Pepperdine University Baseball Players Who Made it to the Major Leagues

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

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"It was so much fun (making his Major League debut). I had chills when I walked out there with everyone. It was just an unbelievable experience and I hope there's more to come." - Danny Haren

Pepperdine University
"Waves"

Major League Baseball Player Alumni

1.
1962 - 1963
2.
1974 - 1974
3.
1975 - 1976
4.
1974 - 1976
5.
1978 - 1979
6.
1981 - 1981
7.
1983 - 1985
8.
1984 - 1986
9.
1984 - 1987
10.
1986 - 1988
11.
1983 - 1986
12.
1990 - 1992
13.
1991 - 1992
14.
1990 - 1992
15.
1986 - 1989
16.
1991 - 1991
17.
1990 - 1992
18.
1993 - 1993
19.
1993 - 1995
20.
1994 - 1995
21.
1995 - 1997
22.
1994 - 1994
23.
1994 - 1995
24.
1997 - 1998
25.
1988 - 1990
26.
1998 - 1998
27.
1999 - 2000
28.
1999 - 2001
29.
2000 - 2001
30.
1998 - 2000
31.
2005 - 2007
32.
2005 - 2007
33.
2007 - 2008
34.
2006 - 2008
35.
2011 - 2012
36.
2010 - 2012
Pepperdine University M.L.B. Player Alumni
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Pepperdine University's baseball program started in 1939 and Gail Hopkins was their first player to make it to the Major League level. Names that appear on the chart above in bold print are in the Pepperdine University Hall of Fame.

The Pepperdine Waves have appeared in 20 NCAA Championship Series (1955, 1957, 1960, 1974-1976, 1979, 1982, 1985-1989, 1991-1993, 1995, 1999, 2001, 2003) during their relatively short baseball history and in 1992 finally won the Series.

Did you know that there are thirty-six former Pepperdine University baseball players who made it to the major leagues? Send updates to Baseball Almanac .

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