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The Diamondbacks released starting pitcher Edwin Jackson.
The D'Backs have released 37 minor leaguers this week, Jackson among them. The veteran right-hander put up an ugly 9.58 ERA between the Blue Jays and Tigers last year. The 36-year-old was a sixth-round pick by the Dodgers way back in 2001.
Detroit Tigers right-hander Edwin Jackson gave up five runs over five innings in an 8-2 loss to Baltimore on Sunday.
Jackson struck out five and walked two. The veteran right-hander now has a 3-10 record and 9.70 ERA on the year, which he has split between Toronto and Detroit.
Detroit Tigers right-hander Edwin Jackson was hit hard in a 12-11 win over the Yankees on Tuesday. Jackson gave up six runs in two innings of work.
Jackson has a 3-9 record, 9.76 ERA, 2.03 WHIP, and 44 strikeouts in 59 innings of work. He is just out there to eat innings at this point.
Detroit Tigers right-hander Edwin Jackson allowed four runs over five innings in a 5-4 loss to the Royals on Wednesday. Jackson struck out three in the game.
Jackson took the loss, dropping his record to 3-9, to go along with a 9.16 ERA this season. He should not be considered as a fantasy option.
Detroit Tigers right-hander Edwin Jackson was roughed up in a 13-5 loss to the Twins on Friday. Jackson allowed eight runs (six earned) over 2 1/3 innings while striking out just one.
Jackson had been pitching better since coming over to Detroit from the Blue Jays but the Twins were relentless against him, piling up seven hits and three walks. Jackson now has a 3-8 record and 9.35 ERA this year.