October 8, 2010
BURBANK — After nine seasons, 844 Major League Baseball games and 3,161 at-bats, Freddy Sanchez is finally getting the opportunity to compete in the postseason for the first time. Sanchez, a Burbank High graduate who attended Glendale Community College, is in the midst of the National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves. The Giants began the best-of- five series Thursday at home. Sanchez went hitless in four plate appearances in San Francisco's 1-0 home victory against the Braves.