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Dodgers claim minor league infielder Ryan Jackson from Padres
Dodgers claim minor league infielder Ryan Jackson from Padres

Maybe someday it will be the answer to a great trivia question: Who was the first player Andrew Friedman added to the Dodgers? And maybe it will become a deft move further cementing his boy-wonder rep. Either way, the deed is done, the Dodgers claiming minor league infielder Ryan Jackson from the San Diego Padres and adding him to their 40-man roster. This is a reach, but possibly a decent one for Friedman. Jackson, 26, appeared in only 11 minor league games last year before having right wrist surgery and missing the rest of the season. The light-hitting Jackson was originally a fifth-round pick in the 2009 draft out of the University of Miami by the Cardinals. He saw minimal playing...

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