Hector Sanchez on Padres' bench versus Cardinals
San Diego Padres catcher Hector Sanchez is not starting on Thursday against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Sanchez will head back to the bench after going 1-for-4 in a start on Wednesday. He's 28-for-120 (.233) overall this season with 8 home runs and 23 RBI across 64 games. Austin Hedges will start in tonight's series finale against right-hander Lance Lynn and the Cardinals.
numberFire's models project Sanchez to record a .222 batting average in 20 plate appearances over the remainder of the year.
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