MIGUEL SANO

MIGUEL SANO

HOMETOWN: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic

DATE OF BIRTH: May 11, 1993

POSITION: Third Baseman

TEAM: Minnesota Twins

 

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Sanó recorded a .264 batting average in 2017, hitting 28 home runs and 77 RBI en route to his first All Star Game appearance
  • Sanó finished runner-up in the 2017 Home Run Derby
  • On July 2, 2015, the Minnesota Twins promoted Sanó to the majors. He finished third in AL Rookie of the Year balloting after hitting 18 home runs in 80 games
  • Sanó has 71 career home runs in 310 games entering the 2018 season

AWARDS:

  • American League All-Star (2017)
  • Home Run Derby Runner Up (2017)

OFF THE FIELD HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Sanó has a tattoo on his right forearm that depicts his daughter, Angelica, who he and his wife, Daniela, lost to a heart defect one week after her birth
  • Sanó is one of 13 children
  • Sanó owns a fashion store in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic named “D’Boqueton”

MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS:

Latest Posts

Yoenis Cespedes went 2-for-4 last night with a double and 2 RBIs to lead the Mets to a win over the Cardinals. Miguel Sano homered for the second straight day in the Twins 6-1 win over the Yankees.
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Miguel Sano hit his team-leading 17th home run last night, a 2-run homer. He once again proves he's All-Star worthy, currently ranking in the AL's Top 10 in HR, RBI, OBP, SLG, BB & WAR. Vote now to send Miguel Sano to the MLB All-Star Game!
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Watch Miguel Sano hit his team-leading 16th HR of the season last night. He now ranks 8th in homers in the AL. Vote here to send Miguel to Miami for the MLB All-Star Game! Erick Aybar went 2-f0r-4 with 1 double last night to lead the Padres to victory.
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Miguel Sano hit a 3-run home run last night. With his 15th HR of the season, he is All-Star worthy. Vote Miguel Sano for the 2017 MLB All-Star Game here. CC Sabathia had his best start last night, improving to 7-2 after striking out 5 batters in 8 shutout innings. In game 3 of the NBA finals, Kevin Durant posted 31 points, had 8 rebounds and 4 assists, including an impressive 3-pointer with 45 seconds left in the 4th quarter
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Kevin Durant put up 33 points, had 13 rebounds and 6 assists in game 2 of the NBA Finals. Watch highlights here. Watch Miguel Sano blast his team-leading 14th home run of the season in yesterday's game. He is batting .391 in his current 6-game hitting streak.
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Kevin Durant put up 38 points and had 8 rebounds and 8 assists. Watch highlights of his 6 dunks from last night here. In 6 innings CC Sabathia allowed only 1 run and struck out 7 batters, moving into 21st on the all-time career strikeouts list Watch Miguel Sano start off the first triple play for the Twins since 2006
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Watch Miguel Sano blast a 446-foot 3-run homer during yesterday's game. Yoenis Cespedes now leads the league in home runs. Cespedes had 2 RBIs and 2 home runs in last night's game. Watch one of his home runs here.
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