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Jackson Ready In The Bullpen

Acquired in the Randy Johnson trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks as a sinker-ball starting pitcher, Steven Jackson didn't have immediate success in the same role with the Yankees but now he's found a new home in the bullpen and he is starting to flourish there.

Steven Jackson began his season in Double-A Trenton as a starting pitcher. After making eleven starts between April 10th and June 4th, he was converted to a relief pitcher. The majority of his time as a reliever has been spent in Triple-A Scranton. In that time, he's had the opportunity to work with Scranton Wilkes-Barre pitching coach Rafael Chavez. Having the time to work with Jackson in...