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Doug Bair was born in Defiance
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Total Players Listed24Major Leaguers6Active Players2
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Players Born in this City

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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Doug BairP6-0 180 R-R 1949-08-22 Defiance,Ohio MLB1971-19921976-1990
1971- 2-  46-PIT
Oakwood (Oakwood,OH)Bowling Green St  
Chad BillingsleyP6-2 195 R-R 1984-07-29 Defiance,Ohio MLB2003-20152006-2015
2003- 1-  24-LAN
Defiance (Defiance,OH)Free Agent  
Julian BostelmanOF6-2 160 R-R 1986-09-06 Defiance,Ohio NCAA2006-2007-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Bowling Green St  
Tyler BurgoonP5-10 160 R-R 1989-04-25 Defiance,Ohio AAA2008-2013-
2010-10- 312-SEA
Defiance (Defiance,OH)MichiganRetired  
Brett FitzwaterP6-3 167 R-L 1994-02-10 Defiance,Ohio NCAA2013-2015-   Fairview (Sherwood,OH)Bowling Green St  
Marc FranzIF6-2 180 R-R 1983-01-21 Defiance,Ohio NCAA2002-2005-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Ball St  
Justin HancockP6-4 185 R-R 1990-10-28 Defiance,Ohio MLB2010-20182018-2018
2011- 9- 293-SDN
Defiance (Defiance,OH)Lincoln Trail ColFree Agent  
Michael HendricksP6-3 227 R-R 1996-03-14 Defiance,Ohio NCAA2016-2018-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Miami U.  
Austin KeelOF6-0 180 R-R 1986-- Defiance,Ohio NCAA2006-2006-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Dayton  
Dace KimeP6-4 200 R-R 1992-03-06 Defiance,Ohio AA2011-2018-
2013- 3-  79-CLE
Defiance (Defiance,OH)LouisvilleRetired  
Steve MaddockP5-11 170 R-R 1970-08-16 Defiance,Ohio Ind1994-2001-     Howard Payne U.  
Ethan McKenneyP5-11 200 R-R 1991-09-18 Defiance,Ohio NCAA2011-2014-   Tinora (Defiance,OH)Bowling Green St  
Dan MorrisP   - 1979-- Defiance,Ohio --
1997-26- 783-MIN
Ayersville (Defiance,OH)  
Shea MurrayP6-6 205 R-R 1993-11-05 Defiance,Ohio A+2013-2019-
2017-18- 538-PIT
Defiance (Defiance,OH)Ohio StMinorsPittsburgh Pirates (A+)
Jon NieseP6-3 190 L-L 1986-10-27 Defiance,Ohio MLB2005-20192008-2016
2005- 7- 209-NYN
Defiance (Defiance,OH)MinorsSeattle Mariners (AAA)
Chad ReinekeP6-6 210 R-R 1982-04-09 Defiance,Ohio MLB2001-20142008-2011
2004-13- 394-HOU
Ayersville (Defiance,OH)Miami U.Free Agent  
Weston RiversP6-4 245 L-L 1995-- Defiance,Ohio NCAA2016-2018-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Indiana St, Lincoln Trail Col  
Shay SmiddyP6-5 212 R-R 1997-12-19 Defiance,Ohio NCAA2017-2019-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Louisville  
Andy SmithP6-5 245 L-R 1975-09-13 Defiance,Ohio A-1997-2000-
Defiance (Defiance,OH)Bowling Green St  
Cam StykemainOF5-9 170 R-R 1989-- Defiance,Ohio NCAA2008-2011-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Niagara U.  
Corbin StykemainP5-11 165 R-R 1993-- Defiance,Ohio NCAA2012-2013-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Niagara U.  
Scott TaylorP6-1 185 L-L 1967-08-02 Defiance,Ohio MLB1986-19981992-1993
1988-28- 719-BOS
Defiance (Defiance,OH)Bowling Green St  
Adam WagnerOF-P6-2 185 L-R 1990-- Defiance,Ohio NCAA2009-2012-   Defiance (Defiance,OH)Niagara U.  
Gary ZipfelOF-1B   - 1949-- Defiance,Ohio --
1967-51- 870-CLE
Tinora (Defiance,OH)  

High Schools

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College and PRO Teams

Defiance CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2016Defiance CollegeHeartland Collegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2017Defiance CollegeHeartland Collegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2018Defiance CollegeHeartland Collegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 3College