Third baseman who debuted for the Cincinnati Reds in 2011 and hit .273 with 19 home runs in 2012 to finish third in NL Rookie-of-the-Year voting. He won the 2015 Home Run Derby. After his time in Cincinnati, he went on to play for the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees.
He played college baseball at Rutgers and posted a career line of .377/.502/.757.
He was named the MLB Players Choice NL Outstanding Rookie in 2012.
He married Jacquelyn Verdon in 2012. His brother Jeff Frazier also played professional baseball.
On May 27, 2012, he homered off crafty lefty Jamie Moyer even though the bat flew out of his hands as he completed his swing.