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Jackson owes rise to Majors to special friend

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 24th, 2012 | No comments

By Carrie Muskat / MLB.com CHICAGO — Brett Jackson’s father, Peter, threw endless rounds of batting practice in their backyard. M.T. Robertson made sure Jackson dove for every ball in high school. Jon Zuber helped Jackson with his hitting when he was at California-Berkeley. These days, Cubs manager Dale Sveum talks about the nuances of […]