Pitcher Jay Happ, a local product, now is wearing a Cards uniform coming over from Minnesota in a recent trade. Jay is now part of four left handed relievers in the Arch City. Happ was on the Cardinals Radio pre-game Sunday talking with Mike Claiborne (Clay Born). Claiborne welcomed him aboard:
Claiborn asked Jay what teams he was following when he was growing up:
Happ was asked what he brings to the table at this stage of his career:
J. A. Happ attended St. Bede in his younger years and later attended Northwestern University where he played baseball. Since getting into the pros, he's played for Philadelphia, Houston, Toronto, Seattle, Pittsburgh, New York Yankees and most recently Minnesota.