Gary Sanchez, Catcher, New York Yankees


Date of Birth: 12/2/1992
Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Gary Sanchez, catcher for the New York Yankees, was signed by the Yankees in 2009. He played in their minor league system from 2010 through 2015, joining the Yankees for just two games in 2015.

Sanchez made MLB history in his first 21 games with the Yankees in 2016. On August 27th he became the first player to have 11 home runs in his first 23 games in the major leagues. He finished the season with 60 hits, 12 doubles, 20 home runs, 42 RBIs, and a .299 batting average in 53 games with the Yankees.

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Gary Sanchez
Baseball Reference - Gary Sanchez