Multi-talented MLB left fielder who began his career with the Philadelphia Phillies in 2010.
He was selected by the Phillies in the 2006 amateur draft and assigned to the minor leagues where he made steady improvements in hitting.
Called up to the Phillies to replace an injured player in 2010, he recorded two hits and two RBIs in his first three official at-bats.
He was born in Zephyrhills, Florida.
An injury to the Phillies Shane Victorino allowed him to fill in and show the team his prowess with the bat.