Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN 2 Months

The Reds purchased Bourgeois's contract from Triple-A Louisville on Monday.

Bourgeois spent the entire season at Louisville, hitting .278/.329/.364 with 24 stolen bases. At 32 years old, there's no long-term investment potential for Bourgeois, but at least he gets rewarded with a big league salary for a month.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN 7 Months

Jason Bourgeois went 2-for-3 with a solo home run against the Brewers on Thursday.

Bourgeois victimized Kyle Lohse in the fifth inning for his first spring homer. Bourgeois doesn't have much of a shot to make the 25-man roster, but if he plays well at Triple-A, he'll be an option for the Reds if they should need outfield depth during the season.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN 12 Months

Reds signed OF Jason Bourgeois to a minor league contract.

The 31-year-old speedster had just 16 at-bats in nine games for the Rays in 2013, but hit .290/.343/.368 with two homers, 61 RBI and 22 stolen bases in 90 games at Triple-A Durham. He has excelled against left-handed pitching in his career, and could be looked at as a reserve outfielder and platoon option for the Reds.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN Oct 11 '13

Jason Bourgeois has elected free agency.

Bourgeois had been outrighted off the Rays' 40-man roster. The speedy outfielder will now seek employment elsewhere.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN Aug 25 '13

Rays sent OF Jason Bourgeois outright to Triple-A Durham.

Bourgeois was designated for assignment Friday and will remain in the organization. He returns to a .291/.336/.371 batting over 363 plate appearances at the Triple-A level.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN Aug 23 '13

Rays designated OF Jason Bourgeois for assignment.

He lost his roster spot in order to make room for the addition of David DeJesus. Bourgeois had just three hits in 16 at-bats during his brief time with the Rays.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN Aug 06 '13

Rays purchased the contract of OF Jason Bourgeois from Triple-A Durham.

Bourgeois earned the call after batting .292/.337/.373 with 21 steals at Durham. He should see some playing time in center field while Desmond Jennings is on the shelf.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN Dec 06 '12

Rays signed OF Jason Bourgeois to a minor league contract.

It's unclear if he'll be given an invitation to spring training. Bourgeois has plenty of speed but is a career .261/.306/.324 and merely represents minor league depth.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN Nov 12 '12

Jason Bourgeois has elected free agency.

Bourgeois was designated for assignment by the Royals at the beginning of this month then declined a spot at Triple-A Omaha. He's a .261/.306/.324 career hitter.

Jason Bourgeois LF/CF CIN Nov 02 '12

Royals designated OF Jason Bourgeois for assignment.

The speedster hit just .258/.303/.323 over 30 games for Kansas City this season. Bourgeois is pretty much a glorified pinch-runner, but the 30-year-old will get a minor league deal from someone.