Chase Jordan Headley (born May 9, 1984) is an American professional baseball third baseman for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played in MLB for the San Diego Padres, making his debut in 2007. Headley is a switch-hitter.Headley played college baseball for the Pacific Tigers and Tennessee Volunteers, before the Padres selected him in the 2005 MLB draft. During the 2012 season, Headley led the National League (NL) in runs batted in (RBIs) and was honored for his hitting with a Silver Slugger Award. He also won a Gold Glove Award for his defense. The Padres traded Headley to the Yankees during the 2014 season.