Austin Jackson CF DET 10 Days

Austin Jackson went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI as the Tigers dropped the first game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Indians.

Jackson got the Tigers on the board with an RBI single in the fifth inning, but they failed to generate much offense against Corey Kluber the remainder of the ballgame. He's hitting .322 (19-for-59) since moving to the leadoff spot in the Tigers lineup on July 1.

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Austin Jackson went 3-for-4 with a double and a run scored, leading the Tigers to a 2-1 victory over the Royals in Kansas City on Friday.

Jackson got the Tigers offense started quickly, leading the game off with a double and quickly coming around to score on an RBI single by Ian Kinsler. He appears to be much more comfortable at the plate since moving back to his customary leadoff spot in the order. With the three-hit attack, he's now hitting .251/.314/.368 with three homers and 24 RBI on the season.

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Austin Jackson doubled, tripled and scored a pair of runs in Wednesday's win over the Dodgers.

Batting from the leadoff spot for the eighth time in the last 10 games, Jackson tripled and scored in the first before doubling and scoring in the eighth. The move up to the leadoff spot would obviously be nice for his fantasy value, but he's likely to move back down in the order when Victor Martinez (side) returns.

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Tigers manager Brad Ausmus clarified Saturday that Austin Jackson has no injury to report, he's just resting for Saturday's contest against the Astros.

Jackson was in the team's initial lineup, but scratched from the revised version, leading some to speculate that there may be an injury afoot. With as hot as J.D. Martinez has been, the Tigers other outfielders have had to give up some at-bats in order to keep Martinez in the lineup on a daily basis.

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Austin Jackson was a late scratch from Saturday's lineup against the Astros.

No word yet on the reasoning behind the change, but Jackson was in the team's initial lineup. Rajai Davis will start in center field in his absence.

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Austin Jackson swatted a two-run homer on Friday, helping to lead the Tigers to a 7-2 victory over the Rangers.

The victory snaps a season-high four game losing streak for the Tigers. Jackson's two-run blast came off Scott Baker in the second inning, tying the game at 2-2. He finished the night 2-for-4, raising his season slash to .260/.331/.420 to go along with three homers and 15 RBI.

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Austin Jackson had a nice night at the plate in Friday's loss to the Twins, going 3-for-4 with a double and a run scored.

Jackson also swiped his fifth base of the season in the contest. He's off to a terrific start with the bat, slashing .305/.379/.476 with a pair of homers and 10 RBI.

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Austin Jackson is not in the Tigers' lineup Wednesday.

It appears to just be a day of rest for the outfielder. Don Kelly is taking Jackson's spot in center field.

Austin Jackson CF DET 3 Months

Austin Jackson went 2-for-4 with a double and a stolen base in a losing effort against the Twins in Minnesota on Saturday.

The 27-year-old outfielder has taken very well to hitting fifth in the Tigers lineup this season, hitting .314/.381/.543 with two homers, nine RBI and a pair of stolen bases in his first 20 games.

Austin Jackson CF DET 3 Months

Austin Jackson is not in Tuesday's lineup against the White Sox.

He's presumably getting the day off. Rajai Davis will make the start in center field and bat leadoff while the recently-recalled J.D. Martinez will start in left.