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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)
Dean Anna2B-SS5-11 180 L-R 1986-11-24 Gary,Indiana MLB2006-20182014-2015
2008-26- 795-SDN
Lincoln-Way East (Frankfort,IL)Ball St, John A. Logan ColRetired  
John Bargfeldt1B-OF6-1 160 L-R 1955-12-20 Gary,Indiana A+1977-1979-
1977-31- 711-CHN
Calumet (Gary,IN)Anderson U.  
Anthony BlackmonSS5-9 160 B-R 1966-08-20 Gary,Indiana Rk1987-1987-
1985- 2-  29-HOU
West Side (Gary,IN)Seminole St Florida, Oklahoma St, Oklahoma  
Rae BlaemireC6-0 178 R-R 1911-02-08 Gary,Indiana MLB1941-19411941-1941      
Curtis BroomeP6-2 195 R-R 1972-04-30 Gary,Indiana A+1991-1996-
1993-22- 621-CHA
Shawn BuchananOF5-11 190 R-R 1970-02-02 Gary,Indiana A+1991-1995-
1991-25- 670-CHA
Horace Mann (Gary,IN)Nebraska  
Anthony CeraP6-2 185 R-R 1986-10-17 Gary,Indiana NCAA2008-2008-   Andrean (Merrillville,IN)Indiana U.  
Prince CouisnardOF5-11 168 R-R 1962-08-31 Gary,Indiana A-1983-1984-
1983- 7- 180-PHI
  Texas So.U.  
Larry CrislerOF6-2 195 R-R 1995-09-14 Gary,Indiana NCAA2018-2018-
Bishop Noll (Hammond,IN)Indiana U., Purdue Northwest  
Paul CruzOF5-10 195 L-L 1974-08-28 Gary,Indiana Ind1996-1999-   Peoria (Peoria,AZ)USC  
Howard FarmerP6-3 185 R-R 1966-11-18 Gary,Indiana MLB1987-19951990-1990
1987- 7- 174-MON
  Jackson St  
Mike FarmerP6-1 193 B-L 1968-07-03 Gary,Indiana MLB1988-19991996-1996
1989-   UDFA-PHI
Roosevelt (Gary,IN)Jackson St  
Joe Gates2B5-7 175 L-R 1954-10-03 Gary,Indiana MLB1977-19821978-1979
1973-   UDFA-KCA
Roosevelt (Gary,IN)State Col Florida Manatee-Sarasota  
Roger GiffordOF-3B6-3 195 L-R 1941-12-19 Gary,Indiana A1980-1980-
1969-36- 817-WS2
  Lewis U.  
Carl HamiltonP6-2 175 L-L 1964-11-04 Gary,Indiana AAA1983-1991-
1983- 8- 184-CHN
  Triton Col  
William HanyardP   R-R Gary,Indiana Ind1995-1995-   Roosevelt (Gary,IN)  
LaTroy HawkinsP6-5 204 R-R 1972-12-21 Gary,Indiana MLB1991-20151995-2015
1991- 7- 180-MIN
West Side (Gary,IN)Retired  
Eric HillmanP6-10 225 L-L 1966-04-27 Gary,Indiana MLB1985-20001992-1994
1987-16- 420-NYN
Homewood-Flossmoor (Flossmoor,IL)Eastern Illinois U.  
Jerome Hojnacki1B   - Gary,Indiana --
1976- 1-  11-TEX
  Northwestern U.  
James JewellCF6-1 187 L-L 1983-04-29 Gary,Indiana --
Roosevelt (Gary,IN)  
Wallace Johnson1B-2B5-11 173 B-R 1956-12-25 Gary,Indiana MLB1977-19901981-1990
1979- 6- 140-MON
Roosevelt (Gary,IN)Indiana St  
Ron KittleOF-1B6-4 220 R-R 1958-01-05 Gary,Indiana MLB1977-19951982-1991
1977-   UDFA-LAN
William A. Wirt (Miller,IN)  
Troy KriderIF6-1 182 L-R 1985-02-17 Gary,Indiana NCAA2004-2007-   Dekalb (Waterloo,IN)Michigan St  
Milt MayC6-0 190 L-R 1950-08-01 Gary,Indiana MLB1968-19841970-1984
1968-11- 237-PIT
St. Petersburg (St. Petersburg,FL)  
Lloyd McClendonC-OF6-0 208 R-R 1959-01-11 Gary,Indiana MLB1980-19951987-1994
1980- 8- 183-NYN
  Valparaiso U.  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Lacelle McKinleyOF5-9 170 R-R 1987-- Gary,Indiana NCAA2008-2008-   Roosevelt (Gary,IN)Chicago St, Calumet Col St. Joseph  
Dan PlesacP6-5 217 L-L 1962-02-04 Gary,Indiana MLB1981-20031986-2003
1983- 1-  26-MIL
Crown Point (Crown Point,IN)North Carolina St  
Joe PlesacP6-5 205 R-R 1960-11-08 Gary,Indiana AA1980-1987-
1982- 2-  31-SDN
Crown Point (Crown Point,IN)North Carolina St  
Jack SauerP6-1 180 R-R 1956-04-09 Gary,Indiana AA1977-1981-
1976-17- 406-BOS
William A. Wirt (Miller,IN)Colorado Northwestern CC  
Brian SpearIF6-1 215 B-R 1986-- Gary,Indiana NCAA2005-2008-   Mount Carmel (Chicago,IL)Wichita St, Kentucky  
John StewartOF   - 1969-- Gary,Indiana --
1987-35- 890-MIN
Horace Mann (Gary,IN)  
Nick StrincevichP6-1 180 R-R 1915-03-01 Gary,Indiana MLB1940-19481940-1948      
James TuckerP5-10 185 R-R 1990-- Gary,Indiana NCAA2009-2013-   Calumet (Chicago,IL)Chicago St  
Jim WatkinsOF6-0 175 L-R 1957-10-07 Gary,Indiana AA1978-1981-
1979- 5- 130-BOS
Pike (Indianapolis,IN)Florida, Valencia CC  
Terre WoodsC6-2 195 R-R 1968-11-14 Gary,Indiana Rk1989-1989-
1989-25- 657-BOS
West Side (Gary,IN)Utica Col, Hinds CC  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Lew WallaceGary,INHornets
West SideGary,INCougars
Horace MannGary,INHorsemen

College and PRO Teams

GaryNorthern LeagueInd
Indiana University NorthwestCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2002Gary RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2003Gary RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2004Gary RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2005Gary RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2006Gary RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2007Gary RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2008Gary RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2010Gary RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy
2009Gary SouthShore RailCatsNorthern LeagueIndyIndy

Ballparks and Stadiums

Stadium Name
U.S. Steel Yard