Gary Sanchez finished 2nd for the AL Rookie of the Year voting, losing the award to Detroit’s Michael Fulmer. Fulmer got 26 first place votes to Sanchez’ 4.
What hurt Sanchez was that he played in only 53 games. What a 53 games it was, .299-20-42, but in the end, the voters went with the fact that Fulmer played a full season in the bigs as opposed to 1/3 of a season for Sanchez.
In he Arizona Fall League, Scottsdale lost 9-1.
Gleyber Torres was 1 for 3, walked, struck out, .379. He DH’d.
Miguel Andujar (3B) went 0 for 4, struck out twice, .302.