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Owen Friend was born in Granite City
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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
John BischoffC5-7 165 R-R 1894-10-28 Granite City,Illinois MLB1925-19261925-1926      
Harry BoylesP6-5 185 R-R 1913-11-29 Granite City,Illinois MLB1938-19391938-1939      
Dustin BrewerP6-5 225 R-R 1980-07-14 Granite City,Illinois RK1998-2000-
1998-22- 669-BAL
Granite City (Granite City,IL)  
Austin BuzickP6-2 230 R-R 1996-05-04 Granite City,Illinois NCAA2016-2019-   Granite City (Granite City,IL)Tennessee-Martin, Kaskaskia Col  
Keith ChampionC5-10 175 B-R 1959-09-19 Granite City,Illinois A+1982-1984-   Granite City (Granite City,IL)Missouri St  
Cody DailyIF6-3 210 R-R 1992-07-28 Granite City,Illinois A2013-2016-   Granite City (Granite City,IL)So.Illinois U., Southwestern Illinois ColFree Agent  
Rick DailyIF6-2 205 B-R 1964-09-30 Granite City,Illinois A+1985-1987-   Granite City (Granite City,IL)Rend Lake Col, SE Missouri St  
Jake DePewC6-1 220 R-R 1992-03-01 Granite City,Illinois AA2010-2017-
2010- 9- 281-TBA
Granite City (Granite City,IL)Free Agent  
Paul EvansP   R-R 1959-- Granite City,Illinois NCAA1978-1981-   Granite City (Granite City,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Owen Friend2B6-1 180 R-R 1927-03-21 Granite City,Illinois MLB1949-19561949-1956   Granite City (Granite City,IL)  
Mark HankesOF6-4 220 R-R 1985-- Granite City,Illinois NCAA2004-2007-   Granite City (Granite City,IL)Saint Louis U.  
Joe HauptmanC   - 1947-- Granite City,Illinois --
1965-27- 517-DET
Granite City (Granite City,IL)  
Darin HendricksonCOACH   - Granite City,Illinois --     So.Illinois U.-Edwardsville  
Charlie JacksonOF5-9 150 L-L 1894-02-07 Granite City,Illinois MLB1915-19171915-1917      
Paul Kacera3B6-1 188 L-R 1949-- Granite City,Illinois --
1967-27- 520-SLN
Granite City (Granite City,IL)  
William LiermanP   - Granite City,Illinois --
1965-35- 640-SLN
Carl Linhart2B6-1 170 R-R 1956-07-25 Granite City,Illinois A+1979-1980-   Granite City (Granite City,IL)Illinois St  
Dal MaxvillSS-2B5-11 160 R-R 1939-02-18 Granite City,Illinois MLB1960-19751962-1975
1960-   UDFA-SLN
  Washington U. in St. Louis  
Jeff RidenourP6-3 190 R-R 1976-07-22 Granite City,Illinois RK1997-1999-
1997-21- 647-TEX
Granite City (Granite City,IL)So.Illinois U.-Edwardsville  
Mike RobertsonOF6-2 190 R-R 1962-06-01 Granite City,Illinois AA1985-1989-
1985-15- 384-SLN
  So.Illinois U.-Edwardsville  
Chad SpanbergerC6-2 225 L-R 1995-11-01 Granite City,Illinois A+2015-2018-
2017- 6- 176-COL
Granite City (Granite City,IL)ArkansasMinorsToronto Blue Jays (A+)
Cody SpanbergerOF-P6-4 205 R-R 1993-01-21 Granite City,Illinois NCAA2012-2015-   Granite City (Granite City,IL)SE Missouri St  
Brian StephensOF6-3 190 L-R 1969-07-03 Granite City,Illinois A+1989-1991-
1988-37- 951-CHA
Manatee (Bradenton,FL)Hillsborough CC  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Granite CityGranite City,ILWarriors

College and PRO Teams

Southwestern Illinois CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2013Southwestern Illinois CollegeGreat Rivers Athletic ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2014Southwestern Illinois CollegeGreat Rivers Athletic ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2015Southwestern Illinois CollegeGreat Rivers Athletic ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2017Southwestern Illinois CollegeGreat Rivers Athletic ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2018Southwestern Illinois CollegeGreat Rivers Athletic ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege