It was a disappointing season for catcher Gary Sanchez last year even his own standards after he hit…
Scouting Yankees Prospect #2: Gary Sanchez
Vital Statistics: Name: Gary Sanchez Position: Catcher DOB: December 2, 1992 Height: 6'2" Weight: 195 Bats: Right Throws: Right He had come off of a solid .290, 18-home run campaign in 2012 and saw a drop in production last year, hitting just a combined .253 with 15 home runs between high-A Tampa and Double-A Trenton. "By no means was [that] a great year for me, I know that," Sanchez admitted through the help of a translator. "But I feel I did okay. I was good with my defense and my bat, at times it was good and at times it was bad. I wasn't very consistent [offensively]." He wasn't very consistent with the bat. A .277 hitter with ten home runs and an .827 OPS in the first half of the Florida State League last season, he hit just .218 with three home runs and a .588 OPS for the Tampa Yankees after the All Star break. "I cut down on my strikeouts," he said of his improvements. "I put the ball in play more and I was a little more selective even though sometimes I would roll over...
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