Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:01:22 -0700
Seattle Mariners OF Alex Jackson (nose) was diagnosed with a small fracture of the maxillary antrum, or sinus area, after being hit in the face with a line drive Monday, July 21, during an Arizona Rookie League game. Jackson was the team's first-round draft pick in 2014.
Mon, 23 Jun 2014 20:21:26 -0700
The Seattle Mariners signed OF Alex Jackson Monday, June 23, and he will immediately report to rookie ball in Arizona.
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:45:35 -0700
Updating a previous item, Seattle Mariners OF Alex Jackson received a signing bonus of $4.2 million, according to a source.
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:12:30 -0700
The Seattle Mariners agreed to terms with OF Alex Jackson, their first-round draft pick, on an undisclosed deal Wednesday, June 18. The value of his pick slot is $3,575,900.
Sat, 14 Jun 2014 23:56:41 -0700
Seattle Mariners OF Alex Jackson, the sixth overall pick in the 2014 MLB Draft, continues negotiations with the team. Jackson has a bonus pool allotment of around $3.58 million, but the team has about $3.89 million remaining in its bonus pool. The Mariners can spend up to around $4.22 million before they're penalized with the loss of future draft picks.
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:46:18 -0700
The Seattle Mariners selected Rancho Bernardo High School OF Alex Jackson with the sixth overall pick in the MLB Draft Thursday, June 5.
Fantasy Tip: Jackson has potentially the best right-handed power bat in the draft, and he projects to hit for 25 to 30 home runs at the big league level. He was a catcher and outfielder in high school, but he's projected to play outfield in the pros.