MLB shortstop who began his career with the Minnesota Twins in 2005.
He was called up from AAA Rochester to replace an injured Jason Bartlett on the Twins.
In his first 5 years he went through a number of different minor league and major league organizations before landing on the Seattle Mariners in 2011.
He was raised in San Carlos, Venezuela.
He joined star pitcher Felix Hernandez on the Seattle Mariners in 2011.