Jon Jay RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cubs prepare for Dexter Fowler's departure, sign center fielder Jon Jay

    Chicago Tribune "With the looming likelihood free agent Dexter Fowler will land a lucrative contract elsewhere, the Cubs bought some protection for potential successor Albert Almora Jr. Tuesday night when they signed free-agent outfielder Jon Jay to a one-year contract. Jay, 31, is a lifetime .287 hitter in..." November 30

  • San Diego Padres activate Jon Jay from 60-day disabled list

    Today's Knuckleball "On Tuesday, the San Diego Padres officially activated outfielder Jon Jay from the 60-day disabled list. He was initially placed on the DL back on June 28 with a right forearm fracture. In 290 plate appearances in his first season with the Padres, Jay has hit .296/.345/.407 with two home runs..." September 06

  • Padres' Jon Jay: Will begin rehab assignment Saturday

    CBS Sports "Jay (forearm) will begin a rehab assignment Saturday with High-A Lake Elsinore, Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports." September 03

  • Padres interested in re-signing Jon Jay

    San Diego Union-Tribune "Just after the last out of the World Series is recorded this November, dozens of players around baseball will become free agents. For some, it will be the first time in their careers they can choose which uniform they want to wear. Padres outfielder Jon Jay is among those faced with that..." August 27

  • Padres drawing interest in Jon Jay?

    ESPN "San Diego Padres center fielder Jon Jay has been on the disabled list since late June, but is reportedly garnering some trade interest. On Thursday, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported via Twitter that the Padres are "drawing interest in Jay," citing sources. Jay was placed on the 15-day DL on..." July 29