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Major Leaguers / List of MLB Draftees

Note: Statistics are for MLB play. Appearance on this list means the player attended the school, not that they played on the school's baseball team.
Rk Name Yrs From To ASG G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS Yrs@School
1 Jeff Abbott 5 1997 2001 0 233 651 596 82 157 33 2 18 83 6 5 38 91 .263 .307 .416 .724
2 Andrew Albers 3 2013 2016 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Bob Barton 10 1965 1974 0 393 1153 1049 54 237 31 3 9 66 3 6 87 168 .226 .287 .287 .574
4 Joe Blanton 12 2004 2016 0 375 260 216 13 23 0 0 0 6 0 0 8 92 .106 .153 .106 .259
5 Rod Bolton 2 1993 1995 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Derek Bryant 1 1979 1979 0 39 120 106 8 19 2 1 0 13 0 0 10 10 .179 .246 .217 .463
7 Collin Cowgill 6 2011 2016 0 317 759 689 83 161 22 4 12 57 14 7 58 197 .234 .297 .329 .627
8 Logan Darnell 1 2014 2014 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Steve Dixon 2 1993 1994 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1988
10 Scott Downs 13 2000 2014 0 619 58 45 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 17 .067 .125 .067 .192
11 Doug Flynn 11 1975 1985 0 1308 4085 3853 288 918 115 39 7 284 20 20 151 320 .238 .266 .294 .560 1969
12 Marv Foley 5 1978 1984 0 203 477 419 37 94 10 0 12 51 0 1 41 61 .224 .292 .334 .627
13 Trevor Gott 2 2015 2016 0 55 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Andy Green 4 2004 2009 0 140 265 230 33 46 7 1 2 12 2 1 26 41 .200 .282 .265 .547
15 Tom Grubbs 1 1920 1920 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 1919-1920
16 Rod Henderson 2 1994 1998 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
17 Irv Jeffries 3 1930 1934 0 175 544 495 71 116 19 0 8 46 6 2 32 21 .234 .284 .321 .605 1927-1928
18 Jeff Keener 2 1982 1983 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Paul Kilgus 6 1987 1993 0 163 51 46 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 11 .087 .106 .087 .193
20 Jason Kipnis 6 2011 2016 2 759 3348 2954 433 804 173 21 76 353 115 28 319 635 .272 .345 .422 .767
21 Jim Leyritz 11 1990 2000 0 903 2962 2527 325 667 107 2 90 387 7 7 337 581 .264 .362 .415 .777 1985
22 Larry Luebbers 3 1993 2000 0 36 45 40 2 8 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 .200 .233 .225 .458
23 Luke Maile 2 2015 2016 0 54 151 144 12 31 9 0 3 16 0 0 4 41 .215 .236 .340 .577
24 Alex Meyer 2 2015 2016 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Cotton Nash 3 1967 1970 0 13 19 16 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 3 .188 .316 .188 .503 1961-1964
26 Jim Obradovich 1 1978 1978 0 10 18 17 3 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 3 .176 .222 .294 .516
27 Jim Park 3 1915 1917 0 42 32 32 2 6 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 11 .188 .188 .219 .406 1911-1914
28 Jeff Parrett 10 1986 1996 0 491 43 38 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 13 .105 .171 .105 .276
29 James Paxton 4 2013 2016 0 49 10 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .000 .222 .000 .222
30 A.J. Reed 1 2016 2016 0 43 134 115 11 20 3 0 3 8 0 0 18 44 .174 .284 .278 .562
31 Taylor Rogers 1 2016 2016 0 54 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Chris Rusin 5 2012 2016 0 78 116 109 8 19 0 2 1 9 0 0 0 22 .174 .174 .239 .413
33 Jack Savage 2 1987 1990 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Terry Shumpert 14 1990 2003 0 854 2214 1969 295 497 109 26 49 223 85 29 166 369 .252 .315 .409 .724
35 Mark Thompson 7 1994 2000 0 94 115 104 7 16 4 0 1 3 0 0 1 47 .154 .162 .221 .383
36 William VanLandingham 4 1994 1997 0 84 181 164 6 20 4 0 1 6 0 0 3 85 .122 .137 .165 .302
37 Brandon Webb 7 2003 2009 3 199 457 391 12 44 9 0 0 29 0 0 10 182 .113 .134 .136 .270
School Totals 177 1915 2016 5 7887 18270 16373 1793 3920 659 102 292 1662 259 107 1323 3083 .239 .300 .346 .645 1911-1988
Rk Name Yrs From To ASG W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF Yrs@School
1 Andrew Albers 3 2013 2016 0 2 5 .286 4.41 17 12 3 1 1 0 79.2 92 51 39 12 15 0 42 2 1 1 345
2 Joe Blanton 12 2004 2016 0 99 93 .516 4.34 375 252 37 8 3 2 1722.1 1839 883 830 213 454 42 1244 40 3 40 7342
3 Rod Bolton 2 1993 1995 0 2 8 .200 7.69 17 11 2 0 0 0 64.1 88 63 55 8 30 1 27 1 0 5 306
4 Logan Darnell 1 2014 2014 0 0 2 .000 7.13 7 4 2 0 0 0 24.0 31 20 19 5 8 0 22 1 0 0 112
5 Steve Dixon 2 1993 1994 0 0 0 28.80 6 0 0 0 0 0 5.0 10 16 16 1 13 0 3 0 0 0 38 1988
6 Scott Downs 13 2000 2014 0 38 40 .487 3.56 619 50 113 1 1 27 751.1 729 333 297 67 279 34 575 28 2 26 3213
7 Trevor Gott 2 2015 2016 0 4 2 .667 2.91 55 0 8 0 0 0 52.2 49 19 17 2 19 4 33 4 0 1 227
8 Tom Grubbs 1 1920 1920 0 0 1 .000 7.20 1 1 0 0 0 0 5.0 9 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 1919-1920
9 Rod Henderson 2 1994 1998 0 0 1 .000 9.58 5 2 0 0 0 0 10.1 14 13 11 3 7 0 4 1 0 0 54
10 Jeff Keener 2 1982 1983 0 1 1 .500 2.70 23 0 5 0 0 0 26.2 25 12 8 1 20 4 29 1 1 0 125
11 Paul Kilgus 6 1987 1993 0 21 34 .382 4.19 163 68 32 5 3 4 545.1 546 291 254 52 190 14 251 22 6 11 2348
12 Larry Luebbers 3 1993 2000 0 5 10 .333 4.96 36 23 4 1 0 1 143.1 147 91 79 16 66 5 63 4 1 6 625
13 Alex Meyer 2 2015 2016 0 1 3 .250 7.13 8 5 0 0 0 0 24.0 24 19 19 5 19 0 27 0 0 3 114
14 Jim Park 3 1915 1917 0 4 5 .444 3.02 42 9 18 2 0 0 122.0 114 56 41 4 46 40 1 0 2 495 1911-1914
15 Jeff Parrett 10 1986 1996 0 56 43 .566 3.80 491 11 195 0 0 22 724.2 672 336 306 61 345 59 616 9 7 69 3126
16 James Paxton 4 2013 2016 0 17 15 .531 3.40 49 49 0 0 0 0 281.0 270 127 106 21 88 8 245 2 0 17 1183
17 Taylor Rogers 1 2016 2016 0 3 0 1.000 3.53 54 0 8 0 0 0 58.2 58 25 23 7 14 2 63 5 0 1 250
18 Chris Rusin 5 2012 2016 0 13 23 .361 4.78 75 49 2 2 1 0 322.0 370 184 171 36 104 11 219 12 2 8 1409
19 Jack Savage 2 1987 1990 0 0 2 .000 7.67 20 0 9 0 0 1 29.1 41 27 25 3 11 1 12 0 0 4 135
20 Mark Thompson 7 1994 2000 0 18 24 .429 5.74 94 52 9 3 1 0 337.0 404 242 215 55 161 4 198 29 2 8 1560
21 William VanLandingham 4 1994 1997 0 27 26 .509 4.54 84 81 2 1 0 0 477.1 470 274 241 46 220 15 300 13 11 24 2099
22 Brandon Webb 7 2003 2009 3 87 62 .584 3.27 199 198 1 15 8 0 1319.2 1200 557 479 92 435 34 1065 50 6 56 5515
School Totals 94 1915 2016 3 398 400 .499 4.11 2440 877 450 39 18 57 7125.2 7202 3643 3255 710 2544 238 5078 225 42 282 30644 1911-1988
Rk Name Born From To Last MLB Franchise
1 Jeff Abbott 1972 1994 2003 SEA
2 Brian Adams 1991 2012 2013 SDP
3 Andrew Albers 1985 2008 2016 MIN
4 Kyle Barrett 1993 2015 2016 FLA
5 Bob Barton 1941 1959 1974 SDP
6 Ralph Beard 1927 1949 1950 ATL
7 Luke Becker 1996
8 Dustin Beggs 1993 2016 2016 FLA
9 Michael Bertram 1984 2006 2011 DET
10 Chris Bisson 1989 2010 2013 SDP
11 Taylor Black 1989 2011 2013 PHI
12 Paul Blandford 1974 1996 1998 WSN
13 Joe Blanton 1980 2002 2016 LAD
14 Rod Bolton 1968 1990 2001 MIL
15 Matt Borne 1976 1998 2000 CHW
16 Matt Borno
17 Mike Botkin 1959 1982 1985 HOU
18 John Bowling 1952 1974 1974 PIT
19 Shane Boyd
20 Caleb Brock 1980 2003 2006 CLE
21 Boo Brooks 1972 1994 1997 NYM
22 Zack Brown 1994 2016 2016 MIL
23 Leland Browning 1930 1949 1955 MIN
24 Derek Bryant 1951 1973 1988 OAK
25 Steve Bush
26 Rick Campbell 1963 1985 1985 CIN
27 Chris Carroll 1963 1985 1987 NYY
28 Sawyer Carroll 1986 2008 2014 ARI
29 Marcus Carson 1994
30 Vince Castaldo 1967 1990 1996 FLA
31 Heath Castle 1982 2003 2006 OAK
32 Jason Chaney 1977 1999 1999
33 David Cheatle 1975 1999 2001
34 Terry Christopher 1968 1991 1992 MIL
35 Kyle Cody 1994 2016 2016 TEX
36 Matthew Coleman 1967 1989 1989 DET
37 Jason Colemire 1975 1998 1998
38 Ryne Combs 1994
39 Jordan Cooper 1990 2011 2012 PIT
40 Rob Corrado 1980 2002 2006 TEX
41 Sean Coughlin 1985 2007 2012 ARI
42 Austin Cousino 1993 2014 2016 SEA
43 Collin Cowgill 1986 2008 2016 CLE
44 Steve Culkar 1965 1987 1991 BAL
45 Logan Darnell 1989 2010 2016 MIN
46 Franco Datillo 1977 2001 2001
47 Antone DeJesus 1986 2007 2015 STL
48 Tom Deller 1966 1989 1990 PIT
49 Zach Dials 1985 2006 2010 WSN
50 Steve Dixon 1969 1989 1996 NYM
51 Scott Downs 1976 1997 2014 KCR
52 Dylan Dwyer
53 Chris Estep 1966 1988 1992 CIN
54 Joe Farmer 1963 1985 1986 STL
55 Cory Farris 1989 2011 2012 CHW
56 Bryan Felkel 1980 2002 2003
57 Greg Fettes 1993
58 Cameron Flynn 1990 2012 2015 FLA
59 Doug Flynn 1951 1972 1985 DET
60 Marv Foley 1953 1975 1986 CHW
61 Travis Foley 1983 2001 2007 OAK
62 Tom Froning 1971 1992 1995 MIL
63 Joe Georger 1957 1979 1985 SEA
64 Gunner Glad 1986 2010 2012 MIN
65 Trevor Gott 1992 2013 2016 WSN
66 Andy Green 1977 2000 2010 NYM
67 Chad Green 1975 1996 2005 FLA
68 Scott Green 1985 2008 2011 DET
69 Tom Grubbs 1894 1920 1920
70 Jerad Grundy 1990 2013 2015 OAK
71 James Hanna 1931 1954 1956 CIN
72 Mike Harris 1970 1991 1996 MIL
73 Vince Harrison 1979 2001 2011 FLA
74 Connor Heady
75 Rod Henderson 1971 1992 2001 OAK
76 Jon Hooker 1978 2001 2005 CHW
77 Tyler Howe 1986 2008 2009 NYM
78 Jon Hudson 1965 1988 1988 NYM
79 Irv Jeffries 1905 1928 1940 PIT
80 Neiko Johnson 1988 2011 2012 HOU
81 Pookie Jones 1971 1994 1996 COL
82 Braden Kapteyn 1989 2011 2013 BOS
83 Jeff Keener 1959 1981 1986 STL
84 Nick Kennedy 1988 2011 2016
85 Nathan Kent 1978 1999 2005 ATL
86 Paul Kilgus 1962 1984 1993 STL
87 Jason Kipnis 1987 2009 2016 CLE
88 Max Kuhn 1992 2014 2015 OAK
89 Matt Lentz 1989 2011 2012 CIN
90 Jim Leopold 1959 1981 1988 STL
91 Jim Lett 1951 1973 1975 CIN
92 Jim Leyritz 1963 1986 2003 SDP
93 Matt Little 1988 2010 2013 DET
94 Corey Littrell 1992 2013 2016 STL
95 Josh Loggins 1976 1998 2005 COL
96 Darrell Lorance 1928 1948 1949 CHC
97 J.P. Lowen 1984 2005 2007 KCR
98 Larry Luebbers 1969 1990 2002 OAK
99 Riley Mahan 1995
100 Sam Mahar
101 Luke Maile 1991 2012 2016 TBD
102 Mark Mangione 1961 1982 1982 LAD
103 John Marshall 1965 1988 1989 TEX
104 Thomas McCarthy 1990 2012 2012 CHW
105 Chris McClendon 1987 2009 2014
106 Alex Meyer 1990 2012 2016 ANA
107 Jeff Michael 1971 1993 1999 BAL
108 Mark Michael 1981 2003 2012 PIT
109 Adam Milburn 1974 1996 2000 ATL
110 Kenny Miller 1976 1997 1999 NYM
111 James Monin 1944 1965 1969 HOU
112 Seth Morris 1980 2002 2004 CHW
113 Paul Morse 1973 1994 2000 ANA
114 Everett Murray 1954 1975 1976 BAL
115 Cotton Nash 1942 1964 1972 TEX
116 Alonzo Nelson 1926 1948 1948 BAL
117 Daniel Neville 1941 1960 1967 CIN
118 Rick Norton 1968 1991 1993 OAK
119 Jim Obradovich 1949 1967 1982 HOU
120 Jim Park 1892 1911 1922 BAL
121 Jeff Parrett 1961 1983 1996 PHI
122 James Paxton 1988 2010 2016 SEA
123 Tim Peterson 1991 2012 2016 NYM
124 Alex Phillips 1990 2012 2015 DET
125 Zach Pop 1996
126 Pete Pryor 1973 1996 1997 CHW
127 Don Ray
128 Lance Ray 1989 2010 2014 MIN
129 William Ray 1962 1985 1988 LAD
130 A.J. Reed 1993 2014 2016 HOU
131 Matt Reida 1991 2014 2014 TBD
132 Adam Revelette 1984 2006 2009 MIN
133 J.T. Riddle 1991 2013 2016 FLA
134 LeRoy Robbins 1955 1977 1980 OAK
135 Steven Roberts 1956 1979 1979 OAK
136 Taylor Rogers 1990 2012 2016 MIN
137 Chris Rusin 1986 2009 2016 COL
138 Logan Salow 1994
139 Bill Sandry 1960 1982 1984 CHC
140 Jack Savage 1964 1985 1991 MIN
141 Casey Schroeder 1993 2015 2016 CHW
142 Russ Schueler 1964 1986 1988 WSN
143 Ron Sciarro
144 Daniel Sehlhorst 1962 1984 1985 CHW
145 Adam Shadburne 1974 1996 1996 PHI
146 Ben Shaffar 1977 1999 2006 PHI
147 JaVon Shelby 1995 2016 2016 OAK
148 John Shelby 1985 2006 2012 TBD
149 Chandler Shepherd 1992 2014 2016 BOS
150 Terry Shumpert 1966 1987 2004 PIT
151 Scotty Smith 1971 1993 1996 TEX
152 Matt Snyder 1993 2016 2016
153 Caleb Stewart 1982 2004 2011 NYM
154 Zach Strecker 1993 2016 2016 MIN
155 Ryan Strieby 1985 2006 2015 ARI
156 Douglas Sutton 1967 1988 1989 BAL
157 Tommy Tabb 1923 1948 1951 SFG
158 Sam Taylor 1968 1989 1998 PHI
159 Aaron Tennyson 1983
160 Micheal Thomas 1991 2014 2015 DET
161 Billy Thompson 1970 1993 1996 DET
162 Mark Thompson 1971 1992 2003 COL
163 Milton Ticco 1923 1946 1952 LAD
164 Clint Tilford 1988 2009 2011 COL
165 Ka'ai Tom 1994 2015 2016 CLE
166 William VanLandingham 1970 1991 1998 ANA
167 Dave Voit 1965 1988 1991 MIL
168 Chris Wade 1987 2009 2012 FLA
169 Brandon Webb 1979 2000 2011 TEX
170 Billy White 1968 1989 1996 COL
171 Keenan Wiley 1987 2010 2012 ATL
172 Ryan Wilkes 1985 2008 2008 NYY
173 Michael Williams 1990 2012 2012 TBD
174 Brandon Wilson 1969 1990 1999 CHC
175 John Wilson 1978 2000 2005 WSN
176 Storm Wilson 1993
177 Chad Wright 1989 2011 2014 DET
178 Floyd Wright 1892 1915 1915
179 Robert Zeigler
Collegiate Data (about) courtesy SABR's Collegiate Committee. They will welcome all corrections to their data.
Players are generally only included if they played on the college team.

Additional data on current and past college seasons can be found at Boyd's World.