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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Mike AlbersP6-0 185 L-L 1975-12-25 Belleville,Illinois Rk1997-2000-   McClintock (Tempe,AZ)New Mexico, Mesa CC  
Marcus BarrigerP6-1 215 R-R 1982-08-05 Belleville,Illinois A-2002-2006-
2004-17- 495-TBA
Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Kaskaskia Col  
Adam BauerOF-IF6-4 190 L-R 1995-- Belleville,Illinois NCAA2014-2017-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Murray St, Southwestern Illinois Col  
Brad BeattyP6-1 220 R-R 1982-03-08 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2001-2004-   Althoff Catholic (Belleville,IL)Dayton, SE Missouri St  
Rico BertucciP6-0 170 R-R 1985-02-06 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2004-2004-   St. Louis University (St. Louis,MO)Notre Dame  
Tony BertucciP6-4 185 R-R 1987-11-20 Belleville,Illinois Ind2007-2010-   St. Louis University (St. Louis,MO)Cornell U.  
Robert BlankP6-2 195 R-R 1953-08-12 Belleville,Illinois --
1975-18- 422-HOU
Columbia (Columbia,IL)Arkansas-Little Rock  
Marty BrunkOF6-1 210 R-R 1995-- Belleville,Illinois NCAA2014-2017-     So.Illinois U.-Edwardsville, Southwestern Illinois Col  
Jordan ColvinIF5-11 175 L-R 1988-04-09 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2007-2010-   O'Fallon Township (O'Fallon,IL)Bradley U., Southwestern Illinois Col, Indiana St  
Neal CottsP6-2 200 L-L 1980-03-25 Belleville,Illinois MLB2000-20172003-2015
2001- 2-  69-OAK
Lebanon (Summerfield,IL)Illinois StFree Agent  
Darrell CoulterP6-0 175 R-R 1968-04-16 Belleville,Illinois A+1986-1989-
1986-15- 374-PHI
North County (Bonne Terre,MO)  
Ben CruikshankP6-4 165 L-L 2000-01-03 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2019-2019-   Belleville East (Belleville,IL)Missouri St  
Brad DaubachOF5-10 180 R-R 1982-- Belleville,Illinois NCAA2003-2004-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Saint Louis U., Southwestern Illinois Col  
Brian Daubach1B6-1 201 L-R 1972-02-11 Belleville,Illinois MLB1990-20061998-2005
1990-17- 469-NYN
Belleville West (Belleville,IL)  
John DuncanOF6-0 185 R-R 1961-11-01 Belleville,Illinois AAA1982-1986-
1982- 9- 216-SEA
  Saint Louis U.  
Jason FaustP6-0 175 L-L 1975-07-14 Belleville,Illinois A+1997-1998-
  New Orleans  
Max FlackOF5-7 148 L-L 1890-02-05 Belleville,Illinois MLB1916-19251916-1925      
Jake Friederich2B6-0 150 R-R 1981-08-02 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2002-2003-   Althoff Catholic (Belleville,IL)Saint Louis U.  
Brian Fuess3B6-0 210 L-R 1977-03-08 Belleville,Illinois Ind2000-2003-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Missouri St  
Danny GiffordP6-2 225 L-R 1990-02-08 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2009-2012-   Highland (Highland,IL)Bradley U., Wabash Valley Col  
Bob GroomP6-2 175 R-R 1884-09-12 Belleville,Illinois MLB1909-19181909-1918      
Brett HaakeOF6-1 165 R-R 1978-06-14 Belleville,Illinois Ind2000-2002-   Althoff Catholic (Belleville,IL)McKendree U., Austin Peay St  
Steve HaakeOF6-1 180 L-R 1980-09-24 Belleville,Illinois Ind2002-2010-   Gibault Catholic (Waterloo,IL)Northwestern U., Southwestern Illinois Col  
Rich HackerSS6-0 160 B-R 1947-10-06 Belleville,Illinois MLB1971-19791971-1971
1967- 8- 154-NYN
New Athens (New Athens,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Justin HampsonP6-1 180 L-L 1980-05-24 Belleville,Illinois MLB1999-20132006-2012
1999-28- 850-COL
Edwardsville (Edwardsville,IL)Southwestern Illinois ColFree Agent  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Shawn HamptonOF6-0 185 R-R 1981-05-13 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2003-2004-   Althoff Catholic (Belleville,IL)Siena Col  
Gary HeienP6-0 187 R-R 1963-01-02 Belleville,Illinois --
1981-29- 714-NYN
O'Fallon Township (O'Fallon,IL)  
Carl HeuerIF6-5 215 R-R Belleville,Illinois NCAA2002-2003-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Randy HoelscherP6-2 182 L-L 1989-02-14 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2010-2010-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)So.Illinois U., Benedictine U. at Springfield  
Brett HuberP6-2 210 R-R 1990-03-23 Belleville,Illinois A+2010-2014-
2013-31- 936-DET
Althoff Catholic (Belleville,IL)MississippiMinorsDetroit Tigers (MLB)
Erik HuberOF6-5 230 R-R 1985-03-06 Belleville,Illinois A+2004-2010-
2007-12- 368-PIT
Althoff Catholic (Belleville,IL)Eastern Illinois U.  
Jim KremmelP6-0 175 L-L 1948-02-28 Belleville,Illinois MLB1973-19741973-1974
1971- 1-   8-WS2
Columbia (Columbia,IL)New Mexico  
Clyde KuehneOF   - 1948-- Belleville,Illinois --
1966-10- 185-CHN
Belleville (Belleville,IL)  
Marc LewisP5-11 205 L-L 1984-10-03 Belleville,Illinois A2004-2007-
2007-20- 616-FLO
Benet Academy (Lisle,IL)Creighton U.  
Mike Maksudian1B-3B5-11 220 L-R 1966-05-28 Belleville,Illinois MLB1987-19951992-1994
1986- 6- 147-DET
Parsippany (Parsippany,NJ)South Alabama  
Justin MallettP6-7 215 R-R 1981-11-11 Belleville,Illinois AAA2003-2009-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Sterling Col, St. Louis CC-Meramec  
John MarifianP6-3 225 L-L 1978-01-05 Belleville,Illinois Ind1998-1999-
Belleville (Belleville,IL)Cerritos Col  
AJ MartinP6-4 175 R-R 1989-04-22 Belleville,Illinois Ind2013-2013-     Rend Lake Col  
TJ MathewsP6-1 214 R-R 1970-01-19 Belleville,Illinois MLB1989-20061995-2002
Columbia (Columbia,IL)UNLV, St. Louis CC-Meramec  
Derek MatteaOF6-3 210 R-R 1989-11-22 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2011-2012-   Collinsville (Collinsville,IL)Missouri St, John A. Logan Col  
Jim McGuireCOACH   - Belleville,Illinois --   Freeburg Community (Freeburg,IL)Illinois St, Rend Lake Col, Cumberland U.  
Otto Miller3B-2B 168 R-R 1901-02-02 Belleville,Illinois MLB1927-19321927-1932      
Jason MooreIF6-0 180 B-R 1978-01-04 Belleville,Illinois AA1998-2003-
1999- 4- 142-SDN
Westminster Christian (Miami,FL)Texas  
Les MuellerP6-3 190 R-R 1919-03-04 Belleville,Illinois MLB1941-19451941-1945   Belleville (Belleville,IL)  
Mark MuellerP6-3 187 R-R 1982-01-21 Belleville,Illinois Ind2001-2004-   Belleville East (Belleville,IL)Cincinnati, Southwestern Illinois Col  
Kurt MuskopfH6-0 185 R-R 1973-04-15 Belleville,Illinois Ind1996-1996-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Murray St  
Zach NeffP6-1 190 L-L 1996-03-14 Belleville,Illinois A2015-2019-
2018-31- 934-MIN
Gibault Catholic (Waterloo,IL)Austin Peay St, Mississippi StMinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
Ryan NetemayerP5-10 155 R-R 1996-- Belleville,Illinois NCAA2015-2017-   Mascoutah (Mascoutah,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Ryan NetemeyerP5-10 155 R-R 1996-- Belleville,Illinois NCAA2015-2018-   Mascoutah (Mascoutah,IL)So.Illinois U.  
Ham Patterson1B-OF6-2 185 R-R 1877-10-13 Belleville,Illinois MLB1909-19091909-1909      
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Pat Patterson3B-SS6-0 175 R-R 1901-01-29 Belleville,Illinois MLB1921-19211921-1921      
Dan PietroburgoC6-0 184 R-R 1985-03-25 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2005-2008-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Missouri  
John RheineckerP6-2 215 L-L 1979-05-29 Belleville,Illinois MLB1998-20082006-2007
2001- 1-  37-OAK
Gibault Catholic (Waterloo,IL)Missouri St, Southwestern Illinois Col  
Otto RobertsP6-5 200 R-R 1989-12-17 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2009-2013-
2008-23- 711-CLE
Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Creighton U., Southwestern Illinois Col, Illinois St  
Eric RohrP6-4 205 R-R 1984-- Belleville,Illinois NCAA2003-2007-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Saint Louis U.  
Richard SaugetP6-5 225 R-R 1973-07-28 Belleville,Illinois A1995-1998-     Notre Dame  
Brady SchanuelP6-3 180 R-R 1997-02-21 Belleville,Illinois Rk2016-2018-
2018-27- 815-MIL
Belleville East (Belleville,IL)Parkland Col, IowaMinorsMilwaukee Brewers (Rk)
Norm SchlueterC5-10 175 R-R 1916-09-25 Belleville,Illinois MLB1938-19441938-1944      
Andy Schutzenhofer1B6-0 195 L-L 1981-01-24 Belleville,Illinois AA2001-2005-   Belleville East (Belleville,IL)Illinois  
Erik ShannahanP6-3 195 R-R 1990-12-08 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2012-2013-   Collinsville (Collinsville,IL)Missouri St, John A. Logan Col  
Alex SiddleP6-5 215 R-R 1993-11-19 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2013-2016-   Belleville East (Belleville,IL)SE Missouri St  
Cody SiebenbergerP5-9 174 L-L 1996-07-02 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2016-2018-   Freeburg Community (Freeburg,IL)Missouri, Jefferson Col  
Al SmithP5-11 180 L-L 1907-10-12 Belleville,Illinois MLB1934-19451934-1945      
Tad Smith1B6-2 200 L-R 1971-05-23 Belleville,Illinois A-1990-1993-
1993-28- 780-NYN
Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Eastern Illinois U., Clemson U.  
Larry StahlOF6-1 185 L-L 1941-06-29 Belleville,Illinois MLB1960-19731964-1973
1960-   UDFA-KC1
Kyle StantonIF6-2 200 R-R 1990-11-24 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2012-2013-   O'Fallon Township (O'Fallon,IL)Illinois St, Southwestern Illinois Col  
George StarnagleC5-11 175 R-R 1873-10-06 Belleville,Illinois MLB1902-19021902-1902      
Chad TayonP6-2 180 R-R 1973-02-02 Belleville,Illinois Ind1992-1997-   Belleville West (Belleville,IL)Saint Louis U.  
Marshall VallandinghamIF5-10 190 L-R 1992-06-10 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2013-2014-   La Cueva (Albuquerque,NM)Illinois St, Southwestern Illinois Col, Lindenwood U.  
Jerry VickeryC6-0 225 R-R 1983-10-04 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2003-2006-   Althoff Catholic (Belleville,IL)Saint Louis U.  
CJ WebbIF6-1 200 R-R 1983-11-20 Belleville,Illinois NCAA2005-2006-   Mascoutah (Mascoutah,IL)Ball St, Southwestern Illinois Col  
Forry Wells1B6-4 205 L-R 1971-03-21 Belleville,Illinois AA1992-1999-   Belleville East (Belleville,IL)Illinois  
Randy WellsP6-4 200 R-R 1982-08-28 Belleville,Illinois MLB2002-20132008-2012
Belleville East (Belleville,IL)Southwestern Illinois ColRetired  
Ryan WiggsSS-2B5-8 160 L-R 1988-- Belleville,Illinois NCAA2007-2010-   Belleville East (Belleville,IL)So.Illinois U.-Edwardsville  
Mike WilliamsC6-2 189 R-R 1973-12-08 Belleville,Illinois A1997-1998-      
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Bud Zipfel1B-OF6-3 200 L-R 1938-11-18 Belleville,Illinois MLB1961-19621961-1962
1956-   UDFA-NYA
Belleville (Belleville,IL)  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Belleville EastBelleville,ILLancers
Belleville WestBelleville,ILMaroons
Althoff CatholicBelleville,ILCrusaders
Belleville CathedralBelleville,ILCrusaders

College and PRO Teams

Lindenwood University - BellevilleCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2017Lindenwood University - BellevilleAmerican Midwest ConferenceNAIACollege
2018Lindenwood University - BellevilleAmerican Midwest ConferenceNAIACollege