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Saturday, January 21,1978

Saturday, January 21,1978

Baseball on this Date

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Based on data sourced from

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Births on this date
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player name pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years draft info colleges
Eric Absher of 6-0 190 R R 1978-01-21 Littleton,CO Indy -- 1999-2001
1997- 38-1146-MIA
Howard College, Wichita State
Brian Gillow p 6-0 190 L L 1978-01-21 Honesdale,PA Indy -- 2000-2001
Mickey McKee 1b-3b 6-0 185 R R 1978-01-21 Louth,EN A -- 1998-2002
2000- 32- 967-HOU
Josh Persell 1b 6-3 210 R R 1978-01-21 Sherman Oaks,CA College -- 1998-2001
Nestor Smith of 5-11 200 B R 1978-01-21 Maturin,VZ AA -- 1996-2006
Brad Tomco p 6-3 225 R R 1978-01-21 Bellefonte,PA Indy -- 2001-2001
Slippery Rock Pennsylvania
Brandon Wheeler p 6-3 175 R R 1978-01-21 Clearwater,FL -- -- --
1997- 39-1191-CLE
Hillsborough CC
Todd Wheeler p 5-11 160 L L 1978-01-21 Norwich,CT -- -- --
8 record(s)