Gary Sánchez Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Gary Sánchez

Biography / Wiki

The Dominican professional baseball catcher, Gary Sanchez made his MLB debut with the Yankees in 2015. In August 2016, he was given the title of American League’s Rookie of the Month and Player of the Month. Gary was born on December 2, 1992, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He is considered the fastest catcher in MLB history to hit 100 home runs.

Height / Weight / Age

Date Of Birth December 2, 1992
Age 30 Years
Height In Centimeters – 188 cm

In Feet and Inches – 6’2”

Weight In Kilograms – 104 kg

In Pounds – 230 lbs

Body Measurements 44-32-15
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Shoe Size Not Known

Net Worth

Gary’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million approximately. His salary is $507,500.

Education/ Family

Gary was born to Orquidia Herrera and grew up in La Victoria. He has three brothers out of which one played in the Seattle Mariners organization. Gary also has a sister. No information is known with regard to his education.


Gary Sanchez

Nickname The Kraken or The Sanchize
Birth Place Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
Profession Baseball player
Zodiac sign Sagittarius
School Not known
College Not known
Religion Christianity
Nationality Dominican Republican
Home Town Santo Domingo
Debut MLB – 2015
Fathers Name Name not known
Mothers Name Orquidia Herrera
Brothers Miguel Sanchez and 2 more
Sister 1

Career / Fashion And Style

In July 2009, he signed with the New York Yankees and received a $3 million signing bonus. He started his professional career by playing for the Gulf Coast Yankees and finished the season hitting .329/.393/.543 with 8 home runs and 43 runs in 47 games.

By 2011, he was considered among the top prospects in baseball. In 2015, he was selected to represent the Yankees at the 2015 All-Star Futures Game. As a pinch hitter, he made his major league debut.

For his first major league home run, he went 4-for-5 and 3 singles. In 2016, he became the first player with 11 home runs and 31 hits in his 23 career games. In 2017, Gary was honored with the Silver Slugger Award.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More

He is married to Sahaira and has a daughter named Sara.

Girlfriends Not known
Marital Status Married
Wife Sahaira Sanchez


Gary Sánchez with his Wife Sahaira Sánchez
Gary Sánchez with his Wife Sahaira Sánchez

Children Daughter – Sara


Gary Sánchez with his kid
Gary Sánchez with his kid

Favourite Things

The list of his favourite things here

Favourite Destinations Honduras

Gary Sánchez

Some Interesting Facts About Gary Sanchez

  • He was raised in La Victoria, Dominican Republic.
  • At a very young age, his parents were separated and he was raised by his mother.
  • Miguel Sanchez one of his brothers played in the Seattle Mariners organization.
  • As an international free agent, he signed with the New York Yankees in July 2009.
  • ‘Baseball America’ which is a sports magazine ranked him as the Yankees seventh-best prospect.
  • His daughter Sara was born in 2013.
  • His hobbies are traveling, listening to music, and watching movies.
  • His jersey number is 24.
  • He upholds the position of a catcher on the field.
  • In August 2016, he became the player of the month.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram @elgarysanchez
  2. Twitter@ElGarySanchez
  3. Facebook @GarySanchez
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