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Was trading Austin Jackson a mistake?

Ex-Yankees prospect mashes in Motown as slumping Granderson heads to DL

Updated: May 2, 2010, 10:20 AM ET
By Rob Parker | ESPNNewYork.com

DETROIT -- For sure, it's early. There's just one month in the books this baseball season. And no one is ready to send Austin Jackson to the Hall of Fame just yet.

But maybe, just maybe, the Yankees made a mistake in trading Jackson, one of their top prospects, for Curtis Granderson this past winter.

Jackson is flourishing in Motown, while Granderson is floundering in Da Bronx.

On Friday night, Jackson, the Tigers' center fielder, went 5-for-5 against the Los Angeles ...

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