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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Josh AbbensettsC5-11 205 R-R 1999-- Queens,New York --   High School of Construction (Queens,NY)University at Albany  
Matt AllenC6-2 190 R-R 1969-12-25 Queens,New York AA1991-1996-
1991-19- 503-MON
James ApicellaOF6-2 195 R-R 1973-04-06 Queens,New York A-1994-1994-
1994-33- 928-SFN
  C.W. Post Campus/Long Island U.  
John ApostoloP6-2 200 R-R 1990-10-10 Queens,New York Ind2011-2013-   St. Mary's (Manhasset,NY)Brewton-Parker Col, Mitchell Col  
Donovan ArmasP6-3 175 R-R 1995-03-01 Queens,New York NCAA2014-2017-   Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Villanova U., Broward Col, Lynn U.  
James ArranteP6-2 170 R-R 1982-- Queens,New York NCAA2000-2003-   Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Col. the Holy Cross  
Keith BaaskeP6-5 200 R-R 1968-09-12 Queens,New York RK1990-1990-   Franklin K. Lane (Brooklyn,NY)Queens Col  
Ed BadyOF5-11 170 B-R 1973-02-05 Queens,New York AAA1994-1999-
1994-31- 868-MON
Westinghouse (Brooklyn,NY)Talladega Col  
Ray Baksh1B6-3 210 R-R 1975-02-06 Queens,New York A1994-1997-   Monroe-Woodbury (Central Valley,NY)South Carolina, James Madison U.  
Mike BaxterRF-OF6-0 190 L-R 1984-12-07 Queens,New York MLB2003-20162010-2015
2005- 4- 128-SDN
Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Columbia U., Vanderbilt U.Free Agent  
Daniel BeizerP6-2 190 R-R 1995-06-12 Queens,New York NCAA2017-2018-   Benjamin N. Cardozo (Bayside,NY)Grambling St  
Lou Benbow1B6-0 167 R-R 1971-01-12 Queens,New York AAA1991-1999-
Perkiomen School (Pennsburg,PA)Saddleback Col, Whittier Col  
Jose BenjaminSS6-2 180 R-R 1997-08-22 Queens,New York RK2015-2015-      
Alexis BerasP6-5 215 R-R 1983-09-24 Queens,New York A+2005-2008-
Holy Cross (Flushing,NY)Scranton  
Tim ByrnesSS5-9 160 R-R 1966-01-08 Queens,New York RK1987-1988-
Christ the King (Flushing,NY)Adelphi U.  
Andres CaceresP6-3 205 L-L 1989-01-03 Queens,New York Ind2010-2017-   Newtown (Flushing,NY)Arkansas St, Connors St  
Mike CarusoSS6-1 172 L-R 1977-05-27 Queens,New York MLB1996-20091998-2002
1996- 2-  42-SFN
Stoneman Douglas (Parkland,FL)  
Gary CavalloP6-4 195 R-R 1948-02-26 Queens,New York --
1971- 1-  23-MIL
  Seton Hall U.  
Ray Chaputian1B6-3 200 R-R 1983-02-19 Queens,New York NCAA2003-2003-   North Shore (Glen Cove,NY)Towson U.  
Jason ConliskIF5-10 180 B-R 1981-07-08 Queens,New York A2000-2004-
2002-17- 497-MON
Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Fordham U.  
Matt ConnollyP6-8 230 R-R 1968-10-01 Queens,New York AA1991-1996-      
Matt DaleyP6-2 175 R-R 1982-06-23 Queens,New York MLB2001-20142009-2014
2004-   UDFA-COL
Garden City (Garden City,NY)Bucknell U.Free Agent  
Albert DerenchesP6-3 190 B-L 1976-08-17 Queens,New York A+1995-1999-
Gaither (Tampa,FL)Hillsborough CC  
Michael DiazOF5-10 160 L-L 1976-08-05 Queens,New York A1998-1999-      
Mike DzurillaIF6-0 190 R-R 1978-05-04 Queens,New York AAA1997-2006-
1999- 7- 230-CHN
Benjamin N. Cardozo (Bayside,NY)St. John's U.  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Leon FeingoldP6-5 230 R-R 1973-05-01 Queens,New York RK1994-1995-   Oceanside (Oceanside,NY)University at Albany  
Mark ForisP6-0 185 R-R 1985-02-28 Queens,New York NCAA2005-2007-   St. Francis Prep (Flushing,NY)Navy  
Joseph FranciscoOF5-9 200 R-R 1976-11-26 Queens,New York A-1997-2000-
1999-32- 984-ATL
Holy Cross (Flushing,NY)Wagner Col  
John FrascatoreP6-1 223 R-R 1970-02-04 Queens,New York MLB1989-20011994-2001
1991-24- 623-SLN
Oceanside (Oceanside,NY)C.W. Post Campus/Long Island U.  
Ryan GalliganOF6-0 190 R-R 1982-05-07 Queens,New York NCAA2001-2004-   Syosset (Syosset,NY)UNC Greensboro  
Diego GarciaSS6-0 175 R-R 1980-04-24 Queens,New York NCAA2002-2003-   Benjamin N. Cardozo (Bayside,NY)Northeastern U.  
Tony GiarratanoSS6-0 180 B-R 1982-11-29 Queens,New York MLB2002-20062005-2005
2003- 3-  70-DET
Christian Brothers Academy (Lincroft,NJ)Tulane U.  
Ken GleasonP6-1 215 R-R 1983-- Queens,New York NCAA2002-2004-   Christ the King (Flushing,NY)Manhattan Col  
Reid GoreckiOF6-1 180 R-R 1980-12-22 Queens,New York MLB2000-20132009-2009
2002-13- 402-SLN
Kellenburg Memorial (Uniondale,NY)Delaware  
Ryan Gorecki2B5-9 160 L-R 1973-07-18 Queens,New York A+1993-2001-
1995-15- 402-TEX
Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Seton Hall U.  
P.J. GorynskiIF-C5-11 190 R-R 1986-05-23 Queens,New York NCAA2005-2008-   St. Francis Prep (Flushing,NY)Yale U.  
George GrecoP6-2 183 L-L 1959-09-16 Queens,New York AA1980-1984-
1980-27- 680-BOS
  Iona Col  
Rafael GuerreroP6-3 215 R-R 1992-06-11 Queens,New York NCAA2012-2015-   John Adams (Ozone Park,NY)Long Island U.-Brooklyn Campus  
Chad HarrisP6-2 190 R-L 1980-07-15 Queens,New York NCAA1999-2002-   Benjamin N. Cardozo (Bayside,NY)UNLV  
Quentin HolmesOF6-1 175 R-R 1999-07-07 Queens,New York RK2017-2017-
2017- 2-  64-CLE
McClancy Memorial (Flushing,NY)MinorsCleveland Indians (Rk)
Rich JelovcicP6-3 220 R-R 1977-12-04 Queens,New York RK1999-2002-      
Mike JerzembeckP6-1 185 R-R 1972-05-18 Queens,New York MLB1992-20021998-1998
1993- 5- 141-NYA
Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)North Carolina, Georgia Tech  
Deryck JohnsonOF 6-0 175 L-L 1987-04-11 Queens,New York RK2005-2005-
2005-14- 414-WAS
Cypress Creek (Orlando,FL)  
Sammy JuarezSS5-10 175 R-R 1982-09-09 Queens,New York Ind2006-2006-     Dowling Col  
Kevin KilpatrickP6-2 200 R-R 1990-- Queens,New York NCAA2009-2012-   Holy Cross (Flushing,NY)St. John's U.  
Ed KoflerP6-2 175 R-R 1977-12-23 Queens,New York AA1996-2001-
1996- 3-  94-TBA
Tarpon Springs (Tarpon Springs,FL)  
Phil KuhnerOF-P5-10 180 R-R 1983-- Queens,New York NCAA2002-2005-   Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Manhattan Col  
Phil KunherIF5-11 185 - Queens,New York NCAA2004-2004-   Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Manhattan Col  
Ed Kurpiel1B-OF6-3 195 L-L 1954-01-19 Queens,New York AAA1977-1978-
1971- 1-   8-SLN
Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)  
Mike Labarbera2B5-10 165 R-R 1979-11-25 Queens,New York RK1998-2001-   Smithtown East (St. James,NY)Rhode Island  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Steve LaFerraraC5-10 182 R-R 1956-07-10 Queens,New York --
1974-11- 259-SFN
Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)  
Lawrence LemboOF-1B6-4 195 R-R 1943-11-12 Queens,New York --
1965-26- 508-CHA
Bishop Loughlin Memorial (Brooklyn,NY)Manhattan Col  
Jon LewisP6-1 190 R-R 1983-05-16 Queens,New York A-2002-2009-
2005-16- 486-FLO
Francis Lewis (Queens,NY)Stony Brook U.  
Jamie LiebowitzIF5-10 195 B-R 1989-02-04 Queens,New York NCAA2008-2010-   Benjamin N. Cardozo (Bayside,NY)University at Albany  
Dan Lopez3B-SS5-11 180 R-R 1988-01-21 Queens,New York AAA2007-2011-
2010-17- 522-SEA
McClancy Memorial (Flushing,NY)Pittsburgh  
Jim MagillP6-10 205 R-R 1969-03-11 Queens,New York A+1988-1993-   Tottenville (Staten Island,NY)  
Elias MartinezP6-2 207 R-R 1995-- Queens,New York NCAA2014-2017-   Aviation Tech (New York,NY)New York Institute Technology  
John MaserIF6-0 175 R-R 1983-- Queens,New York NCAA2003-2005-   Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Manhattan Col, C.W. Post Campus/Long Island U.  
Mario MatulichC6-3 225 R-R 1982-09-22 Queens,New York AA2003-2005-   Chaminade (Mineola,NY)Oklahoma St, State Col Florida, Manatee-Sarasota  
Charlie McCannP6-3 173 R-R 1990-01-26 Queens,New York NCAA2008-2011-   St. Christopher's School (Richmond,VA)Virginia Tech, Boston Col  
Shane McKeonP6-6 215 L-L 1977-03-08 Queens,New York Ind1999-1999-     New York Institute Technology  
Jim MecirP6-1 195 B-R 1970-05-16 Queens,New York MLB1989-20051995-2005
1991- 3-  84-SEA
Smithtown East (St. James,NY)Eckerd Col  
Joe MortillaroP6-1 190 R-R 1993-09-14 Queens,New York A2012-2017-   Christ the King (Flushing,NY)Manhattan Col, Gateway CC, Western Illinois U.MinorsLos Angeles Dodgers (A)
Cesar Nicolas3B6-4 230 R-R 1982-04-17 Queens,New York AAA2001-2013-
2004- 5- 146-ARI
Westminster Academy (Fort Lauderdale,FL)Vanderbilt U.  
Michael O'ConnorP6-6 210 L-L 1956-- Queens,New York A1977-1978-
1977-16- 405-MIN
Christ the King (Flushing,NY)St. John's U.  
Dennis O'GradyP5-10 175 R-R 1989-05-17 Queens,New York AAA2008-2017-
Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Duke U.Free Agent  
Tito OvalleIF5-10 185 R-R 1995-- Queens,New York NCAA2014-2015-   Xavier (New York,NY)Campbell U., Three Rivers CC  
Anthony PastranaP6-1 185 R-R 1993-08-11 Queens,New York Ind2013-2016-   Xaverian (Brooklyn,NY)Dominican Col  
John PeabodyOF6-4 215 R-R 1985-08-24 Queens,New York A-2004-2006-
2003-10- 285-PIT
Rancho Bernardo (San Diego,CA)  
Thomas PeabodyP6-3 205 R-R 1987-05-20 Queens,New York Ind2011-2011-
Rancho Bernardo (San Diego,CA)Mid-America Christian U.  
Joseph PellechiIF5-10 170 L-R 1946-- Queens,New York --
1968-44- 862-DET
St. Francis Prep (Flushing,NY)Fordham U.  
Louie Picconi2B-SS5-9 175 R-R 1988-01-27 Queens,New York NCAA2007-2010-   Chaminade (Mineola,NY)Penn St  
Gary PuenteIF5-9 170 R-R 1997-01-01 Queens,New York NCAA2016-2016-   Linden (Linden,NJ)Saint Peter's U.  
Rafael Ramirez3B   - Queens,New York Ind2015-2015-      
John ReillyC5-10 190 R-R 1972-10-14 Queens,New York A1994-1995-   Christ the King (Flushing,NY)New York Institute Technology  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Jesse RomanOF6-0 190 L-L 1979-04-21 Queens,New York AA2000-2004-
2001-11- 344-SLN
Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Rice U., NE Texas CC  
Thomas RoulisIF5-10 170 B-R 1993-07-11 Queens,New York NCAA2012-2016-   Chaminade (Mineola,NY)Dartmouth Col  
Gavin Saladino3B6-0 170 L-R 1971-07-08 Queens,New York --
McClancy Memorial (Flushing,NY)  
Joseph SanchezP6-1 210 R-R 1996-- Queens,New York NCAA2015-2016-   Long Island City (Long Island City,NY)So.U.  
Raffy Sanchez3B6-1 200 L-R 1986-08-01 Queens,New York RK2006-2007-
2006-15- 444-CIN
Herbert H. Lehman (Bronx,NY)Queensborough CC  
Dennis SarfateP6-4 210 R-R 1981-04-09 Queens,New York MLB2000-20172006-2009
2001- 9- 268-MIL
Gilbert (Gilbert,AZ)Chandler-Gilbert CC, Arizona St  
John Sellick1B-3B6-3 225 R-R 1965-10-19 Queens,New York AA1987-1992-
1987-28- 722-SLN
Petaluma (Petaluma,CA)Santa Rosa Junior Col, California-Riverside, Fresno St  
Patrick SheehanIF5-9 160 R-R 1989-11-22 Queens,New York NCAA2008-2008-   Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)Marist Col  
Thomas SheltonC6-1 180 L-R 1990-08-12 Queens,New York NCAA2010-2012-   Brentwood Academy (Brentwood,TN)Illinois  
Peter StrzeleckiP6-2 195 R-R 1994-10-24 Queens,New York NCAA2015-2018-   Santaluces (Lantana,FL)South Florida, Palm Beach St  
Chris Stynes3B-2B5-10 185 R-R 1973-01-19 Queens,New York MLB1991-20041995-2004
1991- 3-  94-TOR
Boca Raton Community (Boca Raton,FL)  
Anthony SullivanP5-11 185 R-R 1984-07-02 Queens,New York A2004-2011-
2005-19- 583-ANA
Arlington (Arlington,MA)St. John's U.  
Bobby TesseymanP5-10 170 L-L 1989-01-18 Queens,New York NCAA2008-2009-   Christ the King (Flushing,NY)New York Institute Technology  
Mike TriesslC6-1 215 R-R 1971-02-17 Queens,New York AAA1992-1995-   Valley Stream North (Franklin Square,NY)Tulane U., Yale U.  
Steven TurcoSS5-11 160 L-R 1958-05-24 Queens,New York AA1979-1984-
1976- 5-  98-CLE
  Broward Col  
Joe WagnerOF5-11 190 B-R 1974-10-14 Queens,New York Ind2003-2003-      
Chris WebbP6-0 170 R-R 1979-01-12 Queens,New York Ind2001-2007-   Effingham County (Springfield,GA)Georgia, Armstrong Atl St  
Byron WhiteOF6-0 190 R-R 1990-02-01 Queens,New York NCAA2010-2010-   Christ the King (Flushing,NY)Bethune-Cookman U.  
Dan ZeffiroP6-3 175 R-R 1985-08-13 Queens,New York A+2007-2009-   Old Bridge (Old Bridge,NJ)Kean U.  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
Francis LewisQueens,NYPatriots

College and PRO Teams

QueensNew York-Penn LeagueA-
Queens CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2013Queens CollegeEast Coast ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2014Queens CollegeEast Coast ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2015Queens CollegeEast Coast ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2016Queens CollegeEast Coast ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2017Queens CollegeEast Coast ConferenceNCAA Div 2College
2000Queens KingsNew York-Penn LeagueA-Minor