Last night was the Triple-A All-Star game, which saw three members of the Pittsburgh Pirates organization with strong performances. Tony Sanchez was the starting catcher for the International League All-Stars, while Kris Johnson and Vic Black each made an appearance on the mound.
The player of the game was Sanchez. That's not just out of the three Indianapolis Indians representatives. Sanchez was named the Top Star for the International League team thanks to his three run homer that ultimately decided the game. With the IL down 2-1 in the top of the second inning, Sanchez came to the plate against Jarred Cosart and lined an opposite field three run homer to give the IL a 4-2 lead. The home run can be seen below.
Tony Sanchez hit a three run homer in the Triple-A All-Star game. (I...
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