Astros jersey in first game with Jackson in bullpen

Astros rookie outfielder Luis Jackson is starting the first game of the year against the Houston Astros in Houston, according to an official lineup.

Jackson will be playing in the second game on Friday.

He will be starting in right field for the Astros.

Astros manager A.J. Hinch told reporters he had a good conversation with Jacksons mother, Carmen, about his future plans.

She told him she was looking forward to having him with us.

I’m excited for him to come into the clubhouse and work out and help us.