All-Star MLB catcher who helped lead the St. Louis Cardinals to World Series Championships in 2006 and 2011.
He took over catching duties from Mike Matheny in 2004.
He won two World Series titles with friend and teammate Albert Pujols.
He grew up in a baseball family playing baseball in his native Puerto Rico.
He married Wanda Torres in 2007 and he has a son named Yanuell and a daughter named Adrianna. His brothers Bengi and Jose also played catcher in the MLB.