Right-handed starting pitcher who made his MLB debut in 1996 with the Baltimore Orioles, then went on to play for the Philadelphia Phillies and St. Louis Cardinals.
He attended Boonsboro High School in Maryland.
He missed the 2001 season because he was rehabilitating his arm after Tommy John surgery.
He has three sons: Britten, Riley, and Teagan.
Knuckle-curve specialist Mike Mussina was his teammate on the Orioles.