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Total Players Listed50Major Leaguers7Active Players1
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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Chad AbernathyIF5-11 180 R-R 1982-11-22 Independence,Missouri NCAA2005-2005-   Truman (Independence,MO)Oklahoma St, Maple Woods CC  
Mark AlexanderP5-11 191 R-R 1980-12-06 Independence,Missouri AAA2001-2008-
2004-20- 598-LAN
Rockhurst (Kansas City,MO)Missouri  
Robert AllinderOF   - 1954-- Independence,Missouri NCAA1974-1976-
1972-12- 268-TEX
Truman (Independence,MO)Kansas  
Chase AmisSS5-8 185 R-R 1983-06-05 Independence,Missouri NCAA2005-2005-   Denham Springs (Denham Springs,LA)Troy U., Lurleen B. Wallace CC  
Mark ArnoldP6-2 190 - Independence,Missouri NCAA1969-1972-
1971- 3-  61-KCA
Chrisman (Independence,MO)Kansas St  
Jeff BakerOF5-11 190 L-L 1981-- Independence,Missouri NCAA2002-2003-   Truman (Independence,MO)Coastal Carolina U., Maple Woods CC  
Frederick BarnesP6-1 200 L-L 1974-08-27 Independence,Missouri --
Van Horn (Independence,MO)  
Robert BarrP6-5 205 L-L 1953-05-13 Independence,Missouri --
1971-12- 277-PHI
Van Horn (Independence,MO)  
Scott BlackP6-0 185 R-R 1967-08-21 Independence,Missouri A+1990-1990-
1990-36- 963-HOU
Bryan BuschhornP6-2 200 R-R 1977-04-26 Independence,Missouri Ind1996-2002-   Truman (Independence,MO)Missouri St  
Don BuschhornP6-0 170 R-R 1946-04-29 Independence,Missouri MLB1965-19651965-1965
1964-   UDFA-KC1
Chrisman (Independence,MO)  
Dom ChitiP6-0 190 L-L 1958-12-10 Independence,Missouri AA1978-1980-
1976- 2-  27-ATL
Raleigh-Egypt (Memphis,TN)  
Luke CrabbP6-2 190 R-R 1997-- Independence,Missouri NCAA2016-2017-   Fort Osage (Independence,MO)Virginia Commonwealth U.  
Nathan CronerP6-6 200 L-L 1997-- Independence,Missouri NCAA2017-2019-   Truman (Independence,MO)Evansville  
Josh DeBackerOF6-3 200 L-L 1996-02-28 Independence,Missouri NCAA2016-2018-   Lee's Summit North (Lee's Summit,MO)Wichita St  
Damon DombrowskiP6-3 220 L-L 1980-03-02 Independence,Missouri --
Truman (Independence,MO)Maple Woods CC  
Brian DriskellP6-3 200 R-R Independence,Missouri NCAA2003-2003-     Tennessee Technological U.  
Steven Eckinger3B6-0 185 R-R 1949-- Independence,Missouri --
1971-12- 278-WS2
Van Horn (Independence,MO)Central Missouri  
William FewoxP6-3 210 R-R 1954-03-01 Independence,Missouri --
1972- 5- 112-BOS
Truman (Independence,MO)  
Ryan FryOF6-0 210 R-R 1976-01-12 Independence,Missouri A-1998-1998-     Missouri  
Kyle GehrsP5-9 175 L-L 1991-06-10 Independence,Missouri Rk2013-2014-   Truman (Independence,MO)Oklahoma St, Iowa Western CC, Central MissouriFree Agent  
Dave HaasP6-1 200 R-R 1965-10-19 Independence,Missouri MLB1985-19971991-1993
1988-15- 395-DET
Truman (Independence,MO)Wichita St  
Matt HallP6-1 190 L-L 1993-07-23 Independence,Missouri MLB2013-20192018-2018
2015- 6- 190-DET
Lee's Summit West (Lees Summit,MO)Missouri StMinorsDetroit Tigers (AAA)
Shaeffer HallP6-2 195 R-L 1987-10-02 Independence,Missouri AAA2008-2013-
2009-25- 765-NYA
Lee's Summit West (Lees Summit,MO)Jefferson CC, KansasFree Agent  
Josiah HolstOF6-3 198 R-R 1982-05-31 Independence,Missouri NCAA2003-2004-   Truman (Independence,MO)Missouri  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Stephan HolstP6-4 210 R-R 1984-02-16 Independence,Missouri NCAA2003-2007-   Truman (Independence,MO)Missouri  
Jeff LusardiOF5-10 180 L-R 1989-07-08 Independence,Missouri Ind2011-2014-   Blue Springs South (Blue Springs,MO)Arizona St, Missouri  
Jackson LyonOF5-10 175 R-R 2000-- Independence,Missouri NCAA2019-2019-   Woodbridge (Irvine,CA)Cal St Fullerton  
Jay MeyerP6-2 170 L-L 1971-06-15 Independence,Missouri A+1991-1994-
1990-29- 789-CHN
Truman (Independence,MO)Johnson County CC  
Russ Morman1B-LF6-4 215 R-R 1962-04-28 Independence,Missouri MLB1982-19991986-1997
1983- 1-  28-CHA
Chrisman (Independence,MO)Wichita St  
Earl NicholsP6-5 215 R-R 1961-02-11 Independence,Missouri Rk1982-1982-
1982- 4-  99-NYA
Truman (Independence,MO)Allen County CC  
Zach Norman3B6-0 210 R-R 1982-01-20 Independence,Missouri AA2002-2006-     Central Missouri  
Ian PenningtonOF6-3 190 L-L 1984-02-11 Independence,Missouri NCAA2004-2004-   Blue Springs (Blue Springs,MO)Missouri St  
Derek PikeP6-1 175 L-L 1995-- Independence,Missouri NCAA2015-2017-   Fort Osage (Independence,MO)Elon U., Maple Woods CC  
Kyle ReedOF6-0 200 R-R 1995-08-07 Independence,Missouri NCAA2015-2015-   Blue Springs (Blue Springs,MO)Missouri St  
Brett ReidP5-11 200 R-R 1979-10-18 Independence,Missouri A+2003-2010-
2003-15- 447-MON
Liberty (Liberty,MO)Avila U.  
John SauerbierP   - 1947-- Independence,Missouri --
1965-22- 425-NYN
Chrisman (Independence,MO)  
Greg SchullerC6-0 195 B-R 1956-- Independence,Missouri --
1975-23- 532-KCA
Fort Osage (Independence,MO)  
Jesse StovallP6-0 175 L-R 1875-07-24 Independence,Missouri MLB1903-19041903-1904      
Rick SutcliffeP6-7 215 R-R 1956-06-21 Independence,Missouri MLB1974-19941976-1994
1974- 1-  21-LAN
Van Horn (Independence,MO)  
Terry SutcliffeP6-1 175 R-R 1958-02-21 Independence,Missouri A+1977-1981-
1979- 5- 128-LAN
Van Horn (Independence,MO)Kansas  
Harry SuterP5-10 190 L-L 1887-09-15 Independence,Missouri MLB1909-19091909-1909      
Bret SuttonP5-11 190 R-R 1992-- Independence,Missouri NCAA2011-2013-   Fort Osage (Independence,MO)Western Kentucky U., Jefferson Col  
Marvin Tucker2B5-11 180 R-R 1948-- Independence,Missouri --
1968-27- 606-PIT
Truman (Independence,MO)Central Missouri  
Marvin TuckerOF-2B5-11 180 R-R 1948-- Independence,Missouri --
1970- 6- 137-NYN
Truman (Independence,MO)Colorado St-Pueblo  
Bobby Van ItenC6-1 186 L-R 1977-07-01 Independence,Missouri AA1996-2002-
1996-17- 496-PHI
Truman (Independence,MO)  
Brian WilburnP6-0 200 L-L 1984-04-03 Independence,Missouri Ind2003-2009-   North-Hopkins (Madisonville,KY)Murray St, Lindsey Wilson Col  
Brent Wilhelm3B6-0 185 R-R 1973-01-22 Independence,Missouri A+1992-1997-
1995-28- 784-CHA
Fort Osage (Independence,MO)Kansas  
Andrew WishyOF6-3 210 L-R 1982-09-27 Independence,Missouri A2001-2007-
2003-12- 346-TEX
Raytown South (Raytown,MO)Arkansas  
Steve YoungOF6-0 170 R-R 1970-11-08 Independence,Missouri --
1989-29- 756-PIT
Van Horn (Independence,MO)  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Van HornIndependence,MOFalcons
Fort OsageIndependence,MOIndians