Utah State University Baseball Players Who Made it to the Major Leagues

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

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"He ( Jerry Nyman ) had earned a chance to pitch in the big leagues, but we couldn't find anybody who'd give him a shot. It brought tears to my eyes. It really did. I felt sorry for the guy. To be honest with you, I didn't know if he'd ever get another chance to do what he had done." - Earl Weaver in The Sporting News (1975)

Utah State University
"Colonels"

Major League Baseball Player Alumni

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1916 - 1919
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1947 - 1949
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1965 - 1965
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1968 - 1968
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1966 - 1967
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1966 - 1968
Utah State University M.L.B. Player Alumni
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The Utah State University baseball program started in 1956. Allen Conkwright was the first former Colonel to make it to the Major League level.

Did you know that there were six former Utah State University ballplayers who made it to the majors? Send updates to Baseball Almanac .

Notable Utah State University alumni include Harry Reid (U.S. Senator / Majority Leader), Lars Peter Hansen (2013 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences), Merlin Olsen (NFL / Pro Football Hall of Fame, Mary L. Cleave (NASA astronaut).

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