Was originally signed by the San Diego Padres by
current Astros Director of Latin American Scouting
Felix Francisco... Rated by Baseball America as having the Best Outfield
Arm among Astros prospects prior to both the 2010 and
2009 seasons...also received the distinction while with
San Diego from 2006-07... The 2010 season is his third year on a Major League 40-
man roster...is attending his third big league Spring
Training with the Astros.2009Marked his second full season at the Triple A level...hit .256 with a career-high 117 hits...played in a career-high 133
games...his 11 homers were one shy of tying his career-high 12 hit in 2008...named Round Rock Defensive Player of the
Month for June...recorded eight outfield assists in 20092008Hit .231 (100x432) with a career-high 12 home runs and 52 RBI in 124 games with Round Rock...marked his first full
season playing at the Triple A level...attended Major League Spring Training with the Astros and recorded one hit in 15 atbats...
began the regular season by stealing seven consecutive bases without being caught; stole 19 on the season...started
117 games in centerfield after playing in only 30 games above A Ball prior to this season...had his best statistical month in
June, hitting .266 (21x79) with two homers, 10 RBI and seven steals...played for Licey in the Dominican Winter League hitting
.245 (12x49) with two RBI and two steals in 23 games...2007Hit .269 (77x286) with four home runs, 43 RBI, and 22 stolen bases for Class A Lake Elsinore of the San Diego organization...also played in 30 games for Triple A Portland, hitting .315 (40x127) with four home runs, 18 RBI, and six stolen bases...hit .290 (20x69) with 12 RBI and two stolen bases in 28 games for Licey in the Dominican Winter League...was tabbed as the Best Defensive Outfielder and the player with the Best Outfield Arm in the San Diego organization prior to the 2007 season by Baseball America's Best Tools Survey.