Graphic: Midwest Major Leaguers

SHARE Graphic: Midwest Major Leaguers

A new analysis from ticket re-seller besttickets breaks down demographics and geographic hometowns of every Major League Baseball player. Below is a look at the players who come from Chicago and the surrounding area. Scroll through these graphics to see where midwestern big league players come from, what positions they play, how old they are and other characteristics:

WHERE THEY ARE FROM

WHAT POSITIONS THEY PLAY

WHAT TEAMS THEY ARE ON

HOW OLD THEY ARE

HOW THEY BAT

HOW THEY THROW

WHAT THEY MAKE

FULL DATA SET

The Latest
Simeon holds on to the No. 1 spot. Marian Catholic returns and New Trier vaults up.
There’s a reason why Caruso is as untouchable a piece on the roster as anyone, and that was on full display in his latest defensive lesson on Saturday. And while the guard has heard the trade rumors, he’s not about to concern himself in going to the front office and asking questions.
One for every police officer charged with second-degree murder in the killing of a Black motorist in Memphis.
The teen was in a car in the 100 block of West 27th Street when he was shot, police said.
They were attacked by someone in a light green SUV in the 5400 block of South Damen Avenue, police said.