Resides in Palm Beach, Fla., in the off-season.2011Started 46 games at catcher playing entire season at High-A Palm Beach...Began the season injured with a contusion on his fifth finger and placed on the 7-day disabled list; was reinstated on 5/21 and reported to Palm Beach appearing in his first game on 5/22 at Brevard County...Went 2-for-3 with a three-run home run, his only HR of the season, 6/16 at St. Lucie...Had a career-best four-hit game (4-for-5) at Charlotte (8/3), scoring three runs in the game...Batted .400 (4-10) in bases loaded situations and .349 (15-43) with runners in scoring position...Led all Palm Beach catchers with 22 runners caught stealing and registered a 36.7 caught stealing pct (22-60).2010Appeared in 37 games with stops at Batavia (SS-A),
Palm Beach (A) and Springfield (AA)...tied career-best 3 runs vs. Auburn (6/19)...batted .313 (10-32) in July while at Palm Beach...threw out 31% of base stealers (11-36) over his three stops...ranked T4th on Palm Beach with a career-best three triples.2009Played in four games at High-A Palm Beach 6/8-13
before getting sent to Batavia (SS-A) for remainder of season...threw out 12-of-36 base stealers (33.3%)....hit lefthanded pitchers at a .351 clip (13-37).2008Hit first professional home run off Enerio Del Roasrio (5/6) at Dayton...spent first part of the season with Quad Cities (A) where he caught 33 games...threw out 20-of-52 attempted base stealers (38.5%)...was transferred to Batavia (6/16) but did not play in a game before being placed on the D.L. on 6/24...remained on D.L. remainder of the season with left wrist tendonitis.2007Spent the season in the Gulf Coast League, playing in 39 games, starting 36 at catcher and batted .281...batted .345 w/RISP...collected career-high, 3 runs, 4 RBI and two triples at GCL Nationals (8/9) going 3-for-4.2006Played in 40 games in the Dominican Summer League
playing catcher in 23 of his 40 games...ranked 3rd on the team with a .293 BA.