Is in his second season on the D-backs' Major League staff and 18th in the organization ... Spent 2017 as the D-backs' Field Coordinator ... During the 2016/17 offseason, served as bench coach and interim manager for Licey in the Dominican Winter League, winning the championship ... Spent 2008-12, and '16 as the D-backs' Short-Season Field Coordinator, and 2015 with Triple-A Reno as a coach ... Served as the general manager for the Tigres del Licey in the Dominican Winter League during the 2017/18 offseason… Robby Hammock was his field manager and D-backs run prevention coordinator Alex Cultice was his advance scout ... In March 2017, managed Team Colombia in the World Baseball Classic, defeating Canada and losing in extra innings to both the United States and Dominican Republic ... Managed Leones de Monteria in the Colombian Winter Leagues from 2010/11-2015/16 and Licey in 2017-18 ... won the Manager of the Year Award 3 straight years (2013/14, 2014/15 and 2015/16) ... his teams won 2-straight CWL championships in 2014/15 and 2015/16 ... Led the Dominican Summer League D-backs in 2007, '13-14.
Signed in 1998 as the D-backs' first Colombian player and played 4 seasons in the Minor Leagues from 1999-2002...in 2003, played in the Cardinals' organization...Played in the Italian Baseball League for Bologna from 2004- 06 and Florence in 2007...Was the MVP of the Colombian Winter League in 2004.
Married to Vanessa…has 2 daughters: Martina and Francesca.