MLB infielder who debuted in 2002 for the Detroit Tigers. He played for the Baltimore Orioles from 2008 to 2009 and the Ssan Diego Padres from 2009 to 2010.
He played eight years of Minor League baseball before making it to the Majors.
He began playing professional baseball in Japan after struggling to establish himself in the MLB.
He was born in Maracay, Venezuela.
He played in the San Diego Padres infield alongside star first baseman Adrian Gonzalez.