Born: Oct 28, 1960
The Colorado native was a third-round pick of the Astros in 1982 and debuted with them three years later. In 11 games, he recorded a 1-7 record and was dealt to Milwaukee as part of the trade for reliever Danny Darwin.
Knudson spent six seasons with the Brewers and a final one with the Rockies. For his career, he had a 24-29 record and a 4.72 ERA.
Knudson has the distinction of being the first Denver native to play for the expansion Colorado Rockies in their inaugural season of 1993.