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Players Born in this City

Top Major Leaguers Drafted Players Recently Active Active Players PRO Players
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Chris AndersonP6-3 185 L-L 1993-04-10 Aurora,Illinois Ind2014-2015-   Waubonsie Valley (Aurora,IL)South Dakota St, Waubonsee CC  
Doug AndersonP6-1 185 R-R 1974-03-22 Aurora,Illinois --
Waubonsie Valley (Aurora,IL)  
Andrew BeattyP6-1 185 L-L 1986-08-18 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2007-2009-
2005-25- 755-CHA
West Aurora (Aurora,IL)So.Illinois U.-Edwardsville, John A. Logan Col  
Rich BeckerCF-RF5-10 193 L-L 1972-02-01 Aurora,Illinois MLB1990-20021993-2000
1990- 3-  85-MIN
West Aurora (Aurora,IL)  
Brian BernatowiczP6-1 182 R-R 1987-03-02 Aurora,Illinois Ind2006-2012-   Waubonsie Valley (Aurora,IL)Austin Peay St, Wabash Valley Col, Oakland U.  
Corey BreyneSS6-1 170 L-R 1976-09-10 Aurora,Illinois Ind1998-1999-   West Aurora (Aurora,IL)Aurora U.  
Nate CaldwellP6-1 230 R-R 1988-07-10 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2009-2010-   Waubonsie Valley (Aurora,IL)Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Kishwaukee Col  
Bill CoppP6-1 195 L-L 1964-10-27 Aurora,Illinois AAA1986-1989-
1986- 7- 160-PIT
Aurora Central Catholic (Aurora,IL)Iowa St  
Brandon CoppP6-1 205 L-L 1986-11-04 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2006-2009-   West Aurora (Aurora,IL)No.Illinois U.  
Josh CrosbyOF-1B6-4 200 L-R 1998-- Aurora,Illinois --   Benet Academy (Lisle,IL)Indiana U.-Purdue U.-Fort Wayne  
Brian DaltonP6-1 190 R-R 1972-06-24 Aurora,Illinois A+1993-1996-
1994-36- 991-MIL
  Florida So.Col  
Matt GermanP6-0 185 L-L 1984-06-27 Aurora,Illinois AA2004-2010-   Marmion Academy (Aurora,IL)No.Illinois U.  
Mark GrantP6-2 215 R-R 1963-10-24 Aurora,Illinois MLB1981-19951984-1993
1981- 1-  10-SFN
Catholic Academy (Joliet,IL)  
Elvis HernandezOF   L-R 1978-08-08 Aurora,Illinois NCAA1997-1997-
West Aurora (Aurora,IL)Illinois-Chicago  
William HessP   - 1948-- Aurora,Illinois --
1966-14- 278-CHA
Roncalli (Aurora,IL)  
Kris JenkinsOF6-0 205 L-L 1984-07-12 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2005-2006-   West Aurora (Aurora,IL)Illinois St, Triton Col  
Bob JohnsonP6-4 220 L-R 1943-04-25 Aurora,Illinois MLB1964-19771969-1977
1966-37- 699-LAN
Trenton (Trenton,MO)Bradley U.  
Ken JungelsP6-1 180 R-R 1916-06-23 Aurora,Illinois MLB1937-19421937-1942      
Bob KipperP6-2 200 R-L 1964-07-08 Aurora,Illinois MLB1982-19941985-1992
1982- 1-   8-CAL
Aurora Central Catholic (Aurora,IL)  
David KleinOF6-1 180 R-R 1988-09-09 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2008-2011-   Oswego East (Oswego,IL)Valparaiso U.  
Preston LarrisonP6-4 215 R-R 1980-11-19 Aurora,Illinois AAA1999-2009-
2001- 2-  55-DET
West Aurora (Aurora,IL)Evansville  
Tony LeonardiP6-1 190 R-R 1963-06-03 Aurora,Illinois RK1982-1984-
1984- 5-  69-ATL
West Aurora (Aurora,IL)Illinois  
Mike MadejIF5-10 172 B-R 1997-10-28 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2017-2017-   Providence Catholic (New Lenox,IL)Purdue U.  
Brian McDevittP6-4 195 R-R 1981-01-01 Aurora,Illinois --
Waubonsie Valley (Aurora,IL)  
Greg MillerP6-5 215 L-L 1979-09-30 Aurora,Illinois AAA1997-2003-
1997- 5- 161-BOS
West Aurora (Aurora,IL)  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Matt MillerP5-10 180 R-R 1994-09-26 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2015-2019-   Aurora Central Catholic (Aurora,IL)Louisiana Tech U., Heartland CC  
Craig PhillipP6-3 180 R-R 1972-09-13 Aurora,Illinois RK1993-1994-
1993-22- 611-BOS
  Aurora U.  
George PierceP5-10 175 L-L 1888-01-10 Aurora,Illinois MLB1912-19171912-1917      
Mario RamosP5-11 180 L-L 1977-10-19 Aurora,Illinois MLB1997-20072003-2003
1999- 6- 183-OAK
Pflugerville (Pflugerville,TX)Rice U.  
Jim ReningerP6-3 210 R-R 1915-03-07 Aurora,Illinois MLB1938-19391938-1939   Downers Grove North (Downers Grove,IL)  
Connor RileyP5-11 180 R-R 1995-05-07 Aurora,Illinois A+2014-2018-
2017- 8- 235-ANA
  South Carolina-Aiken, Black Hawk ColMinorsLos Angeles Angels (A+)
Carlos RiveraOF5-11 175 R-R 1989-07-28 Aurora,Illinois --
East Aurora (Aurora,IL)  
Jason RuskeyP6-2 220 L-L 1973-03-30 Aurora,Illinois A-1992-1995-
1994-15- 413-SEA
West Aurora (Aurora,IL)Triton Col, Arizona St, Illinois  
Sean Ryan1B6-3 215 R-R 1969-01-29 Aurora,Illinois AAA1990-1995-
Aurora Central Catholic (Aurora,IL)Rutgers U.  
Frank SchusterP5-11 150 L-L 1952-03-18 Aurora,Illinois --
1970-16- 389-MIN
East Aurora (Aurora,IL)  
Austen SiwiecP6-1 180 R-R 1988-05-16 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2007-2010-   Marmion Academy (Aurora,IL)Valparaiso U.  
Zach StarkeyOF-IF6-0 190 L-R 1986-11-05 Aurora,Illinois Ind2007-2010-   Waubonsie Valley (Aurora,IL)Marist Col, Wabash Valley Col  
Mark Tomse1B-OF6-1 210 L-L 1977-08-10 Aurora,Illinois Ind1997-2000-
Aurora Central Catholic (Aurora,IL)Eastern Illinois U.  
Michael TrimarcoP6-0 160 R-R 1971-12-22 Aurora,Illinois A+1992-1997-
1993-31- 875-BAL
Aurora Central Catholic (Aurora,IL)Aurora U.  
Matt TrowbridgeIF6-0 175 R-R 1984-02-10 Aurora,Illinois NCAA2004-2006-   Marmion Academy (Aurora,IL)Western Illinois U.  
Jim ViscomiOF5-10 165 R-R 1985-07-26 Aurora,Illinois Ind2006-2009-   Glenbard East (Glen Ellyn,IL)Evansville, Parkland Col  
George WeimerP6-2 180 R-R 1949-10-06 Aurora,Illinois --
1967-17- 333-CHA
East Aurora (Aurora,IL)  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Aurora Central CatholicAurora,ILChargers
West AuroraAurora,ILBlackhawks
East AuroraAurora,ILTomcats
Waubonsie ValleyAurora,ILWarriors
Marmion AcademyAurora,ILCadets
Illinois Math and Science AcademyAurora,ILTitans
Metea ValleyAurora,ILMustangs

College and PRO Teams

Aurora UniversityCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2013Aurora UniversityNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2014Aurora UniversityNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2015Aurora UniversityNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2016Aurora UniversityNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2017Aurora UniversityNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2018Aurora UniversityNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College