|Born: April 4, 1981|
Lake Charles, Louisiana, U.S.
|April 9, 2004, for the Arizona Diamondbacks|
|Last MLB appearance|
|July 18, 2010, for the Houston Astros|
|Earned run average||7.16|
Daigle made his major league debut in 2004, giving up five home runs in less than three innings. As of 2020[update], he is the only pitcher in Major League history to allow five or more home runs in his debut. He started 10 games for the Diamondbacks in 2004. His ERA was at 7.16 with a strikeout to walk ratio of 17/27 in 49 innings.
In 2005, he was sent down to Double A where he pitched out of the bullpen for most of the season.
In 2006, Daigle pitched out of the bullpen in Triple-A Tucson, while appearing in 10 games with the Arizona Diamondbacks. During his time with the Sidewinders, Daigle starred on a TV show chronicling the life of a minor leaguer, along with Carlos Quentin, Chris Young, Bill Murphy, and Dustin Nippert.
In April 2009, Daigle signed a minor league contract with the Houston Astros. He spent the whole season in AAA, appearing in 49 games. He was called up on June 1, 2010, for the first time since the 2006 season.
He was designated for assignment on July 18, 2010. He cleared waivers and stayed at AAA, finishing with a 4.91 ERA and 8 saves in 35 games.
San Francisco Giants
Daigle married softball pitcher Jennie Finch on January 15, 2005, at the Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove, California. They have three children, sons born in May 2006, and June 2011 and a daughter in January 2013.
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