Notes: Selected by the San Francisco Giants in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1997 amateur draft; Signed July 25, 1997
Traded to Florida in a three-player deal; July 25, 1999
Drafted by Chicago White Sox in rule 5 draft; Dec. 15, 2003
Released by the Chicago White Sox; Jan. 27, 2005
Signed with Detroit; Feb. 10, 2005
Traded to Colorado for Zach Simmons; Apr. 30, 2008
Purchased by Texas; June 9, 2009
Signed with Cleveland; Nov. 28, 2009
Signed with Philadelphia; Jan. 31, 2011
Released by Philadelphia; July 20, 2011
Signed with Pittsburgh; July 21, 2011
Re-signed with Pittsburgh to a two-year deal worth $6.75 million; Dec. 12, 2012
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