Brigham Young University Baseball Players Who Made it to the Major Leagues

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a comprehensive chart of every Brigham Young University alumni who played baseball at Brigham Young University AND made it to the Major League level.

"I think anybody who plays ten years or more and hasn't made it (into a World Series) begins to wonder if it will ever happen. Believe me — when it finally happens, you appreciate it.'' - Wally Joyner in the Edmonton Sun (October 17, 1998)
Brigham Young University
"Cougars"

Major League Baseball Player Alumni

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Name [Click for M.L. Stats]

Dates Played

Debut / Box

1.

1958 - 1958

2.

1962 - 1964

3.

1968 - 1970

4.

1967 - 1969

5.

1969 - 1971

6.

1975 - 1976

7.

1975 - 1978

8.

1978 - 1980

9.

1978 - 1979

10.

1981 - 1983

11.

1981 - 1983

12.

1982 - 1984

13.

1977 - 1978 & 1981 - 1983

14.

1984 - 1984

15.

1983 - 1986

16.

1983 - 1986

17.

1987 - 1989

18.

1991 - 1993

19.

1990 - 1990 & 1993 - 1993

20.

1999 - 1999

21.

1999 - 2000

22.
2000 - 2002
23.
2011 - 2013
24.
2011 - 2011
25.

2013 - 2013

#

Name [Click for M.L. Stats]

Dates Played

Debut / Box

Brigham Young University M.L.B. Player Alumni



The Brigham Young University baseball program started in 1955, Ken Hunt was the first former Cougar to make it to the Major League level.
A handful of other notable Brigham Young University alumni include: John Heder (actor), Ken Jennings (Jeopardy), Stephenie Meyer (author), Mitt Romney (governor), Steve Young (NFL / HOF Quarterback).
Did you know that there were twenty-five former Brigham Young University ballplayers , and one former non-player ( Danny Ainge ), who made it to the major leagues? Send updates to Baseball Almanac .
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