Former MLB All-Star Pitcher
Career Highlights: All-Star pitcher Mark Mulder has a strong golf game too, as he has won the past three American Century Celebrity Golf Championships. A two-time All-Star with the Oakland Athletics, Mark Mulder anchored the team’s powerful pitching rotation – nicknamed the “Big Three” – along with Barry Zito and Tim Hudson from 2000 to 2004. In his first full season with the Athletics in 2001, Mulder showed his dominance leading the American League with 21 wins. The following season he was equally impressive winning 19 games and striking out a career-best 159 batters. Limited by injuries in 2003, he still won 15 games and posted a career-high 3.13 ERA. During his Athletics tenure, the team made the postseason four years in a row from 2000 to 2003 and Mulder posted a 71-42 record. He led the American League in complete games in 2003 and 2004 and shutouts in 2001 and 2003. Traded to St. Louis in 2005, Mulder finished the season 16-8 with a 3.64 ERA, and helped the Cardinals reach the National League Championship Series. He finished his career with a 103-60 record, 4.18 ERA and 834 strikeouts.