Anthony Sanders

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Anthony Sanders
Born: (1974-03-02) March 2, 1974 (age 40)
Tucson, Arizona
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 26, 1999 for the Toronto Blue Jays
Last MLB appearance
April 18, 2001 for the Seattle Mariners
Career statistics
Batting average .240
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 4
Olympic medal record
Men's Baseball
Gold 2000 Sydney Team competition

Anthony Marcus Sanders (born March 2, 1974 in Tucson, Arizona) is a former outfielder in Major League Baseball. Sanders spent parts of three seasons in the majors with the Toronto Blue Jays and Seattle Mariners, along with part of the 2001 season with the Yokohama BayStars in Japan. As a member of the United States national baseball team, Sanders won a gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics. He used to be the manager for the Grand Junction Rockies. In 1997, Sanders' wife was killed in a skiing accident.[1] In 2014 he became the coach of the Colorado Rockies.[2] and the same year became Pioneer League Manager of the Year as well.[3]


  1. ^ "Team USA Who's Who". Baseball America. August 23, 2000. Archived from the original on September 29, 2007. Retrieved July 7, 2008. 
  2. ^ Paul Cicala (September 2, 2014). "Former Santa Rita multi-sport star continues to excel in pro baseball". KVOA. Archived from the original on October 3, 2014. Retrieved October 3, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Sanders named PL Manager of the Year". Minor League Baseball. August 30, 2014. Archived from the original on October 3, 2014. Retrieved October 3, 2014. 

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