Tampa, FL - The Florida State League All-Star Team for 2013 was announced today by League President Chuck Murphy. The team was selected by Field Managers, Official Scorers, and club Sports Writers representing the twelve (12) teams in the league.
Gary Sanchez was selected as a catcher for the 2013 FSL All-Star Team. Sanchez was promoted to the Double-A Trenton Thunder on August 3, 2013. During his time with the Tampa Yankees he led the team with 13 homeruns and 61 RBI. He compiled 152 Total Bases in 94 games while maintaining a .254 average. Sanchez was selected New York Yankees as a non-drafted free agent on July 2, 2009. He entered the 2013 season ranked No. 1 among Yankees prospects by MLB.com.
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