Mark Mulder is a former MLB starting pitcher for the Oakland Athletics and St. Louis Cardinals. He was nominated to two All-Star Teams (2003, 2004) during his time with A's and won a World Series with the Cardinals in 2006. After first retiring from baseball, Mulder pursued golf. He won the 2015 American Century Championship, considered to be the "premier" celebrity golf tournament. He won it again in 2016, successfully defending his title. On July 16, 2017, he won his third straight American Century Championship. In October 2018, he played in a PGA Tour event, the Safeway Open, via a sponsor's invitation. He also served as an analyst on ESPN's Baseball Tonight.