The Toronto Blue Jays have announced to have selected Edwin Jackson's contract. In a similar move, they chose Thomas Pallone as Triple-A and put Matt Shoemaker on the 60-day IL to make room for Jackson on the 25- and 40-man roster. The 35-year-old is starting for tonight the Blue Jays against the San Francisco Giants in Oracle Park. This is very noteworthy as Jackson sets up for a MLB record 1
In his career so far, the right-handed starter / reliever has pitched for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tampa Bay Rays, Detroit Tigers, Arizona Diamondbacks, Chicago White Sox, Cardinals of St. Louis, Washington, Chicago Cubs, Atlanta Braves Miami Marlins, San Diego Padres, Baltimore Orioles and Oakland Athletics.
Just to clarify the departments he was transferred to before his start on Wednesday night, he was in three NL West teams, two NL central teams, three NL East teams, two AL East teams. Teams, two AL central teams and one AL West team. The 16-year-old senior is 104-123 years old and has a career of 4.60 ERA, 4.46 FIP and 1.446 WHIP with 1,456 rashes in 394 appearances, including 305 starts and 1,892 1/3 innings.
On May 11, the Blue Jays acquired him from O akland Athletics, as he had an opt-out contract with the team in his minor league, which he would presumably perform before the end of the month.