OAKLAND, CA - JULY 28: Conor Jackson #28 of the Oakland Athletics hits a two run home run in the first inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at O.co Coliseum on July 28, 2011 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
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Conor Jackson was traded to the Boston Red Sox late Wednesday night in exchange for minor league pitching prospect Jason Rice, giving Terry Francona more depth in both the infield and outfield. Jackson will most likely be used in a "super utility role," according to FOX Sports baseball reporter Jon Morosi.
Jackson has played seven MLB season, spending his first six years with the Arizona Diamondbacks and the last two with the Athletics. In 646 career games, Jackson has a .272 batting average with 51 home runs and 290 RBI.
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Oakland Athletics first baseman/left fielder Conor Jackson has reportedly been traded to the Boston Red Sox in exchange for minor league pitcher Jason Rice, according to a source of WEEI.com's Rob Bradford.