in Birmingham, Alabama
) He attended Jones Valley High School. Drafted by the Atlanta Braves
in the 6th round of the 1977 amateur draft. Was a former professional baseball player who played outfielder
in the Major Leagues from 1981-1989. He would play for the Atlanta Braves
and Pittsburgh Pirates
. On September 23, 1987, he became the first Atlanta Brave to hit for the cycle.