Baseball coach who became the first base coach of the St. Louis Cardinals in 2012 after serving as the manager of the Cardinals' Triple-A affiliate, the Memphis Redbirds.
He graduated from St. Joseph High School in Mississippi.
He played four seasons of minor league baseball, hitting .266 while mostly playing first base and outfield.
He grew up in Jackson, Mississippi.
He joined manager Mike Matheny on the Cardinals' coaching staff in 2012.