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Padres Pitcher Throws Gum At Hector Sanchez After Grand Slam Bat Flip (Video)

One simple bat flip produced quite the sticky situation at Petco Park on Tuesday night. The San Diego Padres already were trailing the San Francisco Giants by five runs in the sixth inning when Giants catcher Hector Sanchez launched a grand slam into the right field seats and punctuated the blast with a celebratory bat flip. Padres pitcher Dale Thayer apparently didn’t care for...
Via NESN.com
July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Padres pitcher Thayer throws gum at Giants' Sanchez after admiring grand slam (VIDEO)

The bat flip has its proponents, but most pitchers overtly oppose the histrionic gesture, as we were reminded in the Padres-Giants game on Tuesday. With the Giants already leading 5-0 in the sixth, Giants catcher Hector Sanchez launched a Dale Thayer fastball into the right field bleachers for a grand slam. Sanchez, along with everyone else in Petco Park on Tuesday night, knew the...
Via FOX Sports
July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Hector Sanchez, Shawn Kelley beef causes benches to clear (Video)

Benches cleared in the ninth inning of Tuesday’s Giants-Padres game after San Diego reliever Shawn Kelley had words for San Francisco’s Hector Sanchez following a groundout. Sanchez hit a grand slam in the sixth and rankled the Padres by admiring his work and flipping his bat. Pitcher Dale Thayer, who gave up the big blow,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants' Hector Sanchez eager for comeback after 2 concussions

  Hector Sanchez's physical on Wednesday was scheduled for 1:30 p.m. local time. But maybe Sanchez, excited as he was to be at spring training on the day the world champion San Francisco Giants began reporting, was simply eager to receive a clean bill of health and get back to being behind the plate. The 25-year-old catcher, or someone else, had scribbled Sanchez's name into a pair...
Via Associated Press
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: In the Ring with Hector Sanchez – Vincent Parra and Mighty Mo

Hector sits down with Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker and his trainer Vincent Parra to discuss “Mo’s” fight tonight in Fort Worth.
Via North Texas Fisticuffs
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: In the Ring with Hector Sanchez – Arnie Verbeek

On this episode of “In the Ring,” host Hector Sanchez sits down and speaks with Maple Avenue Boxing Gym owner and fight junkie Arnie Verbeek.  Listen as they discuss Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker’s upcoming bout on Friday as well as the history and future of the gym.
Via North Texas Fisticuffs
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Sanchez lifts Giants over Dodgers 3-2 in 12

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Hector Sanchez singled home the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Tuesday night after Brandon Belt's tying double in the ninth.
Via FOXSports.com
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

OFFICIAL WEIGHTS IN FOR PAULIE AYALA’S “KEEP IT IN THE RING” FIGHTS AT THE CENDERA CENTER IN FORT WORTH

  Written by Hector Sanchez Photo by Stacey Verbeek The fighters have weighed in and it is official, the fights are on!  Professional boxing returns to the Cendera Center in Fort Worth, Texas.  This time, Paulie Ayala and Cendera Funding are teaming up to fight domestic violence in the community and are donating net proceeds to “New Day Services” in Fort Worth.  New Day Services...
Via North Texas Fisticuffs
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Sanchez hopes to be reliable backup for Posey

(Eds: Minor edits.) By DON KETCHUM Associated Press San Francisco's Buster Posey is already among the most accomplished catchers in baseball with a pair of World Series rings and All-Star selections, the NL Rookie of the Year award in 2010, and a batting title and NL MVP in the same season of 2012. Yet manager Bruce Bochy has said Posey will require his days off to stay fresh, and...
Via Associated Press
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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