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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Aaron ArmstrongP6-2 178 L-L 1997-- Bloomington,Illinois --   Normal Community (Normal,IL)Missouri  
Nick BaughmanOF5-10 180 R-R 1981-10-03 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2001-2004-   Normal Community (Normal,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Doug BockC6-3 210 R-R 1966-03-12 Bloomington,Illinois A+1987-1988-
1987-23- 587-KCA
Lee's Summit (Lee's Summit,MO)Missouri  
Mike BrownC5-11 190 R-R 1970-03-07 Bloomington,Illinois A+1991-1993-     Illinois Wesleyan U.  
Ryan CantrellP6-0 165 L-R 1980-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2000-2002-   Normal Community (Normal,IL)Illinois St  
Quincy CarterOF6-3 215 R-R 1977-10-13 Bloomington,Illinois A+1996-1999-
1996- 2-  52-CHN
Southwest DeKalb (Decator,GA)Georgia  
Charlie CernyP6-5 230 R-R 1996-09-23 Bloomington,Illinois A2016-2019-
2018- 7- 203-OAK
Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Illinois-ChicagoMinorsOakland Athletics (A)
Bill ConroyC6-0 185 R-R 1915-02-26 Bloomington,Illinois MLB1935-19441935-1944     Illinois Wesleyan U.  
Tyler CookOF6-2 185 R-R 1989-05-12 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2009-2012-   University (Normal,IL)South Carolina-Upstate  
Jim Cox2B5-11 175 R-R 1950-05-28 Bloomington,Illinois MLB1973-19791973-1976
1972- 1-   2-MON
Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Iowa  
Mike CurrentCOACH   - Bloomington,Illinois --     Blackburn Col  
William DickenSS6-2 195 B-R 1974-12-28 Bloomington,Illinois --
Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)  
Drew EderC-IF5-9 215 L-R 1983-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2002-2005-   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Saint Louis U.  
Ryan EnataIF6-0 220 R-L 1985-10-25 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2005-2007-   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Chris FrankOF6-0 175 R-R 1983-11-16 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2005-2006-   Olympia (Stanford,IL)Illinois St, Illinois Central Col  
Zach FreyP5-10 150 R-R 1998-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2017-2019-   University (Normal,IL)Indiana St, Heartland CC  
Brandon GaleP-1B6-2 200 R-R 1982-03-20 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2004-2005-   Olympia (Stanford,IL)Illinois St, Lincoln Land CC  
Cody GillesIF6-3 205 R-R 1989-02-20 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2008-2011-   Normal Community (Normal,IL)Arkansas-Little Rock, Heartland CC  
Jacob GilmoreP6-3 205 L-L 1997-12-30 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2017-2019-   Central Catholic (Bloomington,IL)Illinois St  
Eric HabererP6-2 205 L-L 1982-09-14 Bloomington,Illinois AA2002-2007-
2004- 3-  90-SLN
Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Chad HinshawOF6-1 189 R-R 1990-09-10 Bloomington,Illinois AAA2010-2018-
2013-15- 457-ANA
Normal Community (Normal,IL)Illinois StFree Agent  
Zach HoltUT5-10 145 R-R 1994-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2013-2016-   Central Catholic (Bloomington,IL)South Dakota St  
Jeff HookP6-4 195 L-R 1974-08-26 Bloomington,Illinois Ind1994-1997-
Newbury Park (Newbury Park,CA)  
Tom Houk2B-3B5-11 160 R-R 1969-06-14 Bloomington,Illinois AA1989-1995-
1989-27- 711-MIN
Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Lincoln Land CC  
Bryan HuffIF5-7 165 R-R 1990-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2010-2012-   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Illinois St, Heartland CC  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Caleb JacobsC-OF6-2 215 R-R 1999-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2018-2018-   Normal West (Normal,IL)Western Illinois U.  
Zac JohnsonIF6-2 210 L-R 1990-10-20 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2010-2013-   Normal Community (Normal,IL)Illinois St, Heartland CC  
Ryan JurisP6-0 187 L-L 1989-07-15 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2008-2011-   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Arkansas-Little Rock, Heartland CC  
Miles KizerC6-0 236 R-R 1989-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2008-2011-   Barry Goldwater (Phoenix,AZ)Washington, Glendale CC, Western Oregon U.  
Andy KuntzP6-5 210 R-R 1982-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2001-2004-   Normal Community (Normal,IL)Eastern Illinois U.  
Lyle LuttrellSS6-0 180 R-R 1930-02-22 Bloomington,Illinois MLB1956-19571956-1957     Illinois Wesleyan U.  
Jake McCawIF-OF6-3 192 L-R 1999-01-18 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2018-2018-   Normal Community (Normal,IL)Illinois St  
Shawn McElyeaP6-0 170 L-L 1985-02-02 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2007-2008-   Normal Community (Normal,IL)Arkansas-Little Rock, Maryland-Baltimore County, Parkland Col  
Mike  McMillan1B6-3 200 R-R 1986-10-02 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2006-2010-   Normal Community (Normal,IL)Bradley U.  
Tyler McNeelyOF5-11 190 R-R 1988-06-29 Bloomington,Illinois Ind2007-2011-   University (Normal,IL)Illinois St  
Colton MooreIF6-0 200 R-R 1990-11-19 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2010-2013-   Normal West (Normal,IL)Murray St, Lindenwood U.  
Eddie MooreP5-10 180 R-R 1956-10-02 Bloomington,Illinois --      
Edmund MooreP5-10 185 R-R 1956-10-02 Bloomington,Illinois AAA1979-1982-   Lexington Community (Lexington,IL)Illinois Wesleyan U.  
Richard MooreP5-11 180 R-R 1961-02-20 Bloomington,Illinois AA1982-1987-      
Billy MoteIF6-1 195 L-R 1998-09-09 Bloomington,Illinois --   University (Normal,IL)Baylor U.  
Bernie NeisOF5-7 160 B-R 1895-09-26 Bloomington,Illinois MLB1920-19271920-1927      
Eric PalominoC5-10 180 L-R 1984-12-16 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2005-2007-   University (Normal,IL)Illinois-Chicago  
Tyler PaxsonC6-3 215 R-R 1988-09-13 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2008-2011-   Stark County (Toulon,IL)Missouri St, Black Hawk Col  
Jack PowellP5-11 195 R-R 1874-07-09 Bloomington,Illinois MLB1897-19121897-1912      
Tad PowersP6-3 200 R-R 1965-10-18 Bloomington,Illinois A+1988-1991-   Lincoln Community (Lincoln,IL)Parkland Col, Winthrop U.  
George RadbournP 160 - 1856-04-08 Bloomington,Illinois MLB1883-18831883-1883      
John RaveOF6-0 170 L-L 1997-12-30 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2017-2019-
Central Catholic (Bloomington,IL)Illinois St  
Curt RaydonP6-4 190 R-R 1933-11-18 Bloomington,Illinois MLB1958-19581958-1958   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)  
Ben ReeserP6-3 195 R-R 1985-08-06 Bloomington,Illinois Ind2006-2010-   University (Normal,IL)Illinois  
James RinneOF6-3 215 R-R 1976-07-29 Bloomington,Illinois A+1998-2002-
Normal Community (Normal,IL)Illinois Wesleyan U.  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Craig RohrenIF-P6-1 190 R-R 1984-02-17 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2005-2006-   University (Normal,IL)Dayton, Kankakee CC  
Wes SeryIF6-1 185 L-R 1993-12-07 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2014-2016-   Normal West (Normal,IL)No.Illinois U.  
Chris ShepherdSS-2B6-2 150 L-R 1982-09-15 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2002-2004-   Normal West (Normal,IL)Illinois St  
Tyler StewartC5-9 185 R-R 1998-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2018-2019-   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Western Illinois U.  
Pete StoneOF6-1 190 R-R 1984-- Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2003-2006-   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Eastern Illinois U.  
Clint StroudP6-3 205 R-R 1992-02-15 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2011-2014-   Olympia (Stanford,IL)Illinois St, Heartland CC  
Richard TaylorP6-1 190 R-R 1966-08-17 Bloomington,Illinois Rk1986-1986-      
Deion ThompsonIF6-2 190 R-R 1996-06-17 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2016-2019-   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Western Illinois U.  
Roman VisintineOF6-0 170 L-R 1994-08-05 Bloomington,Illinois NCAA2015-2017-   Bloomington (Bloomington,IL)Western Illinois U.  
Nate WhitneyOF6-1 185 R-R 1982-05-17 Bloomington,Illinois Ind2003-2005-   Normal West (Normal,IL)Illinois St, Kankakee CC  
Zach WilliamsSS6-2 195 R-R 1987-11-11 Bloomington,Illinois Ind2008-2010-   Normal West (Normal,IL)Judson Col, Heartland CC  
Cale WineP6-2 225 R-R 1990-08-06 Bloomington,Illinois Rk2012-2013-   Marissa (Marissa,IL)Louisiana-Monroe, John A. Logan ColFree Agent  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
BloomingtonBloomington,ILPurple Raiders
Central CatholicBloomington,ILSaints

College and PRO Teams

Illinois Wesleyan UniversityCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2013Illinois Wesleyan UniversityCollege Conference of Illinois and WisconsinNCAA Div 3College
2014Illinois Wesleyan UniversityCollege Conference of Illinois and WisconsinNCAA Div 3College
2015Illinois Wesleyan UniversityCollege Conference of Illinois and WisconsinNCAA Div 3College
2016Illinois Wesleyan UniversityCollege Conference of Illinois and WisconsinNCAA Div 3College
2017Illinois Wesleyan UniversityCollege Conference of Illinois and WisconsinNCAA Div 3College
2018Illinois Wesleyan UniversityCollege Conference of Illinois and WisconsinNCAA Div 3College