Central Washington University Baseball Players Who Made it to the Major Leagues

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

"I don't know who the first one to do it, but it may have been me. I remember somebody talked me into it and I did it. Everybody on the team wound up getting a perm except for one guy and that was Dave Heaverlo , who was our bald guy!." - John Montefusco in The Pastime in the Seventies: Oral Histories of 16 Major Leaguers (Bill Ballew, McFarland & Company, 10/01/2002, Page 149)
Central Washington University
"Wildcats"

CWU Wildcats
Major League Baseball Player Alumni
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Name [Click for M.L. Stats]

Dates Played

Debut / Box

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1967 - 1969
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1969 - 1972

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Name [Click for M.L. Stats]

Dates Played

Debut / Box

Central Washington University M.L.B. Player Alumni



The Central Washington University baseball program started in 1952, and Bill North was the first former Wildcat to make it to the Major League level.
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Other notable Central Washington University alumni include Meisha Tate (UFC Champion), Dorothy M. Metcalf-Lindenburger (Astronaut), Craig T. Nelson (Actor), James N. Mattis (USMC General).
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