2013 is his 5th season as the major league bullpen catcher. Served as a batting practice pitcher for the 2010 All-Star Home Run Derby, 7/12 at Angel Stadium. Joined the Phillies in 2008 as a coach for the Venezuelan Summer League (R). Was a minor league coach for CWS (1995-99) and NYM (2000-07).
Former catcher spent 3 seasons (1980-81, 1983) in PIT's minor league system. Played for Magallanes of the Venezuelan Winter League. for 8 offseasons (1980-87