Notes: Signed as nondrafted free agent by Devil Rays, Jan. 19, 1998
Signed with Texas; Nov. 15, 2004
Signed with NY Yankees; Dec. 12, 2005
Purchased by Cleveland; June 24, 2009
Signed with Florida; Jan. 29, 2010
Signed with Pittsburgh; Jan. 16, 2011
Traded to Milwaukee for Casy McGehee; Dec. 12, 2011
Signed with Houston; to a one-year deal worth $2 million; Dec. 21, 2012
Traded to Detroit for Danry Vasquez and player to be named later; July 29, 2013
Signed with Chicago Cubs to a one-year deal worth $3.85 million; Dec. 27, 2013
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