Anibal Sanchez News Archive
Sanchez has allowed more home runs (five) in his last 9.2 innings than he allowed in 126 innings (four) in 2014.
Sanchez got hammered by the White Sox on Saturday, getting roughed up for nine runs on nine hits and two walks over just 3.1 innings. He struck out two.
Sanchez has been moved up a day and will pitch on regular rest Saturday against the White Sox, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Sanchez struck out nine and did not walk a batter in Monday's start against the Pirates, but he gave up five runs on eight hits -- including three homers -- over 6.1 innings to pick up the loss.
Sanchez struck out six and walked two over 6.2 scoreless innings against the Twins on Wednesday to earn the victory in his season debut.
Sanchez had a rough outing Friday in his last spring training appearance, giving up five runs in the first two innings in an 11-5 loss to the Rays. He did settle down to retire the last 12 batters he faced. He struck out five.