• Padres, Cardinals To Swap Jedd Gyorko For Jon Jay

    MLB Trade Rumors "Center fielder Jon Jay is going to San Diego in the deal,’s Keith Law reports on Twitter. Jay, 30, is a left-handed hitter who is owed $6.85MM in 2016 before qualifying for free agency. 9:24am: Joel Sherman tweets that the deal is done. 9:20am: The Cardinals are closing in on a..." December 08

  • Cardinals activate outfielder Jon Jay from the disabled list

    Hardball Talk "St. Louis’ injury wrecked outfield is now a little healthier, as the Cardinals activated center fielder Jon Jay from the disabled list after he missed the past two months with a wrist injury. Matt Holliday and Randal Grichuk remain on the disabled list, but the Cardinals can now use Jay in..." September 04

  • Healing Jay set to take on-field BP

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The Cardinals, who have been to four straight National League championship series, have a player who has reached base in 16 straight postseason games, hitting .370 in that time, dating to 2013. Well, he hasn’t played for going on two months, but center fielder Jon Jay, finally optimistic that his..." August 23

  • Cardinals place Jon Jay on disabled list

    Hardball Talk "In less controversial news, the Cardinals announced this afternoon that outfielder Jon Jay was placed on the 15-day disabled list with what is being termed as a left wrist stress reaction and a bone bruise. The move cleared a spot for Tim Cooney, who will make a spot-start against the Padres..." July 02

  • Jon Jay ready to return, will add to Cardinals’ outfield logjam

    Hardball Talk "Center fielder Jon Jay is slated to come off the disabled list and rejoin the Cardinals on Friday, according to Jenifer Langosch of Jay has been out since May 10 with a wrist injury and hit poorly before going on the DL, so it’s unclear what type of role he’ll have upon returning." May 28

  • Cardinals place center fielder Jon Jay on the disabled list

    Hardball Talk "Out since May 10 with wrist tendinitis, Cardinals center fielder Jon Jay has been placed on the disabled list and his roster spot will be filled by Triple-A call-up Xavier Scruggs. Jay hit just .248 with a .598 OPS through 30 games after coming into the season as a career .295 hitter with a..." May 14

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    Jenifer Langosch @LangoschMLB

    #stlcards, Jon Jay have agreed on a two-year deal to avoid an arbitration hearing.

  • Jay cleared for increased activity, set to swing soon

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Cardinals center fielder Jon Jay spent a few days in St. Louis this week to have his surgically repaired wrist examined and the green light given to workouts that, he said, will make sure he's available when spring training starts next month. "It's too early to tell when I'll be 100 percent,..." January 14

  • Cardinals' Jay to have wrist surgery "St. Louis Cardinals center fielder Jon Jay will have arthroscopic surgery this week to repair a damaged left wrist, the St. Louis Post Dispatch reported Monday. Recovery time is expected to be 6-8 weeks, so he should be ready for Spring Training." October 20

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    Jenifer Langosch @LangoschMLB

    Jon Jay not with #STLCards tonight. He left team to tend to a personal matter, is expected to rejoin club in Arizona for Friday's game.

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    Derrick Goold @dgoold

    #Cardinals only non-tender of the four will be John Axford. Contracts presented to Jay, Bourjos and Descalso. #stlcards

  • Robinson subs for struggling Jay

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "With center fielder Jon Jay scuffling so far this season, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said he’s not ready to commit to a platoon at the position. But Nats lefty Ross Detwiler did give him a reason to make a move. Shane Robinson, a righthanded-hitting alternative to Jay’s lefthanded swing,..." April 24

  • Jay feels comfortable 'quarterbacking' outfield "Long before he found himself in a holding pattern at the professional level, Jon Jay had learned the necessity of waiting his turn. It started during his days at Columbus (Fla.) High School, when, despite being a talented teenage player, he didn't even make the junior varsity team as a..." March 21