Notes: Signed as nondrafted free agent by Athletics, July 17, 1993
Granted free agency, Oct. 27, 2003
Dec. 18, 2003 - signed with Baltimore Orioles
Dec. 12, 2007 - traded to Houston Astros for five players
Mar. 26, 2009 - sentenced to one-year probation for lying to congressional investigators about his knowledge of the use of performance-enhancing drugs in baseball
Jan. 23, 2010 - Signed one-year deal with Baltimore worth $6 million.
July 29, 2010 - Traded to San Diego with cash for Wynn Pelzer.
Dec. 2, 2010 - Signed with San Francisco to a one-year deal worth $6.5 million.
Awards: 2002: AL All-Star Team; AL MVP
2004: AL All-Star Team; Silver Slugger Award
2005: AL All-Star Team; MLB All-Star MVP; Silver Slugger Award
2006: AL All-Star Team
2008: NL All-Star Team
2009: NL All-Star Team
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