Drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1st round (42nd pick) of the 2006 amateur draft. Signed June 28, 2006.
Traded to Cleveland with Jess Todd for Mark DeRosa; June 27, 2009
Signed with LA Dodgers to a one-year deal worth $2.3 million; Dec. 24, 2013
2011: AL All-Star Team
2012: AL All-Star Team