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DETROIT, MI - MAY 11:  Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers closes in on a ball hit by Mark Reynolds #12 of the Cleveland Indians for a single in the fifth inning at Comerica Park on May 11, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Reynolds' single drove in Cleveland's Nick Swisher. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Austin Jackson Not Likely To Return When First Eligible

Tigers center fielder Austin Jackson is eligible to return from the 15-day disabled list Monday, but it appears it could be a bit longer, MLive.com reports.

97.1 The Ticket–05/24/2013

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 14: Avisail Garcia #34 of the Detroit Tigers hits a RBI single to score Omar Infante (not pictured) #4 in the top of the eighth inning off of Boone Logan #48 of the New York Yankees during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium on October 14, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tigers Put Austin Jackson On DL; Recall Avisail Garcia

Detroit Tigers have placed CF Austin Jackson on the 15-day DL with a sore hamstring on Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–05/13/2013

BOSTON, MA - JULY 30:  Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers attempts to collect a ball that hit off of the Green Monster during the game against the Boston Red Sox on July 30, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Jackson Homers To Lead Tigers Over Longoria, Rays

Jim Leyland doesn’t know if Nick Castellanos will make his Opening Day roster. Castellanos may not have enough experience in left field, but the Detroit Tigers manager has no doubts about one thing.

97.1 The Ticket–03/01/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 18: Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after he scored on his solo home run in the bottom of the seventh inning against the New York Yankees during game four of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 18, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

With Sluggers Behind, Jackson Has Running Dilemma

Austin Jackson hit a career-best .300 as Detroit’s leadoff hitter last year, but his stolen bases dropped from 22 to 12.

97.1 The Ticket–02/19/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 18: Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with third base coach Gene Lamont #22 as Jackson scored on his solo home run in the bottom of the seventh inning against the New York Yankees during game four of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 18, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Tigers Agree On 2013 Contracts With Six Players

The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has agreed to 2013 contracts with righthanded pitchers Doug Fister and Rick Porcello, lefthanded pitcher Phil Coke, catcher Alex Avila and outfielders Brennan Boesch and Austin Jackson.

97.1 The Ticket–01/18/2013

SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 02: Mike Trout #27 (L) of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim heads back to the dugout after striking out in the seventh inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on October 2, 2012 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Caputo: Three Major League Baseball Players Who Would Make Excellent NFL Players

Mike Trout, running back – There isn’t anything in Trout’s background suggesting he played football, but it looks like he could run the 40-yard dash in sub 4.4 seconds.

97.1 The Ticket–12/14/2012

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 23: Manager Jim Leyland #10 of the Detroit Tigers answers questions during World Series Media Day at AT&T Park on October 23, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The Tigers play the San Francisco Giants tomorrow in game one of the World Series. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants, Tigers Will Need All Seven Games To Decide World Series

It looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.

10/24/2012

ARLINGTON, TX - AUGUST 11: Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers is congratulated by manager Jim Leyland #10 for hitting a home run in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on August 11, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Tigers Win Ajax for Grandy Trade (Finally)

Maybe you already thought the Tigers won in the Curtis Granderson for Austin Jackson (and others) trade.

97.1 The Ticket–10/17/2012

When outfielder Austin Jackson tracks down a deep fly or Detroit Tigers teammate Phil Coke throws a scoreless inning of relief, New York general manager Brian Cashman doesn't fret about the fact that both players could still be Yankees.

Familiar Faces: Tigers, Yankees Recall 2009 Trade

When outfielder Austin Jackson tracks down a deep fly or Detroit Tigers teammate Phil Coke throws a scoreless inning of relief, New York general manager Brian Cashman doesn’t fret about the fact that both players could still be Yankees.

97.1 The Ticket–10/17/2012

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 1: Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers and Jose Valverde #46 celebrate a 6-3 win over the Kansas City Royals to win the AL Central at Kauffman Stadium on October 1, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Three Degrees Of Pat Caputo: Three Key Players For The Tigers In The Playoffs

Jose Valverde – He pitched a lot better the second half than during the first, but there was still a dropoff from last season.

97.1 The Ticket–10/02/2012

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