One of six players originally selected from the Rockland Boulders tryout out camp. He, and pitcher Justin Fry are only two to make Opening Day roster.
Played college baseball for George Mason University in the Colonial Athletic Association. Finished 2010 with a.406 batting average in 34 games. Had four homeruns and 29 RBIs.
2009: Started 43 games and appeared in 41 contests batting .327 with a .462 slugging percentage... After beginning the year strong in the season's first weekend, struggled before catching fire in the second half... Hit .368 over his final 27 games with a .433 on-base percentage and a .538 slugging percentage...
Has a career .331 batting average in 145 career games for the Patriots.