Gilbert Allen Meche
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 3", Weight 200 lb.
- High School: Acadiana High School
- Debut July 6, 1999
- Final Game October 3, 2010
- Born September 8, 1978 in Lafayette, LA USA
Gil Meche had a 6.23 ERA for the US in the 1995 World Junior Championship, the worst mark on the staff. The US still won Gold.
In 2010, Gil Meche made over $11 million for the Kansas City Royals, despite not winning a single game for them. On July 27th, it was announced that he would have to have surgery on his right shoulder, ending his season with an 0-5 mark.
Meche announced his retirement in January of 2011, citing his health and leaving $12 million behind.
- AL All-Star (2007)
- 2003 AL Comeback Player of the Year Award
- 15 Wins Seasons: 1 (2003)
- 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 2 (2007 & 2008)