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  1. Could Giants' Ishikawa be the odd man out?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | SFGate

    Could the player who hit the pennant-clinching home run in 2014 be designated for assignment and taken off the 40-man roster before he plays a single game with the Giants this year? The Giants are facing a roster squeeze. They spent their one easy call when Hunter Pence returned, optioning catcher Hector Sanchez to Triple-A Fresno.

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  2. Hunter Pence will play on SaturdayRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... say who's coming off roster once Pence is added. Hint: I heard there will be just two catchers tomorrow. Hector Sanchez is not out of options , and considering that Susac is still the preferred catcher/pinch-hitter whenever Posey gets a day off (or ...

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  3. 'Extremely strong' Pence debuts with two hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... he was hurt, he was good to have around." To make room for Pence on the 25-man roster, switch-hitting catcher Hector Sanchez was optioned to Triple-A Sacramento. Sanchez, 25, had played in 18 games (four starts) with a .194 average over 31 at-bats. ...

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  4. Giants beat: Sanchez sent to Triple-ARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | SFGate

    With Hunter Pence activated from the disabled list, little-used catcher Hector Sanchez was the odd man out and optioned to Triple-A Sacramento. "Hector needs to play," manager Bruce Bochy said.

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  5. Hunter Pence upon his returns to Giants lineup: "I feel my potential is very strong to come help us"Read the original story

    Saturday May 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... So yeah. I feel my potential is very strong to come help us." The Giants optioned little-used third catcher Hector Sanchez to Triple-A Sacramento to make space for Pence, who is back in right field and batting sixth. For now, Justin Maxwell ends up ...

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  6. Giants notes: Hunter Pence's return means less continuity in leadoff...Read the original story

    Saturday May 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... acclimated, Bochy plans to move him up a spot to fifth. - if anyone was surprised that the Giants sent down Hector Sanchez to clear a roster space for Hunter Pence, they haven't been paying attention. Sanchez hadn't started in 26 games. He had ...

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  7. Giants rout Reds on eve of Pence's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | SFGate

    ... replacement in right. The Giants are expected to remove one of two backup catchers - either Andrew Susac or Hector Sanchez - to make roster space for Pence. On his final day on the disabled list, the Giants collected 13 hits, including Brandon ...

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  8. Giants get 2 in the 9th to edge Marlins 3-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    San Francisco Giants' Matt Duffy, right, is greeted by teammates Joaquin Arias, second from right, and Hector Sanchez after hitting a walk off single off Miami Marlins relief pitcher Steve Cishek in the ninth inning of their baseball game Sunday, May 10, 2015, in San Francisco. San Francisco won the game 3-2.

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  9. Giants notes: Pence getting back in the swing, Posey rests, etc.Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... a day. I looked it up: when the Giants threw four consecutive shutouts in June, 2012, Posey caught two and Hector Sanchez caught two. I'd imagine that Posey's current run of 27 consecutive scoreless innings is the longest streak by a Giants catcher ...

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  10. Giants trying to keep backup catchers sharpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | San Francisco Giants

    A pitching machine was set up at shortstop Monday afternoon at AT&T Park, shooting baseballs toward Giants backup catchers Andrew Susac and Hector Sanchez at home. For Sanchez, it's about the only time he's getting behind the plate these days.

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  11. Murph: Dona t count on Bochy to pull plug on struggling McGeheeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... leashes. His boss, Brian Sabean, does, too. They'll play Gregor Blanco when he drives you nuts. They'll play Hector Sanchez when he drives you nuts. They'll call you the 'Lunatic Fringe', and they'll be opening a really expensive bottle of Napa ...

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  12. Lincecum roughed up as Giants fall to DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Paradise Post

    ... rally that began with a two-out walk to Brandon Crawford. Anderson didn't retire another batter. Pinch hitter Hector Sanchez singled, Nori Aoki hit an RBI single through the left side, and Joe Panik doubled to the base of the wall in right field to ...

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  13. Four-run frame sinks Lincecum, GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | San Francisco Giants

    ... Gonzalez . Sanchez comes through: The key hit in the Giants' three-run, fifth-inning rally was provided by Hector Sanchez , who was hitless in his previous 19 at-bats and owned a .120 average overall. Sanchez singled to collect his first hit in four ...

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  14. Brandon Belt out of lineup againRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... catch Lincecum? Let's see, there was the one about them hating each other, and then there was one about Hector Sanchez working really well with Lincecum. The more time that passes, though, it seems pretty clear that Posey doesn't catch Lincecum ...

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  15. Chris Heston is here to stay: Why rookie pitcher will remain with...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Frisco Fastball

    ... valuable to stash in Sacramento. Making room for a 13th pitcher by sending down a position player - probably Hector Sanchez or Andrew Susac since there's no real need to keep both. Moving down whichever reliever is lowest on the totem pole - my vote ...

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  16. San Francisco Giants: Patience or Panic with 5 Troubling Early-Season StartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | BleacherReport

    ... but with Cain and Peavy both hurting, Vogelsong is an important member of the Giants pitching staff. Hector Sanchez opened the season on the Giants' 25-man roster. He is back to full health, after his 2014 season was cut short by multiple ...

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  17. Early season stats for the 2015 GiantsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... marks with none or one out. He's already saved two runs with his framing, according to the above metric. Hector Sanchez is a tick below average, as is Andrew Susac in a third of the innings. The Giants haven't scored three runs in an inning yet. ...

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  18. Want to Win the Climate Fight? Engage Communities of ColorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Switched

    ... one out of six black kids suffers from asthma --compared with a national average of one in ten. According to Hector Sanchez , chair of the National Latino Coalition on Climate Change, more than 80 percent of Latinos live in counties that violate at ...

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  19. 5 San Francisco Giants Who Should Be On the Trading Block Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Rant Sports

    ... roster, including Susac, who has quickly become a fan favorite despite relinquishing backup catcher duties to Hector Sanchez in spring training. Susac is highly-touted because of his offensive potential and could help form an enticing early-season ...

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  20. Adam Duvall hits for cycle: Should San Francisco Giants call up red-hot Sacramento Rivercats star?Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Frisco Fastball

    ... Andrew Susac - called up when Jake Peavy hit the disabled list this past weekend - given the struggles of Hector Sanchez and the fact that he resembled a more polished product at the plate in 2014. In 28 games spread across four months, Duvall never ...

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