Jesse Craig Carlson was born on December 31, 1980 New Britain, Connecticut. He is a relief pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays.
Jesse is 6’1”, weighs 160 pounds, and bats and throws left.
High SchoolJesse graduated from Berlin High School, where he was a two-sport star, in basketball and baseball. His team won the state championship in 1999.
CollegeJesse attended the University of Connecticut, pitched on their baseball team, and lettered in baseball in all three seasons.
Minor LeaguesJesse was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in 2002.