34 Bryan Eversgerd
34 Bryan Eversgerd
City: Hoffman
State: Illinois
Position: Pitcher
Team: Blue Devils Baseball

Bryan Eversgerd played baseball for Kaskaskia College from 1987-1989.  Bryan won 26 games in his career at Kaskaskia College with an ERA of 3.73; his opponents could only attain a batting average of .243 against him.  Bryan had 242 strike outs in 258 innnings pitched. 

Bryan struck out eighteen Lincoln Trail batters in a row in a 12-0 win and finished with nineteen strikeouts while allowing only five hits.  Bryan was 9-1 in the spring of 1988.  This left hander was 9-2 in the fall of 1988 with an era of 1.73.  Bryan was named Great Rivers Althetic Conference Most Valuable Player. 

In June 1989, Bryan attended an open tryout camp at Busch Stadium and signed a free agent contract to pitch for the St. Louis Cardinal Organization.  Bryan played at Johnson City and moved up through the Cardinal Organization where  he was called to the big leagues in April 1994.  Bryan finished the year with the Cardinals and in the spring of 1995 was traded to Montreal.

Bryan has played with three major league teams, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Montreal Expos, and the Texas Rangers.  Bryan also played in the Boston and the San Diego Organizations before becoming a pitching coach for the Cardinal Organization in 2001.  Bryan is the pitching coach for Springfield Missouri Cardinals in AA Baseball.