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Chiefs in MLB

Chiefs in the Majors
Player Chiefs MLB Teams Acquired
Rosscup, Zac 2012 9/3/13 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs Trade from TB (11)
Adduci, Jim 2007 9/1/13 - PRESENT Texas Rangers Trade from Fla (06)
Watkins, Logan 2010 8/04/13 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs 21st Round 2008
Lake, Junior 2009 7/18/13 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs 2007 Free Agent (DR)
Vitters, Josh 2008-09 8/05/12 - 10/3/12 Chicago Cubs 1st Round 2007
Jackson, Brett 2009 8/05/12 - 10/3/12 Chicago Cubs 1st Round 2009
Cabrera, Alberto 2008-09 8/02/12 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs 2005 Free Agent (DR)
Beliveau, Jeff 2009 7/22/12 - PRESENT Cubs, Rays 18th Round 2008
Downs, Darin 2005 7/3/12 - PRESENT Detroit Tigers 5th Round 2003
Archer, Chris 2009 6/20/12 - PRESENT Tampa Bay Rays 2008 Trade (CLE)
Lalli, Blake 2008-10 5/18/12 - PRESENT Cubs, Brewers Free Agent 2006
Parker, Blake 2008 5/17/12 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs 16th Round 2006
Pomeranz, Stu 2004 5/7/12 - 5/25/12 Baltimore Orioles 2nd Round 2003
Flaherty, Ryan 2009 4/7/12 - PRESENT Baltimore Orioles 1st Round (Supp) 2008
Gonzalez, Marwin 2007 4/06/12 - PRESENT Houston Astros NDFA 2005 (DR)
Dolis, Rafael 2007 9/26/11 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs 2004 NDFA (DR)
Canzler, Russ 2007 9/15/11 - 10/3/12 Rays, INdians 30th Round 2004
Hamren, Erik 2009 8/01/11 - 9/25/11 San Diego Padres 17th Round 2008
Chirinos, Robinson 2006 7/18/11 - PRESENT Rays, Rangers NDFA 2002 (DR)
Carpenter, Chris 2009 6/14/11 - 10/3/12 CHC, Boston 3rd Round 2008
Harrison, Josh 2008-09 5/30/11 - PRESENT Pittsburgh Pirates 6th Round 2008
LeMahieu, DJ 2009 5/30/11 - PRESENT CHC, Colorado 2nd Round 2009
Campana, Tony 2009 5/17/11 - PRESENT CHC, Diamondbacks 13th Round 2008
Guyer, Brandon 2008 5/06/11 - 5/12/12 Tampa Bay Rays 8th Round 2007
Alburquerque, Al 2007 4/15/11 - PRESENT Detroit Tigers NDFA (DR)
Ceda, Jose 2007 9/06/10 - 9/24/11 Florida Marlins 2006 Trade (SD)
Mendez, Adalberto 2005 9/06/10 - 10/01/10 Florida Marlins NDFA (DR)
Barney, Darwin 2007 8/12/10 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs 4th Round 2007
Castillo, Welington 2007 8/11/10 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs NDFA 2005 (DR)
Mateo, Marcos 2008 8/09/10 - 7/04/11 Chicago Cubs 2007 Trade (CIN)
Coleman, Casey 2008 8/02/10 - 7/31/12 Chicago Cubs 15th Round 2008
Donaldson, Josh 2008 4/30/10 - PRESENT Oakland Athletics 2nd Round 2007
Russell, James 2007 4/05/10 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs 4th Round 2007
Pagnozzi, Matt 2004 9/29/09 - PRESENT St. Louis, Colorado, Pittsburgh, Houston 8th Round 2003
McCoy, Mike 2003-04 9/10/09 - 10/3/12 Colorado, Toronto 34th Round 2002
Gorecki, Reid 2003 8/19/09 - 10/4/09 Atlanta Braves 13th Round 2002
Berg, Justin 2005 8/13/09 - 5/25/11 Chicago Cubs 2005 Trade (NYY)
Atkins, Mitch 2006 7/29/09 - 7/17/11 CHC, Baltimore 7th Round 2004
Hoffpauir, Jarrett 2004 7/03/09 - 10/3/10 St. Louis, Toronto 6th Round 2004
Hawksworth, Blake 2003 6/06/09 - 9/27/11 St. Louis, LA Dodgers 28th Round 2001
Veal, Donnie 2006 4/07/09 - PRESENT Pitt, CWS 2nd Round 2005
Motte, Jason 2003 9/03/08 - PRESENT St. Louis Cardinals 19th Round 2003
Lambert, Chris 2004 8/26/08 - 9/27/09 DET, BAL 1st Round (19) 2004
Montanez, Luis 2005 8/05/08 - 9/28/11 Baltimore, CHC 1st Round (3) 2000
Samardzija, Jeff 2006 7/25/08 - PRESENT Chicago Cubs 5th Round 2006
Worrell, Mark 2004 6/03/08 - 7/24/11 STL, SD, BAL 12th Round 2004
Mather, Joe 2004 5/30/08 - 10/1/12 St. Louis, Atlanta, CHC 3rd Round 2001
Parisi, Mike 2004 5/05/08 - 6/26/08 St. Louis Cardinals 9th Round 2004
McClellan, Kyle 2004 4/01/08 - PRESENT St. Louis, Texas 25th Round 2002
Blevins, Jerry 2005 9/16/07 - PRESENT Oakland Athletics 17th Round 2004
Barton, Daric 2004 9/10/07 - PRESENT Oakland Athletics 1st Round (28) 2003
Gallagher, Sean 2005 6/09/07 - 10/3/10 CHC, Oak, SD, Pit 12th Round 2004
Fuld, Sam 2005 9/05/07 - PRESENT CHC, TB 10th Round 2004
Ankiel, Rick 1998 8/09/07 - 8/18/12 STL, KC, Atl, Was, Hou, NYM 2nd Round (72) 1997
Patterson, Eric 2005 8/06/07 - 6/08/11 CHC, Oak, Bos, SD 8th Round 2004
Evans, Terry 2003-04 6/17/07 - 4/09/10 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 47th Round 2001
Doyne, Cory 2004* 6/16/07 - 8/02/07 Baltimore Orioles 2004 FA (Hou)
Cavazos, Andy 2003 6/07/07 - 9/24/07 St. Louis Cardinals Rule V Draft 2002 (TEX)
Ryan, Brendan 2004 6/02/07 - PRESENT St. Louis, Seattle, NYY 7th Round 2003
Dove, Dennis 2004 4/30/07 - 5/05/07 St. Louis Cardinals 3rd Round 2003
Nelson, John 2002 9/07/06 - 10/01/06 St. Louis Cardinals 8th Round 2001
Narveson, Chris 2001-02 9/08/06 - PRESENT STL, Mil 2nd Round (53) 2000
Kinney, Josh 2001 7/03/06 - 10/1/12 STL, CWS, Sea NDFA 2001 (IND)
Alfonzo, Eliezer 2000 6/03/06 - 9/13/11 SF, SD, Sea, Col NDFA 1996 (VZ)
Duncan, Chris 2000-02 9/10/05 - 7/20/09 St. Louis Cardinals 1st Round (46) 1999
Johnson, Tyler 2001-02 9/06/05 - 9/30/07 St. Louis Cardinals 34th Round 2000
Gall, John  2001 7/26/05 - 5/17/07 Stl, Fla 11th Round 2000
Johnson, Ben 2000 6/26/05 - 6/10/07 SD, NYM 4th Round 1999
Stemle, Steve 1999 5/26/05 - 4/16/06 Kansas City Royals 5th Round 1998
Thompson, Brad 2003 5/08/05 - 6/2/10 STL, KC 16th Round 2002
Cali, Carmen 2001-02 9/08/04 - 9/16/07 STL, Min 10th Round 2000
Molina, Yadier 2002 6/03/04 - PRESENT St. Louis Cardinals 4th Round 2001
Haren, Danny 2002 6/30/03 - PRESENT STL, Oak, Ari, LAA, Was 2nd Round 2001
Walrond, Les 1999 6/08/03 - 9/28/08 KC, CHC, Phi 13th Round 1998
Snead, Esix 1999 9/03/02 - 5/21/04 New York Mets 18th Round 1998
Crisp, Coco 2000 8/15/02 - PRESENT Cle, Bos, KC, Oak 7th Round 1999
Leon, Jose 1997 6/16/02 - 9/26/04 Baltimore Orioles 22nd Round 1994 (PR)
Smith, Bud 1999 6/10/02 - 7/19/02 St. Louis Cardinals 4th Round 1998
Crudale, Mike 2000 4/10/02 - 9/23/03 STL, Mil 24th Round 1999
Ortega, William 1998 9/07/01 - 9/28/01 St. Louis Cardinals NDFA 1997 (Cuba)
Butler, Brent 1997 7/04/01 - 6/19/03 Colorado Rockies 3rd Round 1996
Karnuth, Jason 1997 4/20/01 - 9/28/05 STL, Det 8th Round 1997
Wilson, Jack 1999 4/03/01 - 7/13/12 Pit, Sea, Atl 9th Round 1998
Pujols, Albert 2000 4/02/01 - PRESENT St. Louis, LA Angels 13th Round 1999
Saturria, Luis 1997 9/11/00 - 10/5/01 St. Louis Cardinals NDFA 1994 (DR)
Reames, Britt 1996 8/20/00 - 8/27/06 STL, Mon, Oak, Pit 17th Round 1995
McDonald, Keith 1995 7/04/00 - 9/28/01 St. Louis Cardinals 24th Round 1994
Cabrera, Alex 1994 6/26/00 - 9/30/00 Arizona Diamondbacks NDFA 1991 (VZ)
DeWitt, Matt 1997 6/20/00 - 5/2/02 Tor, SD 10th Round 1995
Rodriguez, Jose 1998-99 5/18/00 - 7/13/02 STL, Min 24th Round 1997
Ozuna, Pablo 1998 4/23/00 - 9/28/08 Fla, Col, CHW, LA NDFA 1996 (DR)
Stechschulte, Gene 1998 4/20/00 - 6/30/02 St. Louis Cardinals NDFA 1996
Brunette, Justin 1999 4/13/00 - 5/12/00 St. Louis Cardinals 20th Round 1997
Dale, Carl 1995 9/07/99 - 9/26/99 Milwaukee Brewers 2nd Round (53) 1994
Molina, Jose 1994 9/06/99 - PRESENT CHC, Ana, NYY, Tor, TB 14th Round 1993 (PR)
Ankiel, Rick 1998 8/23/99 - 10/01/04 St. Louis Cardinals 2nd Round (72) 1997
Almanza, Armando 1996 7/29/99 - 7/20/05 Fla, Atl, Ari 21st Round 1993
Porter, Bo 1994 5/09/99 - 8/07/01 CHC, Oak, Tex 40th Round 1993
Robinson, Kerry 1996 9/22/98 - 6/17/06 TB, Cin, Stl, SD, KC 34th Round 1995
Jimenez, Jose 1996 9/09/98 - 7/05/04 STL, Col, Cle NDFA 1991 (DR)
Glauber, Keith 1996 9/08/98 - 9/24/00 Cincinnati Reds 42nd Round 1994
Polanco, Placido 1995 7/03/98 - PRESENT STL, Phi, Det 19th Round 1994 
Steenstra, Kennie 1992 5/21/98 - 6/07/98 Chicago Cubs 12th Round 1992
Stein, Blake 1995 5/10/98 - 9/08/02 Oak, KC 6th Round 1994
Politte, Cliff 1996 4/02/98 - 7/15/06 STL, Phi, Tor, CHW 54th Round 1995
Gonzalez, Jeremi 1994 5/27/97 - 9/26/06 CHC, TB, Bos, NYM, Mil NDFA 1991 (VZ)
Raggio, Brady 1995 4/15/97 - 7/12/03 STL, Ari 20th Round 1992
Orie, Kevin 1993 4/01/97 - 9/26/02 CHC, Fla, CHC 1st Round (29) 1993
Wallace, Derek 1992 8/13/96 - 9/04/99 NYM, KC 1st Round (11) 1992
Brown, Brant 1992 6/15/96 - 8/29/00 CHC, Pit, Fla, CHC 3rd Round 1992
Telemaco, Amaury 1992-93 5/16/96 - 6/01/05 CHC, Ari, Phi NDFA 1991 (DR)
Jennings, Robin 1993 4/18/96 - 10/07/01 CHC, Oak, Col, Cin 33rd Round 1991
Franco, Matt 1989-90 9/06/95 - 9/27/93 CHC, NYM, Atl 7th Round 1987
Swartzbaugh, David 1990-91 9/03/95 - 4/22/97 Chicago Cubs 9th Round 1989
Rivera, Roberto 1994 9/03/95 - 5/05/99 CHC, SD Free Agent 1993 (CLE)
Adams, Terry 1992 8/10/95 -5/23/05 CHC, LA, Phi, Tor, Bos, Phi 4th Round 1991
Van Burkleo, Ty 1984 7/28/93 - 7/30/94 Cal, Col Free Agent 1984 (Mil)
Castellano, Pedro 1990 5/30/93 - 6/03/96 Colorado Rockies NDFA 1988
Walbeck, Matt 1989-90 4/07/93 - 9/28/03 CHC, Min, Det, Ana, Phi, Det 8th Round 1987
Gomez, Pat 1987, 89 4/06/93 - 9/30/95 SD, SF 4th Round 1986
Hollins, Jessie 1990 9/19/92 - 9/28/92 Chicago Cubs 40th Round 1988
Ramsey, Fernando 1989 9/07/92 - 10/03/92 Chicago Cubs 33rd Round 1987
Arias, Alex 1989 5/12/92 - 9/22/02 CHC, Fla, Phi, SD, NYY 3rd Round 1987
Renfroe, Laddie 1985 7/03/91 - 7/17/91 Chicago Cubs 25th Round 1984
Wilkins, Rick 1988 6/06/91 - 10/03/01 CHC, Hou, SF, Sea, NYM, LA, Stl, SD 23rd Round 1986
Slocumb, Heath 1987, 89 4/11/91 - 9/26/00 CHC, Cle, Phi, Bos, Sea, Bal, Stl, SD Rule V Draft 1986 (NYM)
May, Derrick 1987 9/06/90 - 10/3/99 CHC, Mil, Hou, Phi, Mon, Bal 1st Round (9) 1986
Pavlas, Dave 1985 8/21/90 - 9/29/96 CHC, NYY Free Agent 1984
Dickson, Lance 1990 8/09/90 - 8/18/90 Chicago Cubs 1st Round (23) 1990
Castillo, Frank 1988 6/27/90 - 5/26/05 CHC, Col., Det. Tor, Bos, Fla 6th Round 1987
Liddell, Dave 1986 6/3/90 - 6/3/90 New York Mets 4th Round 1984
Villanueva, Hector 1985 6/01/90 - 6/13/93 CHC, Stl NDFA 1985 (PR)
Boskie, Shawn 1987 5/20/90 - 7/18/98 CHC, Phi, Sea, Cal, Bal, Mon 1st Round (10) 1986
Mann, Kelly 1986-87 9/04/89 - 10/03/90 Atlanta Braves 20th Round 1985
Schwarz, Jeff 1985, 87 4/24/93 - 8/06/94 CHW, Cal 24th Round 1982
Smith, Greg 1986-87 9/02/89 - 5/24/91 CHC, LA 2nd Round (50) 1985
Kraemer, Joe 1986 8/22/89 - 6/25/90 Chicago Cubs 16th Round 1985
Smith, Dwight 1986 5/01/89 - 9/29/96 CHC, Cal, Bal, Atl 3rd Round 1984 (SEC)
Anderson, Kent 1984 4/15/89 - 9/06/90 California Angels 4th Round 1984
Walton, Jerome 1987 4/04/89 - 5/06/98 CHC, Cal, Cin, Atl, Bal, TB 2nd Round (36) 1986
Girardi, Joe 1986 4/04/89 - 9/28/03 CHC, Col, NYY, CHC, Stl 5th Round 1986
Harkey, Mike 1987 9/05/88 - 9/28/97 CHC, Col, Oak, Cal, LA 1st Round (4) 1987
Wrona, Rick 1985 9/03/88 - 7/22/94 CHC, Cin, CHW, Mil 5th Round 1985
McGuire, Bill 1992 8/02/88 - 9/22/89 Seattle Mariners (Chiefs Player/Coach) 1st Round (27) 1985 SEA
Davis, Doug 1984 7/08/88 - 4/23/92 Cal, Tex 9th Round 1984
Pico, Jeff 1985 5/31/88 - 9/09/90 Chicago Cubs 13th Round 1984
Grace, Mark 1986 5/02/88 - 9/28/03 CHC, Ari 24th Round 1985
McLemore, Mark 1983 9/13/86 - 10/2/04 Cal, Cle, Hou, Bal, Tex, Sea, Oak 9th Round 1982
Palmeiro, Rafael 1985 9/08/86 - 8/30/05 CHC, Tex, Bal, Tex, Bal 1st Round (22) 1985
Maddux, Greg 1985 9/03/86 - 9/27/08 CHC, Atl, CHC, LA, SD, LA 2nd Round (31) 1984
Chadwick, Ray 1984 7/29/86 - 9/30/86 California Angels 16th Round 1983
Joyner, Wally 1983 4/8/86 - 6/14/01 Cal, KC, SD, Atl, Ana 3rd Round 1983
White, Devon  1983 9/02/85 - 10/05/01 Cal, Tor, Fla, Ari, LA, Mil 6th Round 1981
Lugo, Urbano 1983 4/28/85 - 5/11/90 Cal, Mon, Det NDFA 1982 (VZ)
Kipper, Bob 1983 4/12/85 - 8/27/92 Cal, Pit, Min 1st Round (8) 1982
Clements, Pat 1983 4/09/85 - 9/27/92 Cal, Pit, NYY, SD, Bal 4th Round 1983

*Bill McGuire was a player/coach for the Chiefs in 1992, three years after his MLB career ended.
bolded players are active heading into the 2009 season

 

 

Chiefs Managers in the Majors

 

 

Manager Chiefs Yr/Record MLB Debut MLB Teams MLB Record
Jim Tracy 1987-88/141-139 2001 LAD (01-05), Pit (06-07), Col (09-12) 856-880
Pete Mackanin 1985-86/152-128 2005 Pit (05) & Cin (07) 53-53
Joe Maddon 1984/66-73 1996 Ana (96 & 99), TB (06-) 704-644
Joe Girardi Played Only 2005 Fla (05), NYY (07-) 642-492
Brad Mills 1989 2010 Houston (2010-12) 171-274
Bo Porter Played Only 2013 Houston (2013- ) 51-111
Ryne Sandberg 2007-08 2013 Philadelphia (2013- ) 20-22


Most MLB Homers:Rafael Palmeiro 569, Albert Pujols 492
Most MLB Runs:Rafael Palmeiro 1663, Albert Pujols1425
Most MLB Games:Rafael Palmeiro 2831, Mark Grace 2235
Most MLB AB:Rafael Palmeiro 10,472, Mark Grace 8065
Most MLB Hits:Rafael Palmeiro 3020, Mark Grace 2445, Albert Pujols 2347
Most MLB 2B:Rafael Palmeiro 585, Albert Pujols 524, Mark Grace 511
Most MLB 3B:Devon White 71, Coco Crisp 50, Mark McLemore 47
Most MLB SB:Devon White 346, Coco Crisp 278, Mark McLemore 272
Highest MLB Avg (Min 1000 AB):Albert Pujols .321, Placido Polanco .297
Highest MLB Slug (Min 1000 AB):Albert Pujols .599, Rafael Palmeiro .515
Most MLB Wins:Greg Maddux 355, Danny Haren 129
Most MLB Losses:Greg Maddux 227, Danny Haren 111, Frank Castillo 104
Most MLB Starts:Greg Maddux 740, Danny Haren 316, Frank Castillo 268
Most MLB Games Pitched:Greg Maddux 744, Terry Adams 574
Most MLB Saves:Jose Jimenez 110, Heath Slocumb 98, Jason Motte 54
Most MLB Innings:Greg Maddux 5008, Danny Haren 2046.1
Most MLB Strikeouts:Greg Maddux 3371, Danny Haren 1736
Hitting Totals (at end of 2013 season):.273 Avg, 2909 HR, 13,688 RBI, 29,852 Hits, 15,109 Runs, 5686 doubles, 2064 SB
Pitching Total (at end of 2013 season):1178-1180 record, 4.15 ERA, 8457 Games, 2358 Starts, 21275, Innings, 383 Saves, 15,369 K, 7366 BB, 1.354WHIP
Pitchers are 601-3809 hitting .158 with 15 HR, 212 RBI and 90 doubles. (Maddux had 272 hits, 5 HR and 84 RBI...Two of Rick Ankiel's HR were as a pitcher)