Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:58:45 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays C/DH John Jaso has played well enough in the outfield in spring training that manager Kevin Cash said Jaso could play there in the second series of the season.
Fantasy Tip: Jaso ($3,900, 7.8% of your cap) is a good plug-and-play option at a thin catcher position on FantasyScore. He doesn't hit for a lot of power, but his .274-7-28 first half in '14 proved he's worth consideration in good matchups.
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:06:32 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays C John Jaso will be the team's primary designated hitter this season, according to head coach Kevin Cash. Cash said he believes Jaso can be an impact bat for the offense in 2015.
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:16:24 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays C John Jaso avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $3.175 million deal Friday, Jan. 16.
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 05:44:28 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays C John Jaso could see time at first base, and he will play outfield during spring training, according to president of baseball operations Matthew Sullivan.
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 12:18:19 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays C John Jaso is expected to split time behind the plate with C Rene Rivera in 2015.
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 11:12:34 -0800
Updating a previous report, the Oakland Athletics have finalized a trade where they have acquired 2B Ben Zobrist and SS Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays, in exchange for C John Jaso, minor league SS Daniel R. Robertson and minor league OF Boog Powell.
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 10:39:47 -0800
The Oakland Athletics are on the verge of acquiring 2B Ben Zobrist and SS Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays, in exchange for C John Jaso, minor league SS Daniel R. Robertson and minor league OF Boog Powell, according to multiple sources.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:30:57 -0800
Oakland Athletics C John Jaso is drawing trade interest from the Toronto Blue Jays.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:40:44 -0800
Oakland Athletics C John Jaso (concussion) has been cleared for all baseball activities and can catch next season, according to general manager Billy Beane.
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 01:42:12 -0700
The Boston Red Sox could pursue Oakland Athletics SP Jeff Samardzija and are thought to have interest in Athletics C John Jaso. No moves can be done until the free agency and trading period begins after the World Series, but the Red Sox were interested in Samardzija when he was with the Chicago Cubs.