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Blue Jays young guns Hutchison, Sanchez shut down Yankees

As 22-year-old Aaron Sanchez painted the outside corner for a called third strike against 40-year-old Derek Jeter to end the eighth, there, out in the bullpen, Blue Jays’ closer Casey Janssen popped to his feet to prepare for another ninth inning save opportunity in an eventual 2-0 win over the Yankees. Janssen was left standing for the three outs. Manager John Gibbons’ plan...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Sanchez superb in big-league debut as Blue Jays down Bosox

You almost felt bad for the Red Sox hitters. After seeing a steady diet of floating knuckleballs from R.A. Dickey — ranging in velocity from 64 to 79 m.p.h. — for six innings on Wednesday night, they had to face Aaron Sanchez, the highly touted Blue Jays pitching prospect. Sanchez, who turned 22 on Canada Day, throws his fastball 97 to 99 m.p.h. Arriving in Dickey’s wake,...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Sanchez Has Arrived With The Toronto Blue Jays

Aaron Sanchez and Marcus Stroman are part of the young core of starting pitchers the Blue Jays have The Toronto Blue Jays bullpen and team as a whole added an extremely valuable piece to the major league ball club the other day when top prospect, Aaron Sanchez was called up to pitch out of the bullpen. Sanchez made his major league debut tonight (June 23rd) and looked amazing...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Sanchez Makes Flawless Debut For Toronto Blue Jays

The long awaited Toronto Blue Jays debut of Aaron Sanchez finally came to fruition against the reigning World Series champion Boston Red Sox. Sanchez entered the-ball game in the top of the 7th inning with a one-run lead to face the meat of the Red Sox order. The former 1st rounder is regarded as a front of the rotation starter but the Jays decided to give the 22-year old his first...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Add Prospect Aaron Sanchez to Bullpen

The Toronto Blue Jays will add highly-touted right-hander Aaron Sanchez to the roster in hopes of shoring up the Jays bullpen. Sanchez was just promoted to Buffalo last month and was 0-3 with a 4.19 ERA for the Bisons, starting six games before moving to the bullpen to monitor his innings pitched. Sanchez was a first-round draft pick in the 2010 MLB Draft and ranked as a consensus...
Via Baseball News Source
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays to call up Sanchez, Goins on Tuesday

The Toronto Blue Jays plan to recall top pitching prospect Aaron Sanchez along with infielder Ryan Goins on Tuesday, industry sources told Sportsnet. Sanchez, 22, was shifted into the bullpen from the rotation at triple-A Buffalo with an eye toward a quick ascension to the big-leagues. He made two relief appearances and is expected to join a Blue Jays bullpen in need of the boost...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Sanchez and the Trevor Rosenthal Experiment

On Thursday night, preseason consensus top-50 prospect Aaron Sanchez made his first appearance of the season out of the bullpen for the Buffalo Bisons, the Triple-A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays. Sanchez’s move to the pen is notable for several reasons, even though he already had 14 relief appearances on his minor league resume (though […]
Via Fangraphs
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays: Aaron Sanchez

Aaron Sanchez was a first round pick and appears to be a promising star (via nationalpost) The Toronto Blue Jays have struggled with their rotation early this season but have some young pitching talent for the future. Marcus Stroman is one of those solid prospects, and he recently got the call-up to pitch out of Toronto’s bullpen. However, the Blue Jays’ top prospect with the...
Via Grandstand University
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays fans must be patient for Aaron Sanchez

The Toronto Blue Jays young phenom Aaron Sanchez put on a show in Spring Training before being reassigned to minor league camp. The show Sanchez put on for the Blue Jays was exciting and it showed through the media and fan-base. Sanchez is 21 years old, has not pitched above A ball yet in his career and it was his first major league Spring Training with the Blue Jays. The youngster...
Via Players View
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays Prospect Watch: Aaron Sanchez

With the 2013 First Year Player Draft starting on Thursday, we take a look at the current crop of prospects already fighting their way to the big league team, the Toronto Blue Jays. First up: Aaron Sanchez. Born in Barstow, CA, Sanchez is currently considered the Blue Jays’ number one prospect according to Baseball America and’s Jonathan Mayo. The twenty year-old possesses...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
June 05, 2013  |  Discuss
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