MLB first baseman and designated hitter known for his power swing.
He was drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 31st round of the 1996 MLB Draft.
He finished top 5 in AL MVP voting in 2005 and 2006, tallying 30+ home runs and 100+ RBIs while hitting over .300 in both seasons.
He married Amy Beekman in November 2006 and the couple has two sons together, Blake Lee and Trip John.
In 2013, he joined star shortstop Derek Jeter on the New York Yankees.