Apr. 20, 2012; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Chad Durbin (32) throws during the eighth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports

Congrats Former Atlanta Brave, Chad Durbin


October 2, 2012; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Chad Durbin (32) pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the eighth inning at PNC Park. The Pittsburgh Pirates won 5-1. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

On Monday night, Chipper Jones was up to his newest employment…being a reporter.  Well not really, but a friend of his Chad Durbin and his wife Crystal gave birth to a girl.  A retweet from Chipper came across the twitter world around 9pm ET as Chad, 35-years-old, and his wife named their daughter Caris Grace and she weighed in at 9 Ibs, 4 ounces.

 

Congrats to good guy Chad Durbin and wife Crystal on birth of daughter Caris Grace. 9 lbs, 4 ounces. She’s a keeper.

 Retweeted by Chipper Jones
Durbin signed as a free agent on April 3, 2012 and played with the Braves for the season.   He pitched well out of the bullpen as he appeared in 76 games and supported a 3.10 ERA and a 4-1 record.  After the season though, the Braves let him go and he was signed by the Philadelphia Phillies before the year started.

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