Cristopher Alexis Sánchez is a professional baseball pitcher from the Dominican Republic who currently pitches for the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball.
How Old Is Cristopher Sánchez?
Cristopher Sánchez is 25 years old. He was born on December 12, 1996.
On July 15, 2013, Sánchez signed as an international free agent with the Tampa Bay Rays for a $65,000 signing bonus.
The DSL Rays were his team during 2014, 2015, and 2016 seasons. In 2014, Sánchez was 1–3 with a 7.77 ERA in 22 innings, 2–1 with a 3.54 ERA in 20+13 innings in 2015, and 5–3 with a 3.06 ERA in 61+23 innings in 2016.
He pitched for the Princeton Rays in 2017, finishing 1–6 with a 10.01 ERA in 38+23 innings. Sánchez pitched for the Princeton Tigers and the Hudson Valley Renegades in 2018, going 4–2 with a 4.50 ERA in 52 innings.
He was 4–1 with a 2.26 ERA over 75+23 innings for the Bowling Green Hot Rods, Charlotte Stone Crabs, and Durham Bulls in 2019.
Sánchez competed in the 2019 WBSC Premier12 for the Dominican Republic national baseball team.
On November 20, 2019, Sánchez was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for Curtis Mead. After being acquired, Sánchez was added to the Phillies’ 40–man roster.
He didn’t play in a game in 2020 since the Minor League Baseball season was canceled due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
Sánchez got promoted to the top leagues for the first time on April 19, 2021. However, the next day, he was optioned to the minors without making an MLB appearance.