Notes: Signed as nondrafted free agent by Dodgers, Oct. 31, 2001
Released by the Dodgers; Oct. 12, 2004
Signed with San Diego; Dec. 20, 2005
Drafted by the Kansas City from San Diego in the 2006 rule 5 draft; Dec. 7, 2006
Re-signed with Kansas City to a three-year deal worth $8.75 million; May 17, 2008
Signed with Texas to a two-year deal worth $8 million; Dec. 4, 2012
Traded to Detroit for Corey Knebel and Jake Thompson; July 23, 2014
Awards: 2008: AL All-Star Team
2010: AL All-Star Team
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