Hector Sanchez

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 25:  Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants hits an RBI sacrifice fly against the San Diego Padres during the second inning at AT&T Park on June 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Giants’ Sanchez Eager For Comeback After 2 Concussions

By JOSE M. ROMERO Associated Press SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Hector Sanchez’s physical on Wednesday was scheduled for 1:30 p.m. local time. But maybe Sanchez, excited as he was to be at spring training on the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/19/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 16:  Travis Ishikawa #45 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after he hits a three-run walk-off home run to defeat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 during Game Five of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Ishikawa, Sanchez Reach Contracts With Giants

First baseman and left fielder Travis Ishikawa has agreed to a $1.1 million contract with the San Francisco Giants for next season, avoiding salary arbitration. Catcher Hector Sanchez, whose season ended prematurely because of a concussion, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/05/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - MAY 31: Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants waits out a rain delay in the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on May 31, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Giants’ Sanchez Done For Season

San Francisco Giants backup catcher Hector Sanchez is expected to miss the remainder of the season while recovering from a second concussion this year. Sanchez returned Wednesday to AT&T Park after an examination by concussion […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/27/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - JUNE 20:  Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants bats against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the MLB game at Chase Field on June 20, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona.  The Diamondbacks defeated the Giants 4-1  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Giants’ Sanchez Goes On 7-Day Concussion DL

The Giants placed catcher Hector Sanchez on the 7-day disabled list with a mild concussion before their game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday. Sanchez left Friday night’s game against the Dodgers early after […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/26/2014

Hector Sanchez (right) celebrates with teammates. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Sanchez’s Slam In 11th Helps Giants Top Rockies 12-10

Backup catcher Hector Sanchez played a starring role in a wild win. He could get used to this. Sanchez hit two of San Francisco’s six homers, including a grand slam in the 11th inning Wednesday […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/23/2014

Giants’ Hector Sanchez Hopes To Be Reliable Backup For Posey

San Francisco’s Buster Posey is already among the most accomplished catchers in baseball with a pair of World Series rings and All-Star selections, the NL Rookie of the Year award in 2010, and a batting […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/25/2014

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Catcher Hector Sanchez Makes Team As Giants Finalize Roster

Rookie Hector Sanchez has earned the Giants’ backup catcher job behind 2010 NL Rookie of the Year Buster Posey after his impressive spring, leaving Eli Whiteside as odd man out.


Brandon Belt has yo-yoed up and down between the majors and minors all year. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

CBS Sports Blog: Giants’ Sabean Shows Little Faith In Young Talent

Sure, the management of prospects is hard work, but Brian Sabean doesn’t need to insult our young players while messing with their futures.