Mark Prior

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Birthday
7, 1980
Birthplace
San Diego, CA
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
7, 1980 (age 39)
Birthplace
San Diego, CA

About

Pitcher for the Chicago Cubs from 2002 to 2006; numerous injuries stalled his career and after various Minor League stints, he retired in 2013. In 2018 he became the bullpen coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Before Fame

He played college baseball at USC, where he was the recipient of numerous player of the year awards.

Trivia

In 2003, his second MLB season, he was selected to the National League All-Star team.

Family Life

He married Heather Gora in 2003.

Associated With

He was selected second overall in the 2001 draft, behind only Joe Mauer.