Here's where Yankees' Brian Cashman projects Gary Sanchez's bat in the lineup

Will Sanchez be the No. 2 catcher this year? Watch video It won't happen in 2016 (barring injury), but Yankees catching prospect Gary Sanchez appears to be on the fast track to starting in the big leagues.  With last season's backup John Ryan Murphy traded to the Minnesota Twins in November, Sanchez has apparently shown the...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees prospect Gary Sanchez: I'll give '100 percent' to catcher competition

Sanchez to compete for backup job in spring training Yankees catching prospect Gary Sanchez understands the battle ahead of him. Sanchez is expected to go into spring training with a shot to win the major-league backup catcher's job behind starter Brian McCann. He'll go up against Austin Romine, a former top Yankees prospect, and Carlos Corporan...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 Minor League Preview: New York Yankees

The Yankees have a strong system, and by holding on to their prospects last summer they're going to enter the 2016 season with a lot of potential energy. Gary Sanchez and Aaron Judge are poised to help the big club this year. So is Greg Bird, although he technically lost his eligibility. Because the Yankees are active in the international market, there's a solid crop of teenagers...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees' prospect Gary Sanchez has 'huge upside'

Brian McCann loves what he sees of 23-year-old, report says Watch video Gary Sanchez didn't get much of an opportunity to impress with the Yankees last season.   The 23-year-old top catching prospect earned his first-ever September call-up, but was the third catcher on a roster that included starter and near All-Star Brian...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Baseball America's Top 10 Yankees Prospects

Baseball America has just posted its list of Top 10 Yankees prospects:1. Jorge Mateo, SS2. Gary Sanchez, C3. Aaron Judge, OF4. James Kaprielian, RHP5. Domingo Acevedo, RHP6. Rookie Davis, RHP7. Tyler Wade, SS8. Rob Refsnyder, 2B9. Wilkerman Garcia, SS10. Dustin Fowler, OFWhat strikes me most about this list are the three starting pitchers smack dab in the middle of it. With still...
Via Lady At The Bat
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Gary Sanchez should be on the Yankees Opening Day roster

They New York Yankees have a lot of talented prospects in their farm system that can help build winnings teams for the future. Of those prospects, 22-year-old Gary Sanchez has been tearing it up in the Arizona Fall League, and can be the next great Yankee catcher. Current backstop, Brian McCann, posted career highs in RBI’s and […]
Via Baseball Essential
November 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Projecting Yankees Catching Prospect Gary Sanchez

Now that the minor league regular seasons have come to a close, and we’ve reached the ides of September, most of the noteworthy roster-expansion call-ups are behind us. Nearly all of the players who were expected to have substantial impacts on the pennant races came up on the first of the month or shortly thereafter. However, a few more prospects were promoted over the weekend...
Via Fangraphs
September 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Retro Week continues: Super Prospect Gary Sanchez looks forward to big development in 2014!

This hurts, especially as we rev up our hopes for the rookies - our only true salvation. If they fail, there won't be enough Martin Prados and Chris Capuanos out there to rescue to team at the trade deadline. But last February, we were licking this garbage straight from the Yankee trowel.  LAKELAND, Fla. -- Gary Sanchez, the Yankees' top prospect, was at his home in the Dominican...
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Knee deep in no-names: Kiley McDaniel rates the Yankees as the 10th best farm system in baseball

All the way to Antonio Arias and Bryan Emery - (an outfielder we signed this month for a half-a-million frickin' dollars, even though his trainer refused to let him be seen in big games - good luck figuring that out!) - the ex-scout chronicles the long list of names to watch next summer in minor league box scores. (Spoiler alert: He's down on Gary Sanchez, the son of Jesus "Ice...
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Four prospects that can make an impact this year

Lets be honest, we all know that the New York Yankees are struggling this season. Injuries and suspensions to key players have hurt the team badly. In the past few games, the Yankees have been starting young pitchers such as Masahiro Tanaka and Chase Whitely, who have shown potential, especially Whitely who helped to notch a win in the second game against the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday...
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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