Tony Sanchez was the only Pirates prospect who played today, and had a huge game, but the Mesa Solar Sox lost 6-5:
-Tony Sanchez (.228) started at catcher, batting seventh. Sanchez went 2-for-4 with two home runs (4) and four RBIs. Sanchez hit a three run shot in the second inning, putting Mesa up 3-0, then hit a solo shot in the ninth inning, bringing the Solar Sox to within one. Sanchez was 0-for-3 against base stealers, with a throwing error.
Mesa plays Phoenix tomorrow at 12:35 PM MST/2:35 PM EST....
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