Colorful former Major League baseball player, 1966 to 1985. Played for the California Angels, Chicago White Sox, Oakland As, Philadelphia Phillies, New York Yankees, San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers & Chicago Cubs. Was a member of 3 World Series Championship teams in 1973 (Oakland As), 1978 (New York Yankees) & 1981 (L.A. Dodgers). Known for his offbeat personality, one of his former managers was once quoted as saying, The thing that makes him unusual is that he thinks he's normal & everyone else is nuts!! Jay is Is the only player in major league history to play for all but one of the California bases franchises. Jay appeared in the movie: The Naked Gun: From The Files of Police Squad! as 'seattle first up and was booth announcer #2 in the 1986 comedy flick Body Slam.