Jerry Sands' debut gives Dodgers a lift

Fans rally around top prospect, who gets his first hit and first RBI in a win over Braves

Updated: April 19, 2011, 3:46 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Forget the slumbering offense, the disappointing pitching, the slew of early-season injuries, the plummeting attendance, the cash-strapped owner and the already-gaping chasm between themselves and first place. The Los Angeles Dodgers' biggest problem, in a city where celebrity means everything, is that they lack star power.

Well, cross one item off the lengthy list of concerns and add another name to Hollywood's lengthy list of stars. For one night, at least, a guy named Jerry ...

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