Sanchez begins Blue Jays career in bullpen

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez readies himself for another pitch against the Tampa Bay...

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez readies himself for another pitch against the Tampa Bay Rays during spring training on March 21, 2014 in Port Charlotte, Florida. (Veronica Henri/Toronto Sun/QMI Agency)

KEN FIDLIN, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 12:45 AM ET

Wrapped in a towel, ready for a shower, Aaron Sanchez made the phone call he had been waiting all his life to make on Monday night.

Buffalo Bisons manager Gary Allanson had just informed him he was coming to Toronto and now Aaron was going to make Mike Sanchez's day, way out in Barstow, Calif.

"I called my pops," Sanchez said Tuesday while sitting in the Blue Jays dugout.


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