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Edwin Jackson

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WT: 205 lbs. HT: 6-3
BATS: Right THROWS: Right
BORN: Sept. 9, 1983
BIRTHPLACE: Neu-Ulm, West Germany

Started two games in the NLCS, but pitched only 6 1/3 innings, allowing six earned runs and 11 hits, four of them HRs. … Late-season pickup is surprise Game 2 starter. … Went 5-2 with 3.58 for Cardinals, but allowed 91 hits in 78 innings. … Allowed 22 stolen bases with just one caught stealing. … Pitched out of the bullpen for Tampa Bay in 2008 playoffs, so this will be his first postseason start.

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SPLITS G IP BB SO W L WHIP ERA
Career 360 1718.1 679 1323 93 113 1.464.64