Towson University Baseball Players Who Made it to the Major Leagues

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

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"Although there have only been three former Tigers in the major leagues, Towson has another strong big league connection. From 1979 to 1987, the Tiger baseball program was coached by Bill Hunter , a former major league manager and player. Hunter , who compiled a 144-166-3 record in his nine seasons as the Tiger baseball coach, had a seven-year career as an infielder with the St. Louis Browns, the Baltimore Orioles, the New York Yankees, the Cleveland Indians and the Kansas City Athletics." - 2016 Town University Media Guide (Page 68)

Towson University
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Major League Baseball Player Alumni

Al Rubeling 1929 - 1932 04-16-1940
Chris Nabholz 1985 - 1989 06-11-1990
Casper Wells 2003 - 2005 05-15-2010
Towson University M.L.B. Player Alumni
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Towson University, often referred to as TU, is a public university located in Towson in Baltimore County, Maryland. It was founded in 1866, it was Maryland's first training school for teachers, it still produces the most teachers of any university in the state, and Al Rubeling was their first Major League ballplayer.

Did you know that there are three former Towson University baseball players who made it to the show (please send updates to Baseball Almanac ? Too easy? Did you know that John Schuerholz, former General Manager for the Kansas City Royals , and current President for the Atlanta Braves , also went to Towson?

When Chris Nabholz made his big league debut, he was the first former Tiger who played at Townson, and was taken during the amateur draft ( 1988 Draft ).

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