2   Marvin Sanchez
Marvin Sanchez

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, IL

High School:
Clemente Academy

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 165

Position:
IF

B/T:
S/R


2010: Provided a pinch-hit double at Cal Poly (3/9) ... Produced a couple of hits and scored a run at Cal Poly (3/10) ... Scored a pair of runs at Southern Illinois (3/20) ... Got hit by two pitches, tallied two hits, and scored three times at Bowling Green (3/27) ... Posted two singles and drove in a run vs. Buffalo (4/4) ... Blasted his first career home run, a 2-run shot, vs. Ohio (4/18) ... Contributed a pair of singles and stole a base at Iowa (4/22) ... Drove in a run and scored at Valparaiso (5/11) ... Singled in a run at Miller Park at Milwaukee (5/12) ... Scored and tallied an RBI in a pinch-hit appearance vs. Milwaukee (5/18).

2009: Hit .104 with four runs, five hits, four RBI, a double, three walks and three steals in 24 games, 13 starts ... Had two walks, an RBI and a run against Mississippi State (2/21) ... Tallied a walk and a run against Southern Illinois (3/6) ... Drove in a run on a sacrifice fly vs. Saint Louis (3/11) ... Pinch ran and scored at Eastern Michigan (4/25) ... Recorded a pinch-hit two-RBI double at Western Michigan (5/14).

2008: Started 12 games at second base and appeared in 34 during his first collegiate season ... Had five hits, three walks, five runs, and one RBI ... Stole three bases on three attempts and had two sacrifice hits ... Had his first collegiate hit and run against Portland (2/28) ... Stole his first career base against SIU (3/1) ... Scored a run in his first collegiate start at Texas State (3/7) ... Tallied his first MAC hit with an infield single against Akron (4/11) ... Drove in his first career run against WMU (5/17).

High School: Ranked as Illinois' No. 57 senior prospect by Prep Baseball Report and listed on the Chicago Tribune Top 100 area players ... A three-time All-Chicago Public League selection and two-time team MVP ... Earned school's Roberto Clemente Award, presented to top athlete who exhibits excellence in athletics, academics and community service, as a senior ... Three-year team captain ... Committed only seven errors in his four prep seasons ... Batted .382 and stole 35 bases during his senior season ... Earned all-conference and team MVP honors in final prep campaign ... Collected 25 steals in his first 13 games as a senior ... Began switch-hitting after his junior season ... Hit .421 with 40 runs scored, 39 stolen bases, 36 hits, 20 RBI, six doubles, three triples and one home run while walking 22 times against just nine strikeouts as a junior ... Earned all-conference and team MVP accolades while helping lead his team to a regional championship and city runner-up finish during his junior campaign ... Named team's MVP as a sophomore.

Personal: Sociology major and family and child services minor ... Born March 14, 1989 in Chicago, Ill. ... Parents are Edward and Marangeli Burgos ... Teamed with cousin, Rafael Garcia, who is a senior at UIC, to form double-play combination for their teams from age 12 through high school at Clemente ... Admires Roberto Clemente and Jose Reyes ... Aspires to go into social work after his baseball career.

YEAR G/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB BB SO SB OBP SLG AVG
2008 34/12 38 5 5 0 0 0 1 5 3 7 3 .195 .132 .132
2009 24/13 48 4 5 1 0 0 4 6 3 15 3 .200 .125 .104
2010 24/12 51 11 13 2 0 1 8 18 14 18 3 .441 .353 .255
CAREER 82/40 137 20 23 3 0 1 13 29 20 40 9 .299 .212 .168

CAREER HIGHS
Longest Hitting Streak 3 2010
Runs 2 (three times) Last on 4/21/10 at Iowa
Hits 2 (four times0 Last on 4/21/10 at Iowa
Runs Batted In 2 (two times) Last on 4/18/10 vs. Ohio
Doubles 1 (three times) Last on 3/9/10 at Cal Poly
Home Runs 1 4/18/10 vs. Ohio
Walks 2 (two times) 4/18/10 vs. Ohio
Steals 1 (nine times) Last on 4/21/10 at Iowa