Where are they now?
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Ten years later, many of the players on the 1997 Pirates team are still involved in Major League Baseball.
Emil Brown: Playing for Kansas City.
Lou Collier: Played for Class AAA Ottawa but was released June 1.
Francisco Cordova: Pitching in Mexico.
Elmer Dessens: Pitching for Milwaukee.
Jon Lieber: On Philadelphia's disabled list and out for season.
Esteban Loaiza: Pitching for Oakland
Chris Peters: Salesman at South Hills Chrysler, Jeep and Kia and working for FSN Pittsburgh.
Jason Schmidt: On disabled list with Los Angeles Dodgers and out for season.
Paul Wagner: Working in real estate near Milwaukee.
Jose Guillen: Playing for Seattle.
Jason Kendall: Playing for Oakland.
Abraham Nunez: Playing for Philadelphia.
Kevin Polcovich: Lives in Edmond, Okla., and has an athletic training and instruction business for children ages 10-18.
Joe Randa: Retired after spending last season with Pirates.
Dave Sveum: Bench coach for Milwaukee.
Turner Ward: Managing State College in Pirates system.
Tony Womack: Retired after being with Washington in spring training.
Kevin Young: Involved in online baseball instruction business in Phoenix.
Steve Cooke: Working for Nike in Denver.
Cam Bonifay: Scouting for St. Louis Cardinals.
Gene Lamont: Third base coach for Detroit Tigers.
Lloyd McClendon: Hitting instructor for Detroit Tigers.
First Published July 9, 2007 12:11 am