$50k Kodiak Charity Challenge
VOTE each day on our Instagram story starting 5/24. The winner of each round will move on to the finals on 5/27.
At the end of the challenge, we'll crown the winner and they'll receive $50K to their charity of choice.
Who will win? It's up to you!
@jonjayU ’03 announced his retirement from Major League Baseball earlier this month. Over his 12-year career he played with the Cards, Padres, Cubs, Royals, DBacks, White Sox, and Angels. We are so very proud of you, Jon ⇒ youtu.be/kBHctVKE-LU. #CPride#Adelante
Had the good fortune of seeing and talking with @jonjayU not that long ago and I'm excited to see what he accomplishes in his post-playing career. Great guy who has so much to contribute to make a difference and impact others. twitter.com/jonjayU/status…
🙏🏾 R@DannyCasalsls: Jay’s baseball ability was only PART of what makes him an incredible human@jonjayUyU is a friend, role model, mentor, and remarkable father to his kids! Congratulations on a great career#CPridede
List of players with 750 games played, a .285 average, and 70 HBPs in Cardinals history:
He was a World Series Champion and played a big role in the 2010s for the Cardinals. Enjoy retirement Jon Jay. You were one of my favorites.
@jonjayU Congratulations on a career lived to fullest where you played with your heart, true talent, and always a professional! Will always believe you are first and always a STL Cardinal and wish you and your family all the best!!
@jonjayU Thank you, @jonjayU! You were a part of my favorite @Cardinals memories - the team that changed my trajectory and life. The city of St. Louis will always love you - and now I get to see how much Miami loves you, too! Wish you nothing but the best. See you at the Light!
.@jonjayU was a versatile and winning player for the St. Louis Cardinals and six other clubs over 12 big-league seasons. He earned a reputation as a respected teammate and a reliable advocate for players throughout the game. Congratulations and best wishes in your retirement!