Jerry Sands Hits First Big League Homer

Ninety-six plate appearances into his big league career, Jerry Sands picked out a low 1-0 pitch from Mark Buehrle and golfed it into the left field stands for his first home run. The fact that he pulled it to left was most notable, after all the talk we’ve heard about his expertise in going the other way.

Congrats to Jerry. It was literally the only thing worth taking away from today’s 9-2 loss.



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