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Jerry Sands

26-Year-Old Outfielder – Tampa Bay Rays

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220   DOB: 9/28/1987   BORN: Middletown, NY   COLLEGE: Catawba   DRAFTED: 25th Rd   

March 20, 2014  –  Jerry Sands News

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Sands was reassigned to minor league camp Thursday, Roger Mooney of the Tampa Bay Tribune reports.

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Jerry Sands Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2008 20 R GCL 46 180 146 29 30 14 4 0 10 33 5 0 29 43 0 5 0 .205 .346 .438 .784
2009 21 R Ogd 41 185 163 41 57 25 9 2 14 39 0 1 22 28 0 0 0 .350 .427 .687 1.114
2009 21 A Gre 32 121 104 22 27 14 7 2 5 19 1 0 15 32 1 1 0 .260 .361 .510 .871
2010 22 A Gre 69 287 243 48 81 37 16 3 18 46 14 2 40 61 0 1 3 .333 .432 .646 1.078
2010 22 AA Cha 68 303 259 54 70 31 12 2 17 47 4 0 33 62 0 5 6 .270 .360 .529 .889
2011 23 AAA Alb 94 418 370 78 103 53 21 3 29 88 3 1 38 86 0 7 3 .278 .344 .586 .930
2011 23 MAJ LAD 61 227 198 20 50 19 15 0 4 26 3 3 25 51 2 1 1 .253 .338 .389 .727
2012 24 AAA Alb 119 522 452 84 134 47 17 4 26 107 1 0 59 106 0 8 3 .296 .375 .524 .899
2012 24 MAJ LAD 9 24 23 2 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 .174 .208 .261 .469
2013 25 R Gul 4 13 11 4 4 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 .364 .462 .909 1.371
2013 25 AAA Ind 106 397 343 37 71 26 17 2 7 34 0 1 50 105 1 1 2 .207 .311 .329 .640
2014 26 AAA Dur 19 80 67 18 24 12 7 0 5 17 0 0 12 12 0 1 0 .358 .450 .687 1.137
3-Year Averages MAJ   35 124 110 11 27 10 8 0 2 13 1 1 13 30 1 0 0 .245 .325 .373 .698

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Batter vs. Pitcher Stats     ▼ Games By Position

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Jerry Sands Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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Jerry Sands: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2012 1 7 6 1
2011 6 57 41 1 22

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Jerry Sands Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2012192000.158.211.368
20116093141.367.6331.066

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201240010.250.500.900
2011138111122.203.283.580

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2012110000.091.091.182
20119352140.269.419.749

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2012122010.250.417.724
2011105152123.238.362.706
Jerry Sands Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2008 20 R GCL 180 146 16.1% 23.9% 0.67 71% .215 .233
2009 21 R Ogd 185 163 11.9% 15.1% 0.79 83% .355 .337
2009 21 A Gre 121 104 12.4% 26.4% 0.47 69% .328 .250
2010 22 A Gre 287 243 13.9% 21.3% 0.66 75% .384 .313
2010 22 AA Cha 303 259 10.9% 20.5% 0.53 76% .294 .259
2011 23 AAA Alb 418 370 9.1% 20.6% 0.44 77% .290 .308
2011 23 MAJ LAD 227 198 11% 22.5% 0.49 74% .322 .136
2012 24 AAA Alb 522 452 11.3% 20.3% 0.56 77% .338 .228
2012 24 MAJ LAD 24 23 4.2% 37.5% 0.11 61% .286 .087
2013 25 R Gul 13 11 15.4% 30.8% 0.50 64% .400 .545
2013 25 AAA Ind 397 343 12.6% 26.4% 0.48 69% .277 .122
2014 26 AAA Dur 80 67 15% 15% 1.00 82% .380 .329
3-Year Averages MAJ   124 110 10.5% 24.2% 0.43 73% .321 .128

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Best Matchups for Jerry Sands (by OPS, min 1 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Aaron Thompson MIN 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 4.000 5.000
Matt Thornton NY-A 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Tony Watson PIT 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Mike McClendon COL 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Ian Kennedy SD 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.500 2.500
Edwin Jackson CHI-N 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
R.A. Dickey TOR 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Daniel McCutchen TEX 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Brad Lincoln PHI 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Javier Lopez SF 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000

Worst Matchups for Jerry Sands (by OPS, min 1 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Chad Qualls HOU 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Matt Reynolds AZ 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Sergio Romo SF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Eric O'Flaherty OAK 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Adam Ottavino COL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Joe Thatcher AZ 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jeff Samardzija CHI-N 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Sergio Santos TOR 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Esmerling Vasquez MIN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jose Veras CHI-N 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000

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Jerry Sands: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Sands cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Durham on Thursday, Roger Mooney of the Tampa Bay Tribune reports.

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The Rays designated Sands for assignment Tuesday, Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Sands was claimed off waivers by the Rays from the Pirates on Monday, Roger Mooney of the Tampa Tribune reports.

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Sands is off to a slow start for Triple-A Indy, slashing .186/.205/.186 in 43 at-bats with zero extra-base hits.

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Sands was suspended for one game after entering the stands during Tuesday's game with Triple-A Indianapolis, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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GM Neal Huntington believes Sands could help Pittsburgh's outfield very soon, perhaps within the next couple months, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Sands was re-assigned to Triple-A Indianapolis on Wednesday.

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Sands, who has three hits in 15 spring training at-bats, will likely start 2013 in Triple-A.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

There was no outlook written for Jerry Sands.

2013

Sands was the player to be named later in the package Los Angeles sent to Boston as part of the Adrian Gonzalez deal, but then was traded from Boston to Pittsburgh in the offseason. He is a power-hitting outfield prospect, who started poorly with the Dodgers last season, was demoted to Triple-A where the struggles continued, and did not recover until the second half of the season. However, he finished strong and hit an impressive .296/.375/.524 with 26 homers and 107 RBI for Triple-A Albuquerque. The Pacific Coast League is batter-friendly, however, and a 59:106 BB:K ratio suggests that there's still work to be done. That said, the right-handed batter hit lefties and righties nearly equally well (.910/.895 OPS). He'll battle for a roster spot at first base and right field with the Pirates in spring training. He offers significant power potential if he can find regular playing time.

2012

Sands has bashed 64 minor league home runs the past two seasons, but after a so-so .253/.338/.389 in 198 big league at-bats last year, he's far from guaranteed a regular spot in the lineup. With the Dodgers out of the race, Sands hit .342/.415/.493 last September, so he has a legitimate chance at 500-plus at-bats in 2012. Consider him a solid sleeper, although he's technically behind James Loney on the depth chart at first base heading into spring training.

2011

We saw hints of a 2009 breakout, but 2010 proved to be Sands' coming-out party as a top prospect. The former 25th-round pick batted a combined .301/.395/.586 between Low-A and Double-A (he skipped High-A entirely) with 35 home runs and 18 stolen bases. Sands has played first base and the outfield in the last couple seasons and was reportedly taking groundballs at third base in the Arizona Fall League, so he's far from settled in terms of a future defensive position. Still, if Sands can continue at this pace in Triple-A this season, the Dodgers will find a spot for him.