The very much professional Anibal Alejandro Sanchez, Jr. is one of the renowned names in the world of baseball. He is a professional baseball pitcher from Venezuela. Currently, he plays as a baseball pitcher for the Detroit Tigers of Major League baseball. He started his MLB career with Florida/Miami Marlins. He played with Florida/Miami Marlins for 6 seasons. Anibal Sanchez was born on Feb 27, 1984, and this makes his age 32 years at this time. He is Venezuelan. His ethnicity is Amerindians. His zodiac sign is Pisces. He made his parents proud with his professional achievements. Until now, he has not talked about his parents. With his dedication & devotion, he makes himself one of the prominent names in the world of baseball.
From his early age, he has shown great interest towards baseball. He played baseball during his high school years. In 2001, the Boston Red Sox as an international free agent signed him. After playing two seasons in the Venezuelan Summer league, he suffered from a vital injury and miss the whole 2003 season.
On July 23, 2012, Detroit Tigers along with Omar Infante acquired him for Jacob Turner, Rob Brantly and Brian Flynn. On Dec 14, 2012, he agreed to a five-year $80 million contract with the Tigers. The deal has $75 million salaries for five years. Through 2016 season, he has a record of Win-loss record (87-87), Earned run average (3.93), Strikeouts (1310). Numerous awards and rewards have honored for his outstanding accomplishments in the game of baseball.
Anibal Sanchez is a married man. He has a beautiful wife in his life. He married his longtime girlfriend Ana Sanchez. They married on Nov 5, 2011, at Puerto Rico and went to the Europe for their honeymoon. Since getting married to till date, the loving couple is happy in their relationship. They have equality in their relationship. They have met their exceptions after the marriage. Currently, they together have a child as a girl named Anabella who was born on 2nd October 2012.
Before being a husband of Ana, he married another woman with whom he divorced in 2008. He also had a child from his first wife but sadly, he left this beautiful world due to dengue fever in just three months of his age. Anibal Sanchez is one of the eminent players of basketball. He has the busiest schedule. However, he has maintains a perfect balance between professional life and personal life. His career stats are worth to watch for the youngsters.
Anibal Sanchez has a great personality. He has a standing height of 6 feet, which is around 1.82m. He is well-known personality in social networking sites. His fans are largely growing on Instagram. He has great career earnings from his professional job. As of 2016, his salary is 16 million USD. His net worth is $23,000,000.