Selected by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in the 20th round of the 2005 amateur draft, but did not sign.
Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 1st round (43rd pick) of the 2008 amateur draft. Signed July 10, 2008.
Traded to Boston for three players; Dec. 12, 2014
Signed with Boston to a three-year contract extension worth $19.25 million.
2012: NL All-Star Team