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Jackson Off To A Sizzling Start

Austin Jackson, the Yankees' 8th round draft pick in 2005, has a bright future in the Yankees organization. He is one of their top outfield prospects who is really coming into his own after earning a promotion to advanced Class-A Tampa two weeks ago.

"I wasn't really surprised. I was actually waiting for it," Austin Jackson admitted when asked if the promotion caught him off-guard. "I got my chance and I'm trying to take advantage of it." Jackson's new surroundings in Tampa are not foreign to him and it is more of a comfort zone for him. "I like it," he said. "I feel comfortable at the plate and in the field. I'm starting to get used... Recommended Stories

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