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Daniel Descalso
Cardinals' Jay is a survivor and winner

JUPITER, Fla. Center fielder Jon Jay has played for the Cardinals in four straight National League championship series and in two World Series in that time. He has been in the majors for only four full seasons so those accomplishments seem very significant. But ... there always are naysayers. Arm isn't strong enough. Doesn't have enough power. Not really all that fast. Would be a good fourth outfielder. Yet, all he does is hit .300 and wind up playing in October. So Jon Jay must be doing something right. Asked the other day how often he had heard people say he was lacking in one area or another, the 5-foot-11 Jay quickly answered, "My whole life. But I don't worry...

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