Former MLB All-Star Pitcher
Career Highlights: All-Star pitcher Mark Mulder has a strong golf game too, as he won his third consecutive American Century Celebrity Golf Championship last year. A two-time All-Star Mulder showed his dominance in his first full season with the Oakland Athletics in 2001 leading the American League with 21 wins. He was equally impressive he following season 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. Mulder anchored the Athletics’ powerful pitching rotation – nicknamed the “Big Three” – along with Barry Zito and Tim Hudson from 2000 to 2004. 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.