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Yolmer Sanchez

24-Year-Old Second Baseman – Chicago White Sox

2017 Stats

AVG

.305

HR

2

RBI

15

R

17

SB

3

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Following the signings of Brett Lawrie and Jimmy Rollins to shore up the middle infield, along with the emergence of Tyler Saladino as a useful utility option, Sanchez was left off the Opening Day ros...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 185   DOB: 6/29/1992   BORN: Maracay, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By CWS In 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Yolmer Sanchez Contract Information:

Signed a one-year contract with the White Sox in Feb. 2017.

May 28, 2017  –  Yolmer Sanchez News

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Sanchez went 3-for-7 with a triple and two RBI over both games of Saturday's doubleheader against the Tigers.

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Yolmer Sanchez Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2011 19 R BRI 5 24 16 4 4 1 1 0 0 3 1 2 5 2 0 0 3 .250 .500 .313 .813
2011 19 A KAN 63 294 264 44 76 12 10 1 1 27 7 8 15 49 7 1 7 .288 .341 .345 .686
2012 20 A WIN 92 416 365 58 115 21 14 6 1 42 19 10 31 64 7 6 7 .315 .374 .395 .769
2012 20 AA BIR 30 133 119 17 44 10 9 1 0 13 7 5 10 22 1 1 2 .370 .424 .462 .886
2012 20 AAA CHA 11 39 39 4 10 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 .256 .256 .308 .564
2013 21 AAA CHA 112 479 432 50 104 22 20 2 0 28 16 7 29 76 11 3 4 .241 .293 .296 .589
2014 22 AAA CHA 110 494 437 60 128 32 19 6 7 57 16 4 36 84 10 6 5 .293 .349 .412 .761
2014 22 MAJ CWS 28 104 100 6 25 5 5 0 0 5 1 1 3 25 0 1 0 .250 .269 .300 .569
2015 23 AAA CHA 29 137 131 17 45 12 10 0 2 17 5 2 4 28 1 0 1 .344 .368 .466 .834
2015 23 MAJ CWS 120 420 389 40 87 29 23 1 5 31 2 2 19 81 6 1 5 .224 .268 .326 .594
2016 24 AAA CHA 61 260 235 31 60 21 11 2 8 29 10 4 17 55 4 2 2 .255 .309 .421 .730
2016 24 MAJ CWS 53 163 154 15 32 14 9 1 4 21 0 1 5 42 2 1 1 .208 .236 .357 .593
2017 25 MAJ CWS 38 138 128 17 39 11 6 3 2 15 3 4 8 28 1 1 0 .305 .343 .445 .788
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3-Year Averages     67 228 214 20 48 15 12 0 3 19 1 1 9 49 2 1 2 .224 .261 .322 .583
Career  (View All)     239 825 771 78 183 59 43 5 11 72 6 8 35 176 9 4 6 .237 .275 .349 .623

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Yolmer Sanchez Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 29 Bos 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .343 .445 .788
May. 28 Det 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .304 .343 .432 .775
May. 27 Det 4 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .346 .430 .776
May. 27 Det 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .341 .410 .751
May. 26 Det 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298 .341 .412 .753
May. 24 @Ari 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .333 .411 .744
May. 23 @Ari 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .348 .430 .778
May. 22 @Ari 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .314 .354 .438 .792
May. 21 @Sea 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .327 .367 .455 .822
May. 20 @Sea 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .375 .469 .844
May. 19 @Sea 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .330 .367 .473 .840
May. 18 @Sea 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .326 .351 .472 .823
May. 17 @LAA 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .360 .488 .848
May. 16 @LAA 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 .329 .357 .494 .851
May. 15 @LAA 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .324 .354 .459 .813
May. 14 SD 4 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .324 .347 .465 .812
May. 13 SD 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .314 .448 .762
May. 12 SD 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .318 .460 .778
May. 11 Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .306 .458 .764
May. 9 Min Did not play.
May. 7 @Bal 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .306 .458 .764
May. 6 @Bal 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .276 .436 .712
May. 5 @Bal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .278 .431 .709
May. 4 @KC 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 .260 .283 .440 .723
May. 3 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 .255 .286 .447 .733
May. 2 @KC 4 1 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .311 .488 .799
May. 1 @KC Did not play.
Apr. 30 @Det Did not play.
Apr. 29 @Det 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .250 .436 .686
Apr. 28 @Det 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .231 .250 .436 .686
Last 7 Games 23 4 6 1 2 0 2 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 .261 .292 .478 .770
Last 14 Games 54 9 15 1 2 1 7 4 12 1 2 0 1 1 .278 .322 .426 .748
Last 30 Games 92 14 30 3 2 1 11 8 22 3 4 0 1 2 .326 .376 .435 .811

Yolmer Sanchez: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 31 3 1 1 2
2016 33 6 4 3
2015 117 1
2014 27 1

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Yolmer Sanchez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017336180.394.6671.128
2016422140.167.238.405
20158711190.218.345.606

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20179410173.266.340.629
2016112133170.223.402.662
2015302294222.225.321.591

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017414051.341.512.884
20168162100.198.333.550
2015187142122.193.257.498

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201787132102.287.414.744
20167392110.219.384.640
2015202263190.252.391.684
Yolmer Sanchez Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2011 19 R BRI 24 16 20.8% 8.3% 2.50 88% .286 .063
2011 19 A KAN 294 264 5.1% 16.7% 0.31 81% .350 .057
2012 20 A WIN 416 365 7.5% 15.4% 0.48 82% .380 .080
2012 20 AA BIR 133 119 7.5% 16.5% 0.45 82% .454 .092
2012 20 AAA CHA 39 39 0% 15.4% 0.00 85% .303 .052
2013 21 AAA CHA 479 432 6.1% 15.9% 0.38 82% .292 .055
2014 22 AAA CHA 494 437 7.3% 17% 0.43 81% .350 .119
2014 22 MAJ CWS 104 100 2.9% 24% 0.12 75% .333 .050
2015 23 AAA CHA 137 131 2.9% 20.4% 0.14 79% .426 .122
2015 23 MAJ CWS 420 389 4.5% 19.3% 0.23 79% .271 .102
2016 24 AAA CHA 260 235 6.5% 21.2% 0.31 77% .302 .166
2016 24 MAJ CWS 163 154 3.1% 25.8% 0.12 73% .259 .149
2017 25 MAJ CWS 138 128 5.8% 20.3% 0.29 78% .378 .140
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3-Year Averages     228 214 3.9% 21.5% 0.18 77% .278 .098
Career     825 771 4.2% 21.3% 0.20 77% .295 .112

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Yolmer Sanchez Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 2B 996.3 3 198 1 2 0 513 2 619 -3 0 1 0
2016 2B 284.3 6 43 5 1 0 147 2 137 3 2 1 2
2016 3B 38 0 5 0 0 0 31 -1 16 -1 0 -1 0
2016 SS 29 -2 6 -2 0 0 9 0 21 -2 -1 -1 0
2017 2B 240 3 24 4 -1 0 91 3 94 1 1 1 1
2017 3B 18 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
2017 RF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 2B 0 4 -1 3 0 6
2016 2B 0 -1 -1 5 0 3
2016 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 SS 0 0 0 -2 0 -2
2017 2B 0 1 1 2 0 4
2017 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Yolmer Sanchez    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.29 BB/K
WEAK
5.8% BB Rate
POOR
20.3% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.788 OPS
AVERAGE
.343 OBP
GOOD
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.305 AVG
ELITE
.378 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.445 SLG
AVERAGE
.140 ISO
WEAK

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Yolmer Sanchez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Sanchez is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Diamondbacks.

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Sanchez is starting at second base and batting leadoff Monday against the Diamondbacks.

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Sanchez went 1-for-5 with a two-run single in Sunday's 8-1 win over the Mariners.

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Sanchez went 2-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored in Wednesday's 12-8 loss to the Angels.

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Sanchez will start at second base and bat second in the order Wednesday against the Angels.

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Sanchez will start at second base and bat third in the order Sunday against the Padres.

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Sanchez went 3-for-4 with three singles during Sunday's loss to Baltimore.

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Sanchez went 3-for-4 with a walk, a double, a run scored and an RBI in Tuesday's 6-0 win over the Royals.

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Sanchez went 3-for-4 with a three-run homer and two runs during Monday's loss to the Yankees.

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Sanchez went 2-for-4 with a home run and a triple in Wednesday's game against Oakland.

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Sanchez went 3-for-3 with a home run in Tuesday's game against Seattle.

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Sanchez was the fill-in starter at second base Saturday when Brett Lawrie (leg) was unable to go. He went 1-for-1 with two RBI against the Dodgers.

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Sanchez homered, a two-run shot, in a 2-for-4 game Monday against Tampa Bay.

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Sanchez went 1-for-4 with what eventually became the game-winning three-run home run Friday versus the Royals.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Sanchez battled Micah Johnson for the White Soxís starting second base gig in spring training, and Johnson wound up winning that competition. However, Johnsonís inconsistency in the field led to Sanchezís recall from the minors in late May, and Sanchez stuck on the roster from that point forward. He showed off his fielding prowess in his major league stay, but his bat quickly fell off after a hot start. Sanchez has always been young for his level, and he may yet develop into a more consistent singles hitter that can play second, third and short. But his bat boasts little power, and he has never been a great base stealer. Sanchez will contend for a utility role in spring training with offseason trade acquisition Brett Lawrie expected to take over at the keystone.

2015

Sanchez enjoyed something of a rebound year in 2014. He started at Triple-A Charlotte for the second consecutive season, and his .349 OBP earned him a September callup. He served as the club's regular second baseman for much of that final month, and there's at least a chance he could make a run at the starting job in 2015, though he'll have his work cut out for him with Emilio Bonifacio brought in over the winter. Sanchez possess virtually no power and extremely modest speed for a middle infielder, so he will derive his value from being able to put the ball in play (and then beat the ball to first base).

2014

It looked like Sanchez was on the brink of his MLB debut in 2013 after he shot through the organization's prospect rankings in 2012. Instead, Sanchez failed to post a .300 OBP at Triple-A Charlotte. He remains young for his level, as he will not turn 22 until June, so there is still a chance he adjusts to advanced pitchers. If he does, he could be an option at second base if the team trades Gordon Beckham, but Sanchez may also fit in a utility role, depending on how the White Sox arrange their other infield options over the course of the season.

2013

Sanchez shot up the White Sox's prospect rankings in 2012 after he hit .370 in 119 at-bats at Double-A Birmingham. He struggled in limited action at Triple-A Charlotte, but he rebounded in the Arizona Fall League, with a .735 OPS over 22 games. He has come through the system as a middle infielder, but he could be a factor at third base as well depending on how the White Sox elect to use Jeff Keppinger. His bat will play better at shortstop or second, as there is virtually no power here to speak of. Look for him to start 2013 at Triple-A Charlotte, but he could be in Chicago at some point during the season if Gordon Beckham struggles or if Keppinger disappoints.