Toronto Blue Jays has announced that they have chosen the contract of Edwin Jackson . In a corresponding move, they chose Thomas Pallone on Triple-A and placed Matt Shoemaker in 60-day IL to put Jackson's space for both 25 and 40-year rosters.
Jackson, 35, will start tonight for the Blue Jays against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park. This is remarkable because of the fact that when Jackson jumped out tonight, he pushed for a 1
In his career right now, the right-handed starter / reliever led the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tampa Bay Rays, Detroit Tigers, Arizona Diamondbacks, Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Nationals, Chicago Cubs, Atlanta Braves, Miami Marlins, San Diego Padres, Baltimore Orioles, and Oakland Athletics.
So, just to clarify the divisions he led before he started on Wednesday night, he was in three NL West teams, two NL central teams, three NL East teams, two AL East teams, two AL central team, and one AL West team.
The 16-year veteran journey was 104-123 for his career with 4.60 ERA, 4.36 FIP, and 1.446 WHIP with 1,456 strikeouts in 394 appearances which included 305 starts and 1,892 1/3 innings.
On May 11, Blue Jays got from O akland Athletics as he had an opt-out of his small team league agreement that he appeared likely to exercise before the end of the month.