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Phils receive Sanchez to complete trade with Nats

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PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies announced on Monday they have acquired right-hander Mario Sanchez from the Nationals. The acquisition of Sanchez completes a Nov. 22 trade which sent right-hander Jimmy Cordero to Washington for a player to be named later.

Sanchez, 22, is 20-11 with a 3.89 ERA in 105 appearances (13 starts) in five Minor League seasons. He went 5-0 with a 3.46 ERA in 32 appearances last season with Class A Advanced Potomac.

PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies announced on Monday they have acquired right-hander Mario Sanchez from the Nationals. The acquisition of Sanchez completes a Nov. 22 trade which sent right-hander Jimmy Cordero to Washington for a player to be named later.

Sanchez, 22, is 20-11 with a 3.89 ERA in 105 appearances (13 starts) in five Minor League seasons. He went 5-0 with a 3.46 ERA in 32 appearances last season with Class A Advanced Potomac.

The Phillies designated Cordero for assignment Nov. 18.

Todd Zolecki has covered the Phillies since 2003, and for MLB.com since 2009. Follow him on Twitter and listen to his podcast.

 

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