Gary Sanchez began a rehab stint with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Monday evening. It didn’t take long for the 25-year-old to make an impact with his bat.
One pitch to Gary Sanchez. One home run for Gary Sanchez.
On the first pitch he saw, Sanchez blasted a solo home run to left field. Video footage of Sanchez’s home run can be found below:
Gary Sanchez jumped all over this pitch. It’s his third home run of the season with the RailRiders. pic.twitter.com/tGQfwygsYH
Sanchez has been sidelined since July 24 due to a right groin injury. As the Yankees gear up for the final month of the regular season, they are hopeful that Sanchez can rejoin the big league club in time for a crucial series against the Oakland A’s which begins Sept. 3.