Third baseman and second baseman who made his big league debut in 2013 for the Washington Nationals.
He competed in baseball, basketball, and track and field at Hodges Bend Middle School in Texas.
At Rice University, he won the Dick Howser Trophy, given annually to the best collegiate baseball player.
His parents are named Rene and Bridget.
He joined outfield phenom Bryce Harper on the Nats in 2013.