Utility infielder known for his well-rounded game who made his Major League Baseball debut in 2008 for the Kansas City Royals.
He attended Middletown High School in New York.
He signed with the Cleveland Indians in 2013.
His uncle Ramon Aviles was a utility infielder for the Philadelphia Phillies and Boston Red Sox.
Center field speedster Jacoby Ellsbury was his teammate on the Red Sox.