Back-up catcher who made his MLB debut in 2007 for the Seattle Mariners, joining the San Diego Padres in 2011 and the New York Mets in 2012.
He attended Central High School in Montana.
He played baseball at Saddleback College in California.
He married his wife Kristan in November of 2006.
He was a teammate of knuckle-baller R.A. Dickey in 2012, the year Dickey won a Cy Young Award.