Gary Sánchez Autographed Baseball
The ball includes a Letter of Authenticity from The Memorabilia Center
Gary Sánchez (born December 2, 1992) is a Dominican professional baseball catcher for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut with the Yankees in 2015. He was named the American League’s Rookie of the Month and Player of the Month Awards for August 2016.
On April 8, 2017, Sanchez left the game after straining his right brachialis muscle. The same day, he was placed on the 10-day disabled list. He returned to the Yankees on May 5 after missing 21 games. On June 1, Sanchez hit 2 home runs against the Toronto Blue Jays. Sanchez became the 1st player in MLB history with 4 multi-HR games as a catcher this early into his career (82nd game). On June 8, Sanchez had another multi-home run game this time against the Boston Red Sox. Sanchez became just the 2nd player in major league history to have 5 multi-home run games just 87 games into their career. On June 10, Sanchez hit the hardest home run of his career, an 115.1-mph laser to left-center field against Mike Wright of the Baltimore Orioles. The following day, Sanchez hit the farthest home run of his career, a 450-foot shot off Kevin Gausman of the Orioles.