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Sanchez's biggest effort thus far came on Saturday, as the Giants throttled the Dodgers, 10-0, and he went three for four with a walk, three runs batted in and two runs scored. Sanchez also had his first double of the season.
On the short season, he's batting .467 with seven hits in 15 at bats, three runs, three RBI and a .556 on-base percentage.
Sanchez, who signed a one-year extension with the Giants on Friday, is also perfect in the field at second base in 13 total chances.
San Francisco travels to San Diego today for a two-game set against the
His earned-run average is still spotless, but he's only recorded one out in three appearances.
In his debut on Opening Day on Thursday, he walked the only batter he faced and on Saturday gave up a hit against the only batter he faced. On Sunday, he gave up another hit and a walk and recorded one out. His WHIP currently sits at 12.00.
The Nationals, who went 1-2 to open the season in a three-game set with the
McCarthy, who spent all of last season nursing a shoulder injury and biding his time in the
McCarthy went 7-4 with a 4.62 earned-run average in '09 with the Rangers. It was his fifth season in the majors, with three coming with the Rangers. Over five seasons, McCarthy is 20-24 with a 4.56 ERA and 251 strikeouts to 142 walks in just over 372 innings.
McCarthy is set to go up against