Edwin Jackson

Baseball Player

Edwin Jackson is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Chicago Cubs. During his Major League Baseball (MLB) career, Jackson has played for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tampa Bay Devil Rays / Rays, Detroit Tigers, Arizona Diamondbacks, Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals and Washington Nationals. Jackson was an All-Star in 2009 and threw a no-hitter on June 25, 2010.… Read More

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  • Go Ahead, President Trump, Fix Chicago
    Chicago Times - Nov 13, 2016
  • Biggest Nfl Injuries Of Week 8
    ABC News - Oct 31, 2016
  • Jackson Strikes Out 11, Pitches Padres Over Red Sox
    NYTimes - Sep 06, 2016
  • Jackson Solid, Jankowski Steals Home And Padres Beat Bucs
    Fox News - Aug 11, 2016


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Edwin Jackson.


1983 Birth Born on September 9, 1983.


1997 13 Years Old Jackson attended Shaw High School in Columbus, Georgia from 1997–2001. … Read More
2001 17 Years Old 1 More Event
His senior year, Jackson helped lead the Raiders baseball team to the 2001 GHSA AAAA State Championship title over Columbus High School in Columbus, Georgia.
2003 19 Years Old He made his major league debut on September 9, 2003, his 20th birthday. … Read More


2006 22 Years Old 1 More Event
On January 14, 2006, Jackson and left-handed pitcher Chuck Tiffany were traded to Tampa Bay for pitchers Danys Báez and Lance Carter.
2007 23 Years Old In 2007, Jackson became a full-time starter for the Rays. … Read More
2008 24 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2008, Jackson assumed the number four spot in the Rays' starting rotation out of spring training. … Read More
Jackson made his Tigers debut on April 7, 2009, against the Toronto Blue Jays. … Read More
Jackson hit his second Major League home run off Jack Taschner against the Pittsburgh Pirates on April 11, 2010.
On July 27, 2011, Jackson was traded to the Toronto Blue Jays with Mark Teahen for Jason Frasor and Zach Stewart. … Read More
2012 28 Years Old 1 More Event
On February 2, 2012, Jackson agreed to a one-year contract with the Nationals. … Read More


2014 30 Years Old 1 More Event
The 2014 season was even more dismal for Jackson. … Read More
Jackson entered 2015 competing for a spot in the starting rotation with Travis Wood, but lost after giving up 9 earned runs in 16.1 innings. … Read More
On January 13, 2016, Jackson signed a one-year contract for $507,500 with the Miami Marlins.
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