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+ Chicago Cubs Status: Active (MLB)


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Biography Data
Positions: CF-671, OF-199, RF-193, LF-167, 1B-2
Proper Name: Jonathan Henry Jay
Born: March 15, 1985 (32.222)
Place Miami, Florida
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 200 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Columbus (Miami,FL)
College: University of Miami
Drafted: 2006 -- 2nd round (74th overall) by St. Louis Cardinals (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 26,2010 (25.042)
Service Time:6.134 (2016)
TBC Player ID:48464
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-11-28 - Chicago Cubs - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($8m) More
Prospect Ranks:[2008]SLN #10 [2007]SLN #5
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($8m) by Chicago Cubs (2016-11-28)
Organizations:SLN, SDN, CHN
Signed by:Steven Turco
Pitch Repertoire Curveball (100.00%)
Fastball Velocity:


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-11-28Chicago CubsCFActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($8m)40man
    2016-11-02LFFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2016-09-06San Diego PadresLFActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBActivated from DL40man
    2016-09-04San Diego PadresCFDL-60Lake ElsinoreA+Assigned to Lake Elsinore (A+) for rehab---
    2016-08-27San Diego PadresCFDL-60San Diego PadresMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2016-06-29San Diego PadresCFDL-15San Diego PadresMLBDL-15 Broken right forearm40man
    2015
    2015-12-08San Diego PadresCFActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBTraded from Cardinals to Padres for Jedd Gyorko40man
    2015-09-05St. Louis CardinalsCFActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBRecalled from Memphis (AAA)40man
    2015-08-28St. Louis CardinalsCFMinorsMemphisAAAActivated from disabled list40man
    2015-07-02St. Louis CardinalsCFDL-15St. Louis CardinalsMLBDL-15 Left wrist stress reaction40man
    2015-05-30St. Louis CardinalsCFActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-05-14St. Louis CardinalscfDL-15St. Louis CardinalsMLBDL-15 Left wrist tendinitis40man
    2015-02-09St. Louis CardinalscfActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($10.975m) [Avoids arbitration] 3.5-6.25 and $1.5m signing bonus40man
    2014
    2014-01-17St. Louis CardinalscfActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($3.25m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2012
    2012-06-22St. Louis CardinalscfActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-19St. Louis CardinalsCF-RFDL-15MemphisAAAAssigned to Memphis (AAA) for rehab40man
    2012-05-15St. Louis CardinalsOFDL-15St. Louis CardinalsMLBDL-15 Right shoulder soreness40man
    2012-05-07St. Louis CardinalsOFActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by St. Louis Cardinals in 2nd round (74th overall) of 2006 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Chicago Cubs$ 8,000,000142884$ 535,000$ 4,304,794
    2016San Diego Padres$ 6,225,000197679$ 507,500$ 3,498,2452016-11-28 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($8m)
    2015St. Louis Cardinals$ 4,125,0002641171$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-02-09 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($10.975m) [Avoids arbitration] 3.5-6.25 and $1.5m signing bonus
    2014St. Louis Cardinals$ 3,250,0002951168$ 500,000$ 3,256,4972014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($3.25m) Avoiding arbitration
    2013St. Louis Cardinals$ 524,0005201543$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012St. Louis Cardinals$ 504,0005371941$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011St. Louis Cardinals$ 416,0007612716$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010St. Louis Cardinals$ 400,000757340$ 400,000$ 2,812,412

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