Chicago Cubs near four-year, $52M deal with Edwin Jackson, sources say

espn.go.com — ESPN.com news services The Cubs are moving closer to completion on a four-year, $52 million deal with Edwin Jackson, sources told ESPN's Buster Olney. Jackson, 29, was 10-11 with a 4.03 ERA in 31 starts (189 2/3 innings) with the Washington Nationals in 2012.
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