Kris Benson

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Birthday
7, 1974
Birthplace
Wisconsin
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
7, 1974 (age 44)
Birthplace
Wisconsin

About

Former starting pitcher who was the first pick in the 1996 MLB draft and went on to have a nine-year big league career, going 70-75 with a 4.42 ERA.

Before Fame

He played college baseball at Clemson University.

Trivia

His best MLB season came in 2000 when he posted a 3.85 ERA with 184 strikeouts in 217.2 innings.

Family Life

His ex-wife Anna was arrested after storming into Kris' home with a gun and knife and demanding $30,000.

Associated With

He hit his only big league home run off dominant Cy Young-winner Pedro Martinez.