Gophers in Major League Baseball

Arrow Gophers in the Major League Draft

Name Teams
Ralph Capron Pittsburgh (1912-13)
Heinie Elder Detroit (1913)
Harry Elliott St. Louis (NL) (1953, '55)
Paul Giel  New York (NL) (1954-55)
San Francisco (1958)
Pittsburgh (1959-60)
Minnesota (1961)
Kansas City (1961)
Jerry Kindall  Chicago (NL) (1956-58, 60-61)
Cleveland (1962-64)
Minnesota (1964-65)
George Thomas  Detroit (1957-58, 1961)
Los Angeles (AL) (1961-63)
Detroit (1963-65)
Boston (1966-71)
Minnesota (1971)
Fred Bruckbauer Minnesota (1961)
Bill Davis  Cleveland (1965-66)
San Diego (1969)
Frank Brosseau Pittsburgh (1969, 1971)
Boddy Fenwick  Houston (1972)
St. Louis (1973)
Mike Sedek  San Francisco (1973, 1975-81)
Dave Winfield  San Diego (1973-80)
New York (AL) (1981-90)
California (1990-91)
Toronto (1992)
Minnesota  (1993-94)
Cleveland (1995)
Steve Comer  Texas (1978-82)
Philadephia (1983)
Cleveland (1984)
Paul Molitor  Milwaukee (1978-92)
Toronto (1993-95)
Minnesota (1996-98)
Jerry Ujdur

Detroit (1980-83)
Cleveland (1984)

Brian Denman Boston (1982)
Terry Steinbach Oakland (1986-96)
Minnesota (1997-99)
Greg Olson  Minnesota (1989)
Atlanta (1990-93)
Tim Mclntosh  Milwaukee (1990-93)
Montreal (1993)
New York (AL) (1996)
Bryan Hickerson  San Francisco (1991-94)
Chicago (NL) (1995)
Colorado (1995)
Denny Neagle  Minnesota (1991)
Pittsburgh (1992-96)
Atlanta (1996-98)
Cincinnati (1999-2000)
New York (AL) (2000)
Colorado (2001-04)
Tampa Bay (2005)
J.T. Bruett Minnesota (1992-1993)
Dan Wilson  Cincinnati (1992-93)
Seattle (1994-2005)
Brent Gates  Oakland (1993-96)
Seattle (1997)
Minnesota (1998-99)
Brian Raabe Minnesota (1995-96)
Seattle (1997)
Colorado (1997)
Jeff Schmidt  California (1996)
Kerry Ligtenberg Atlanta (1997-98, 2000-02)
Baltimore (2003)
Toronto (2004-05)
Florida (2006)
Jim Brower  Cleveland (1999-2000)
Cincinnati (2001)
Montreal (2002)
San Francisco (2003-05)
Baltimore (2006)
New York Yankees (2007)
Robb Quinlan  Los Angeles (AL) (2003-10)
Glen Perkins  Minnesota (2006-pres.)
Jack Hannahan  Detroit (2006)
Oakland (2007-09)
Seattle (2009)
Cleveland (2011-12)
Cincinnati (2013-14)
John Gaub Chicago (NL) (2011)
Cole De Vries  Minnesota (2012-13)
Seth Rosin  Texas (2014)

               
Paul Molitor
               
Dave Winfield
2004 Baseball Hall of Fame Inductee
Minnesota Twins Manager (2014-pres.)
                2001 Baseball Hall of Fame Inductee

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