Eric Gagne

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Birthday
7, 1976
Birthplace
Canada
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
7, 1976 (age 42)
Birthplace
Canada

About

Former MLB pitcher, best known for being a top closer for the Los Angeles Dodgers; set a record by converting 84 consecutive save opportunities.

Before Fame

He played baseball and hockey while growing up in Canada and spoke only French when he was drafted into the MLB.

Trivia

He won the 2003 National League Cy Young Award after going the entire season without blowing a single save.

Family Life

He had four children with his wife Valerie.

Associated With

He and former teammate Russell Martin were both raised in French-Canadian families.