*Howard Joseph Kendrick’ was born on July 12, 1983 in Jacksonville, Florida. He plays second base for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.High SchoolHowie attended West Nassau High School in Callahan, FL.CollegeHowie went to St. John’s River Community College in Palatka, Florida.*Minor Leagues’Howie was drafted by the Anaheim Angels in the 10th round of the 2002 amateur draft.
2002 - AZL Angels in the Arizona League 2003 - Provo Angels in the Pioneer League 2004 - AZL Angels, then the Cedar Rapids Kernels in the Midwest League 2005 - Rancho Cucamonga Quakes in the California League, then the Arkansas Travelers of the Texas League 2006 - Salt Lake Bees in the Pacific Coast League 2007 - the Quakes, then the Bees2008 - the Quakes, then the Bees
Major LeaguesHowie made his major league debut for the Angels on April 26, 2006.
After Adam Kennedy signed as a free agent with the St. Louis Cardinals during the 2006-07 offseason, Howie became the starting second baseman in the 2007 season.