|Sanchez scratched because of eye problem|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 25 April 2007 12:29|
Sanchez, last year's NL batting champion with a .344 average, went to an eye doctor earlier in the day. Unidentified debris was removed from his eye.
The problem was not believed to be serious. He was scratched from Pittsburgh's lineup about an hour before gametime.
Sanchez missed most of spring training with a strained right knee, an injury that forced him to sit out the Pirates' first five games.