Drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 33rd round of the 1999 amateur draft. Signed June 4, 1999.
Traded to Detroit; Sept. 18, 2002
Traded to the Blue Jays from the Dodgers for OF Jayson Werth; March 30, 2004
Traded to Chicago White Sox in a four-player deal; July 27, 2011
Traded to Toronto for two minor league players, Jan. 1, 2012
Signed with Texas to a one-year deal worth $1.5 million; Jan. 3, 2013
Traded to Kansas City for Spencer Patton; July 16, 2014
Re-signed with Kansas City to a one-year deal worth $1.8 million