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Pete Charton was born in Jackson
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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)
Matt AbernathyOF5-11 200 L-R 1973-10-13 Jackson,Tennessee A1994-1996-
1995-23- 621-SDN
  Mississippi, Pensacola St  
Chris BeasleyP6-2 190 R-R 1962-06-23 Jackson,Tennessee MLB1984-19921991-1991
1984- 9- 214-CLE
Costa Mesa (Costa Mesa,CA)Arizona St, Orange Coast Col  
Josh BellC6-0 215 R-R 1984-07-03 Jackson,Tennessee A2003-2007-
2005- 6- 176-TOR
North Side (Jackson,TN)Auburn U.  
Kris Bennett3B5-10 170 R-R 1979-10-03 Jackson,Tennessee A+2000-2002-
2001-30- 890-PHI
Huntingdon (Huntingdon,TN)Tennessee, Jackson St CC  
Chris BrownC6-1 225 B-R 1995-01-15 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2014-2017-   Hartselle (Hartselle,AL)Tennessee Technological U., Dyersburg St CC, Alabama-Huntsville  
Logan CareyOF5-11 171 L-R 1997-11-07 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2017-2019-   Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Alabama, Walters St CC, Memphis  
Noah ChandlerIF-C5-11 210 R-R 1993-- Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2012-2016-   Jackson Christian (Jackson,TN)Lipscomb U., Harding U.  
Pete ChartonP6-2 190 L-R 1942-12-21 Jackson,Tennessee MLB1964-19641964-1964
1962-   UDFA-BOS
  Baylor U.  
Spencer ClifftP6-5 185 R-R 1989-08-17 Jackson,Tennessee Ind2008-2013-   Huntingdon (Huntingdon,TN)Tennessee, Walters St CC, State Col Florida Manatee-Sarasota  
Adam DarbyOF6-2 195 R-R 1986-02-07 Jackson,Tennessee Ind2005-2010-   Jackson Christian (Jackson,TN)Middle Tennessee St, Harding U.  
John ElfordC5-11 190 R-R 1998-03-29 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2017-2019-   Crockett County (Alamo,TN)Tennessee Technological U.  
Dylan EvansOF   R-R Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2003-2004-   South Side (Memphis,TN)Murray St  
Cody FuquaIF6-0 165 R-R 1988-05-01 Jackson,Tennessee Ind2011-2011-   LIberty (Jackson,TN)MidAmerica Nazarene U.  
Clayton GantP5-11 170 R-R 1989-04-27 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2009-2013-   Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Tennessee, Memphis  
Brandon GarnerP6-0 190 R-R 1980-03-28 Jackson,Tennessee A-1998-2010-
1998-16- 480-COL
Jackson Central-Merry (Jackson,TN)  
Ronnie Giddens2B6-1 185 R-R 1961-09-25 Jackson,Tennessee A+1983-1986-
1983-18- 446-CIN
Jackson Central-Merry (Jackson,TN)Union U.  
Emmett GilesSS6-1 185 R-R 1977-11-22 Jackson,Tennessee --
North Side (Jackson,TN)  
Chad Goff3B6-3 175 R-R 1976-04-24 Jackson,Tennessee Ind1999-2000-      
Rod GriggsOF5-10 185 R-R 1974-03-18 Jackson,Tennessee Ind1996-1998-
1996-30- 900-CIN
Bolivar Central (Boliver,TN)Lambuth U.  
Trevor HaggardOF5-10 173 L-L 1993-06-15 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2013-2014-   Jackson Christian (Jackson,TN)Middle Tennessee St  
Tyler HardinIF5-9 185 L-R 1995-05-29 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2015-2015-   Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Murray St  
Matt HaynesIF-P6-0 181 R-R 1990-10-11 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2010-2013-   LIberty (Jackson,TN)Tennessee-Martin  
Chase Hensley1B-P6-3 215 R-R 1994-12-31 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2014-2017-   Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Middle Tennessee St, Jones County Junior Col  
Hunter HigdonIF5-10 160 L-R 1997-12-23 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2018-2019-   Jackson Christian (Jackson,TN)Tennessee Technological U.  
Freddie HillP6-1 194 R-R 1968-10-13 Jackson,Tennessee A+1989-1990-
1989-23- 590-CHN
  Hinds CC  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Carter HoltP6-5 235 R-R 1999-04-13 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2018-2019-   Jackson Christian (Jackson,TN)Arkansas St  
Bill HopperP6-0 175 R-R 1890-10-26 Jackson,Tennessee MLB1913-19151913-1915     Union U.  
Jeff HostetlerP6-4 205 L-L 1971-06-17 Jackson,Tennessee A+1991-1994-
1991- 3-  87-MON
Science Hill (Johnson City,TN)Cleveland St CC  
Kooper KesslerP6-5 239 R-R 1993-03-17 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2012-2015-   Bolivar Central (Boliver,TN)Middle Tennessee St  
Nick LatimerP6-1 200 R-R 1984-- Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2005-2006-     Tennessee-Martin  
Chris LeguenecC6-0 198 R-R 1983-01-31 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2002-2005-   Jackson Central-Merry (Jackson,TN)Middle Tennessee St  
Brent Lewis3B-1B5-11 203 L-R 1981-08-13 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2002-2004-
2000-23- 681-MIL
Germantown (Germantown,TN)Mississippi St, Pepperdine U.  
Jason ManisC5-10 180 R-R 1993-03-14 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2012-2013-   Memphis University (Memphis,TN)Tennessee  
Scott MasseyP6-2 185 R-R 1983-08-16 Jackson,Tennessee Rk2003-2006-
2006-24- 710-PIT
West Carroll (Atwood,TN)Tennessee-Martin, So.Mississippi  
Patrick McGrathP6-2 180 L-L 1993-02-11 Jackson,Tennessee Ind2013-2018-   Oakland (Mufreesboro,TN)Belmont U., Jackson St CC  
Josh McNattP6-4 200 B-L 1977-07-23 Jackson,Tennessee AA1996-2000-
1996- 6- 171-BAL
Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Motlow St CC  
Billy MerkelSCOUT   - 1956-11-18 Jackson,Tennessee --     Austin Peay St  
Baker Moore2B-SS5-10 175 R-R 1974-02-10 Jackson,Tennessee Ind1997-1997-     Tennessee  
Hagen NelsonC-IF6-4 188 R-R 1990-05-07 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2011-2013-   Trinity Christian Academy (Jackson,TN)Tennessee-Martin  
Spencer NelsonP6-2 190 R-R 1987-10-11 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2007-2009-   Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Miami U., Volunteer St CC  
Khayyan Norfork3B-2B5-10 170 R-R 1989-01-19 Jackson,Tennessee AAA2010-2018-
2011-23- 697-WAS
Ripley (Ripley,TN)Tennessee, Jackson St CCFree Agent  
Jake OverbeySS6-2 180 R-R 1992-11-13 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2012-2016-
2011-10- 331-PHI
Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Mississippi, Memphis  
Preston Overbey3B6-3 210 R-R 1991-09-11 Jackson,Tennessee Ind2011-2014-
Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Mississippi  
Beau PayneP6-4 200 R-R 1973-08-13 Jackson,Tennessee --
Killian (Miami,FL)Edmonds CC, Lewis-Clark St  
Ryan RolisonP6-2 195 R-L 1997-07-11 Jackson,Tennessee A+2017-2019-
2018- 1-  22-COL
Jackson University (Jackson,TN)MississippiMinorsColorado Rockies (A+)
Klint RommelP6-2 195 R-R 1981-- Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2000-2002-   Jackson Central-Merry (Jackson,TN)Austin Peay St  
Evan RussellIF-C5-11 195 R-R 1998-07-26 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2018-2019-   Scotts Hill (Reagan,TN)Tennessee  
Charlie ShieldsP   L-L 1879-12-10 Jackson,Tennessee MLB1902-19071902-1907      
Brian SimpsonP6-3 170 R-R 1983-01-25 Jackson,Tennessee Rk2002-2002-   North Side (Jackson,TN)  
Ethan SmallP6-3 190 L-L 1997-02-14 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2016-2019-
2018-26- 789-ARI
Lexington (Lexington,TN)Mississippi St  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Hunter SmithOF-P6-0 172 R-R 1992-10-02 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2011-2011-   Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Austin Peay St  
Rashad SmithOF6-4 200 L-R 1980-01-20 Jackson,Tennessee A2002-2004-
2002-17- 505-SDN
  Lambuth U.  
John SneedOF5-8 160 L- 1861-- Jackson,Tennessee MLB1884-18911884-1891      
Drew Sutton1B6-3 185 B-R 1983-06-30 Jackson,Tennessee MLB2004-20132009-2012
2004-15- 454-HOU
Roseburg (Roseburg,OR)Baylor U., Texarkana ColFree Agent  
Stephen ThompsonP   - Jackson,Tennessee --
1970- 7- 146-CIN
Malcolm TiplerIF5-9 164 L-L 1997-11-07 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2017-2019-   Chester County (Henderson,TN)Austin Peay St  
Phillip UtleyP6-3 230 R-R 1984-10-29 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2006-2008-
Jackson Central-Merry (Jackson,TN)Memphis, Walters St CC  
David WarmbrodP6-1 165 R-R 1946-- Jackson,Tennessee --
1965-35- 634-PIT
Adam WarrenOF6-2 193 R-R 1984-07-25 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2004-2007-   Jackson University (Jackson,TN)Middle Tennessee St  
Adam YatesP6-3 210 R-R 1982-02-16 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2001-2005-   North Side (Jackson,TN)Mississippi, Union U.  
Bryan YatesIF6-2 215 R-R 1984-08-02 Jackson,Tennessee NCAA2005-2007-   Eastlake (Sammamish,WA)Washington St, Clemson U.  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
North SideJackson,TNIndians
Jackson Central-MerryJackson,TNCougars
Jackson UniversityJackson,TNBruins
Jackson ChristianJackson,TNEagles
Trinity Christian AcademyJackson,TNLions

College and PRO Teams

JacksonSouthern LeagueAA
West TennesseeSouthern LeagueAA
Lambuth UniversityCollege BaseballNCAA
Lane CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA
Union UniversityCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2011Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2012Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2013Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2014Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2015Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2016Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2017Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2018Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2019Jackson GeneralsSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2013Lane CollegeSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2014Lane CollegeSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2015Lane CollegeSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2016Lane CollegeSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2017Lane CollegeSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2018Lane CollegeSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2013Union UniversityLiberty LeagueNCAA Div 3College
2014Union UniversityLiberty LeagueNCAA Div 3College
2015Union UniversityLiberty LeagueNCAA Div 3College
2016Union UniversityGulf South ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2017Union UniversityGulf South ConferenceNCAA Div 3College
2018Union UniversityGulf South ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
1999West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2000West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2001West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2002West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2003West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2004West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2005West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2006West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2007West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2008West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2009West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor
2010West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouthern LeagueAAMinor

Ballparks and Stadiums

Stadium Name
The Ballpark at Jackson
Fesmire Field
Hub City Field
Pringles Park