MLB first baseman who led the National League in home runs during the 2013 season, while playing for the Arizona Diamondbacks. In 2018, he was traded to the St. Louis Cardinals.
He was an eighth round draft pick out of Texas State University in 2009.
He made his first All-Star team in 2013. During his tenure with the Diamondbacks, he set up a charity called Goldy's Fund 4 Kids.
He married his college sweetheart Amy Goldschmidt in 2010. They have a son and a daughter together.
He and outfielder Justin Upton were teammates on the Arizona Diamondbacks.