MLB second baseman who began his career with the Seattle Mariners in 2004.
He won the Seattle Mariners minor-league Player of the Year award twice.
He signed with the Yomiuri Giants of Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball League in January, 2013.
His brother, Gabriel, was killed in a motorcycle accident in June, 2007.
On September 22, 2010, he became the first Mariner since Mike Cameron in 2002 to hit three home runs in one game.