Austin Jackson CF SEA 15 hours ago

Jackson has been dealt to the Cubs in advance of the waiver trade deadline, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 3 days ago

Jackson is not in Saturday's lineup, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News-Tribune reports.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 6 days ago

Jackson is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Athletics.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 2 months ago

Jackson (back) will return to the lineup for Saturday's game against the Angels.

Jackson missed two games because of back spasms, but he seems to have made a quick recovery. He'll start in center field and bat leadoff Saturday night.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 2 months ago

Jackson (back) remains out of the lineup Friday against the Angels, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

While manager Lloyd McClendon had expressed hope that Jackson would be able to return Friday, the outfielder will be forced to sit once again with the back issue. His availability off the bench and status for the remainder of the series remain uncertain. Dustin Ackley will draw another start in center.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 2 months ago

Jackson (back) is out of the lineup Thursday against the Angels.

Back spasms forced Jackson from Wednesday's game in the fourth inning, and while manager Lloyd McClendon suggested the outfielder will not be available in any capacity Thursday, the skipper did say he's hoping to have Jackson back for Friday's tilt. Dustin Ackley will take over in center field Thursday as Logan Morrison slots in atop the batting order.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 2 months ago

Jackson is out of the lineup Sunday against the Athletics, MLB.com's Greg Johns reports.

Jackson will get a breather after going 2-for-16 at the plate over his previous four games. In Jackson's place, manager Lloyd McClendon will insert James Jones in center field and at the top of a lefty-heavy lineup to face Oakland right-hander Chris Bassitt.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 2 months ago

Jackson is out of the lineup Saturday against the Angels, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.

Jackson looks to be receiving a scheduled day off Saturday following a 1-for-4 night at the dish Friday. Dustin Ackley will replace him in center field and will bat eighth for the Mariners on Saturday in his place, but he should rejoin the lineup Sunday barring an unforeseen injury.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 2 months ago

Jackson is not in the lineup Sunday against the Astros.

Jackson will receive his second day off of the week, giving way to the speedy James Jones in center field. Jackson may be hitless in his last three games, but it's highly unlikely that he loses a meaningful chunk of playing time to Jones any time soon. June has actually been the best month of the season so far for Jackson, who is batting .299/.365/.493 in 67 at-bats.

Austin Jackson CF SEA 3 months ago

Jackson is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Giants, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.

This is Jackson's first absence from the lineup since June 5, and his second since he returned from the disabled list May 26. He's fared somewhat better since his return, going 25-for-82 (.305 BA) at the plate, albeit with just seven RBI, six runs and two stolen bases, not to mention 20 strikeouts.