All-Star right-handed relief pitcher who saved 478 games and led the league is saves four times during his 18-year MLB career.
He played baseball at Castor High School in Louisiana.
He played the majority of his career with the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals.
He had twins Nicholas and Alanna in October 2003.
He was the first runner-up in the 1991 Cy Young Award voting, losing to crafty lefty Tom Glavine.