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Edwin Jackson fine as secret weapon

Journeyman starter not interested in fame or payback -- just White Sox wins

Updated: March 28, 2011, 11:05 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Thanks to the tabloid-style attention given to his famous right shoulder, Jake Peavy has been the most talked-about White Sox starter this spring.

Mark Buehrle remains the most familiar. John Danks is the probably the best all-around pitcher, and Gavin Floyd, with his penchant for slow starts, is the X factor.

So where does that leave Edwin Jackson?

"I'm hoping the other teams forget about him," White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper said.

Fat chance, but ...

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