Evansville Otters Player of the Week: #1 Patrick Crider, P
Date of Birth: 08/22/1987
Height: 6' 0" Weight: 160 lbs
Pro Experience: Evansville Otters
College Experience: Brescia University
Resides: Owensboro, KY
Patrick Crider is the longest tenured Evansville Otter, beginning his third season with the team.
Crider holds the single-season Frontier League record for most games pitch (55) last year. He finished 4-3 with a 4.46 earned run average as a crafty lefty out of the bullpen.
Patrick was also effective in 2010, going 1-1 for the Otters, holding a 3.79 ERA in 32 appearances.
The pitcher is from nearby Owensboro, Kentucky and loves Bosse Field because it is a "fantastic place to play."