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McClendon, Jackson return to Detroit with good memories… but still want to beat Tigers

Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon and center fielder Austin Jackson returned to Detroit with special memories of their long stints with the Tigers.

Mariners pregame notes and lineups: Austin Jackson back in the lineup

Jackson had left Wednesday's game with back spasms.
Tacoma News-Tribune Jul 11, 2015

Seattle center fielder Austin Jackson won’t play this weekend unless he’s on top of his game

Center fielder Austin Jackson could return to the Seattle Mariners’ lineup before the All-Star break. All he has to do is meet manager Lloyd McClendon’s standard.
Mariners notebook: McClendon says Jackson won’t play this weekend unless he’s feeling `great’

Mariners notebook: McClendon says Jackson won’t play this weekend unless he’s feeling `great’

SEATTLE — Center fielder Austin Jackson could return to the Seattle Mariners before the All-Star break. All he has to do is meet manager Lloyd McClendon’s standard. “If he tells me (Saturday) that he’s feeling great,” McClendon said, “I’ll play him. But he’s got to be playing great.” Great? Nothing less? “Yes,” McClendon said. “It just makes sense.” The Mariners turned to Dustin Ackley on Friday to replace Jackson in center field for the second straight game. It wasn’t an ideal matchup; Ackley had just one hit in 10 prior at-bats against Angels starter Hector...

Austin Jackson leaves game with back spasms

Center fielder, who hit a grand slam Tuesday, forced to leave in fourth inning Wednesday.
Grand Rapids Press Jul 7, 2015
Seventh-inning update: Mariners 6, Tigers 5

Seventh-inning update: Mariners 6, Tigers 5

Nick Castellanos, Alex Avila and Marc Krauss homered for the Tigers, who now have seven home runs in the series. Both teams have hit three home runs. The Seattle Mariners made theirs count a bit more than Detroit did. Former Tigers outfielder Austin Jackson hit a grand slam in the third inning Tuesday night to erase an early three-run lead for the Tigers. The Mariners held a 6-5 lead, thanks to a tiebreaking solo home run by Robinson Cano, as the game headed to the seventh inning. Nick Castellanos, Alex Avila and Marc Krauss homered for the Tigers, who now have...

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