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Q&A with GCL Yankees Manager Tommy Slater

Slater likes Sanchez for more than his power

We sat down with GCL Yankees Manager Tommy Slater for a Q&A session to get his thoughts on what he likes most about Gary Sanchez, what his early impressions were of Cito Culver, Mason Williams, and Angelo Gumbs, how good does he think Ramon Flores could be, who he thinks could be next year's version of Flores, who impressed him the most during two Instructional League camps, and much, much more. Let's talk about the big fish first. Obviously there's nothing not to like about Gary Sanchez and the numbers he posted this year, but beyond the numbers what struck you the most about his game? Tommy Slater: He's the ultimate competitor. When the game starts he really wants to win and when he gets into that batter's box, man does he compete. He really does and it's fun... Recommended Stories

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