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A peculiar Padres debut for Sanchez

Catcher Hector Sanchez, making his first start for the Padres, was called for catcher's interference twice Saturday -- and the Brewers took advantage of the second call in the eighth inning to tie the game.
9 days ago

Padres pick up C Hector Sanchez off of waivers

The San Diego Padres have picked up veteran catcher Hector Sanchez off of waivers from the Chicago White Sox. Sanchez had appeared in just two games for Chicago this season before being designated for assignment a few days ago. Prior to his tenure in Chicago, Sanchez had spent his entire career (2011-2015) playing as San Diego’s division rival as Buster Posey’s back-up with the...
Via Today's Knuckleball
11 days ago

Farewell, Hector Sanchez

Buster Posey's former backup is on his way back to the National League. This time, he's off to San Diego. The San Diego Padres claimed Hector Sanchez off waivers and rather than heading back to Charlotte, he'll be getting another shot on a major league team. The White Sox signed Sanchez to a minor league deal this past December after the Giants declined to offer Hector Sanchez...
Via South Side Sox
12 days ago

Padres claim catcher Hector Sanchez off waivers from White Sox

The San Diego Padres announced they have claimed catcher Hector Sanchez off waivers from the White Sox on Wednesday.Sanchez, 26, played in two games this
Via CSN Chicago
12 days ago

Padres claim catcher Sanchez from White Sox

The Padres claimed catcher Hector Sanchez off waivers from the White Sox on Wednesday, moving Robbie Erlin -- who is set for Tommy John surgery -- to the 60-day DL to clear room on the 40-man roster.
12 days ago

White Sox designate catcher Hector Sanchez for assignment

The Chicago White Sox announced a trio of roster moves today, including designating catcher Hector Sanchez for assignment: Prior to tonight’s series opener at Texas, the #WhiteSox announced the following three roster moves: — Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) May 9, 2016 This had been Sanchez’s first time playing professional baseball for somebody...
Via Today's Knuckleball
14 days ago

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...
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

Giants Injury Update: Hector Sanchez exits

Hector Sanchez of the Giants left Friday’s against the Dodgers after taking a foul tip to the mask, the team announced. He was removed from the game the next inning after he flied out. Buster Posey moved to catcher, Michael Morse from left field to first, and Tyler Colvin to left field off the bench. Hector Sanchez out of game. Posey goes behind plate. Colvin now in LF, Morse...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

SF Giants Pitcher and Catcher Report, Tim Hudson News, Hector Sanchez Drops Pounds, G-Men Scouting Cuban Shortstop, Etc.

Credit: Randy Boyles – SF Giants Rumors Today’s the day that a lot of people have been waiting for…. It’s Friday, Valentine’s Day, and the San Francisco Giants pitchers and catchers are reporting to camp! We’ve already learned that Tim Hudson has his locker between Matt Cain and Tim Lincecum. I think it’s safe to say that the Giants probably put him right next...

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