2003 Peoria Chiefs Roster

Midwest League (MWL) - Class: A
Team Record: 65-73
Finished 6th in the MWL's West Division
Manager: Joe Cunningham (65-73)
Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals
Location: Peoria, Illinois
Ballpark: Dozer Park
Attendance: 246,370, Avg. 3,623 in 68 home dates
2003 Peoria Chiefs Statistics

The Peoria Chiefs of the Midwest League ended the 2003 season with a record of 65 wins and 73 losses, finishing sixth in the league's West Division.

The Chiefs scored 571 runs and conceded 558 runs. Reid Gorecki led Peoria with 15 home runs Travis Hanson drove in 78 runs and topped all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .277 average. Don Graves paced the team with 8 wins, while Josh Teekel recorded a 2.36 ERA, best among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Joe Girardi, Blake Hawksworth, Terry Evans, Andy Cavazos, Jason Motte, Brad Thompson, Reid Gorecki and Mike McCoy were all players from the 2003 Peoria Chiefs who played in the Majors during their careers.

Joe Cunningham served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Tyler AdamczykRRNovember 9, 19826'6"202Raleigh, NC US
Roberto BatistaRRMarch 10, 19826'1"195Guaymate, La Romana DO
Tim BelzRRApril 7, 19806'4"210Mineola, NY US
Buddy BlairLLJuly 2, 19816'1"205Tulsa, OK US
Kyle BoyerRRMarch 5, 19806'0"185Ogden, UT US
Jason BurchRROctober 15, 19826'5"215Wichita, KS US
Andy CavazosRRJanuary 5, 19816'3"225Freeport, TX US
Clint ChaunceyRRJanuary 1, 19816'1"192Jacksonville, FL US
Wilson CiprianRRNovember 14, 19825'11"160Villa Mella, Santo Domingo DO
Brandon DeJaynesRRSeptember 10, 19806'2"190Quincy, IL US
Erik DrownRRFebruary 21, 19806'2"200Boston, MA US
Tyler DurhamRROctober 8, 19796'0"190Fort Worth, TX US
Chad EhrnsbergerRRNovember 29, 19775'10"210Lima, OH US
Chris EickhorstRRDecember 29, 19796'3"200New Brunswick, NJ US
Jonathan EstesLRMay 13, 19806'4"210St. Louis, MO US
Terry EvansRRJanuary 19, 19826'4"210Dublin, GA US
Brian FlynnRRJune 27, 19796'1"205Westwood, NJ US
Jay GalbraithLLJuly 18, 19806'3"215White Plains, NY US
Andy GintherRRSeptember 22, 19806'1"195Willoughby, OH US
Joe GirardiRROctober 14, 19645'11"195Peoria, IL US
Reid GoreckiRRDecember 22, 19806'1"200Queens, NY US
Don GravesRRJanuary 3, 19816'4"205Columbia, MO US
Travis HansonLRJanuary 24, 19816'2"205Seattle, WA US
Blake HawksworthRRMarch 1, 19836'3"195North Vancouver, BC CA
Jutt HilemanRRJuly 13, 19816'1"180Harrisburg, PA US
Milko JaramilloSRJanuary 21, 19805'10"182Caracas, Distrito Federal VE
B. J. JordanLLApril 24, 19816'0"190Austin, TX US
Ben JulianelSLSeptember 4, 19796'2"200La Jolla, CA US
Mike KnowlesRRJuly 15, 19796'5"215Palatka, FL US
Will LaffertyRRApril 18, 19796'2"200Little Rock, AR US
Matt LemanczykRROctober 5, 19806'2"195Mission Viejo, CA US
Tim LemonRRSeptember 23, 19806'1"180Inglewood, CA US
Miguel MartinezRRSeptember 29, 19816'1"170Monte Cristi, Monte Cristi DO
Mike McCoyRRApril 2, 19815'9"180San Diego, CA US
Juan MejiaRRDecember 11, 19796'2"165Azua, Azua DO
Daylon MonetteSLJuly 24, 19816'3"205Whittier, CA US
Jason MotteRRJune 22, 19826'0"205Port Huron, MI US
Tyler ParkerRRMay 13, 19816'2"200Atlanta, GA US
Nick PlancichRRSeptember 12, 19786'2"190Torrance, CA US
Anthony RawsonLLJuly 31, 19805'10"180Kosciusko, MS US
Marcos RodriguezLLApril 7, 19836'1"210Barquisimeto, Lara VE
Joe RogersLLJuly 19, 19816'2"195Oklahoma City, OK US
Bob RunyonRRJune 9, 19806'2"200Newport News, VA US
Aaron RusselburgRROctober 17, 19796'4"215Owensboro, KY US
John SantorSRNovember 16, 19816'1"224Northridge, CA US
Rich ScalamandreRRAugust 20, 19805'11"195Brooklyn, NY US
Scott SchweitzerLLMay 4, 19806'2"235Fort Thomas, KY US
Josh TeekelRRSeptember 18, 19806'5"210Baton Rouge, LA US
Brad ThompsonRRJanuary 31, 19826'1"190Las Vegas, NV US
Chase VoshellRRMarch 29, 19796'2"180Cincinnati, OH US
Matt WilliamsRRMarch 24, 19796'1"210Bellflower, CA US

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.

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