|May 19 3:56 PM PT4:56 PM MT5:56 PM CT6:56 PM ET18:56 ET22:56 GMT6:56 CST3:56 PM MST5:56 PM EST6:26 PM VEN2:56 UAE (+1)5:56 PM CT-Texas roughed up Anibal Sanchez in a 7-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night.
Analysis: Sanchez (4-4) gave up a season-high six runs in 2 2-3 innings, his shortest start in almost two years. The right-hander yielded nine hits, walked two and struck out two as his ERA jumped from 2.05 to 2.77.
|May 14 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET11:29 ET15:29 GMT23:29 CST8:29 AM MST10:29 AM EST10:59 AM VEN19:29 UAE10:29 AM CT-Sanchez allowed two runs, six hits and struck out eight over seven innings, earning the win during Monday's 7-2 victory over Houston.
Analysis: Sanchez has now fanned a whopping 42 over his last four starts spanning 27 innings. He's fanned 66 on the season to rank third in the majors.
|May 2 11:51 AM PT12:51 PM MT1:51 PM CT2:51 PM ET14:51 ET18:51 GMT2:51 CST11:51 AM MST1:51 PM EST2:21 PM VEN22:51 UAE1:51 PM CT-Sanchez struck out nine batters in six innings but also gave up three runs on five hits and two walks Wednesday in a 6-2 loss to Minnesota.
Analysis: At 3-2 with a 1.82 ERA and 50 strikeouts in 39 2-3 innings, Sanchez is still off to a great start to the season.
|Apr. 27 12:56 PM PT1:56 PM MT2:56 PM CT3:56 PM ET15:56 ET19:56 GMT3:56 CST12:56 PM MST2:56 PM EST3:26 PM VEN23:56 UAE2:56 PM CT-Sanchez struck out 17 in eight marvelous innings for Detroit, confounding the Atlanta Braves in a dazzling performance Friday night and leading the Tigers to a 10-0 victory. Sanchez broke Mickey Lolich's team record of 16 strikeouts when he fanned three in the eighth inning.
Analysis: Sanchez threw 121 pitches in those eight innings, so there would be no return for the ninth to try to match Roger Clemens and Kerry Wood with 20 strikeouts. In fact, manager Jim Leyland said he was ready to take Sanchez out after the seventh before letting him pitch a bit longer.
|Apr. 20 3:39 PM PT4:39 PM MT5:39 PM CT6:39 PM ET18:39 ET22:39 GMT6:39 CST3:39 PM MST5:39 PM EST6:09 PM VEN2:39 UAE (+1)5:39 PM CT-Sanchez (2-1) gave up 11 hits while pitching into the seventh inning for the Tigers in Friday's 8-1 loss to the Angels.
Analysis: Sanchez has a 1.75 ERA in four starts.
|Apr. 15 3:30 PM PT4:30 PM MT5:30 PM CT6:30 PM ET18:30 ET22:30 GMT6:30 CST3:30 PM MST5:30 PM EST6:00 PM VEN2:30 UAE (+1)5:30 PM CT-Sanchez allowed one run over seven innings in a 10-1 win over Oakland on Sunday.
Analysis: Sanchez improved to 2-0 with a 1.42 ERA on the season. He struck out eight and only gave up three hits.