Jerry Sands has three homers in his last four games.

A few weeks ago I wrote about how Jerry Sands was struggling all around, and how there were no silver linings to his game. He wasn't hitting right-handers or left-handers. He wasn't hitting for power. It wasn't a home/road split, or a situation where you could point to the most recent games with hope that he was turning things around.

Now? There are a few silver linings. In fact, there are outright positive signs.

On the season, Sands has a really disappointing .186/.313/.307 line in 140 at-bats. That's largely due to his month of April when he had a .145/.235/.171 line with just two extra base hits in 75 at-bats. He's shown improvements in the month of May, leading to an .864 OPS in 64 at-bats.

It started by hitting left-han...

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