Right-handed pitcher with an excellent change-up, he produced his MLB debut using the LA Dodgers in 2008 and joined up with the Pittsburgh Pirates this year 2010. He performed football, golf ball, and football at Long Seaside Poly SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in California. In 2014, he agreed upon a minor group contract using the Chicago Cubs. His dad James played soccer for the LA Rams and golf ball at USC. Initial baseman Adam Loney was his teammate in the Dodgers.