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Sanchez wins arbitration case with White Sox

Infielder to earn $2.35M in 2018; club had countered with $2.1M
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A salary-arbitration panel sided with infielder Yolmer Sanchez in his case against the White Sox, and Sanchez will earn $2.35 million in 2018, it was announced on Wednesday.

The salary is a sizable increase for Sanchez, who made $546,000 in 2017.

A salary-arbitration panel sided with infielder Yolmer Sanchez in his case against the White Sox, and Sanchez will earn $2.35 million in 2018, it was announced on Wednesday.

The salary is a sizable increase for Sanchez, who made $546,000 in 2017.

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The White Sox had countered Sanchez's salary request with $2.1 million.

Sanchez set career bests last season with a .267 average, 12 home runs and 59 RBIs. A versatile player, Sanchez started 78 games at second base, 52 at third, four at shortstop and one in right field.

Quinn Roberts is a reporter for MLB.com.

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