Right-handed pitcher who was drafted in the first round of the 1996 draft by the San Francisco Giants but saw his career derailed by injuries.
He sported a 0.65 ERA at Waynesboro Area High School in Pennsylvania.
He was set to play for the United States in the 2000 Olympics but ultimately couldn't due to an injury.
He was born in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania.
Infielder Jorge Cantu was his teammate on the Orlando Rays in 2003.