RotoWire Partners

Jerry Sands

28-Year-Old Outfielder – Chicago White Sox

2016 Stats

AVG

.236

HR

1

RBI

7

R

2

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

AVG

HR

RBI

R

SB

2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Sands became very familiar with the roads between Cleveland and Triple-A Columbus as he yo-yoed back and forth between the two locations for much of the summer. He didn't do anything to further establ...

Read more about Jerry Sands

LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 225   DOB: 9/28/1987   BORN: Middletown, NY   COLLEGE: Catawba   DRAFTED: 25th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

$

Jerry Sands Contract Information:

Signed minor league contract with spring training invite in December 2014.

June 17, 2016  –  Jerry Sands News

▼ More

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

+ Add To Watchlist

Sands was outrighted to Triple-A Charlotte on Friday, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

To instantly reveal our fantasy analysis of every player – including Jerry Sands – simply subscribe now.

Jerry Sands Stats
OPTIONS:   Show Partial SeasonsHide Partial Seasons      Show Minor League StatsHide Minor League Stats       Show 5x5 Stats OnlyShow All Statistics       Click stat headings to sort columns.
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 54 219 190 32 51 21 12 0 9 36 1 0 26 53 0 3 0 .268 .352 .474 .826
2014 26 MAJ TB 12 22 21 1 4 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 .190 .227 .333 .560
2015 27 AAA COL 66 276 223 41 64 27 12 1 14 46 1 2 45 40 0 4 4 .287 .409 .538 .947
2015 27 MAJ CLE 50 133 123 11 29 10 5 1 4 19 0 0 9 36 0 1 0 .236 .286 .390 .676
2016 28 AAA CHA 37 146 128 14 22 6 4 0 2 8 0 0 16 32 2 0 0 .172 .264 .250 .514
2016 28 MAJ CWS 24 58 55 2 13 1 0 0 1 7 0 0 3 24 0 0 0 .236 .276 .291 .567
Rest Of Season     Subscribe now to see our Rest Of Season projections for Jerry Sands
Preseason     Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Jerry Sands
3-Year Averages     31 76 72 6 16 4 2 0 2 11 0 0 4 21 0 0 0 .222 .263 .333 .596
Career  (View All)     156 464 420 36 100 33 22 1 10 57 3 3 38 126 2 2 2 .238 .303 .367 .670

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

No No No
Jerry Sands Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 27 @ChC Did not play.
Jul. 26 ChC Did not play.
Jul. 25 ChC Did not play.
Jul. 24 Det Did not play.
Jul. 23 Det Did not play.
Jul. 22 Det Did not play.
Jul. 21 Det Did not play.
Jul. 20 @Sea Did not play.
Jul. 19 @Sea Did not play.
Jul. 18 @Sea Did not play.
Jul. 17 @LAA Did not play.
Jul. 16 @LAA Did not play.
Jul. 15 @LAA Did not play.
Jul. 10 Atl Did not play.
Jul. 9 Atl Did not play.
Jul. 8 Atl Did not play.
Jul. 6 NYY Did not play.
Jul. 5 NYY Did not play.
Jul. 4 NYY Did not play.
Jul. 3 @Hou Did not play.
Jul. 2 @Hou Did not play.
Jul. 1 @Hou Did not play.
Jun. 30 Min Did not play.
Jun. 29 Min Did not play.
Jun. 28 Min Did not play.
Jun. 26 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 25 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 24 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 23 @Bos Did not play.
Jun. 22 @Bos Did not play.
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jerry Sands Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 27 Louisville 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 26 Louisville 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 25 Louisville 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
Jul. 24 Indianapols 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 23 Indianapols 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
Jul. 22 Indianapols 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Jul. 21 Indianapols 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
Jul. 20 Scranton-WB 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Jul. 19 Scranton-WB 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Jul. 18 Scranton-WB 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Jul. 17 Pawtucket 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Jul. 16 Pawtucket 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 15 Pawtucket 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .500 .750
Jul. 14 Pawtucket 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .500 .750
Jul. 10 Gwinnett 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Jul. 9 Gwinnett 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
Jul. 8 Gwinnett 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Jul. 7 Gwinnett 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .750 .500 1.250
Jul. 6 Pawtucket 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Jul. 5 Pawtucket 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .750 1.000 1.750
Jul. 4 Pawtucket 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Jul. 3 Lehigh Vly 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 2 Lehigh Vly 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 1 Lehigh Vly 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 30 Lehigh Vly 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 29 Durham 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
Jun. 28 Durham 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 7 Days 22 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .231 .091 .322
Last 14 Days 48 2 8 2 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .259 .208 .467
Last 30 Days 93 9 17 3 0 0 4 14 0 0 0 0 0 .183 .290 .215 .505

Jerry Sands: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 4 4 3 1 10
2015 11 37 7 32 1
2014 7
2012 1 7 6 1
2011 6 57 41 1 22

Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▼ Advanced Stats

Jerry Sands: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 14 25

Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▼ Advanced Stats

Jerry Sands Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016180000.222.222.522
20156452110.297.500.838
2014111120.091.364.455

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016372170.243.324.587
2015596280.169.271.502
2014100020.300.300.664

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016260020.231.231.516
20156472110.266.406.715
2014141130.214.429.695

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016292150.241.345.611
2015594280.203.373.634
201470010.143.143.286
Jerry Sands Advanced Stats
OPTIONS:   Show Partial SeasonsHide Partial Seasons      Show Minor League StatsHide Minor League Stats      Click stat headings to sort columns.
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 219 190 11.9% 24.2% 0.49 72% .328 .206
2014 26 MAJ TB 22 21 0% 27.3% 0.00 71% .214 .143
2015 27 AAA COL 276 223 16.3% 14.5% 1.13 82% .296 .251
2015 27 MAJ CLE 133 123 6.8% 27.1% 0.25 71% .301 .154
2016 28 AAA CHA 146 128 11% 21.9% 0.50 75% .213 .078
2016 28 MAJ CWS 58 55 5.2% 41.4% 0.13 56% .400 .055
Rest Of Season     Subscribe now to see our Rest Of Season projections for Jerry Sands
Preseason     Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Jerry Sands
3-Year Averages     76 72 5.3% 27.6% 0.19 71% .286 .111
Career     464 420 8.2% 27.2% 0.30 70% .317 .129

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Games By Position

No No

2016 Stat Review for Jerry Sands    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

Explain This

.236 AVG
POOR
56% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.400 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

Explain This

.291 SLG
TERRIBLE
.055 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

Explain This

0.13 BB/K
TERRIBLE
5.2% BB Rate
WEAK
41.4% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

Explain This

.567 OPS
TERRIBLE
.276 OBP
TERRIBLE

Chicago White Sox Roster

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

Sands was designated for assignment Tuesday, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands is in the lineup and batting fifth for Thursday's game against the Royals.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands will serve as the designated hitter and bat seventh Saturday against the Orioles.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer and three strikeouts in Wednesday's win over Minnesota.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands will bat seventh as the designated hitter on Wednesday against the Twins, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands has made the Opening Day roster, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands in the mix for the White Sox's final roster spot, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands hit two home runs in Sunday's spring win over the A's.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands was claimed off waivers by the White Sox on Wednesday, Scott Merkin of MLB.com reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands was designated for assignment Friday, Ryan Lewis of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Sands was 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI in Cleveland's win over Boston on Friday night.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.

RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

Subscribe now to see our 2016 outlook.

2015

Sands has spent time with four organizations, but has seen just 46 plate appearances in the big leagues since the end of the 2011 season. Meanwhile, he has accumulated over 1,500 plate appearances in Triple-A and has hit .265/.347/.485 in mostly friendly run environments. He is not a good defender, and is better against lefties than he is against righties. He is Quad-A material, and will likely provide organizational depth after signing with Cleveland. Sands has some pop in his bat, but there are too many holes in it for him to stick at the major league level.

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.