|Jan. 17 2:59 PM PT3:59 PM MT4:59 PM CT5:59 PM ET17:59 ET22:59 GMT6:59 CST3:59 PM MST5:59 PM EST6:29 PM VEN2:59 UAE (+1)4:59 PM CT-The Cardinals agreed to one-year contracts Friday with Jay and Peter Bourjos, leaving infielder Daniel Descalso as the team's final player in salary arbitration.
Analysis: The 28-year-old Jay set career highs last season with 151 hits, 67 RBIs and 27 doubles. He has hit .293 over the last four seasons, set a franchise record with 245 consecutive games in the outfield without an error and has a .995 fielding percentage.
|Oct. 18 2:36 PM PT3:36 PM MT4:36 PM CT5:36 PM ET17:36 ET21:36 GMT5:36 CST2:36 PM MST4:36 PM EST5:06 PM VEN1:36 UAE (+1)4:36 PM CT-Jon Jay, slumping at the field and at the plate, was not in the St. Louis Cardinals' batting order for Friday night's Game 6 of the NL championship series. St. Louis leads the best-of-seven series against Los Angeles 3-2.
Analysis: Shane Robinson got his first start of the postseason in place of Jay, batting seventh and playing center field. Jay was batting .176 (3 for 17) in the NLCS. He failed to take charge on a catchable fly ball by Mark Ellis and the ball fell in for a double that keyed the Dodgers' go-ahead rally in Game 3.
|Aug. 19 10:38 AM PT11:38 AM MT12:38 PM CT1:38 PM ET13:38 ET17:38 GMT1:38 CST10:38 AM MST12:38 PM EST1:08 PM VEN21:38 UAE12:38 PM CT-Jay drove in four runs with a homer and double to lead St. Louis to a 6-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
Analysis: Jay is batting .378 (28 for 74) with eight doubles and 15 RBIs in his last 18 games.
|Aug. 8 2:23 PM PT3:23 PM MT4:23 PM CT5:23 PM ET17:23 ET21:23 GMT5:23 CST2:23 PM MST4:23 PM EST4:53 PM VEN1:23 UAE (+1)4:23 PM CT-Jay had three hits in St. Louis' 13-4 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Jay, batting .265, is 16 for 41 (.390) with three doubles and seven RBIs in his last 10 games.
|Aug. 5 2:49 PM PT3:49 PM MT4:49 PM CT5:49 PM ET17:49 ET21:49 GMT5:49 CST2:49 PM MST4:49 PM EST5:19 PM VEN1:49 UAE (+1)4:49 PM CT-Jay had three hits and drove in two runs in St. Louis' 15-2 rout of Cincinnati on Sunday.
Analysis: Jay, batting .260, is 9 for 22 (.409) with seven RBIs in his last five games.
|Aug. 3 1:25 PM PT2:25 PM MT3:25 PM CT4:25 PM ET16:25 ET20:25 GMT4:25 CST1:25 PM MST3:25 PM EST3:55 PM VEN0:25 UAE (+1)3:25 PM CT-Jay had two hits and drove in three runs in the Cardinals' 13-3 rout of Cincinnati on Friday night.
Analysis: Jay, batting .258 with 44 RBIs this season, is 6 for 14 (.429) with five RBIs during a streak of three straight multihit performances.
|July 14 9:08 AM PT10:08 AM MT11:08 AM CT12:08 PM ET12:08 ET16:08 GMT0:08 CST9:08 AM MST11:08 AM EST11:38 AM VEN20:08 UAE11:08 AM CT-Jay had four hits in Saturday's 6-4 loss to the Cubs.
Analysis: Jay has hit safely in eight of 10 games.
|July 13 9:51 PM PT10:51 PM MT11:51 PM CT12:51 AM ET0:51 ET4:51 GMT12:51 CST9:51 PM MST11:51 PM EST12:21 AM VEN8:51 UAE11:51 PM CT-Jay's slump continued with a pathetic effort Friday in a 3-2 win over the Cubs.
Analysis: Jay went 0 for 4 and is hitting .204 in his last 28 games. Manager Mike Matheny must be baffled by Jay, who is vastly underperforming his ADP.
|May 5 10:51 AM PT11:51 AM MT12:51 PM CT1:51 PM ET13:51 ET17:51 GMT1:51 CST10:51 AM MST12:51 PM EST1:21 PM VEN21:51 UAE12:51 PM CT-Jay homered and drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 7-6 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.
Analysis: Jay's four RBIs in the victory were a career high. He's 6 for 10 with six RBIs in the last three games after going 4 for 36 (.111) with no RBIs in his previous 12.
|Apr. 16 2:47 PM PT3:47 PM MT4:47 PM CT5:47 PM ET17:47 ET21:47 GMT5:47 CST2:47 PM MST4:47 PM EST5:17 PM VEN1:47 UAE (+1)4:47 PM CT-Jay had two hits and two RBIs as St. Louis defeated Pittsburgh 10-6 on Monday.
Analysis: Jay is 5 for 11 in the last three games.