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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)
Adam AndrewP6-1 175 R-R 1996-08-05 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2016-2018-   South Point (Belmont,NC)Charleston So.U.  
Cody AustinIF5-10 160 R-R 1992-02-10 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2011-2014-   Kings Mountain (Kings Mountain,NC)Charleston So.U.  
Eli Benefield2B5-7 160 R-R 1983-05-07 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2002-2005-   Hunter Huss (Gastonia,NC)Davidson Col  
Michael BogaertP6-3 160 R-R 1987-- Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2006-2009-   Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)UNC Asheville  
Trey BridgesP6-3 180 L-L 1982-08-15 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2004-2005-   Shelby (Shelby,NC)Tennessee  
Eric BrotzmanP6-7 210 R-R 1983-- Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2002-2005-   Hunter Huss (Gastonia,NC)UNC Asheville, Belmont Abbey Col  
Chad BrownP6-0 185 L-L 1971-12-09 Gastonia,North Carolina AAA1992-1998-
1992-19- 541-TOR
North Gaston (Gastonia,NC)North Greenville Col  
Jake BuchananP6-1 221 R-R 1989-09-24 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB2008-20192014-2017
2010- 8- 243-HOU
North Gaston (Gastonia,NC)North Carolina StMinorsWashington Nationals (AAA)
Matt CampSS6-0 175 L-R 1984-05-29 Gastonia,North Carolina AAA2003-2011-
2006-13- 389-CHN
South Point (Belmont,NC)North Carolina St  
Clay CarriganP6-1 170 R-R 1989-- Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2008-2008-   North Gaston (Gastonia,NC)Gardner-Webb U.  
Ken ConroyP6-4 220 R-R 1978-12-19 Gastonia,North Carolina A1997-2000-
East Gaston (Mount Holly,NC)Pitt CC  
Brad Correll3B6-2 200 R-R 1981-06-17 Gastonia,North Carolina AA2002-2010-
2002-29- 855-CIN
Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)Limestone Col  
Tony Daniels2B5-9 185 R-R 1924-12-28 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1945-19451945-1945      
Skipper FridayP5-11 170 R-R 1897-10-26 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1923-19231923-1923      
Wade FryeP6-2 185 R-R 1952-11-23 Gastonia,North Carolina --
1971-20- 470-WS2
Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)  
Ben GibbsP6-5 230 R-R 1988-11-30 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2009-2009-   Hickory (Hickory,NC)US Military Academy  
Clay GibsonP6-3 195 L-L 1986-07-01 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2005-2008-   Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)UNC Greensboro  
Tyson GrahamOF6-3 210 R-R 1983-01-12 Gastonia,North Carolina Rk2001-2002-
North Gaston (Gastonia,NC)  
Devin HarrisOF6-3 224 R-R 1988-04-23 Gastonia,North Carolina AAA2008-2016-
Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)East Carolina U.MinorsArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)
Wes Helms3B6-4 230 R-R 1976-05-12 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1994-20111998-2011
1994-10- 286-ATL
Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)  
Moe Hill1B-OF6-2 190 R-R 1947-06-21 Gastonia,North Carolina AA1977-2013-   Highland (Gastonia,NC)  
Brian HorneP6-3 215 R-R 1974-11-13 Gastonia,North Carolina A1996-1996-
1996-32- 960-CIN
Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)Limestone Col  
Jeff HorneP6-4 205 R-R 1961-11-04 Gastonia,North Carolina A+1982-1984-
1980- 2-  33-PIT
White Oak (Jacksonville,NC)  
Reilly HovisP6-3 200 R-R 1993-10-27 Gastonia,North Carolina AA2014-2018-
2015- 9- 266-MIA
Forestview (Gastonia,NC)North CarolinaMinorsMiami Marlins (A+)
Andrew JordanP6-3 180 R-R 1997-08-03 Gastonia,North Carolina A+2015-2019-
2015-13- 385-CIN
Hunter Huss (Gastonia,NC)MinorsCincinnati Reds (Rk)
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Josh JordanCOACH   - Gastonia,North Carolina --   Hunter Huss (Gastonia,NC)Catawba Col  
Brooks KennedyIF-OF5-11 176 L-R 1995-10-03 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2015-2018-   South Mecklenburg (Charlotte,NC)North Carolina, Francis Marion U.  
Wayne KinleyP6-5 201 R-R 1963-- Gastonia,North Carolina A1981-1982-
1981-17- 416-SEA
East Gaston (Mount Holly,NC)  
Garland LawingOF6-1 180 R-R 1919-08-29 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1946-19461946-1946      
Ryan LeachP5-11 173 R-R 1988-09-27 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2008-2012-   East Rutherford (Forest City,NC)North Carolina, UNC Wilmington  
Scott LeflerIF6-2 215 R-R 1981-05-30 Gastonia,North Carolina Ind2004-2006-   Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)Brevard Col  
Buddy Lewis3B-OF6-1 175 L-R 1916-08-10 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1935-19491935-1949      
Preston LyonIF5-10 180 R-R 1990-02-03 Gastonia,North Carolina Ind2014-2014-   Forestview (Gastonia,NC)Pfeiffer U.  
Michael MaplesP6-1 188 L-L 1987-06-03 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2006-2008-   Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)UNC Charlotte  
Drew MartinIF6-0 177 R-R 1987-04-26 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2006-2009-   Ashbrook (Gastonia,NC)North Carolina St  
Jesse MartinC6-3 195 R-R 1979-09-27 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA1999-2002-   North Gaston (Gastonia,NC)UNC Greensboro  
Johnny McCraw1B6-4 225 R-R 1971-04-19 Gastonia,North Carolina A1993-1993-   North Gaston (Gastonia,NC)Appalachian St  
Kevin MillwoodP6-4 220 R-R 1974-12-24 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1993-20121997-2012
1993-11- 320-ATL
Bessemer City (Bessemer City,NC)Retired  
Howie MossOF-3B5-11 185 R-R 1919-10-17 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1942-19461942-1946      
Steven MullisP6-4 189 L-L 1975-02-19 Gastonia,North Carolina Rk1995-1995-
1995-27- 750-KCA
South Point (Belmont,NC)Eastern Florida St  
Justin PaceP6-1 190 R-R 1995-- Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2014-2015-   South Point (Belmont,NC)Winthrop U.  
James ParksP6-4 195 R-R 1959-03-31 Gastonia,North Carolina Rk1981-1981-   Hunter Huss (Gastonia,NC)  
Matt PostellC6-4 187 L-R 1977-01-10 Gastonia,North Carolina A1996-2001-
1999-29- 866-FLO
Hunter Huss (Gastonia,NC)North Carolina St  
Billy QueenOF6-1 185 R-R 1928-11-28 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1954-19541954-1954      
Drew ReynoldsIF6-1 171 L-R 1992-04-25 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2011-2014-   East Rutherford (Forest City,NC)East Carolina U.  
B.J. RichmondOF6-3 185 L-L 1984-02-03 Gastonia,North Carolina A2004-2007-
2004- 7- 208-LAN
South Point (Belmont,NC)Spartanburg Methodist Col  
Nick RiddleOF6-1 180 R-R 1985-12-30 Gastonia,North Carolina NCAA2005-2008-   Forestville (Gastonia,NC)Appalachian St  
Ralph RobertsP6-2 208 R-R 1980-03-28 Gastonia,North Carolina AA2001-2010-
2000-32- 969-ARI
Cherryville (Cherryville,NC)North Carolina  
Tracy Sanders1B6-1 210 L-R 1969-07-26 Gastonia,North Carolina AAA1990-2000-
North Gaston (Gastonia,NC)Limestone Col  
Hal StoweP6-0 170 L-L 1937-08-29 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1960-19601960-1960
1959-   UDFA-NYA
  Clemson U.  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Matt TeagueP6-3 210 R-L 1984-12-14 Gastonia,North Carolina AAA2004-2009-
2007- 8- 267-SDN
South Point (Belmont,NC)Western Carolina U., Carson-Newman Col  
Brian ThurmanP6-3 190 R-R 1980-08-12 Gastonia,North Carolina Ind2003-2003-   Fred T. Foard (Newton,NC)Belmont Abbey Col  
Mike WallaceP6-2 204 L-L 1951-02-03 Gastonia,North Carolina MLB1973-19791973-1977
1969- 4-  78-PHI
James Madison (Vienna,VA)  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
North GastonGastonia,NCWildcats
AshbrookGastonia,NCGreen Wave
Hunter HussGastonia,NCHuskies

College and PRO Teams

GastoniaSouth Atlantic LeagueA

Player/Team Statistics

1980Gastonia CardinalsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1981Gastonia CardinalsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1982Gastonia CardinalsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1983Gastonia ExposSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1984Gastonia ExposSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1985Gastonia JetsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1987Gastonia RangersSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1988Gastonia RangersSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1989Gastonia RangersSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1990Gastonia RangersSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1991Gastonia RangersSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1992Gastonia RangersSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1986Gastonia TigersSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor

Ballparks and Stadiums

Stadium Name
Sims Legion Park