Craig Bjornson

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Craig M. Bjornson

  • Bats Left, Throws Left
  • Height 6' 0", Weight 185 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Craig Bjornson spent three seasons in the minors as a pitcher then coached for over a decade.

Undrafted out of college, Bjornson signed with the Houston Astros. He was 3-4 with a 3.71 ERA between three stops in 1991. In 1992, Craig was 4-8 with a 3.70 ERA for the Asheville Tourists and 2-0 with a 1.93 ERA for the Auburn Astros. He ended his playing career with the 1993 Quad Cities River Bandits, going 0-6 with three saves and a 5.08 ERA.

His coaching stops have been:

In 2012, Craig was named bullpen coach of the Houston Astros, replacing Jamie Quirk. Dennis Martinez took over the position in 2013, but Craig returned in 2014.

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