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Total Players Listed16Major Leaguers4Active Players0
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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)
Glenn CarterP6-0 175 R-R 1967-11-29 Melrose Park,Illinois AAA1987-1995-
1988- 3-  65-CAL
Bowling Green (Bowling Green,KY)Triton Col  
Ja'Mar ClantonSS6-0 170 R-R 1981-07-14 Melrose Park,Illinois A+2002-2005-
2001-23- 682-MON
Proviso West (Hillside,IL)Triton Col  
Tim CostoRF-1B6-5 220 R-R 1969-02-16 Melrose Park,Illinois MLB1988-19981992-1993
1990- 1-   8-CLE
Glenbard South (Glen Ellyn,IL)Iowa  
Brian FilosaSS6-0 170 R-R 1969-02-18 Melrose Park,Illinois A1988-1992-   Fenton (Wood dale,IL)Yavapai Col, St. Francis, Eastern Illinois U.  
Roy GleasonH6-5 220 B-R 1943-04-09 Melrose Park,Illinois MLB1963-19631963-1963
1961-   UDFA-LAN
Garden Grove (Garden Grove,CA)  
Ken GrundtP6-4 195 L-L 1969-08-26 Melrose Park,Illinois MLB1991-19981996-1997
Luther North (Chicago,IL)Missouri So.State U.  
Ryan HodgettP6-0 205 R-R 1997-10-23 Melrose Park,Illinois NCAA2017-2019-   St. Francis (Wheaton,IL)Bradley U.  
Paul PetrulisSS5-10 160 R-R 1972-01-25 Melrose Park,Illinois A+1991-1997-
1993- 8- 220-NYN
Oak Park-River Forest (Oak Park,IL)Mississippi St  
Lyle PrempasP6-7 205 L-L 1974-12-03 Melrose Park,Illinois A+1993-2005-
1992-25- 696-MIL
Fenwick (Oak Park,IL)  
Joe PurpuraP6-3 180 L-L 1959-- Melrose Park,Illinois A1977-1978-
1977-15- 384-LAN
West Leyden (Northlake,IL)  
Bob ScafaP5-10 195 L-L 1972-09-13 Melrose Park,Illinois A+1994-1995-   Maine South (Park Ridge,IL)Indiana U.  
James SchiltzP-1B6-0 195 R-R 1975-07-09 Melrose Park,Illinois Ind1998-1998-      
John SerritellaP6-5 210 R-R 1964-- Melrose Park,Illinois A+1982-1985-
1982-14- 350-KCA
Weber (Chicago,IL)  
Vasili Spanos3B6-1 230 R-R 1981-02-25 Melrose Park,Illinois AA2001-2008-
2003-11- 332-OAK
Oak Park-River Forest (Oak Park,IL)Indiana U.  
Travis TolsmaP6-0 210 R-R 1984-09-21 Melrose Park,Illinois NCAA2007-2008-   Belvidere (Belvidere,IL)Western Illinois U., Triton Col  
Mike Woodard2B5-9 155 L-R 1960-03-02 Melrose Park,Illinois MLB1978-19891985-1988
1978- 4-  82-OAK
Proviso East (Maywood, IL)  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Walther LutheranMelrose Park,ILBroncos