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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)
Jake Anthony1B6-4 218 L-L 1977-02-03 Hickory,North Carolina A1996-2000-   Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill,NC)Virginia Commonwealth U.  
Jeff BarkleyP6-3 185 B-R 1959-11-21 Hickory,North Carolina MLB1982-19861984-1985
1982-13- 326-CLE
  The Citadel  
Tyler BarnetteP6-3 190 R-R 1992-05-28 Hickory,North Carolina AAA2011-2017-
2013-14- 423-CHA
Hickory (Hickory,NC)UNC CharlotteFree Agent  
Dylan BeilandP6-0 180 L-L 1994-06-22 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2014-2014-   St. Stephens (Hickory,NC)North Carolina Central U.  
Derek BoliekSS-2B6-2 175 R-R 1990-- Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2008-2011-   Hickory (Hickory,NC)Richmond  
David BooneOF6-1 180 B-R 1973-02-18 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA1993-1995-
Hickory (Hickory,NC)North Carolina  
Grant Brittain2B5-11 170 L-R 1967-12-10 Hickory,North Carolina A+1989-1992-     Western Carolina U.  
Zach BrzykcyP6-2 215 R-R 1999-07-12 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2018-2019-   Alexander Central (Taylorsville,NC)Virginia Tech  
Paul BurrisC6-0 190 R-R 1923-07-21 Hickory,North Carolina MLB1948-19531948-1953      
Hayden DealP6-4 175 R-R 1994-11-04 Hickory,North Carolina A+2014-2019-   Bandys School (Catawba,NC)Presbyterian ColMinorsAtlanta Braves (A+)
Matt DellingerP6-3 195 R-R 1981-08-25 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2001-2004-   East Burke (Connelly Springs,NC)Davidson Col  
Herman DemminkOF5-10 185 L-R 1983-09-21 Hickory,North Carolina A+2003-2008-
2006-28- 847-PHI
Clover Hill (Midlothian,VA)Clemson U.  
Jordan EubanksOF6-4 180 - 1985-- Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2004-2004-   Kinston (Kinston,NC)Appalachian St  
Garrison FranklinIF-P6-1 180 R-R 1993-09-20 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2013-2016-   South Caldwell (Hudson,NC)US Military Academy  
Charlie FryeP6-1 175 R-R 1914-07-17 Hickory,North Carolina MLB1940-19401940-1940      
Ryan GarlowP6-2 170 L-L 1994-- Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2013-2014-   Hickory (Hickory,NC)Charleston So.U.  
Dustin Harrington3B-2B5-9 176 R-R 1988-11-14 Hickory,North Carolina AA2008-2012-
Alexander Central (Taylorsville,NC)East Carolina U.Free Agent  
Issac HarrowIF5-11 175 R-R 1987-01-25 Hickory,North Carolina Rk2006-2009-
2009-24- 735-NYA
Hickory (Hickory,NC)Appalachian St  
Joe Hastings1B6-3 205 L-R 1978-06-25 Hickory,North Carolina AA1981-2004-
2001-24- 720-SDN
  East Carolina U.  
Jacob Hoyle1B-OF6-3 235 L-L 1992-09-14 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2012-2015-   St. Stephens (Hickory,NC)Western Carolina U.  
Gavin HuffmanP6-6 285 R-R Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2017-2017-     North Carolina A&T St, Catawba Valley CC  
Zach JarrettIF6-3 217 R-R 1994-12-08 Hickory,North Carolina AA2014-2019-
2017-28- 848-BAL
Hickory (Hickory,NC)UNC CharlotteMinorsBaltimore Orioles (AA)
Patrick JohnsonP5-10 170 R-R 1988-08-14 Hickory,North Carolina AA2008-2017-
2011-25- 768-COL
St. Stephens (Hickory,NC)North CarolinaFree Agent  
Josh LittleOF6-2 180 L-L 1979-05-12 Hickory,North Carolina Rk1997-1997-      
Brian Litwin3B6-3 195 R-R 1989-12-06 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2009-2011-
2008-24- 714-PIT
St. Stephens (Hickory,NC)Duke U.  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Dick MarloweP6-2 170 R-R 1929-06-27 Hickory,North Carolina MLB1951-19561951-1956     Davidson Col  
Shane MathewsP6-3 195 R-R 1985-03-28 Hickory,North Carolina A+2004-2009-
2007- 8- 249-BAL
St. Stephens (Hickory,NC)East Carolina U.  
Ryan McDanielC6-0 180 R-R 1975-03-18 Hickory,North Carolina A1997-1999-   Crowley (Crowley,TX)Wayland Baptist U., Howard Payne U.  
Jason McEachernP6-2 160 R-R 1990-10-12 Hickory,North Carolina A2008-2012-
2008-13- 383-TBA
St. Stephens (Hickory,NC)Free Agent  
Jimmy MesserP6-0 195 R-R 1989-10-22 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2009-2012-
South Caldwell (Hudson,NC)North Carolina  
Cody PennyP6-3 195 R-R 1991-05-15 Hickory,North Carolina A+2010-2013-
2012-16- 503-CLE
South Caldwell (Hudson,NC)North CarolinaFree Agent  
Cody PoarchP6-6 195 R-R 1991-03-02 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2011-2015-
South Caldwell (Hudson,NC)Walters St CC, Tusculum Col  
Tyler PooleP6-6 205 R-R 1992-09-08 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2013-2016-
Hickory (Hickory,NC)Coastal Carolina U.  
Aaron RembertP6-3 190 R-R 1981-- Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2000-2004-   Maiden (Maiden,NC)UNC Asheville  
Grant RembertOF6-0 195 R-R 1982-07-31 Hickory,North Carolina Ind2003-2006-   Maiden (Maiden,NC)Elon U., UNC Asheville  
Chad RothlinP6-1 165 R-R 1989-08-14 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2009-2012-   Fred T. Foard (Newton,NC)UNC Charlotte  
Joe SadowskiOF6-0 180 L-R 1996-- Hickory,North Carolina --   Hickory (Hickory,NC)East Tennessee St  
Brock ThornburgP6-2 195 R-R 1985-- Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2006-2007-   St. Stephens (Hickory,NC)Western Carolina U., Spartanburg Methodist Col  
Robert WhaleyP6-1 210 R-R 1993-08-23 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2014-2015-   Hickory (Hickory,NC)Appalachian St  
Chris WrightC6-1 195 R-R 1997-06-27 Hickory,North Carolina NCAA2016-2018-     North Carolina Central U., Catawba Valley CC  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
St. StephensHickory,NCIndians

College and PRO Teams

HickorySouth Atlantic LeagueA
Lenoir-Rhyne CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

1993Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1994Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1995Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1996Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1997Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1998Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1999Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2000Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2001Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2002Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2003Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2004Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2005Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2006Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2007Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2008Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2009Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2010Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2011Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2012Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2013Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2014Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2015Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2016Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2017Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2018Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2019Hickory CrawdadsSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2013Lenoir-Rhyne CollegeSouth Atlantic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2014Lenoir-Rhyne CollegeSouth Atlantic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2015Lenoir-Rhyne CollegeSouth Atlantic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2016Lenoir-Rhyne CollegeSouth Atlantic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2017Lenoir-Rhyne CollegeSouth Atlantic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2018Lenoir-Rhyne CollegeSouth Atlantic ConferenceNCAA Div 2College

Ballparks and Stadiums

Stadium Name
Lenoir-Rhyne University Baseball Field
L. P. Frans Stadium