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Total Players Listed45Major Leaguers5Active Players4
Active Players ListJordan Montgomery

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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)
Richard BarkleyP6-1 180 R-R 1981-08-06 Sumter,South Carolina A2000-2004-   Lakewood (Sumter,SC)Presbyterian Col  
Charlie BarnesP6-1 170 L-L 1995-10-01 Sumter,South Carolina A+2015-2019-
2017- 4- 106-MIN
Sumter (Sumter,SC)Clemson U.MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
Stephen BroomeP6-4 176 R-R 1983-03-22 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2003-2003-   Wilson Hall (Sumter,SC)South Carolina  
Allen CaldwellP5-11 170 L-L 1988-03-29 Sumter,South Carolina A+2007-2013-
2008-12- 355-KCA
Sumter (Sumter,SC)Spartanburg Methodist Col  
Bruce Caldwell2B5-11 180 L-R 1991-11-27 Sumter,South Carolina AAA2012-2019-
2012-15- 480-SLN
Sumter (Sumter,SC)Spartanburg Methodist ColMinorsMilwaukee Brewers (AA)
Tripp CappelmannIF5-9 190 R-R 1984-02-02 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2003-2006-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)The Citadel  
Tyler ChristmanP6-2 180 R-R 1989-08-26 Sumter,South Carolina Rk2009-2012-
2010-13- 408-SFN
Sumter (Sumter,SC)South Carolina-SumterFree Agent  
Chris EavesOF6-1 204 - 1983-06-23 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2004-2006-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)The Citadel  
Marcus EdmundsonP6-5 240 R-R 1978-01-26 Sumter,South Carolina Ind2001-2004-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)Limestone Col  
Chris ErmisP6-4 175 R-R 1970-03-07 Sumter,South Carolina Rk1991-1991-
  San Antonio Col, St. Mary's U.  
Paul Galloway3B5-11 185 R-R 1973-12-25 Sumter,South Carolina A-1993-1996-
1996-14- 402-SFN
Thomas Sumter (Dalzell,SC)Clemson U.  
Maleeke GibsonOF5-9 165 L-L 1994-02-20 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2013-2016-   Thomas Sumter (Dalzell,SC)Clemson U.  
Jordan HolladayIF6-0 223 R-R 1998-12-09 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2018-2019-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)South Carolina  
Tradd JamesOF5-9 185 - 1998-07-04 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2017-2019-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)Col. Charleston, Florence-Darlington Technical Col  
Curtis JohnsonP5-11 200 R-R 1986-05-01 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2007-2009-   Lakewood (Sumter,SC)South Carolina, Florence-Darlington Technical Col  
Richard Jones1B6-0 210 L-R 1988-01-31 Sumter,South Carolina A+2007-2012-
2009- 9- 290-CHN
Wilson Hall (Sumter,SC)The CitadelFree Agent  
Tim JonesIF5-10 172 L-R 1962-12-01 Sumter,South Carolina MLB1985-19951988-1993
1985- 2-  46-SLN
Sumter (Sumter,SC)The Citadel  
John Kennedy3B5-10 175 R-R 1926-10-12 Sumter,South Carolina MLB1957-19571957-1957      
William KinneyIF-P5-11 175 R-R 1996-- Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2015-2018-   Wilson Hall (Sumter,SC)The Citadel  
Paul Joseph KrouseP6-4 190 R-R 1995-- Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2014-2014-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)The Citadel  
Ray MackP6-1 163 B-R 1970-01-12 Sumter,South Carolina A1989-1995-
1989-25- 642-CHN
Sumter (Sumter,SC)  
Javon MartinIF5-10 180 R-R 1998-- Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2017-2019-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)Charleston So.U., Florence-Darlington Technical Col  
Wally MaynardP   - Sumter,South Carolina NCAA1992-1995-
1994-24- 656-FLO
Sumter (Sumter,SC)South Carolina  
Gilbert McCordSS5-9 165 R-R 1947-02-17 Sumter,South Carolina --
1968- 9- 192-CAL
Dwayne McCrayOF5-8 155 B-R 1975-03-16 Sumter,South Carolina --
1993-34- 942-LAN
Sumter (Sumter,SC)  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Jordan MontgomeryP6-3 215 L-L 1992-12-27 Sumter,South Carolina MLB2012-20182017-2018
2014- 4- 122-NYA
Sumter (Sumter,SC)South CarolinaDL-60New York Yankees (MLB)
Mark PipkinP6-2 240 R-R 1996-- Sumter,South Carolina --   Laurence Manning Academy (Manning,SC)The Citadel  
Matt PriceP6-2 215 R-R 1989-09-08 Sumter,South Carolina A+2009-2014-
2012- 7- 222-BAL
Sumter (Sumter,SC)South CarolinaFree Agent  
Bobby Richardson2B5-9 170 R-R 1935-08-19 Sumter,South Carolina MLB1955-19661955-1966   Edmunds (Sumter,SC)  
Jason RossOF5-11 191 R-L 1981-08-16 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2002-2002-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)South Carolina  
JP SearsP5-11 170 L-L 1996-02-19 Sumter,South Carolina A+2015-2019-
2017-11- 333-SEA
Wilson Hall (Sumter,SC)The CitadelMinorsNew York Yankees (A)
McLendon SearsIF-OF5-11 175 - 1998-12-16 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2019-2019-   Wilson Hall (Sumter,SC)Col. Charleston  
Patrick SextonP6-6 200 R-R 1975-09-09 Sumter,South Carolina Ind1996-2003-   Wilson Hall (Sumter,SC)South Carolina  
Zach SherrillIF6-3 210 R-R 1993-01-22 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2012-2015-   Wilson Hall (Sumter,SC)The Citadel  
Tyler SmithP6-3 205 R-R 1992-02-03 Sumter,South Carolina A+2012-2015-
2012-19- 606-TEX
Sumter (Sumter,SC)South Carolina-SumterFree Agent  
Will SmithP6-3 190 R-R 1994-12-07 Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2017-2018-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)Presbyterian Col, South Carolina-Sumter  
John SteferoC5-8 185 L-R 1959-09-22 Sumter,South Carolina MLB1979-19901983-1987
1979-   UDFA-BAL
Mount Saint Joseph (Baltimore,MD)Motlow St CC  
Lee TaborP6-2 175 L-L 1984-12-17 Sumter,South Carolina AAA2004-2011-   Manning (Manning,SC)Francis Marion U.  
Matt TalleyP6-6 175 L-L 1989-08-08 Sumter,South Carolina A+2008-2012-
2011-28- 866-ATL
Wilson Hall (Sumter,SC)The CitadelFree Agent  
Lathan ToddP5-10 170 R-R 2000-- Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2019-2019-   Lakewood (Sumter,SC)The Citadel  
Frank WardC6-0 183 R-R 1976-07-03 Sumter,South Carolina Ind1997-1998-     Western Carolina U.  
Jacob WatcherIF-P5-9 150 R-R 1996-- Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2015-2016-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)The Citadel  
Philip WatcherIF-P5-9 150 L-R 1996-- Sumter,South Carolina NCAA2015-2018-   Sumter (Sumter,SC)The Citadel, South Carolina-Aiken  
Ali WilliamsP6-2 185 R-R 1989-07-08 Sumter,South Carolina AA2008-2015-   Crestwood (Sumter,SC)Charleston So.U., South Carolina-SalkehatchieFree Agent  
Travis WitherspoonOF6-0 190 R-R 1989-04-16 Sumter,South Carolina AA2008-2018-
2009-12- 381-ANA
Sumter (Sumter,SC)Spartanburg Methodist ColFree Agent  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
SumterSumter,SCFighting Gamecocks
Wilson HallSumter,SCBarons

College and PRO Teams

SumterSouth Atlantic LeagueA
Morris CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA
University of South Carolina-SumterCollege BaseballNCAA

Player/Team Statistics

2017Morris CollegeNAIA IndependentNAIACollege
2018Morris CollegeNAIA IndependentNAIACollege
1985Sumter BravesSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1986Sumter BravesSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1987Sumter BravesSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1988Sumter BravesSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1989Sumter BravesSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1990Sumter BravesSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
1991Sumter FlyersSouth Atlantic LeagueAMinor
2017University of South Carolina-SumterCarolinas Junior College ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege
2018University of South Carolina-SumterCarolinas Junior College ConferenceJunior CollegeCollege

Ballparks and Stadiums

Stadium Name
Riley Park