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Stunned Yankee: When will base-runners learn about Gary Sanchez?

TAMPA — Gary Sanchez hasn’t gotten a hit yet this spring, but he managed to pick up Sunday where he left off in another way. The 24-year-old catcher, who threw out 41 percent of those who tried to steal a base against him as a rookie, gunned down two more in a 7-2 win over...
Via New York Post
14 hours ago

WATCH: Yankees' Gary Sanchez throws out 2 Blue Jays basestealers in 3rd inning Sunday

Sanchez showed up his arm on Sunday in a Grapefruit League game against Toronto. TAMPA -- There was a Gary Sanchez sighting Sunday at Steinbrenner Field. The Yankees' second-year catcher put on his first show of the spring not with his bat, but his throwing arm. One of baseball's best throwing catchers, Sanchez gunned down two Toronto Blue Jays basestealers...
20 hours ago

6 early Yankees spring training observations | Kuty

From the star power the Yankees want to give Gary Sanchez to Matt Holliday's already enormous clubhouse presence
2 days ago

Hold off drafting a catcher, even if his name is Gary Sanchez

As you sit down to make a list of players to target on fantasy draft day, studying the positions themselves becomes integral to the process. How deep is the position? How big of a drop-off is there from the top tier to the bottom? Do I need to attack the position early or can I...
Via New York Post
2 days ago

WATCH: Gary Sanchez batting practice during Spring Training

Watch a round of Gary Sanchez's batting practice during Spring Training.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gary Sanchez hits home runs off the top half of the scoreboard & batter's eye

Gary Sanchez hits home runs off the top half of the scoreboard & batter's eye during Spring Training batting practice.
Via YES Network
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gary Sanchez takes batting practice

Watch Gary Sanchez take batting practice at Yankees Spring Training.
Via YES Network
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 MLB first basemen for 2017

There are few positions that are both more fun – while simultaneously difficult – to breakdown than first base. It is annually the home many of the most impressive hitters in the game, and limiting that assessment to simply a top 10 ensures there will be some impact players left on the outside. But is also guarantees an all-out fight to make it to the top. This year’s list...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 MLB catchers for 2017

An elite catcher is one of the greatest weapons a team can possess. He factors into every pitch throughout the game, while also controlling the run game, aligning the defense and communicating with the bench. It can be the difference between a good, great and championship level team. So no wonder there are seven World Series titles combined among the players that make the list below...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

A beginner’s guide to running on Gary Sanchez

While Gary Sanchez’s bat was making daily headlines last summer, his arm was quietly blowing up radar guns across the league. Sanchez caught 13 would-be base-stealers during his two-month major league stint, and his 41-percent caught-stealing rate was good for fifth in all of baseball (minimum 30 attempts). Sanchez became a Statcast star, routinely firing off throws of 85-plus...
Via BP Bronx
18 days ago  |  Discuss

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