|Date of Birth||6/12/1992|
Nordgren returns to the Birds' rotation after making 19 starts for the Canaries in 2017. Last year, Nordgren posted a 4.95 ERA, while striking out 44 batters in 116.1 innings pitched. An Alabama native, Nordgren was a 23rd-round draft pick by the Minnesota Twins in 2014. He spent three years in the Twins' farm system. In 2016, he posted a 2.91 ERA with the Cedar Rapids Kernels of the Single-A Midwest League, before being promoted to the High-A Fort Myers Miracle later that season.