trenton late in 2013. It seems unlikely that Sanchez will stick behind the plate, and he still needs to develop more discipline as a hitter, but there's a ton of upside in his bat, even if he ends up as a first baseman. The Yankees will have more time to sort out their plan with Sanchez after signing Brian McCann to a long-term deal during the offseason.

2013

Sanchez seemed to put the attitude issues that plagued him in 2011 behind him, and put together a very solid season in 2012, hitting .290 with 18 homers across two levels. Sanchez has huge raw power that is starting to show in games, and while he needs to make a few mechanical adjustments to make his swing more efficient, the hit tool definitely appears to be there. Behind the plate, Sanchez has a good arm, but he's not terribly agile and it's still an open question as to whether he'll stick at catcher for the long term. Sanchez is still young for the level he's playing at, and regardless of whether he stays at catcher or not, he should be an impact bat in the majors with an ETA of 2015.

2012

Sanchez came into the season at Low-A Charleston with very high expectations, and when he got off to a slow start, Sanchez was sent back to Tampa in early June to get his mind right. He was a different player after returning to Charleston, putting up seven homers in a nine-game stretch in late July through early August, and twice winning South Atlantic League Player of the Week honors. Sanchez shows fantastic power, but continues to struggle with his defense, though he has an excellent arm behind the plate. Sanchez remains a top-50 prospect on most lists, and 2012 will be a key year in his development as he faces more advanced pitching at High-A and demonstrates whether he'll be able to remain behind the plate. He's got the hitting tools to be worth picking up in your minor league draft regardless of where he ends up playing, though.

2011

Despite not turning 18 until after the season, Sanchez hit .329/.393/.543 between the rookie league Yankees and short-season Staten Island. He obviously still needs a lot of development, but he has the physical tools to be a good backstop, and scouts believe he has above-average power to all fields. Add his name to the impressive array of minor league catching talent the Yankees have assembled.