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PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Jared AkinsOF6-3 195 L-R 1996-12-12 Glendale,California A2015-2018-
2017-13- 376-MIN
De La Salle (Concord,CA)Fresno St, Glendale CCMinorsMinnesota Twins (Rk)
Kim Andrew2B5-10 160 R-R 1953-11-14 Glendale,California MLB1975-19771975-1975
1971-31- 689-LAN
James Monroe (North Hills,CA)  
David BairP6-3 230 L-L 1981-02-03 Glendale,California --   Merced (Merced,CA)Fresno St, Merced Col  
Donnie BairP6-3 214 R-L 1981-02-03 Glendale,California --
Merced (Merced,CA)Fresno St, UL Lafayette, Merced Col  
Mark BallingerP6-6 205 R-R 1949-01-31 Glendale,California MLB1971-19791971-1971
1967- 2-  31-CLE
Thousand Oaks (Thousand Oaks,CA)  
Kyle BarrattIF6-4 210 R-R 1984-12-10 Glendale,California NCAA2004-2007-   Crescenta Valley (La Crescenta,CA)California-Riverside  
Raul BarronP6-0 170 B-R 1986-04-04 Glendale,California AAA2006-2017-
2006-30- 900-TOR
Castle Park (Chula Vista,CA)Pasadena City Col  
Brian Bistagne2B5-11 175 R-R 1987-10-13 Glendale,California RK2009-2017-   St. Francis (La Canada,CA)Lee U.  
Joe BitkerP6-1 175 R-R 1964-02-12 Glendale,California MLB1984-19911990-1991
1984- 6- 137-MIN
Ponderosa (Shingle Springs,CA)Sacramento City Col  
Bill BonhamP6-3 195 R-R 1948-10-01 Glendale,California MLB1970-19821971-1980
1968-31- 695-BAL
Francis Poly (Sun Valley,CA)Los Angeles Valley Col, UCLA  
Mitchell BowenP6-5 225 R-R 1972-10-24 Glendale,California A+1993-1997-
St. Francis (La Canada,CA)Col. the Canyons  
Ryan Brown1B6-4 235 L-R 1982-10-17 Glendale,California RK2002-2009-     California-Irvine  
John ButcherP6-4 190 R-R 1957-03-08 Glendale,California MLB1977-19861980-1986
1977- 1-   5-HOU
Sahuaro (Tucson,AZ)Yavapai Col  
Matt BywaterP6-2 180 L-L 1989-06-15 Glendale,California AA2011-2016-
2010- 7- 208-BAL
Thousand Oaks (Thousand Oaks,CA)Pepperdine U.Free Agent  
Edmund CalderonP6-2 200 R-R 1966-11-22 Glendale,California A-1988-1989-   Canyon (Anaheim,CA)Jackson St  
Sako Chapjian3B6-0 195 R-R 1990-04-11 Glendale,California Ind2011-2015-
Hoover (Glendale,CA)Glendale CC, Lewis-Clark St  
Casey Cheshier3B6-3 190 R-R 1976-07-13 Glendale,California A-1998-1998-
Highland (Palmdale,CA)San Jose St, Cal St Northridge  
Chris ColarossiUT5-10 181 R-R 1996-05-27 Glendale,California NCAA2015-2018-   Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks,CA)San Diego, Glendale CC, Reedley Col  
Matt CooperOF5-8 175 R-R 1983-12-08 Glendale,California NCAA2003-2006-   Dana Hills (Dana Point,CA)Cal Poly, Golden West Col  
Tim Corcoran1B-OF5-11 175 L-L 1953-03-19 Glendale,California MLB1974-19881977-1986
1974-   UDFA-DET
Northview (Covina,CA)Cal St Los Angeles  
J.R. CortezIF6-1 195 R-R 1981-03-17 Glendale,California AA2003-2005-   St. Francis (La Canada,CA)California Lutheran U., Occidental Col  
Tito CruzC5-10 205 R-R 1984-08-28 Glendale,California A-2003-2006-
Hoover (Glendale,CA)Long Beach St  
Rex De la NuezOF5-10 170 R-R 1968-01-07 Glendale,California AA1989-1998-
1989-22- 581-MIN
Hoover (Glendale,CA)Cal St Los Angeles  
David DeCordovaP6-2 200 L-L 1962-01-28 Glendale,California A+1985-1987-
1985-14- 358-SLN
San Gorgonio (San Bernardino,CA)California-San Diego  
Bob Dillinger3B5-11 170 R-R 1918-09-17 Glendale,California MLB1946-19511946-1951   Glendale (Glendale,CA)Idaho  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Lance EvansOF6-0 185 R-R 1973-11-21 Glendale,California Ind1996-1996-     Glendale CC  
Joe FedericoOF6-1 190 L-L 1965-08-08 Glendale,California AA1988-1991-
1988-30- 782-SLN
Temple City (Temple City,CA)Glendale CC, Nebraska  
Louis FioreP6-1 173 R-R 1947-- Glendale,California --
1965-15- 293-SLN
Glendale (Glendale,CA)  
Rick Gallagher1B6-3 185 L-L 1947-- Glendale,California --
1969-21- 498-SFN
Glendale (Glendale,CA)Cal Poly Pomona, Glendale CC, UCLA  
Rene GarciaP6-0 160 L-L 1967-08-08 Glendale,California A+1985-1987-
1985- 7- 168-LAN
Hoover (Glendale,CA)  
Jeffrey Geach2B5-11 160 R-R 1950-11-06 Glendale,California AAA1977-1978-
1969- 2-  39-ATL
Del Campo (Fair Oaks,CA)American River Col  
Mike GrangerSS6-0 175 B-R 1980-09-28 Glendale,California Ind2002-2005-   Hart (Newhall,CA)California-Davis  
Adonis HarrisonSS5-9 160 L-R 1976-09-28 Glendale,California AAA1995-2006-
1994-24- 665-SEA
Muir (Pasadena,CA)  
John HayOF5-10 190 R-R 1987-11-25 Glendale,California NCAA2007-2010-
Canyon (Canyon Country,CA)Col. the Canyons, Chico St  
Dakota HernandezC6-2 200 R-R 1992-09-10 Glendale,California NCAA2012-2016-   West Ranch (Valencia,CA)Brigham Young U., Cal St Los Angeles  
Steve HertzCOACH   - 1950-10-30 Glendale,California NCAA1971-1971-     Gonzaga U.  
Brandon HigelinP6-0 195 L-L 1983-04-08 Glendale,California A+2002-2008-
2005-28- 848-SDN
Crescenta Valley (La Crescenta,CA)Cal St Los Angeles  
Joe HillmanOF6-3 200 R-R 1966-08-12 Glendale,California A+1988-1989-
1988-25- 645-OAK
Hoover (Glendale,CA)Indiana U.  
Andy IsomOF5-11 170 R-R 1991-- Glendale,California NCAA2010-2015-   Provo (Provo,UT)Brigham Young U.  
Bob JamesP6-4 230 R-R 1958-08-15 Glendale,California MLB1976-19871978-1987
1976- 1-   9-MON
Verdugo Hills (Tujunga,CA)  
Thomas KellerC-1B6-3 210 L-R 1973-06-12 Glendale,California Ind1996-1996-      
Gordon KnutsonP5-9 180 L-L 1945-02-08 Glendale,California --
1965-16- 305-PHI
Glendale (Glendale,CA)  
Kris KriseP6-6 215 R-R 1984-02-01 Glendale,California RK2005-2007-
2005-12- 376-LAN
Crescenta Valley (La Crescenta,CA)California-Irvine, Chico St  
Mike KunesP6-2 210 L-L 1981-09-16 Glendale,California A-2003-2004-
2003-23- 693-SFN
Chatsworth (Chatsworth,CA)UCLA  
Tae KwonP6-4 215 R-R 1986-03-06 Glendale,California --
2005-31- 938-SDN
Hoover (Glendale,CA)East Los Angeles Col  
Mike LaCossP6-4 200 R-R 1956-05-30 Glendale,California MLB1974-19921978-1991
1974- 3-  71-CIN
Mount Whitney (Visalia,CA)  
Ray LambP6-1 175 R-R 1944-12-28 Glendale,California MLB1966-19731969-1973
1966-40- 732-LAN
Hoover (Glendale,CA)USC  
Taber LeeSS6-1 180 B-R 1980-10-18 Glendale,California AAA2000-2007-
2002- 3-  73-PIT
Capital (Olympia,WA)San Diego St  
Mike LieberthalC6-0 190 R-R 1972-01-18 Glendale,California MLB1990-20071994-2007
1990- 1-   3-PHI
Westlake (Westlake Village,CA)  
Kevin MacDonaldIF6-1 200 R-R 1988-- Glendale,California NCAA2007-2010-   Palm Desert (Palm Desert,CA)Hawaii  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Mike MagnanteP6-1 185 L-L 1965-06-17 Glendale,California MLB1988-20021991-2002
1988-11- 283-KCA
John Burroughs (Burbank,CA)UCLA  
Jason MarquezP6-3 215 - 1994-05-25 Glendale,California --   Glendale (Glendale,CA)Maryland-Eastern Shore, Pasadena City Col  
Brandon McCarthyP6-7 180 R-R 1983-07-07 Glendale,California MLB2002-20182005-2018
2002-17- 510-CHA
Cheyenne Mountain (Colorado Springs,CO)Lamar CCFree Agent  
Mark McCauleyIF5-11 175 R-R 1981-12-05 Glendale,California NCAA2002-2004-   Crescenta Valley (La Crescenta,CA)Cal St Northridge, Los Angeles CC, USC  
Tom McGeeC5-11 205 R-R 1975-01-29 Glendale,California AAA1996-2005-     California Lutheran U.  
Aaron McGuinnessSS5-11 170 R-R 1985-04-29 Glendale,California NCAA2004-2007-   Crescenta Valley (La Crescenta,CA)Gonzaga U.  
Chuck McMichaelP5-10 187 L-L 1957-- Glendale,California A1980-1981-
1975-10- 222-NYN
Hoover (Glendale,CA)  
Jesse MeauxP6-4 210 R-R 1989-08-08 Glendale,California A2011-2013-
2011-19- 588-COL
Glendale (Glendale,CA)California-Santa BarbaraFree Agent  
Brian MoonIF6-2 190 B-R 1988-- Glendale,California NCAA2007-2011-   Hoover (Glendale,CA)Stanford U., Cal St Los Angeles  
Daniel MorrisOF-P   L-L Glendale,California NCAA1985-1985-
1982-21- 532-SFN
Hoover (Glendale,CA)Gonzaga U.  
Tyler MorrisonP6-0 200 R-R 1985-05-01 Glendale,California RK2003-2005-
2003-10- 279-MIL
Glendora (Glendora,CA)  
Tony MotaOF6-1 170 B-R 1977-10-31 Glendale,California AAA1996-2006-
1995-17- 471-LAN
Miami Springs (Miami Springs,FL)  
Bob NaberOF6-2 185 R-R 1963-- Glendale,California A+1982-1984-      
Rick NitzP6-2 170 R-R 1952-06-05 Glendale,California AAA1977-1978-
1970- 4-  82-LAN
Hoover (Glendale,CA)  
Rick OdekirkP5-10 175 L-L 1957-11-15 Glendale,California AAA1979-1992-
1979-17- 245-MIL
Glendale (Glendale,CA)USC, Glendale CC  
David Olmedo-BarreraSS 6-1 170 L-R 1994-06-22 Glendale,California A+2013-2018-
2015-12- 358-TBA
St. Francis (Mountain View,CA)Cal St FullertonRestrictedTampa Bay Rays (A+)
Erik PetersonIF6-1 190 R-R 1957-09-09 Glendale,California AA1979-1984-   Harbor (Santa Cruz,CA)Cal Poly  
Ricky Pijuan1B6-1 210 L-L 1982-07-06 Glendale,California RK2003-2003-   South Hills (West Covina,CA)  
Lyndon PooleOF6-1 190 R-R 1986-08-30 Glendale,California AAA2005-2012-   J.W North (Riverside,CA)Palomar Col  
Chris ProvenzanoOF-C6-1 185 R-R 1989-08-06 Glendale,California NCAA2008-2009-   St. Francis (La Canada,CA)Villanova U.  
Spiro PsaltisP6-3 195 L-L 1960-09-17 Glendale,California AA1981-1985-   Glendale (Glendale,CA)USC  
Scott RadinskyP6-3 215 L-L 1968-03-03 Glendale,California MLB1986-20021990-2001
1986- 3-  75-CHA
Simi Valley (Simi Valley,CA)  
Pete RedfernP6-2 195 R-R 1954-08-25 Glendale,California MLB1976-19831976-1982
1976- 1-   1-MIN
Sylmar (Sylmar,CA)USC  
Archie ReynoldsP6-2 205 R-R 1946-01-03 Glendale,California MLB1968-19721968-1972
1966-38- 703-CHN
John Tyler (Tyler,TX)Paris Junior Col  
Rick RichP6-0 165 R-R 1954-05-24 Glendale,California --
1973-19- 441-KCA
Loara (Anaheim,CA)  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Wally RitchieP6-2 180 L-L 1965-07-12 Glendale,California MLB1985-19981987-1992
1985- 4-  96-PHI
Hoover (Glendale,CA)Brigham Young U., Glendale CC  
P.J. RouseyP6-0 190 R-R 1985-11-26 Glendale,California --   Crescenta Valley (La Crescenta,CA)Cal St Northridge  
Greg RussellP6-8 245 R-R 1982-06-13 Glendale,California Ind2004-2004-   Hoover (Glendale,CA)Wake Forest U., Cincinnati  
Henry SchelbOF6-1 180 R-R 1973-01-10 Glendale,California Ind1994-1998-   Redondo Union (Redondo Beach,CA)Upper Iowa U.  
Evan ShahakOF5-11 196 R-R 1982-07-03 Glendale,California NCAA2003-2005-   Arcadia (Arcadia,CA)Texas Tech U., Glendale CC, Loyola Marymount U.  
Chris SheldonOF6-2 190 R-R 1977-03-13 Glendale,California --
Glendale (Glendale,CA)  
Errol SimonitschP6-4 225 L-L 1982-08-24 Glendale,California AA2003-2008-
2003- 6- 178-MIN
St. Francis (La Canada,CA)Gonzaga U.  
Evan SimonitschOF6-2 185 R-R 1989-02-02 Glendale,California NCAA2009-2011-   St. Francis (La Canada,CA)Loyola Marymount U.  
John SmithIF6-2 200 R-R 1960-01-09 Glendale,California A1981-1982-      
Ray SmithC6-1 185 R-R 1955-09-18 Glendale,California MLB1977-19861981-1983
1973-22- 507-CAL
Lincoln (San Diego,CA)  
Don SpareSS6-0 180 R-R 1950-10-27 Glendale,California --
1972-30- 667-KCA
  Chapman U., Whittier Col  
Kurt StillwellSS-2B5-11 175 B-R 1965-06-04 Glendale,California MLB1983-19961986-1996
1983- 1-   2-CIN
Thousand Oaks (Thousand Oaks,CA)  
Jon StraussC5-11 185 R-R 1972-11-06 Glendale,California A-1994-1994-   Glendale (Glendale,CA)Long Beach St  
Erik SuarezC-1B5-11 205 R-R 1991-02-09 Glendale,California NCAA2011-2013-   John Burroughs (Burbank,CA)New Mexico, Glendale CC  
Darrell SutherlandP6-4 169 R-R 1941-11-14 Glendale,California MLB1964-19681964-1968
1963-   UDFA-PHI
Glendale (Glendale,CA)Stanford U.  
Gary Sutherland2B-SS6-0 185 R-R 1944-09-27 Glendale,California MLB1965-19781966-1978
1964-   UDFA-PHI
Glendale (Glendale,CA)USC  
Ryan Tinkham1B-C6-5 205 R-R 1992-12-22 Glendale,California NCAA2013-2016-   Royal (Simi Valley,CA)Wichita St, Oxnard Col  
Phil TognettiP6-1 200 R-R 1983-02-28 Glendale,California Ind2007-2007-   Hart (Newhall,CA)Michigan  
Mathew TroupeP6-2 189 R-R 1992-09-15 Glendale,California --
2011-17- 539-NYA
Chaminade Prep (West Hills,CA)Arizona, Cal St Northridge  
Tei VanderfordP6-1 205 R-R 1994-05-10 Glendale,California NCAA2013-2013-   St. Francis (La Canada,CA)Tennessee, Glendale CC, Cal St Northridge  
Bill VossOF6-2 160 L-L 1943-10-31 Glendale,California MLB1964-19721965-1972
1964-   UDFA-DET
Sam VranjesC6-1 210 R-R 1967-12-26 Glendale,California A+1989-1991-
St. Francis (Mountain View,CA)USC  
Glenn WilliamsOF6-0 190 R-R 1954-07-15 Glendale,California A1976-1977-
1976-17- 396-TEX
Los Gatos (Los Gatos,CA)San Jose St  
Chris WilsonOF6-2 205 L-L 1985-10-11 Glendale,California NCAA2005-2005-   Damien (La Verne,CA)Centenary Col  
Bill WordenC5-11 205 R-R 1959-09-16 Glendale,California AA1980-1986-
1981-19- 470-CAL
Hoover (Glendale,CA)Mission Col, Stanford U.  
PlayerPositHt Wt B-T BornDate Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationHigh SchoolCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Gregg ZaunC5-10 190 B-R 1971-04-14 Glendale,California MLB1990-20101995-2010
1989-17- 427-BAL
St. Francis (La Canada,CA)  

High Schools

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College and PRO Teams

Glendale Community CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA
Glendale Community CollegeCollege BaseballNCAA

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