MLB starting pitcher who began his career in 2000 with the Pittsburgh Pirates; helped lead the Boston Red Sox to a World Series Championship in 2004.
He was drafted in the 3rd round of the 1995 MLB Draft.
He joined the Cincinnati Reds in 2006 and was named to his first career All-Star game that season.
He had a six-year marriage to Aimee Arroyo that ended in 2006.
He was teammates with David Ortiz on the World Series-winning 2004 Boston Red Sox.