Effective outfielder known for his bat speed and organic power; he produced his MLB debut in 2013 using the Oakland Athletics. He was a catcher and pitcher at Mansfield Timberview SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in Tx. He became a member of the Tx Rangers in 2013 via trade. In Oct 2012, he wedded his partner Jade. Hefty right-hander Bartolo Digestive tract was his teammate in Oakland.