Was an All-Pac-10 team selection at the University of
Arizona...was the only Wildcat player to play in all 58
games of the 2008 season...led the team in runs (52),
was second on the club in hits (70), and walks (28) and
tied for second in triples (3)...had career-high totals
for home runs (11), RBI (43) and total bases (121)...was
16-for-20 in stolen base attempts ... Was selected by San Francisco in the 20th round of the
June 2005 draft, but did not sign ... Selected by Houston in the seventh round of the June
2008 draft and was signed by Astros scout Mark Ross...
was the second University of Arizona player taken in
the '08 draft by Houston, also TJ Steele (fourth round).2010Spent the season at Double A and was named Corpus Christi's Offensive Player of the Month for July after posting a .324
(35x108) average with four doubles, four triples, four homers and 16 RBI...hit .258 (59x229) with 29 RBI in the second half of
the season...was Corpus Christi's Defensive Player of the Month for May and posted a .993 overall fielding percentage for the
season, committing only two errors in 123 games.