Journey back home

Mounds View graduate Mark Hamburger has spent the past seven years navigating through professional baseball, with his most recent stop with the St. Paul Saints. The former major league reliever has been humbled after a drug suspension and a stint rehabbing at Hazelden, but said he is now having the most fun of his playing career.

 

Statistics over the years

2013: Independent League, St. Paul Saints

Record 5-6 IP 119 ERA 3.47 SO 96 BB 36

2012: Class AAA for San Diego, Houston, Texas

Record 1-5 IP 78⅓ ERA 6.20 SO 63 BB 36

2011: Major Leagues, Texas

Record 1-0 IP 8 ERA 4.50 SO 6 BB 3

2011: Class AAA and AA, Texas

Record 8-4 IP 82⅓ ERA 3.39 SO 70 BB 25

2010: Class AA and high Class A, Texas

Record 4-2 IP 65⅓ ERA 2.20 SO 69 BB 26

2009: Low Class A, Texas

Record 2-9 IP 66⅓ ERA 4.75 SO 55 BB 25

2008: Low Class A and Rookie, Texas, Twins

Record 1-2 IP 40⅔ ERA 3.98 SO 40 BB 15

2007: Rookie, Twins

Record 2-1 IP 15 ERA 1.20 SO 12 BB 4