Currently alive, at 43 years of age.
1978 – He was born in the 13th day of May this year in Las Vegas, Nevada. During his freshman and sophomore years, He also attended Gross Mont High School, a public high school in the San Diego suburb of El Cajon, California. Before his junior year, he transferred to University of San Diego High School.
2000 – He made his major league debut on the 22nd day of July this year.
2002 – He won the American League CY Young Award with a 23-5 record, narrowly defeating Pedro Martinez in the voting. He was 1st in the league.
2003 – He was 7th in the league in ERA (3.30).
2004 – He was 10th in the league in strikeouts (163).
2005 – He was 5th in the league in strikeouts (171). He had a line of 14 consecutive starts (and 20 out of 21) in which he gave up fewer hits than innings pitched.
2006 – He led the league in batters faced and was also named to the American League All-Star Team in that year aside year 2002 and 2003.