Outfielder and first baseman who made his MLB debut in 2011 for the Los Angeles Dodgers, hitting .253 in 198 at-bats.
He graduated from Smithfield-Selma High School in North Carolina.
He played baseball at Catawba College.
He grew up in Clayton, North Carolina.
First baseman James Loney was his teammate on the Dodgers in 2011 and 2012.