Sandy León

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Sandy León
Sandy León on July 25, 2012.jpg
León with the Washington Nationals
Washington Nationals – No. 41
Born: (1989-03-13) March 13, 1989 (age 25)
Maracaibo, Venezuela
Bats: Switch Throws: Right
MLB debut
May 14, 2012 for the Washington Nationals
Career statistics
(through April 14, 2014)
Batting average .216
Home runs 1
Runs batted in 5

Sandy David León (born March 13, 1989) is a Venezuelan professional baseball catcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball.

Professional career[edit]

León was called up to the majors for the first time on May 13, 2012.[1] He made his Major League debut on May 14, 2012. In the fourth inning of his debut, León seriously sprained his right ankle, after a collision with Padres' third baseman Chase Headley at home plate[2]


  1. ^ Comack, Amanda (13 May 2012). "Nationals to call-up catcher Sandy Leon in light of Wilson Ramos injury". Washington Times. Retrieved 18 February 2014. 
  2. ^ Comack, Amanda (14 May 2012). "Nationals catcher Sandy Leon suffers high ankle sprain in collision, Maldonado expected to be recalled". Washington Times. Retrieved 15 May 2012. 

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