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Ken Retzer was born in Wood River
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Total Players Listed5Major Leaguers2Active 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)
Mark BurrisOF-3B6-1 190 L-R 1953-10-30 Wood River,Illinois --
1971-12- 292-MIN
East Alton-Wood River Community (Wood River,IL)  
Steven HaugC6-0 185 R-R 1953-10-04 Wood River,Illinois AA1977-1977-
1971- 2-  40-CHN
East Alton-Wood River Community (Wood River,IL)  
Ken RetzerC6-0 185 L-R 1934-04-30 Wood River,Illinois MLB1961-19641961-1964
1954-   UDFA-CLE
  Central Missouri  
John StonehamOF5-9 168 L-R 1908-11-08 Wood River,Illinois MLB1933-19331933-1933     Washington U. in St. Louis  
Adam TylerP6-2 200 R-R 1984-02-03 Wood River,Illinois Ind2005-2006-     Indiana St, Lewis and Clark CC  

High Schools

High School NameLocationNickname
East Alton-Wood River CommunityWood River,ILOilers