Austin Jackson 16 | Center Field

Seattle Mariners

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Fri. Aug 1, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Jackson will lead off for the Mariners on Friday in his debut with the team, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports. Impact: Jackson was added to the roster yesterday as part of three team trade that also sent David Price to the Tigers. He will likely be the everyday leadoff hitter for the Mariners going forward, and should settle in to center field in place of James Jones.(RotoWire, )
Thu. July 31, 2014
News: Jackson was traded to the Mariners on Thursday in a three-team deal with the Tigers and Rays, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports. Impact: Jackson was 2-for-4 with an RBI against the White Sox on Thursday before he was removed following the news of the trade. He'll immediately slot in as the everyday center fielder and likely leadoff man for the Mariners after James Jones' early-season hot streak at the plate tailed off considerably in July. For their part, the Mariners sent infielder Nick Franklin to the Rays.(RotoWire, )
Thu. July 31, 2014
News: The Mariners acquired Jackson on Thursday in the three-team deal that sent Tampa Bay's David Price to Detroit. Impact: Seattle is getting a hot bat in Jackson, who is batting .362 over his last 25 games with 13 extra-base hits.(STATS, 6:15pm)
Thu. July 31, 2014
News: Jackson is expected to join the Mariners in time for Friday's series opener against the Orioles. Impact: The Mariners' outfield received a much-needed makeover Thursday, as the team acquired not only Jackson but Chris Denorfia as well. Jackson will undoubtedly serve as the starter in center field moving forward and likely the leadoff hitter as well.(RotoWire, )
Sun. July 27, 2014
News: Jackson had two hits Saturday. Impact: Jackson is hitting .421 in his last nine games.(STATS, 2:17pm)
July 27, 2014
News: Jackson went 2-for-4 with two singles in Saturday's 4-0 loss to the Angels. Impact: Jackson continues to swing one of the hottest bats in the game. Over a stretch of 15 games going back to July 9, the Tigers' center fielder has put up a .406/.441/.641 slash line while turning in a dozen multi-hit efforts.(RotoWire, )
Thu. July 24, 2014
News: The sizzling Jackson hit a three-run double Wednesday. He had another double also. Impact: Jackson is hitting .431 in his last 12 games with six straight two-hit efforts. He takes his hot bat to Anaheim for a big game Thursday.(STATS, 11:28am)
Wed. July 23, 2014
News: Jackson finished 2-for-5 with two doubles, two runs scored, and three RBI in Wednesday's win over the Diamondbacks. Impact: Jackson hit a bases-clearing double and later scored in the Tigers' five-run fourth inning. His multi-hit game Wednesday was his sixth straight and the ninth in the past 10 games, and he's now batting .363 in the month of July.(RotoWire, )
Tue. July 22, 2014
News: Jackson went 2 for 5 with a homer in Monday's 4-3 win at Arizona. Impact: Jackson is batting .439 with nine extra-base hits over the last 10 games.(STATS, 2:49pm)
Tue. July 22, 2014
News: Jackson went 2-for-5 with a home run and a double in Monday's win over the Diamondbacks. Impact: Monday was Jackson's fourth consecutive two-hit game. The outfielder is 25-for-70 in July (.357) with 13 runs, but only one home run and one stolen base.(RotoWire, )
Sun. July 20, 2014
News: Jackson went a combined 4 for 7 with three RBIs in Saturday's doubleheader against Cleveland. Impact: Jackson raised his average up to .260, the highest it's been in almost two months.(STATS, 7:48pm)
Austin Jackson
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 1"  Wt: 185  Age: 27
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 2/1/1987, Denton, Texas
College: None
Debut: 2010
Salary: $6,000,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury