Luke Jackson

Luke Jackson #53

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 2"/205
  • Age: 24

Luke Jackson 2015 Postseason Stats

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Luke Jackson Postseason Career Stats

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Luke Jackson Stats

0-0 4.26 6.1 6 1.11

Luke Jackson MLB Career Stats

0-0 4.26 6.1 6 1.11

Luke Jackson Bio

  • Full Name: Luke Ray Jackson
  • Born: 8/24/1991 in Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Draft: 2010, Texas Rangers, 1st rd. (45th overall)
  • High School: Calvary Christian, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Debut: September 4, 2015
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2015 Stats 0 0 4.26 7 0 0 6.1 6 1.11
MLB Career Stats 0 0 4.26 7 0 0 6.1 6 1.11
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Luke Jackson Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2015 Rangers AL 70 Four-seam FB 96.50 96.98 2158.00 6.60 94.41
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 92.89 92.53 2212.00 6.16 89.92


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August 31, 2015 at 8:41 PM ET

Rangers set to activate Hamilton on Tuesday

The Rangers are planning to activate outfielder Josh Hamilton off the disabled list when rosters are expanded on Tuesday. Catcher Carlos Corporan is also being activated off the disabled list. In addition, the Rangers are calling up four players: third baseman Joey Gallo, outfielder Drew Stubbs and pitchers Luke Jackson and Ross Ohlendorf.

August 11, 2015 at 10:01 PM ET

Rangers recall Kela, option Jackson to Triple-A

The Rangers on Tuesday recalled rookie reliever Keone Kela and optioned pitcher Luke Jackson to Triple-A Round Rock.


Luke Jackson Awards Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Texas AL

TEX Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
04/21/2014 Frisco TEX

TEX Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Frisco TEX

CAR Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
07/01/2013 Myrtle Beach CAR

CAR Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Myrtle Beach CAR

Luke Jackson Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
October 8, 2015 Texas Rangers reassigned RHP Luke Jackson to the minor leagues.
September 1, 2015 Texas Rangers recalled RHP Luke Jackson from Round Rock Express.
August 11, 2015 Texas Rangers optioned RHP Luke Jackson to Round Rock Express.
August 6, 2015 Texas Rangers recalled Luke Jackson from Round Rock Express.
March 17, 2015 Texas Rangers optioned RHP Luke Jackson to Round Rock Express.
November 20, 2014 Texas Rangers selected the contract of Luke Jackson from Round Rock Express.
June 25, 2014 RHP Luke Jackson assigned to Round Rock Express from Frisco RoughRiders.
February 28, 2014 RHP Luke Jackson assigned to Texas Rangers.
August 1, 2013 RHP Luke Jackson assigned to Frisco RoughRiders from Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
June 22, 2012 Luke Jackson assigned to Myrtle Beach Pelicans from Hickory Crawdads.
May 17, 2011 Luke Jackson assigned to Hickory Crawdads from Rangers Extended Spring Training.
August 16, 2010 Texas Rangers signed RHP Luke Jackson.

Luke Ray Jackson Bio Info

Luke Ray Jackson...selected out of Calvary Christian High School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida...went 8-0 with a 0.90 ERA his senior year, posting 87 strikeouts with 3 shutouts and 2 saves...added 2 home runs and 21 RBI at the plate...was named first-team all-Broward County that season...played soccer and football in his youth and did not begin pitching until the ninth grade...was rated the 87th player on's Top 100 pre-draft list...father, Edward, played football at Florida State, while his mother, Kim, ran track at U. of Louisville.


Combined to go 9-5 with a 5.40 ERA (74 ER/123.1 IP) in 26 games/24 starts for Frisco (AA) and Round Rock (AAA)...his 126 strikeouts ranked 3rd among all Texas minor league pitchers...added to 40-man roster on 11/20/14 as protection from Rule 5 Draft...prior to season, rated by Baseball America as Rangers' no. 7 prospect.


Tabbed the organization's Nolan Ryan Minor League Pitcher of the Year, posting the 8th-lowest ERA among all full season minor league pitchers...combined to go 11-4 with a 2.04 ERA (29 ER/128.0 IP) and 134 strikeouts over 25 games/23 starts with Myrtle Beach (High-A) and Frisco...opposition batted just .202 (92-455), 7th-lowest among all full season bests in wins, ERA, and WHIP (1.180)...rated as the 9th-best prospect in the Carolina League by Baseball America...started for the Carolina League in the Carolina League-California League All-Star Game...held left-handed batters to a .193 average (31-161)...opposition batted .141 (14-99) with runners in scoring position...was Myrtle Beach's Opening Day starter, going 4-1, 1.72 ERA (6 ER/31.1 IP) over first 7 starts...won each of his last 5 decisions with the Pelicans, compiling a 2.13 ERA (13 ER/55.0 IP) over final 9 starts...promoted to Frisco on 8/1...did not allow a run over his first 20.0 innings with the RoughRiders, a span of 5 games/4 starts...tossed 5.0 no-hit innings on 8/20 at San Antonio...Texas League opponents batted just .144 (13-90) with 2 extra-base hits (2 2B).


Split campaign between Hickory (A) and Myrtle Beach...combined to go 10-7 with a 4.65 ERA (67 ER/129.2 IP) and career-high 146 strikeouts against 65 walks over 26 games/starts...tallied the 2nd-most strikeouts among Texas farmhands and 12th-most among all Class A pitchers...combined to average 10.1 SO per 9.0 IP...ranked as the 16th-best prospect in the Carolina League by Baseball America...opened the season in the Hickory rotation and went 2-0 with a 1.31 ERA (3 ER/20.2 IP) and 29 strikeouts against 7 walks over his first 4 starts...went 3-1 with a 3.25 ERA (10 ER/27.2 IP) over last 5 starts with Crawdads...promoted to Myrtle Beach 6/22...registered career-best 12 strikeouts over 5.0 innings 7/17 vs. Wilmington...posted a 2.41 ERA (10 ER/37.1 IP) over final 7 starts of the season.


Spent first professional season with Hickory, joining the club on 5/20...averaged 9.4 SO per 9.0 IP...held right-handed batters to a .263 (47-179) average, while the opposition hit .276 (83-301) overall...worked at least 5.0 innings and allowed 2 ER-or-less in 7 starts...went 3-0 with a 2.95 ERA (7 ER/21.1 IP) and held opponents to a .179 (14-78) average over 5 starts in June...registered a season-best 10 SO on 6/16 vs. Charleston.


Did not see official action after signing first professional contract...signed by Juan Alvarez on 8/16/10.