Tattooed bad ass who was once considered the future ace of the staff.
Enjoys a professional haircut from EAC Barbershop.
In 2010, there was a bit of a controversy over when a DL stint of his was based on an injury fabricated by the Padres.
He was involved in SNAP San Diego along with his wife Dallas.
In 2011, he was traded to the Cincinnati Reds for Edinson Volquez, Yonder Alonso, Brad Boxberger, and Yasmani Grandal. The trade was rated 81% fresh.
After leaving the Padres the San Diego Union Tribune published an article featuring quotes where he had some less than flattering comments about Padres management.