Happy Birthday to ~
RHP Paul Clemens (25)
Originally drafted by Atlanta out of a community college in North Carolina in the seventh round in 2008, this South Carolina native came to Houston in the Michael Bourn trade in 2011. In 20 starts with AAA Oklahoma City to start the 2012 season, he was 8-8 with a 6.73 ERA and a 1.741 WHIP. He ended the season back at AA Corpus Christi where he was 3-2 with a 3.46 ERA and a 1.248 WHIP in seven starts.
Happy Birthday to Craig Bjornson, roving pitching instructor for the Astros, who turns 44 today.
One former Astro with a birthday today ~
IF Larry Milbourne (62)
Drafted from the Cardinals in the 1973 Rule 5 draft, Milbourne played in 244 games for Houston from 1974 to 1976, hitting .245/.297/.282.