Happy Birthday – Hector Sanchez
Here are some Giants Gems for Hector Sanchez’s birthday from the 2012 Giants Media Guide – Happy Birthday El Imán!
- Signed in 2007 at age 17 out of Venzeuela and spent two seasons in the Dominican League before playing in the Arizona Rookie League in 2009.
- 22-year-old catcher quickly ascended through San Francisco’s farm system in just 5 seasons that culminated with his Major League debut in 2011, appearing in 13 games.
- Rose from Single A to the Majors in 2011, skipping Double A entirely.