Speedy outfielder who stole 66 bases with the New York Mets in 1999 and stole 55 bases with the Detroit Tigers in 2001.
The Los Angeles Dodgers signed him as an amateur free agent in 1991.
He played for the Houston Astros in 2000.
His nephew Yangervis Solarte made his MLB debut for the New York Yankees in 2014.
Gold Glove first baseman John Olerud was his teammate on the Mets.