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Gaslamp Ball Jun 16, 2016

Padres sign Edwin Jackson to minor league contract

Ken Rosenthal was the first to report that the Padres have reached a deal with free agent pitcher Edwin Jackson, and Dennis Lin quickly confirmed it through his sources, adding that it's a minor league deal. Jackson spent the first part of this season with the Marlins before being released two weeks ago. The 14-year veteran has been used as a reliever the past two seasons, with the Cubs, Braves, and aforementioned Marlins, after being in various rotations prior to that. You may recall that Jackson was a free-agent target of the Padres in the 2012-'13 offseason, but they were not willing to...

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