Graduated from Del Rio High School in Del Rio, Texas, in 2009...hit .400 over his career and was a three-time First Team All-Disctrict recipient (2007- 09)...was the team MVP during his senior season...Played four seasons at the University of Oklahoma, and was a two-way player over his first two seasons...posted a 2.88 ERA over 65.2 innings across his first two seasons, before becoming a full-time position player in his junior year...hit .280 as a junior and was named to the Charlottesville All-Regional Team and the Big 12 All-Tournament Team...Following his senior year, was signed by the Astros as a non-drafted free agent on June 17, 2013... signed by Astros scout Jim Stevenson...Is currently signed to a one-year contract for the 2019 season...this year marked his second time as an official non-roster invite to Astros Spring Training.
Was invited to Major League Spring Training for the first time in his career and impressed for the second straight year with the Astros hitting .313 (15x48) with three doubles, two home runs, seven RBI and an .870 OPS in 24 games...assigned to Triple A Fresno for the regular season and played his entire campaign with the Grizzlies...finished his year with a .270 (117x433) average, a career high 31 doubles, 16 home runs and 66 RBI in 113 games...named an MiLB.com Organizational All-Star as the cub's second baseman... appeared defensively in 62 games at second base, 47 at shortstop and four at third base...played Winter Ball for Escogido in the Dominican Winter League, appearing in 25 games.
Was a Double A Texas League Midseason AllStar in a year split between Corpus Christi and Triple A Fresno...batted .283 (120x424) with 28 doubles, 20 homers, 67 RBI and an .827 OPS (.327 OBP/.500 SLG) in 112 combined games between the two stops... hit .289 (78x270) with 32 extra-base hits and an .848 OPS (.330 OBP/.519 SLG) in 70 games with the Hooks...played second base (43g), shortstop (20g) and third base (6) at Corpus Christi...impressed in 17 Major League Spring Training games with the Astros as a minor league call-up.
Hit .216 (54x250) with 12 doubles and 11 homers in 78 combined games between Triple A Fresno (45g) and Double A Corpus Christi (33g).
Was a California League Midseason All-Star after hitting .303 (82x271) with an .827 OPS (.370 OBP/.458 SLG) in 66 games with Lancaster...spent his last 48 games of the year at Double A Corpus Christi.
Played 105 games at Lancaster (66g) and Quad Cities (39g), combining to hit .282 (111x393) with 31 doubles, nine homers, and 55 RBI.
Played 29 games at Greeneville and 26 games at Tri-City after signing with the Astros as a non-drafted free agent.