Jason
Bay
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2''
Weight: 225
 
Born: September 20, 1978 in Can, BC, TRAIL
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Gold Glove Award 2006   
All-Star Selections 2006    2007    2012    2013   
Ratings - Batting     Help
                                             
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2004 25 PIT NL $ 300,000   7 7 7 6 6 6 7 6 7 7 8 8 4 3 3
2005 26 PIT NL $ 300,000   8 8 8 6 6 6 7 6 6 7 8 7 4 3 4
2006 27 PIT NL $ 300,000   8 8 8 6 7 6 7 6 6 6 8 7 4 4 4
2007 28 PIT NL $ 5,128,571   8 8 7 6 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 4 3 4
2008 29 NYA AL $ 5,128,571   8 8 7 6 7 7 7 6 7 6 7 7 4 4 4
2009 30 NYA AL $ 5,128,571   8 8 8 6 7 7 7 6 7 6 7 7 4 4 4
2010 31 NYA AL $ 11,000,000   8 8 8 6 7 7 7 6 7 6 8 7 5 4 4
2011 32 SDN NL $ 11,000,000   8 8 8 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 4 3 4
2012 33 SDN NL $ 11,000,000   8 8 8 5 6 5 6 6 6 6 8 7 4 4 4
2013 34 SDN NL $ 11,000,000   8 8 8 5 6 5 6 5 6 6 7 7 4 4 4
2014 35 SDN NL $ 11,000,000   8 8 8 4 4 4 6 5 5 7 8 7 3 3 3
2015 36 PIT NL $ 6,000,000   8 8 7 4 4 4 6 5 5 7 8 7 3 3 3
2016 37 PIT NL $ 6,000,000   7 7 6 4 4 4 5 4 4 6 7 7 3 3 3
2017 38 SEA AL $ 6,000,000   4 4 4 1 1 1 4 4 4 6 7 7 3 3 3
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000   4 4 4 1 1 1 4 4 4 6 7 7 3 3 3
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 11,000,000   8 8 8 6 7 7 7 6 7 7 8 8 5 4 4
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won MVP or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
2004 25 PIT NL 153 546 109 189 39 5 14 105 25 3 78 84 .346 .430 .513 .943 113.0 26.9
2005 26 PIT NL 147 505 97 181 36 6 26 91 26 10 75 96 .358 .443 .608 1.050 120.2 27.9
2006 27 PIT NL 155 574 107 202 42 4 16 87 29 10 82 114 .352 .435 .523 .957 119.7 24.7
2007 28 PIT NL 152 580 119 194 41 4 25 113 30 6 101 114 .334 .434 .548 .982 130.0 31.3
2008 29 PIT NL 67 237 39 70 15 1 6 34 7 3 38 39 .295 .400 .443 .843 41.6 7.6
  NYA AL 86 339 57 106 32 1 16 69 11 5 43 66 .313 .398 .555 .953 67.9 14.1
  TOT   153 576 96 176 47 2 22 103 18 8 81 105 .306 .399 .509 .908 109.5 21.7
2009 30 NYA AL 153 625 126 211 45 2 21 87 24 4 62 129 .338 .400 .517 .917 120.1 22.3
2010 31 NYA AL 154 591 82 166 29 1 20 100 16 2 66 129 .281 .358 .435 .793 95.7 14.3
2011 32 SDN NL 157 566 93 181 31 4 21 106 13 7 70 137 .320 .397 .500 .897 105.6 22.6
2012 33 SDN NL 146 522 93 177 24 3 13 78 5 2 61 105 .339 .410 .471 .881 96.6 22.7
2013 34 SDN NL 155 574 100 179 27 4 17 105 12 4 78 125 .312 .395 .462 .857 102.4 20.7
2014 35 SDN NL 157 572 66 174 25 5 9 74 19 8 69 131 .304 .382 .413 .794 88.3 16.0
2015 36 NYA AL 102 403 58 129 27 3 7 51 10 5 31 82 .320 .373 .454 .827 62.2 11.6
  PIT NL 40 137 16 43 7 0 5 21 4 2 11 19 .314 .367 .474 .841 22.2 4.1
  TOT   142 540 74 172 34 3 12 72 14 7 42 101 .319 .371 .459 .830 84.4 15.7
2016 37 PIT NL 158 550 69 188 30 1 7 66 25 21 53 113 .342 .403 .438 .841 87.9 17.3
2017 38 PIT NL 59 226 25 51 7 1 3 17 5 4 19 75 .226 .296 .305 .601 20.8 1.8
  NYA AL 8 20 2 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 8 .350 .435 .350 .785 3.3 0.8
  SEA AL 47 176 17 33 6 0 3 16 4 3 17 60 .188 .270 .273 .543 12.8 0.0
  TOT   114 422 44 91 13 1 6 35 9 7 39 143 .216 .292 .294 .586 36.9 2.6
14 Years Sim 2096 7743 1275 2481 463 45 229 1222 265 99 957 1626 .320 .398 .481 .879 1410.2 286.7
162 Game Average 598 98 191 35 3 17 94 20 7 73 125 .320 .398 .481 .879 109.0  
Career Highs 158 625 126 211 47 6 26 113 30 21 101 143 .358 .443 .608 1.050 130.0  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   5803 955 1892 340 31 184 939 202 82 732 1225 .326 .405 .490 .895 1094.0
vs LH   1940 320 589 123 14 45 283 63 17 225 401 .304 .379 .451 .830 324.1
Home 1035 3781 652 1298 243 25 125 652 112 48 457 786 .343 .417 .520 .937 755.3
Away 1061 3962 623 1183 220 20 104 570 153 51 500 840 .299 .381 .443 .824 662.9
RISP   2097 0 692 116 13 64 935 0 0 318 439 .330 .416 .489 .905 411.9
Pinch Hitting   118 25 33 7 1 4 20 4 2 19 30 .280 .377 .458 .834 20.7
Close/Late   801 126 269 35 10 21 124 0 0 156 190 .336 .446 .483 .929 169.3
Mar/Apr 326 1228 195 380 72 9 36 179 39 20 141 272 .309 .383 .471 .854 211.7
May 371 1365 223 450 80 8 48 251 73 19 172 261 .330 .409 .505 .914 269.7
June 361 1294 206 391 64 8 35 180 35 21 166 291 .302 .385 .445 .830 216.1
July 322 1213 196 401 87 4 30 183 32 13 154 250 .331 .410 .483 .893 226.0
August 354 1311 238 452 86 3 46 232 41 18 166 280 .345 .421 .520 .941 265.4
Sep/Oct 362 1332 217 407 74 13 34 197 45 8 158 272 .306 .382 .457 .839 229.2
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove Award.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
2004 25 PIT NL LF 142 137 1221.7 235 12 10 4 .961 1.82 0 0 .000 0 2.2
    RF 8 0 16.0 6 0 0 0 1.000 3.38 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 2 0 3.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0  
2005 26 PIT NL LF 81 81 721.0 141 6 2 2 .987 1.83 0 0 .000 0 3.2
    CF 40 28 282.0 58 0 0 0 1.000 1.85 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 21 12 128.3 29 2 0 1 1.000 2.17 0 0 .000 0  
2006 27 PIT NL LF 142 142 1254.3 282 8 7 4 .976 2.08 0 0 .000 0 4.1
    CF 6 0 12.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 4 0 9.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 .000 0  
2007 28 PIT NL RF 92 92 816.0 169 5 0 1 1.000 1.92 0 0 .000 0 3.1
    CF 33 33 303.0 89 0 0 0 1.000 2.64 0 0 .000 0  
    LF 26 24 212.0 55 2 1 1 .983 2.42 0 0 .000 0  
2008 29 PIT NL RF 52 52 444.7 96 4 0 0 1.000 2.02 0 0 .000 0 1.1
    LF 11 9 77.0 23 0 0 0 1.000 2.69 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 3 0 4.2 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.29 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  NYA AL RF 67 67 619.3 133 6 1 1 .993 2.02 0 0 .000 0 2.8
    LF 13 11 107.3 33 0 1 0 .971 2.77 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 3 0 5.8 2 0 0 0 1.000 3.10 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  TOT   RF 119 119 1064.0 229 10 1 1 .996 2.02   4.0
      LF 24 20 184.3 56 0 1 0 .982 2.73   0.0
      CF 6 0 10.0 4 0 0 0 1.000 3.60   0.0
2009 30 NYA AL RF 146 143 1284.0 240 12 2 3 .992 1.77 0 0 .000 0 3.6
    LF 5 2 25.0 10 0 0 0 1.000 3.60 0 0 .000 0  
2010 31 NYA AL LF 149 145 1315.7 241 7 9 2 .965 1.70 0 0 .000 0 2.4
    CF 3 0 6.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 2 0 4.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0  
2011 32 SDN NL RF 146 143 1271.3 237 4 1 1 .996 1.71 0 0 .000 0 3.7
    LF 5 0 13.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.38 0 0 .000 0  
2012 33 SDN NL RF 137 136 1166.3 209 5 2 0 .991 1.65 0 0 .000 0 1.6
    LF 3 0 6.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50 0 0 .000 0  
2013 34 SDN NL LF 107 103 914.7 167 7 7 1 .961 1.71 0 0 .000 0 2.7
    RF 46 42 383.7 72 1 0 0 1.000 1.71 0 0 .000 0  
2014 35 SDN NL LF 99 97 871.7 203 8 12 1 .946 2.18 0 0 .000 0 3.1
    CF 31 30 261.3 90 2 1 0 .989 3.17 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 23 21 185.0 40 0 0 0 1.000 1.95 0 0 .000 0  
    3B 1 1 9.3 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2015 36 NYA AL RF 93 91 825.8 188 4 1 0 .995 2.09 0 0 .000 0 1.5
    LF 4 1 14.9 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.42 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    C 1 1 5.9 2 0 0 0 1.000 3.05 1 0 .000 1 0.0
    CF 1 0 2.2 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.09 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  PIT NL RF 37 36 281.5 64 2 0 0 1.000 2.11 0 0 .000 0 0.9
    LF 1 1 5.1 2 0 0 0 1.000 3.53 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    C 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 1 0 0.8 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  TOT   RF 130 127 1107.3 252 6 1 0 .996 2.10   2.4
      LF 5 2 20.0 6 0 0 0 1.000 2.70   0.0
      C 1 1 7.9 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.42 1 0 .000 1 0.0
      CF 2 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00   0.0
2016 37 PIT NL RF 119 118 1027.3 257 3 1 0 .996 2.28 0 0 .000 0 2.1
    LF 28 25 216.3 39 0 1 0 .975 1.62 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 5 0 9.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 .000 0  
    SS 1 1 8.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.13 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2017 38 PIT NL LF 48 47 421.5 82 2 3 0 .966 1.79 0 0 .000 0 0.5
    RF 4 4 30.4 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.78 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 1 0 1.1 1 0 0 0 1.000 8.18 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  NYA AL LF 6 6 38.6 8 0 0 0 1.000 1.87 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    RF 0 0 2.8 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.21 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  SEA AL LF 38 37 330.8 64 2 3 0 .957 1.80 0 0 .000 0 0.7
    RF 3 3 23.8 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.89 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 0 0 0.8 1 0 0 0 1.000 11.25 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  RF 1000 960 8519.3 1756 49 8 7 .996 1.91 0 0 .000 0 20.5
  LF 908 868 7766.5 1592 54 56 15 .967 1.91 0 0 .000 0 18.9
  CF 129 91 892.0 252 2 1 0 .996 2.56 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  3B 1 1 9.3 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  SS 1 1 8.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.13 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  C 1 1 7.9 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.42 1 0 .000 1 0.0
Career Totals   2040 1922 17203.0 3603 106 65 22 .983 1.94 1 0 .000 1 39.4
Career Highs   154 149 1331.0 333 12 13 4 .997 2.33 1 0 .000 1  
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
2008 29 NYA AL 13 54 7 11 0 0 0 7 1 0 6 16 .204 .283 .204 .487
2009 30 NYA AL 14 49 7 12 4 0 2 11 2 0 6 14 .245 .333 .449 .782
2010 31 NYA AL 11 45 8 9 3 0 1 2 2 0 3 10 .200 .260 .333 .593
2011 32 SDN NL 6 22 8 10 2 0 2 5 0 0 5 3 .455 .556 .818 1.374
2013 34 SDN NL 14 48 7 16 2 0 1 8 3 0 12 9 .333 .476 .438 .914
Career Post-Season Batting 58 218 37 58 11 0 6 33 8 0 32 52 .266 .366 .399 .765
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Batting Average
2004-1-.346
2005-1-.358
2006-1-.352
2007-3-.334
2009-6-.338
2011-5-.320
2012-3-.339
2016-2-.342
CAR-6-.320
On-Base Pct
2004-6-.430
2005-2-.443
2006-3-.435
2007-2-.434
2009-9-.400
2011-5-.397
2012-3-.410
2013-8-.395
2016-3-.403
CAR-11-.398
Slugging Pct
2005-5-.608
2007-7-.548
2011-9-.500
OPS
2005-5-1.050
2006-9-.957
2007-3-.982
2011-5-.897
2012-10-.881
CAR-24-.879
XR
2005-10-120.2
2006-6-119.7
2007-2-130.0
2009-7-120.1
2011-4-105.6
CAR-11-1410.2
Games
2014-10-157
2016-7-158
CAR-28-2096
At-Bats
2009-8-625
CAR-23-7743
Runs
2006-10-107
2007-2-119
2009-4-126
CAR-18-1275
Hits
2004-6-189
2006-2-202
2007-5-194
2009-4-211
2011-8-181
2016-8-188
CAR-10-2481
Total Bases
2005-10-307
2007-6-318
2009-8-323
CAR-19-3721
Singles
2004-7-131
2006-9-140
2009-7-143
2012-10-137
2016-2-150
CAR-6-1744
Doubles
2004-6-39
2006-5-42
2007-7-41
CAR-25-463
Triples
2014-9-5
CAR-39-45
RBIs
2007-4-113
2011-8-106
2013-8-105
CAR-26-1222
Caught Stealing
2016-7-21
Walks
2006-10-82
2007-5-101
CAR-24-957
Strikeouts
CAR-24-1626
 
 
   Black Ink Test: 12    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 11)
   Gray Ink Test: 94    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 108)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 58    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 61)
 
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History
Had first career hit on 4/6/2004, off Brian Lawrence (SDN)
Hit first career homerun on 4/7/2004, off Jake Peavy (SDN)
Won Player of the Week award on 9/6/2004, hitting .520 with 0 HR, 5 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 6/1/2005, hitting .443 with 5 HR, 27 RBI
Was selected to the 2006 Allstar game
Won Gold Glove Award at Leftfield in 2006
Was selected to the 2007 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 8/8/2007, hitting .667 with 3 HR, 9 RBI
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Milwaukee on 8/9/2007
1/29/2008: Gets a new one-year contract worth $5,128,571 through salary arbitration
Traded from Pittsburgh to New York (A) on 6/23/2008 (Going to PIT: P Dustin McGowan. Going to NYA: RF Jason Bay, P Jason Schmidt)
Won Player of the Week award on 8/8/2008, hitting .565 with 5 HR, 12 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 9/1/2008, hitting .374 with 9 HR, 24 RBI
1/29/2009: Gets a new one-year contract worth $5,128,571 through salary arbitration
5/22/2009: Signed a contract extension with New York (A), $11,000,000 per year, for 5 years
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Texas on 6/19/2009
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Boston on 7/9/2009
Traded from New York (A) to San Diego on 1/29/2011 (Going to SDN: P Joe Morgan Jr., P Scott Linebrink, 2B Irving Falu, RF Jason Bay. Going to NYA: P Gary Norton, LF Juan Preciado, 3B Sean Burroughs)
Drove in 7 runs against San Francisco on 8/16/2011
Won Player of the Week award on 8/22/2011, hitting .429 with 5 HR, 15 RBI
Was selected to the 2012 Allstar game
Injured on 8/20/2012 with a Strained Hip Muscle, out for 1-2 weeks
Was selected to the 2013 Allstar game
Had 5 hits with 4 RBI against Atlanta on 8/27/2013
Won Player of the Week award on 8/29/2013, hitting .519 with 1 HR, 9 RBI
Had 2000th career hit on 8/29/2014, off Byung-hyun Kim (SFN)
Signed as a free agent by New York (A) on 2/2/2015 to a 3-year deal worth $6,000,000 per year
Traded from New York (A) to Pittsburgh on 8/2/2015 (Going to PIT: RF Jason Bay, P Kieth Corn. Going to NYA: P James Alex, DH Rudy Guillen)
Traded from Pittsburgh to New York (A) on 6/15/2017 (Going to PIT: 1B Prince Fielder, 2B Tony Bill, 3B Javier Valdivieso. Going to NYA: 1B Mark Leon, LF Jason Bay, P Michael Ramey)
Traded from New York (A) to Seattle on 7/18/2017 (Going to SEA: LF Jason Bay. Going to NYA: SS Matthew Spindler)