Played for Team Rawlings (2009-11), L.A. Rhinos Baseball (2010-11), Chicago White Sox Scout Team (2010-11) and So Cal Blaze (2012).
A 2012 graduate of Capistrano Valley High School in Mission Viejo ... Two-time All-South Coast League First Team ... 2012 Team MVP, when he hit .413 with six doubles, one triple, one home run, a .518 on-base percentage, 28 runs, 16 RBI, 18 walks and eight steals ... Batted .391 as a junior in 2011 with three doubles, three triples, one home run, a .486 OBP, 28 runs, 19 RBI, 15 walks and five steals ... Two-time Scholar Athlete.
Born July 1, 1994 in Fullerton ... Parents are Gilbert Sanchez and Bonnie Hayes ... Has a younger brother named Garett ... Majoring in management science at Warren College ... Interested in becoming a fireman like his father ... Counts hitting a home run at Tesoro High School and breaking the windshield of a Bentley automobile as a memorable baseball moment ... Enjoys fishing, golfing, going to the beach, watching movies, traveling, swimming and going to the gym ... Roots for the New York Yankees, Oklahoma City Thunder, New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Penguins ... Favorite athlete is Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter ... Top movie is I Love You, Man ... Thank Me Now by Drake can be found on his playlist ... Could eat grilled cheese with chicken for the rest of his life.