Harvard University Baseball Players Who Made it to the Major Leagues

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

"You (Jocko Conlon / former Harvard University baseball player [1917-1922]) are one umpire who could have umpired in the old days." - Hall of Fame Umpire Bill Klem
Harvard University
"Crimson"

Major League Baseball Player Alumni

#

Name [Click for M.L. Stats]

Dates Played

Debut / Box

1.

1873 - 1876

09-23-1879

2.

1899 - 1900

04-23-1901

3.

1899 - 1902

09-06-1902

4.

1898 - 1903

07-02-1904

5.

1903 - 1905

08-04-1905

6.

1908 - 1914

06-27-1914

7.

1917 - 1922

8.

1921 - 1923

9.

1929 - 1932

10.

1936 - 1939

11.

1941 - 1943

12.

1965 - 1968

13.

1968 - 1971

14.

1977 - 1979

15.
1982 - 1985
16.
2003 - 2005
17.
2009 - 2012
18.
2012 - 2015
19.

2013 - 2016

06-19-2019
#

Name [Click for M.L. Stats]

Dates Played

Debut / Box

Harvard University M.L.B. Player Alumni



The Harvard University baseball program started in 1871, Jim Tyng was the first former Crimson player to make it to the Major League level — appearing in his first game on September 23, 1879. Names that appear on the chart above in bold print are in the Harvard University Hall of Fame.
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