• Pirates Catcher Tony Sanchez Cartwheels Into Dugout To Make Catch

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Sep 19, 2013
    You don't take any plays off," Sanchez told Pirates TV in a postgame interview. This must be the season that everybody on the Pittsburgh Pirates gets what he wants. Not only did the Bucs take another step toward clinching a playoff spot for the first time in 21 years Thursday afternoon, but catcher Tony Sanchez fulfilled a lifelong wish by making one of the best plays of the Major League Baseball season. Sanchez kept track of the ball, which had a downward trajectory that brought him closer and closer to the visitors dugout, which he also kept looking for. He just doesn't have an "off" switch, he says. "It's in my blood. You see, I'm a catcher. That's when Sanchez risked injury by refusing to give up on a ball that others might have. It's going to be fun what Sanchez tells his poor mom about what happened on Chris Denorfia's pop up.
    Source: deadspin.com
  • Pirates catcher Tony Sanchez makes ‘kamikaze’ catch and flips head-first into Padres dugout

    This must be the season that everybody on the Pittsburgh Pirates gets what he wants. Not only did the Bucs take another step toward clinching a playoff spot for the first time in 21 years Thursday afternoon, but catcher Tony Sanchez fulfilled a lifelong…
    Source: yahoo.com

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