Drafted by Seattle in the fourth round of the 2006 June
Draft...graduated from Florida Christian High School in Miami...played at the University of Miami.2011Posted a 1.12 ERA (8-
IP, 1-ER) with no walks in 4
games with the GCL Rays as
he recovered from an elbow
surgery performed in April
2010...activated in August
during the final 2 weeks of the GCL season.2010Spent the season recovering from shoulder surgery performed in April...released by the Mariners on
May 7 and signed by the Rays as a free agent on May 14.2009Went 3-2 with 1.94 ERA (9 ER, 41.2 IP) in 24 games (3 GS) with West Tennessee (AA)...Made 3 starts to begin the season (0-1, 3.12 ERA), before being placed on the disabled
list on April 22 with a right elbow strain...reinstated from the DL on June 4 and moved to
the bullpen...Held opponents scoreless in 15 of 21 relief appearances...Recorded first career save on June 20 vs. Montgomery (1.0,0,0,0,0,1)...Placed on the DL on Aug. 9 for the remainder of the season with a right shoulder strain...Pitched for Lara in the Venezuelan Winter League...posted 2.25 ERA (2 ER, 8.0 IP) in 6
relief appearances (8 K, 0 BB).2008Spent season with High Desert...won first 3 consecutive decisions, going 3-0 with
a 1.50 ERA (3 ER, 18.0 IP), April 4-14...struck out a season-high 8 batters, July 16 at
Rancho Cucamonga...made 3 trips to the disabled list with blisters on his right hand,
April 15-May 2, May 24-June 18 and July 28-Aug. 7.2007Spent season with Wisconsin...finished 2nd on the team with 102 strikeouts...on the
disabled list with a laceration on his right hand, April 26-May 5 and May 16-June 10...
tossed first career complete game shutout, allowing 4 hits while walking 2 and striking
out 9 in 7.0 innings on July 4 vs. Cedar Rapids (G#2)...struck out a career-high 12 batters
in 6.1 innings, July 28 vs. Great Lakes...on the disabled list with a right ribcage muscle
strain, Aug. 31 through the remainder of the season...participated in the Mariners 2007
Arizona Instructional League....played for the Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League.2006Began pro career with Everett...made 2 relief appearances before moving to the
starting rotation on July 13...struck out a season-high 8 batters in 5.0 innings, July 28 vs.
Spokane...participated in the Mariners Arizona Instructional League.