Jay Payton

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Birthday
22, 1972
Birthplace
Ohio
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
22, 1972 (age 46)
Birthplace
Ohio

About

Outfielder who played for six MLB teams, debuting in 1998 for the New York Mets, and finishing his career in 2010 for the Colorado Rockies; helped lead the Mets to the 2000 World Series where they lost to their in-state rivals, the Yankees.

Before Fame

He played college baseball at Georgia Tech, where he was an All-American.

Trivia

After retirement he took on a job at ESPN as a college baseball analyst.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Zanesville, Ohio.

Associated With

He was college teammates with future MLB short stop Nomar Garciaparra.