Drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 1st round (22nd pick) of the 2003 amateur draft. Signed June 29, 2003.
Traded to Chicago with Jerome Williams for LaTroy Hawkins and cash; May 28, 2005
Traded to Chicago White Sox with Carlos Vasquez for Neal Cotts; Nov. 16, 2006
Traded to Boston for Miguel Socolovich and Willy Mota; Jan. 28, 2008
Traded to Seattle for Fabian Williamson; Jan. 20, 2009
Re-signed with Seattle to a one-year deal worth $2.75 million; Jan. 19, 2010
Signed with NY Yankees to a one-year deal worth $500,000; Feb. 22, 2012
Signed with Cleveland; Jan. 23, 2014