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Norm Bass was born in Laurel
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Total Players Listed28Major Leaguers6Active 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)
Swan AustinP6-2 210 R-R 1976-10-31 Laurel,Mississippi Ind1995-1998-
1995-22- 597-FLO
Douglasville (Douglasville,GA)  
Quinn AxtonC5-11 185 R-R 1987-- Laurel,Mississippi NCAA2008-2009-   West Jones (Laurel,MS)Mississippi Valley St, Jones County Junior Col  
Norm BassP6-3 205 R-R 1939-01-21 Laurel,Mississippi MLB1961-19631961-1963
1958-   UDFA-KC1
Vallejo (Vallejo,CA)Pacific  
Howard BeardOF6-2 190 R-R 1978-12-07 Laurel,Mississippi --
1997-20- 606-FLO
Laurel (Laurel,MS)  
Chad ChristianP6-4 184 L-L 1980-02-09 Laurel,Mississippi --
Northeast Jones (Laurel,MS)So.Mississippi  
Cory DueittP6-0 212 R-R 1982-08-16 Laurel,Mississippi A+2001-2006-   Hoover (Hoover,AL)Auburn U.  
Mandell EcholsOF6-2 190 R-R 1971-11-16 Laurel,Mississippi A-1995-1997-
Bassfield (Bassfield,MS)William Carey U.  
Rod Gilbreath2B-3B6-2 185 R-R 1952-09-24 Laurel,Mississippi MLB1970-19801972-1978
1970- 3-  69-ATL
Laurel (Laurel,MS)  
Mack HarrisonSS-2B5-11 175 B-R 1954-10-09 Laurel,Mississippi AAA1977-1980-
1973- 6- 143-OAK
Laurel (Laurel,MS)  
DeMarcus HendersonSS5-10 160 R-R 1991-12-23 Laurel,Mississippi NCAA2011-2014-
Wayne County (Waynesboro,MS)Mississippi St  
Timothy JordanP6-3 195 R-R 1996-- Laurel,Mississippi NCAA2015-2017-   West Jones (Laurel,MS)Louisiana Tech U., Hinds CC  
Brooks LewisC5-9 190 R-R 1986-06-05 Laurel,Mississippi NCAA2001-2009-   Heidelberg Academy (Heidelberg,MS)Mississippi St, Lipscomb U.  
Brady McBrideP-1B6-4 220 L-L 1993-04-22 Laurel,Mississippi NCAA2013-2015-   Northeast Jones (Laurel,MS)Mississippi Valley St, East Central CC  
Tyler MooreLF-1B6-1 209 R-R 1987-01-30 Laurel,Mississippi MLB2007-20172012-2017
2008-16- 481-WAS
Northwest Rankin (Brandon,MS)Mississippi St, Meridian CCFree Agent  
Adrian MyersOF5-10 175 R-R 1975-05-10 Laurel,Mississippi AAA1996-2003-
1996-21- 623-TEX
  William Carey U.  
Kent NicarP   - 1957-- Laurel,Mississippi --
1975-11- 259-NYA
Morgan City (Laurel,MS)  
Ted Nicholson3B6-4 197 R-R 1951-- Laurel,Mississippi --
1969- 1-   3-CHA
Oak Park (Laurel,MS)  
Jack Pierce1B6-0 210 L-R 1948-06-02 Laurel,Mississippi MLB1973-19791973-1975
1970- 2-  46-ATL
San Jose (San Jose,CA)San Jose City Col  
Jay ReevesP6-0 185 R-R 1961-09-20 Laurel,Mississippi Rk1983-1983-
1983- 2-  45-ATL
Laurel (Laurel,MS)Pearl River CC, Chipola Col  
Grant Sharpe1B6-4 215 L-R 1977-12-04 Laurel,Mississippi A1996-1997-
1996- 5- 153-CLE
Laurel (Laurel,MS)  
Wes SmileyP6-1 217 R-R 1981-07-21 Laurel,Mississippi A+2005-2006-   The Woodlands (The Woodlands,TX)Houston Baptist U.  
Zach Tisdale2B6-2 190 R-R 1988-- Laurel,Mississippi NCAA2009-2011-   Petal (Petal,MS)Nicholls St, Pearl River CC  
Deion Ulmer2B5-9 170 R-R 1994-07-18 Laurel,Mississippi Rk2013-2015-
2014-26- 789-LAN
Laurel (Laurel,MS)Holmes CC, East Central CCFree Agent  
Jermaine Van BurenP6-1 220 R-R 1980-07-02 Laurel,Mississippi MLB1998-20102005-2006
1998- 2-  60-COL
Hattiesburg (Hattiesburg,MS)  
Fred WaltersC6-1 210 R-R 1912-09-04 Laurel,Mississippi MLB1945-19451945-1945     Mississippi St  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Darren WelchC6-1 210 R-R 1978-11-04 Laurel,Mississippi NCAA1999-2002-   West Jones (Laurel,MS)Louisiana St, So.Mississippi  
Geoff WilliamsonP6-3 170 R-R 1976-04-16 Laurel,Mississippi --
West Jones (Laurel,MS)  
Jonathan YerbyIF-C6-3 220 R-R 1986-03-07 Laurel,Mississippi NCAA2005-2009-   Winnfield (Winnfield,LA)Louisiana Tech U., Central Arkansas, Hutchinson CC  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
LaurelLaurel,MSGolden Tornadoes
Morgan CityLaurel,MS-
Northeast JonesLaurel,MSTigers
Oak ParkLaurel,MS-
West JonesLaurel,MSMustangs