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Sam Jethroe was born in East St. Louis
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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Jim AdamsC5-6 148 -R 1868-- East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1890-18901890-1890      
Hank BauerOF6-0 192 R-R 1922-07-31 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1948-19611948-1961   East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)  
Steve Biras2B5-11 185 R-R 1922-02-26 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1944-19441944-1944      
Ed BlakeP5-11 175 R-R 1925-12-23 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1951-19571951-1957   East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)  
Edward BlakeP6-4 195 R-R 1952-- East St. Louis,Illinois --
1970- 3-  72-BAL
Assumption (East St. Louis,IL)  
Sean BrownC6-0 210 - 1982-- East St. Louis,Illinois NCAA2002-2002-   East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)Eastern Illinois U.  
Jim BruskeP6-1 185 R-R 1964-10-07 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1986-20011995-2000
1986- 1-   6-CLE
Palmdale (Palmdale,CA)Loyola Marymount U.  
William BuchananUMP   - 1960-12-14 East St. Louis,Illinois --      
Dean BurkP6-6 216 R-R 1947-10-24 East St. Louis,Illinois --
1966- 1-   5-CHN
Highland (Highland,IL)  
Homer Bush2B5-10 180 R-R 1972-11-12 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1991-20041997-2004
1991- 7- 185-SDN
East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)  
Mark ChambersOF6-1 185 R-R 1969-09-13 East St. Louis,Illinois A1990-1993-
Frank ColstonC6-1 200 B-R 1964-10-30 East St. Louis,Illinois A+1985-1989-     Louisiana Tech U., Southwestern Illinois Col  
Jerry Creer2B5-8 170 L-R 1973-02-25 East St. Louis,Illinois Rk1991-1992-
East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)  
Bobby DeloachOF6-0 160 R-R 1967-05-21 East St. Louis,Illinois AA1979-1991-      
Chris DonabyP6-1 180 L-L 1987-- East St. Louis,Illinois NCAA2006-2008-   Northview (Florissant,MO)So.U.  
David EdwardsOF6-0 180 L-R 1969-02-09 East St. Louis,Illinois --
East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)  
Glenn FlakeP6-2 175 R-R 1947-- East St. Louis,Illinois --
1965-25- 488-CIN
Assumption (East St. Louis,IL)  
Dave GarciaCOACH6-0 180 R-R 1920-09-15 East St. Louis,Illinois --      
Bryan GarrettOF6-0 180 B-R 1971-10-28 East St. Louis,Illinois A1993-1994-
  Odessa Col, Florida International U.  
Jeffrey GassP6-0 185 R-R 1961-10-22 East St. Louis,Illinois A1983-1985-
1983-25- 635-SLN
Granite City (Granite City,IL)Murray St  
Russ GastonP6-0 173 R-R 1969-08-14 East St. Louis,Illinois A1989-1991-
  Southwestern Illinois Col  
Ernie HickmanP   - 1856-- East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1884-18841884-1884      
Maurice HortonSS6-0 180 R-R 1954-- East St. Louis,Illinois --
1971-18- 426-DET
East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)  
John Howard1B-OF6-6 175 L-L 1949-12-06 East St. Louis,Illinois --
1967-22- 427-SLN
Assumption (East St. Louis,IL)  
Sam JethroeOF6-1 178 B-R 1918-01-20 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1950-19541950-1954   Lincoln (East St. Louis,IL)  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Scott LittleRF6-0 198 R-R 1963-01-19 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1984-19911989-1989
1984- 7- 158-NYN
  Missouri, Mineral Area Col  
Rodney LoftonSS5-11 210 R-R 1967-10-07 East St. Louis,Illinois AAA1986-1995-
1988-13- 321-BAL
East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)Grambling St  
Chaz MacklinC6-0 236 R-R 1982-03-29 East St. Louis,Illinois --
East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)Southwestern Illinois Col  
Todd McClureP6-0 195 R-R 1966-01-18 East St. Louis,Illinois A+1986-1989-      
Frank Millard2B   - 1865-07-04 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1890-18901890-1890      
Salty ParkerSS-1B6-0 173 R-R 1913-07-08 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1936-19361936-1936   Granite City (Granite City,IL)  
Kevin PittsOF6-3 190 R-L 1972-11-23 East St. Louis,Illinois A+1993-2004-
1992-26- 731-LAN
  Triton Col  
Hank SchmulbachH5-11 165 L-R 1925-01-17 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1943-19431943-1943     Washington U. in St. Louis  
Tyris SuggsC6-2 200 B-R 1960-07-06 East St. Louis,Illinois A-1981-1982-
1981-31- 764-MON
East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)Lane Col  
Fleury SullivanP   - 1862-- East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1884-18841884-1884      
Bill WalkerP6-0 175 R-L 1903-10-07 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1927-19361927-1936   East St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)  
Joe WallisOF5-10 195 B-R 1952-01-09 East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1972-19791975-1979
1973- 6- 136-CHN
McCluer North (Florissant,MO)So.Illinois U.  
Johnny WardP   - 1862-- East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1885-18851885-1885      

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
AssumptionEast St. Louis,ILPioneers
East St. LouisEast St. Louis,ILFlyers
LincolnEast St. Louis,IL-
CentralEast St. Louis,IL-