Dodgers call up Jerry Sands

Updated: April 19, 2011, 4:52 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Making a bold move in obvious reponse to the disappointing overall performance of their offense, the Los Angeles Dodgers purchased the contract of highly touted outfield prospect Jerry Sands from Triple-A Albuquerque before Monday night's game with the Atlanta Braves at Dodger Stadium.

Sands was immediately inserted into the starting lineup, batting seventh and playing left field against the Braves. He went 1-for-3 with an RBI and run scored in the Dodgers' 4-2 win. Both ...

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