Slideshow: Miguel Sano Is Too Big

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Nineteen-year-old Miguel Sano was drafted signed as a shortstop. He was then seen as oversized for that position, so he was moved to third base. As the above photo — where he is compared to the 5’10”, 175 lb. Eduardo Escobar — shows,  he may be a little large for third base as well. But Sano’s largeness doesn’t just apply to the baseball field. Miguel Sano is too big for many, many things.




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David G. Temple is the Managing Editor of TechGraphs and a contributor to FanGraphs, NotGraphs and The Hardball Times. He hosts the award-eligible podcast Stealing Home. Dayn Perry once called him a "Bible Made of Lasers." Follow him on Twitter @davidgtemple.


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  1. DJ says:

    According to B-ref, he’s the same height and weight as Derek Jeter. Of course, Derek Jeter is arguably oversized for his position.

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  2. gnomez says:

    Just to nitpick, Sano wasn’t drafted.

    That aside, the Bag End one is hilarious.

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  3. canuckassassin says:

    Miguel Sano is the same age as I am and he’s occuping his time being massive and I’m just sitting here eating peanut butter.

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  4. nuddles says:

    Is he wearing molded cleats?

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