Sun, 31 May 2015 12:56:37 -0700
Cleveland Indians 1B Carlos Santana has been activated from the paternity list. He is in the starting lineup as the designated hitter against the Seattle Mariners Sunday, May 31, batting second. In a corresponding move, OF Jerry Sands was designated for assignment.
Fantasy Tip: Santana ($4,900, 9.8% of cap) posted a 1.130 OPS in his final six games before going on the paternity list. Start him in FantasyScore with confidence this afternoon.
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:30:05 -0700
Cleveland Indians OF Brandon Moss is not in the starting lineup Monday, April 27. OF Jerry Sands is starting in right field and hitting sixth in the batting order against Kansas City Royals left-handed SP Jason Vargas.
Fantasy Tip: Sands ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) has eight hits in 21 at-bats this year, but he last recorded a knock April 22 and hasn't started a game since a week ago, as he's been relegated to a bench role. Consider him a low-end outfield option with pop at FantasyScore.
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 13:45:42 -0700
Cleveland Indians OF Brandon Moss is not in the starting lineup against Chicago White Sox left-handed SP John Danks Monday, April 20. OF Jerry Sands is starting in right field and hitting sixth in the batting order.
Fantasy Tip: Sands ($1,800, 3.6% of cap) has filled in nicely for the Tribe in the early going, hitting .389 (7-for-18) with four RBI. He hits particularly well against left-handers in his career, too, going 32-for-103 (.311) with four of his five career major league homers. Consider him a sneaky sleeper pick at FantasyScore this evening against the struggling Danks.
Sun, 12 Apr 2015 07:20:28 -0700
Cleveland Indians OF Jerry Sands will start in left field and bat fifth in the order Sunday, April 12, against the Detroit Tigers.
Fantasy Tip: Sands is not available on FantasyScore but it is interesting to see him get back-to-back starts this early in the season. It's a great matchup for Sands, with left-hander Kyle Lobstein on the hill for the Tigers. Sands is a right-handed hitter, who has hit .309 against lefties in 101 career plate appearances, with four home runs.
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:41:33 -0800
The Cleveland Indians signed free-agent C Brett Hayes (Royals) and OF Jerry Sands (Rays) to minor league deals with invites to spring training Monday, Dec. 15.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:24:44 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays OF Jerry Sands has elected free agency rather than an outright assignment to the minor leagues.
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 10:02:10 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays OF Jerry Sands cleared waivers and was outrighted to the minors Wednesday, Nov. 5.
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 04:51:18 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays designated OF Jerry Sands and IF Vincent Belnome for assignment Monday, Nov. 3. The team has 10 days to decide whether to trade, release or outright these players to the minors.
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:52:15 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays have transferred OF Jerry Sands (wrist) from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 07:11:56 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Jerry Sands (wrist) will undergo season-ending surgery on the strained tendon in his left wrist, according to manager Joe Maddon.