By Ashley DunkakCDC: New Listeria Outbreak Tied To 23 Illnesses, 1 Death
The Detroit Tigers have activated center fielder and leadoff hitter Austin Jackson, and he is expected to be back in action Friday. He hit .231 over three games during his rehab stint in triple-A Toledo.READ MORE: Red Wings Hire Lightning Assistant Derek Lalonde As Coach
To make room for Jackson, Avisail Garcia, who had batted .288 through 24 games, will be sent down to Toledo.MORE NEWS: Troubling Arsenic Levels Found At Some Detroit Demolition Sites
Jackson has been out of commission since May 12 because of a pulled hamstring. He is hitting .272 with 11 RBI and has an on-base percentage of .333 with the Tigers this season.