Greg was born in Akron in 1961. He began playing baseball in the Copley Youth program and continued his playing for Copley High School. At Copley he was a two time All-Suburban League pitcher and shortstop.
After high school, Greg began playing for the Hudson Mohawk Chiefs in the Akron AA league. He became a player/manager of the team during his 5 years there. He went on to play and manage for C & P Sales in the AA league, as well as for Grandpa's Sportscards A's in the Roy Hobbs over 30 league.
During his career, he was chosen to multiple all-star games, and coached and played on multiple championship teams with C & P Sales and the A's.
Also during the 80's and 90's Greg was a high school baseball coach for 14 years. He was the head coach for Copley High and Cloverleaf High, and an assistant at North Olmsted and Revere High Schools.
Greg currently resides in Wadsworth, Ohio with his wife Gail, and their children Ryan and Madison.