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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)
Derek BarroneH   - Rockford,Illinois NCAA2003-2003-   Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)No.Illinois U.  
George BirdOF5-9 150 R-R 1850-06-23 Rockford,Illinois MLB1871-18711871-1871      
Mark BurkeP6-5 190 R-R 1971-06-03 Rockford,Illinois --
Rockford West (Rockford,IL)  
Hal CarlsonP6-0 180 R-R 1892-05-17 Rockford,Illinois MLB1917-19301917-1930      
Jeremy ColeIF5-10 180 R-R 1997-- Rockford,Illinois NCAA2016-2016-   Rockford East (Rockford,IL)Chicago St  
Fred ConeOF5-9 171 - 1848-- Rockford,Illinois MLB1871-18711871-1871      
Gabe Demarco1B-3B5-10 180 R-R 1987-03-31 Rockford,Illinois Ind2006-2013-   Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)Illinois St  
Andy DettmanP6-3 210 R-R 1979-03-29 Rockford,Illinois Ind2001-2002-      
Matt Dettman3B6-2 210 R-R 1976-01-14 Rockford,Illinois Ind1997-2003-     So.Illinois U.  
Josh DowningP6-0 165 R-R Rockford,Illinois Ind2013-2014-   Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)Scottsdale CC  
J.R. Dowrick2B5-8 175 B-R 1992-12-31 Rockford,Illinois Ind2015-2015-   Seton Catholic (Chandler,AZ)Grinnell Col  
Tyler DrayP6-5 200 L-L 1992-06-19 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2011-2014-   Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Jared DufaultOF6-2 190 R-R 1978-10-14 Rockford,Illinois Ind2000-2002-   Guilford (Rockford,IL)Illinois St  
Micah DunphyP6-1 180 L-L 1979-11-07 Rockford,Illinois Rk1999-2000-
1999-32- 963-OAK
Dixon (Dixon,IL)Sauk Valley CC  
William EstesP6-2 182 L-L 1954-- Rockford,Illinois --
1972-16- 383-PIT
George FeeleyOF5-11 175 R-R 1953-04-19 Rockford,Illinois --
1971- 6- 128-KCA
Rockford West (Rockford,IL)  
Mark GartonC6-0 180 R-R 1992-09-11 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2012-2016-   Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)Western Illinois U.  
Nolan GazouskiP-3B6-6 200 L-R 1998-02-12 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2017-2019-   Rockford Christian (Rockford,IL)Ball St, Ranger Col  
Brad HansonSS6-2 195 R-R 1953-12-19 Rockford,Illinois --
1972- 3-  52-PHI
Boone (Orlando,FL)Valencia CC  
Josh HauserSS5-9 170 R-R 1995-08-05 Rockford,Illinois Ind2015-2018-   Belvidere (Belvidere,IL)Tennessee-Martin, Elgin CC  
Matt HeaslipP6-3 195 R-R 1990-05-11 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2011-2012-   Guilford (Rockford,IL)Illinois-Chicago, Kankakee CC  
Craig HopsonP6-1 195 R-R 1979-02-20 Rockford,Illinois Rk1997-1998-
1997-26- 794-SLN
Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)  
Peter IfftP6-5 215 R-R 1988-06-17 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2007-2009-   Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)Illinois-Chicago  
Pat IsozIF6-2 190 L-R 1983-08-09 Rockford,Illinois Ind2006-2006-     No.Illinois U.  
Ryan JacobsonP6-3 225 R-R Rockford,Illinois NCAA2010-2010-   Guilford (Rockford,IL)Indiana U.-Purdue U.-Fort Wayne  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Ryan JamisonP6-3 185 R-R 1978-01-05 Rockford,Illinois AA1997-2006-
1999-17- 533-HOU
El Cajon Valley (El Cajon,CA)Missouri  
Jim JareckiP6-7 220 R-R 1998-03-22 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2017-2019-   Marquette University (Milwaukee,WI)Bradley U., Heartland CC, Valparaiso U.  
Terrence Johnson1B-OF5-10 195 L-L 1975-07-21 Rockford,Illinois --
Guilford (Rockford,IL)  
Orville JorgensP6-1 180 R-R 1908-06-04 Rockford,Illinois MLB1935-19371935-1937   Lane Tech (Chicago,IL)  
Brad Keenan1B6-5 225 R-R 1971-03-29 Rockford,Illinois A1992-1996-
1992-11- 297-CIN
Moorhead (Moorhead,MN)Concordia Col  
Max KleinP6-2 185 L-L 2000-- Rockford,Illinois NCAA2019-2019-   Guilford (Rockford,IL)Indiana St  
Sam KnaackCOACH   - Rockford,Illinois --     Clarke Col  
Gene LamontC6-1 190 B-R 1946-12-25 Rockford,Illinois MLB1965-19771970-1975
1965- 1-  13-DET
Hiawatha (Kirkland,IL)Western Illinois U., No.Illinois U.  
Nolan LofgrenC6-1 180 R-R 1975-01-09 Rockford,Illinois --
Rockford East (Rockford,IL)Eastern Illinois U., Triton Col  
Adrian MarquezOF5-9 175 R-R 1995-10-06 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2015-2018-   Hononegah (Rockton,IL)Wright St  
Joch MartinOF6-1 170 R-R 1972-09-25 Rockford,Illinois --
Loves Park-Harlem (Rockford,IL)  
Mike Marx3B5-9 185 R-R 1983-03-21 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2005-2005-   Crystal Lake South (Crystal Lake,IL)Purdue U.  
Kellen McCormickIF6-1 200 R-R 1997-- Rockford,Illinois NCAA2016-2019-   Hononegah (Rockton,IL)Col. the Holy Cross  
Nick MeyerP5-11 180 L-L 1980-- Rockford,Illinois NCAA2002-2002-   Guilford (Rockford,IL)Western Illinois U., Rock Valley Col  
Michael MormanOF-IF6-2 190 R-R 1991-08-05 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2011-2016-   Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)Valparaiso U., Richmond  
Rodney MyersP6-1 215 R-R 1969-06-26 Rockford,Illinois MLB1990-20051996-2004
1990-12- 342-KCA
Rockford East (Rockford,IL)Wisconsin  
Richard NoffkeP   - 1947-- Rockford,Illinois --
1965-14- 280-CHA
Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)  
Michael OehlbergP6-2 187 L-L 1981-09-03 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2004-2004-
Guilford (Rockford,IL)Kishwaukee Col, Western Illinois U.  
Jaron RobinsonIF-P5-11 170 R-R 1997-- Rockford,Illinois NCAA2016-2019-   Mendota Township (Mendota,IL)Murray St  
Ken RudolphC6-1 185 R-R 1946-12-29 Rockford,Illinois MLB1965-19781969-1977
1965- 2-  26-CHN
Cathedral (Los Angeles,CA)Los Angeles CC  
Chris SalbergP6-1 185 L-L 1984-05-08 Rockford,Illinois A+2005-2011-
2006-22- 655-BAL
Guilford (Rockford,IL)Florida Atl U., Rock Valley Col  
Dan ScarpettaP6-2 192 L-L 1963-06-29 Rockford,Illinois AAA1982-1989-
1982- 3-  79-MIL
Auburn (Rockford,IL)  
Dennis ScarpettaP6-4 220 R-R 1961-- Rockford,Illinois A1982-1983-   Auburn (Rockford,IL)  
Luke ShearrowP6-4 225 R-R 1991-02-10 Rockford,Illinois Rk2013-2016-   Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)SE Missouri St, John A. Logan Col, Lindsey Wilson ColRetired  
Matt SheltonP6-5   R-R 1987-08-19 Rockford,Illinois NCAA2006-2009-   Harlem (Loves Park,IL)Indiana St  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Nick ShieldsC6-4 220 R-R 1980-05-29 Rockford,Illinois A-1999-2003-
2002-29- 862-TEX
Loves Park-Harlem (Rockford,IL)Wright St  
Jake SmolinskiOF5-11 185 R-R 1989-02-09 Rockford,Illinois MLB2007-20192014-2018
2007- 2-  70-WAS
Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)Free Agent  
Tyler StatlerP6-6 230 R-R 2001-07-01 Rockford,Illinois Rk2019-2019-
2019-14- 425-SLN
Hononegah (Rockton,IL)MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (Rk)
Zach StonerC6-3 200 L-R 1993-12-16 Rockford,Illinois Ind2012-2015-
2012-12- 381-CHA
Boylan Catholic (Rockford,IL)Free Agent  
Harry SullivanP   L-L 1888-04-12 Rockford,Illinois MLB1909-19091909-1909      
Ed SwartwoodOF-1B5-11 198 L-R 1859-01-12 Rockford,Illinois MLB1881-18921881-1892      
Charlie SwindellsC5-11 180 R-R 1878-10-26 Rockford,Illinois MLB1904-19041904-1904     Stanford U.  
Dan TippleP6-0 176 R-R 1890-02-13 Rockford,Illinois MLB1915-19151915-1915      
Mark TunisonP6-3 185 R-R 1965-08-27 Rockford,Illinois A+1984-1986-      
Ziggie VanderwallP6-1 195 L-L 1989-11-07 Rockford,Illinois Ind2009-2012-   Guilford (Rockford,IL)So.Arkansas U., Wallace CC  
Matt VorwaldP6-2 186 B-R 1979-11-29 Rockford,Illinois A+1999-2003-
2001- 7- 197-MIN
Freeport (Freeport,IL)Illinois  
Cyrus WimberlyIF6-0 165 R-R 1992-- Rockford,Illinois NCAA2011-2014-   Guilford (Rockford,IL)Valparaiso U., Culver-Stockton Col  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Boylan CatholicRockford,ILTitans
Rockford EastRockford,ILE-Rabs
Loves Park-HarlemRockford,IL-
Rockford WestRockford,IL-
Rockford ChristianRockford,IL

College and PRO Teams

RockfordMidwest LeagueA
RockfordFrontier LeagueInd
RockfordNorthern LeagueInd
Rock Valley CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA
Rockford CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2017Rock Valley CollegeNorth Central Community College ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2018Rock Valley CollegeNorth Central Community College ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2011Rock Valley College Golden EaglesNorth Central Community College ConferenceNJCAACollege
2013Rockford AviatorsFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2014Rockford AviatorsFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2015Rockford AviatorsFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2016Rockford CollegeNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2017Rockford CollegeNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2018Rockford CollegeNorthern Athletics Collegiate ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
1995Rockford CubbiesMidwest LeagueAMinor
1996Rockford CubbiesMidwest LeagueAMinor
1997Rockford CubbiesMidwest LeagueAMinor
1998Rockford CubbiesMidwest LeagueAMinor
1988Rockford ExposMidwest LeagueAMinor
1989Rockford ExposMidwest LeagueAMinor
1990Rockford ExposMidwest LeagueAMinor
1991Rockford ExposMidwest LeagueAMinor
1992Rockford ExposMidwest LeagueAMinor
1999Rockford RedsMidwest LeagueAMinor
2002Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2003Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2004Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2005Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2006Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2007Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2008Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2009Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2011Rockford RiverhawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2012Rockford RiverHawksFrontier LeagueIndyIndy
2010Rockford RiverHawksNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
1993Rockford RoyalsMidwest LeagueAMinor
1994Rockford RoyalsMidwest LeagueAMinor

Ballparks and Stadiums

Stadium Name
Marinelli Field