Bobby Abreu (aka "El Comedulce" (the candy-eater) and also "La Luche"), started his Major League career with the Houston Astros. He played only 74 games over two seasons with Houston before becoming the 6th pick for the Devil Rays in the 1997 expansion draft.
Abreu is currently with the Angels.
Awards (or, the Many reasons Houston should have kept Bobby Abreu rather than Richard Hidalgo): 1996 Houston Astros Minor League Player of the Year 1999 Venezuelan Winter League All-Star OF 1999 Venezuelan Winter League Player of the Year 1999 Philadelphia Phillies Player of the Year 2000 Philadelphia Phillies Player of the Year 2001 Philadelphia Phillies Player of the Year 2004 NL Silver Slugger Award (OF) 2004 MLB All-Star 2005 NL Player of the Month (April) 2005 NL Gold Glove Award (OF) 2005 MLB All-Star 2005 Winner of the Home Run Derby at the MLB All-Star game. (41 home runs over 3 rounds) 2009 AL Player of the Month (July)