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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Joe AbelnC6-0   R-R 1992-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2011-2014-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)Lehigh U.  
Chad ArnoldP6-3 190 L-L 1972-02-21 Allentown,Pennsylvania Ind1995-1996-      
Jacob AugustusP6-0 170 R-R 1998-01-22 Allentown,Pennsylvania --   Northwestern Lehigh (New Tripoli,PA)Winthrop U.  
Matt BahnickIF6-0 195 R-R 1993-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2013-2015-   Bethlehem Catholic (Bethlehem,PA)Kennesaw St, Tallahassee CC, Brewton-Parker Col  
Andrew Baranek3B6-2 199 - 1962-- Allentown,Pennsylvania --
1980-34- 781-PIT
Allentown Central Catholic (Allentown,PA)  
Craig BergerP6-4 210 R-R 1975-10-20 Allentown,Pennsylvania A+1995-1999-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)Delaware  
Liam BloomOF6-1 200 R-R 1998-02-24 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2017-2017-   St. James (Murrells Inlet,SC)Coppin St  
Tim BraderP5-11 183 L-L 1967-07-09 Allentown,Pennsylvania A1987-1989-
1988- 7- 187-DET
Allen (Allentown,PA)Shelton St CC  
Josh BreyP6-0 185 R-L 1979-08-26 Allentown,Pennsylvania A+1999-2010-
2001- 4- 134-SLN
Dieruff (Allentown,PA)Liberty U.  
Bill BrightP6-0 175 L-R 1949-04-30 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA1968-1970-
1970- 2-  47-SLN
Cocoa (Cocoa,FL)Eastern Florida St, Louisiana St  
Tyler BrunoOF5-9 175 L-R 1998-07-03 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2018-2019-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)Villanova U.  
Johnny BuchaC5-11 190 R-R 1925-01-22 Allentown,Pennsylvania MLB1948-19531948-1953      
Chris BurhansOF5-10 170 R-R 1983-07-23 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2002-2004-   Marist School (Atlanta,GA)Michigan  
Max CaggianoIF5-9 150 B-R 1989-01-31 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2008-2008-   Allentown Central Catholic (Allentown,PA)Navy  
Derek CaldwellP6-1 180 L-L 1986-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2005-2009-   Salisbury (Allentown,PA)Rider U.  
John CoccaOF5-10 180 R-R 1978-11-11 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2000-2002-   Whitehall (Whitehall,PA)Navy  
Casey CoopermanP5-11 205 R-R 1991-06-27 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2011-2014-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)Bloomsburg Pennslyvania  
Kirk DemyanP6-0 185 B-R 1971-08-28 Allentown,Pennsylvania A1992-1994-   Freedom Area (Freedom,PA)Old Dominion U., Lehigh U.  
Mike DeutschP6-2 200 R-R 1966-09-22 Allentown,Pennsylvania A+1988-1990-
1988- 8- 191-BAL
Whitehall (Cementon,PA)Rider U.  
Slim EmmerichP6-1 170 R-R 1919-09-29 Allentown,Pennsylvania MLB1945-19461945-1946      
Dan Etzweiler3B6-3 205 L-R 1965-09-29 Allentown,Pennsylvania A+1986-1988-
1987-37- 949-TOR
Salisbury (Allentown,PA)Maine  
Jeff Felker1B6-5 190 L-L 1978-03-07 Allentown,Pennsylvania A-1997-2000-   Mount Saint Joseph (Baltimore,MD)Notre Dame  
Brian FrazierP6-3 215 R-R 1986-02-13 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2007-2008-   Emmaus (Emmaus,PA)George Washington U.  
Nolan FryP6-2 180 R-L 1975-12-03 Allentown,Pennsylvania Ind1998-2003-   Nazareth Area (Stockertown,PA)  
Logan GallagherSS6-1 200 R-R 1990-03-04 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2009-2011-
Allentown Central Catholic (Allentown,PA)Louisburg Col, Delaware  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Robert GontkoskyP6-2 180 L-L 1972-02-21 Allentown,Pennsylvania A1991-1994-
1993-27- 752-NYN
Whitehall (Whitehall,PA)Rider U.  
Andrew HaberernC-IF6-1 220 R-R 1986-03-23 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2006-2009-   Emmaus (Emmaus,PA)George Washington U., Trinity Col  
Bob HeffnerP6-4 205 R-R 1938-09-13 Allentown,Pennsylvania MLB1963-19681963-1968
1957-   UDFA-BOS
Allentown Central Catholic (Allentown,PA)  
Michael JenkinsP5-10 185 R-R 1999-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2018-2019-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)La Salle U.  
Peter Karoly1B5-10 260 R-R 1953-03-01 Allentown,Pennsylvania Ind2003-2003-      
Geoff KelowitzP6-2 180 L-L 1982-02-20 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2002-2003-   Jim Thorpe (Jim Thorpe,PA)Towson U.  
Carl KleinhennP6-6 190 R-R 1988-08-02 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2008-2009-   The Hill School (Pottstown,PA)Col. William and Mary  
Dan KlemIF-OF5-10 180 R-R 1991-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2010-2012-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)La Salle U.  
Tom KoberP   L- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA1975-1975-
1967- 6-  84-BAL
  Seton Hall U.  
Cody KramerC5-11 165 R-R 1995-01-20 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2014-2017-   Northampton Area (Northampton,PA)New Jersey Institute Technology  
Thomas KramerC5-10 165 R-R 1951-03-17 Allentown,Pennsylvania --
1969-21- 493-BOS
Dieruff (Allentown,PA)  
Glenn KushmaIF6-1 175 R-R 1973-09-17 Allentown,Pennsylvania Rk1993-1996-   Emmaus (Emmaus,PA)DeSales U.  
Jeremy LoveraSS5-11 185 R-R 1998-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2017-2018-   Allen (Allentown,PA)Delaware St, Des Moines Area CC  
Matt MaradeoP6-5 195 R-R 1983-06-30 Allentown,Pennsylvania A2005-2010-   Panther Valley (Lansford,PA)Kutztown U.  
Aaron McGarityP6-3 180 R-R 1995-01-31 Allentown,Pennsylvania A2014-2019-
2017-15- 452-NYA
Mills Godwin (Richmond,VA)Virginia TechMinorsNew York Yankees (A-)
John Meister2B-OF5-8 175 - 1863-05-10 Allentown,Pennsylvania MLB1886-18871886-1887      
Mike MihalikP6-3 210 R-R 1982-03-22 Allentown,Pennsylvania A+2001-2004-
Parkland (Allentown,PA)Delaware  
Larry MoserOF6-0 160 B-L 1963-06-05 Allentown,Pennsylvania A+1981-1983-
1981-33- 791-ATL
Parkland (Allentown,PA)  
Craig MuschkoP6-2 190 R-R 1985-08-17 Allentown,Pennsylvania AA2005-2010-
2007-22- 667-CHN
Northampton Area (Northampton,PA)La Salle U.  
Jeff MutisP6-2 185 L-L 1966-12-20 Allentown,Pennsylvania MLB1986-19971991-1994
1988- 1-  27-CLE
Allentown Central Catholic (Allentown,PA)Lafayette Col  
Chris NetwallC6-1 200 R-R 1979-11-17 Allentown,Pennsylvania AA1998-2003-
2001-13- 404-SLN
Allentown Central Catholic (Allentown,PA)Penn St  
Josh PerichOF6-4 215 R-R 1979-11-15 Allentown,Pennsylvania A1998-2002-
1998-11- 334-NYN
Northern Lehigh (Slatington,PA)  
Chris RabascoIF5-11 210 R-R 1997-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2016-2018-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)Pennsylvania  
Nick RabascoIF-OF5-5 150 L-R 1994-07-20 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2013-2016-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)New Jersey Institute Technology, East Stroudsburg Pennsylvania  
Anthony ReckerC6-2 225 R-R 1983-08-29 Allentown,Pennsylvania MLB2002-20182011-2017
2005-18- 551-OAK
Catasauqua (Catasauqua,PA)Alvernia U.Free Agent  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Dave SchneckOF5-10 200 L-L 1949-06-18 Allentown,Pennsylvania MLB1968-19771972-1974
1967-38- 696-NYN
Whitehall (Whitehall,PA)  
Rick Seltzer1B6-6 235 L-R 1986-02-06 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2005-2008-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)Siena Col  
Brian ShellhamerP6-3 165 R-R 1988-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2007-2007-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)Maryland  
Eric Spadt2B6-0 185 R-R 1978-08-15 Allentown,Pennsylvania A1997-2000-
Northampton Area (Northampton,PA)Penn St  
Daryl TollincheOF5-10 185 R-R 1952-- Allentown,Pennsylvania --
1970-33- 760-NYN
William Allan (Allentown,PA)  
Richard WacheliP   - 1949-- Allentown,Pennsylvania --
1967-49- 853-DET
Dieruff (Allentown,PA)  
Danny WaelchiP6-1 180 R-R 1949-- Allentown,Pennsylvania --
1971-24- 572-PIT
Dieruff (Allentown,PA)Kutztown U.  
Michael WennerCF6-1 190 R-R 1978-12-09 Allentown,Pennsylvania A+1997-2001-
1999-11- 333-OAK
Emmaus (Emmaus,PA)Rider U.  
Eric WetzelC5-10 185 R-R 1984-07-21 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2005-2005-   Fairview (fairview,PA)Western Kentucky U.  
Brandon WiltC-OF6-2   R-R 1992-- Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2011-2014-   Emmaus (Emmaus,PA)Lehigh U.  
Shaun WixtedIF6-4 200 R-R 1989-01-19 Allentown,Pennsylvania NCAA2008-2011-   Butler (Matthews,NC)US Military Academy  
Jon ZimmermanOF6-4 225 L-R 1970-06-13 Allentown,Pennsylvania Ind1992-1996-   Parkland (Allentown,PA)Cornell U.  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Allentown Central CatholicAllentown,PAVikings
Trinity PrepAllentown,PA-
William AllanAllentown,PACanaries

College and PRO Teams

AllentownNortheast LeagueInd
Lehigh ValleyInternational LeagueAAA
AllentownNorthern LeagueInd
Muhlenberg CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

1997Allentown AmbassadorsNortheast LeagueIndyIndy
1998Allentown AmbassadorsNortheast LeagueIndyIndy
1999Allentown AmbassadorsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2000Allentown AmbassadorsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2001Allentown AmbassadorsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2002Allentown AmbassadorsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2003Allentown AmbassadorsNortheast LeagueIndyIndy
1999Allentown AmbassadorsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2000Allentown AmbassadorsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2001Allentown AmbassadorsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2002Allentown AmbassadorsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2009Lehigh Valley IronpigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2011Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2013Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2017Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2018Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2019Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAMinor
2016Muhlenberg CollegeCentennial ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2017Muhlenberg CollegeCentennial ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2018Muhlenberg CollegeCentennial ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2107Muhlenberg CollegeCentennial ConferenceNCAA Div 3College

Ballparks and Stadiums

Stadium Name
Bicentennial Field
Coca-Cola Park