Pitcher known for his change-up, he played for five MLB groups from 2001 to 2010. He performed football for Seminole Condition College and the School of SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, before being chosen in the 4th circular from the 1996 MLB Draft. After retiring, he had taken a job using the Boston Crimson Sox being a scout. He was created and elevated in Alameda, California. In senior high school he gained a basketball condition tournament playing alongside potential NBA superstar Jason Kidd.