Alex Jackson

Alex Jackson

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/215 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: San Diego, California
Draft: 2014 1st round (6th pick) by the
  • NBC Sports Chicago

    Taj Bradley ties career high with 11 strikeouts as the Rays rally to beat the Cubs 3-2

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Taj Bradley tied a career high with 11 strikeouts over seven innings and the Tampa Bay Rays rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Thursday night. Bradley (2-4) gave up two unearned runs and three hits. After starter Justin Steele pitched six scoreless innings for the Cubs, the Rays scored three times in the...

  • Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Alex Jackson (yes, that Alex Jackson) delivers 2-run homer for Rays

    ST. PETERSBURG — As fans have piled on criticism, Rays players and staff have praised catcher Alex Jackson for keeping his defensive work strong and his attitude in check during extended offensive struggles. After going into play Monday with a .043 (2-for-46) average and .147 OPS (.082 on-base and .065 slugging percentages) since his early May callup, Jackson took a swing back — hitting a ...

  • Associated Press

    Henderson homers on 1st pitch and Orioles beat Rays 5-2 for 1st 4-game sweep at Tropicana Field

    Gunnar Henderson homered on the first pitch, Ryan O’Hearn drove in three runs and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 on Monday night to finish their first four-game sweep at Tropicana Field. Corbin Burnes (7-2) allowed two unearned runs and five hits in seven innings as Baltimore improved to 22-10 on the road. Craig Kimbrel worked the ninth for his 15th save in 18 chances.