Traded from Lake Erie to the Miners in exchange for OF Jereme Milons and RHP Thomas Campbell on 7/11/11
Traded from Lake Erie to Worcester of the Can-Am League in April...Hit .291 with 9 2Bs, 2 HR and 12 RBIs in 30 games with Worcester...Traded to Gateway on 7/13/10 for a player to be named later...Hit .319 with 16 HR and 50 RBIs in 46 games for the Grizzlies...Sent back to Worcester following the season to complete the transaction...Traded from Worcester to Lake Erie for RHP J.J. Pacella on 11/19/10
Spent the season with Lake Erie...Hit .305 with 19 HR and 79 RBIs, which ranked 4th in the league...Helped lead the Crushers to the Frontier League Championship.
Began the year with Cedar Rapids, Angels low-A affiliate...Hit .219 in 56 games before suffering an injury in late June...Signed with the Miners in August...Appeared in one game, and had one at-bat before being ruled ineligible for being in an MLB organization, though not on an active roster, past the allowed date by Frontier League transaction deadline rules.
Returned for his second season with Orem of the Pioneer League...Ranked fourth in the league with a .344 average and 5th in OBP (.415)...Hit 8 HR and drove in 50 runs in 66 games.
Made his pro debut with the Angels affiliate in Orem, Utah where he hit .282 with 3 RBIs in 13 games
Drafted out of Jacksonville University by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the 49th round in 2006...Played four years at Jacksonville...Named a Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball...The oldest of five boys, has three brothers in the NFL, Chris is a fullback with the Cowboys, Dan is a tight end with the Broncos and Rob is a tight end with the Patriots, and his youngest brother, Glenn is a wide receiver committed to play for Kansas State in 2011.