Cuban MLB outfielder who entered the league with the Oakland Athletics in 2012. He was traded to the Boston Red Sox midway through the 2014 season, then traded to the Detroit Tigers prior to the 2015 season. He won back-to-back MLB Home Run Derbies in 2013 and 2014.
He hit a home run in his second game in the majors and finished his rookie season hitting an impressive .316 from the plate.
He was teammates with speedy outfielder Coco Crisp on the Oakland Athletics.
He first played professional baseball for Granma in the Cuban National Series during the 2003-2004 season and was one of the league's top rookies.
His mother Estela Milanes was a softball pitcher for Cuba at the 2000 Summer Olympics.