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Mar 27, 2017
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The Cleveland Indians have selected the contract of OF Austin Jackson from Class AAA Columbus.
KFFL Mar 27, 2017

Indians | Austin Jackson added to roster

The Cleveland Indians have selected the contract of OF Austin Jackson from Class AAA Columbus.
Akron Beacon Journal Mar 26, 2017

Outfielder Austin Jackson makes Indians’ Opening Day roster

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz: Veteran outfielder Austin Jackson will be breaking camp with the Indians. The club on Sunday informed Jackson, in camp on a minor-league contract, that he would be making the Opening Day roster. Jackson was signed in the offseason to a low-risk deal worth $1.5 million that also includes up to $4 million in incentives. His inclusion on the 40-man roster won’t be an issue with Rule 5 pick Hoby Milner being offered back to the Philadelphia Phillies and Cody Anderson slated for Tommy John surgery on Monday. Jackson, 30, had an opt-out clause in his contract that could have...
CSN Philly Mar 26, 2017

MLB Notes: Austin Jackson makes Indians' opening day roster

GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Outfielder Austin Jackson took an opportunity with the Cleveland Indians and ran with it.Jackson was informed on Sunday that he has made

Indians OF Austin Jackson to make Opening Day roster

Veteran outfielder Austin Jackson will be breaking camp with the Indians. The club on Sunday informed Jackson, in camp on a minor-league contract, that he would be making the Opening Day roster. Jackson was signed over the offseason to a low-risk deal worth $1.5 million that also includes up to $4 million in incentives. His inclusion on the 40-man roster won’t be an issue with Rule 5 pick Hoby Milner being offered back to the Philadelphia Phillies and Cody Anderson slated for Tommy John surgery on Monday. Jackson, 30, had an opt-out clause in his contract that could have gone into...
Boston Herald Mar 26, 2017
OF Austin Jackson makes Indians' opening-day roster

OF Austin Jackson makes Indians' opening-day roster

GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Outfielder Austin Jackson took an opportunity with the Cleveland Indians and ran with it.Jackson was informed on Sunday that he has made Clevelands opening-day roster, giving the AL champions some outfield depth in case Lonnie Chisenhall and Michael Brantley arent ready for the start of the season.The 30-year-old Jackson signed a minor league deal with the Indians in January. He missed the early part of training camp as he recovered from left knee surgery, but Jackson has made up for lost time by batting .375 with one homer and five RBIs in Cactus League games.Jackson...
Plain Dealer Mar 26, 2017
Cleveland Indians tell Austin Jackson he's on team; Bradley Zimmer among 9 given bad news

Cleveland Indians tell Austin Jackson he's on team; Bradley Zimmer among 9 given bad news

The Indians continued to work their way toward their 25-man roster on Sunday. Outfielder Austin Jackson was told he's on the club, but nine others, including Bradley Zimmer, were told they didn't.
Scout Mar 26, 2017

Austin Jackson To Be On Indians' OD Roster

Austin Jackson will be on the Indians' 25-man roster come the start of the season.
Akron Beacon Journal Mar 26, 2017

Indians inform OF Austin Jackson he has made the club; Bradley Zimmer, others reassigned

Indians inform OF Austin Jackson has made the club; Bradley Zimmer, others reassigned The Indians on Sunday morning informed outfielder Austin Jackson that he has made the Opening Day roster. The club also optioned Mike Clevinger and Joe Colon to Triple-A Columbus and informed seven players, including Bradley Zimmer, that they would either not be making the major league club or be reassigned to the minor leagues. Jackson had an opt-out clause in his contract for Sunday in the event he wasn’t in the Indians’ Opening Day plans. He was signed to a minor-league deal this offseason with...
Plain Dealer Mar 25, 2017
Cleveland Indians Goodyear Scribbles: Updates on Lonnie Chisenhall, Jason Kipnis, Austin Jackson -- Terry Pluto

Cleveland Indians Goodyear Scribbles: Updates on Lonnie Chisenhall, Jason Kipnis, Austin Jackson -- Terry Pluto

Cleveland Indians will have to wait a few days to see the extent of the shoulder injury to Lonnie Chisenhall.
Plain Dealer Mar 20, 2017
Cleveland Indians Goodyear Scribbles: Gio Urshela, Austin Jackson have chance to make impression -- Terry Pluto (photos)

Cleveland Indians Goodyear Scribbles: Gio Urshela, Austin Jackson have chance to make impression -- Terry Pluto (photos)

Cleveland Indians are giving Gio Urshela a spring chance to show he grab a roster spot at third base.
Plain Dealer Mar 17, 2017
Austin Jackson reaches

Austin Jackson reaches "show me' stage of spring training for Cleveland Indians

Now that Austin Jackson appears healthy, it's time for him to show that he can win a job with the Indians.
News-Herald Mar 16, 2017
Cleveland Indians: Jackson leads Tribe over A's, 6-5

Cleveland Indians: Jackson leads Tribe over A's, 6-5

Goodyear, Ariz.>> Center fielder Austin Jackson drove in three runs with two doubles as the Indians defeated the Oakland Athletics, 6-5, on March 16.Zach McAllister made the start for the Tribe, going two innings and giving up two runs on five hits, including a home runs to Franklin Barreto and Adam Rosales.
Akron Beacon Journal Mar 16, 2017
Indians 6, A’s 5: Austin Jackson has two hits, three RBI in win over A’s

Indians 6, A’s 5: Austin Jackson has two hits, three RBI in win over A’s

Austin Jackson went 2-for-3 with two doubles and drove in three runs to lead the Indians to a 6-5 victory over the Oakland A’s Thursday in a Cactus League game in Goodyear, Ariz.The Indians scored three runs in the first inning on RBI doubles by Jackson and Abraham Almonte and a run-scoring single by Erik Kratz.Jackson had a two-run double to cap a three-run third inning that gave the Indians a 6-2 lead. Michael Martinez also had two hits for the Indians.Zach McAllister (1-0) started and worked the two innings for the win. He allowed two earned runs on five hits with three strikeouts and no...
Scout Mar 16, 2017

Jackson leads Indians past Athletics 6-5

The impact of Austin Jackson came to life on Thursday afternoon thanks to two doubles, one run and three RBIs in a 6-5 victory over the Oakland Athletics at Goodyear Ballpark.
Scout Mar 9, 2017

Jackson and Naquin belt home runs in 5-4 loss

It only took two at-bats for Austin Jackson to make a strong first impression on his new ballclub. The journeyman outfielder slugged a solo home run before the back end of the Indians bullpen allowed one score in each of the final five innings.

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