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Former Ducks Playing Pro Baseball

Apr 8, 2022

A number of former Ducks are currently playing professional baseball. Here are links for all of them along with the team they are currently with, the league they play in, the level of professional baseball and the organization each player belongs to.

Tyler Anderson, Los Angeles Angels, MLB American League
Years at Oregon: 2009-2011
MLB Draft: Round 1, Pick 20 (Colorado Rockies – 2011)
MLB Debut: June 12, 2016
MLB Career: Colorado Rockies (2016-2019); San Francisco Giants (2020); Pittsburgh Pirates (2021); Seattle Mariners (2021); Los Angeles Dodgers (2022); Los Angeles Angels (2023-present)

Garrett Cleavinger, Tampa Bay Rays, MLB American League
Years at Oregon: 2013-2015
MLB Draft: Round 3, Pick 102 (Baltimore Orioles – 2015)
MLB Debut: September 17, 2020
MLB Career: Philadelphia Phillies (2020); Los Angeles Dodgers (2021, 2022); Tampa Bay Rays (2022-present)

Cole Irvin, Baltimore Orioles, MLB American League
Years at Oregon: 2013-2016
MLB Draft: 5th Round, Pick 137 (Philadelphia Phillies – 2016)
MLB Debut: May 12, 2019
MLB Career: Philadelphia Phillies (2019-2020); Oakland A's (2021-22); Baltimore Orioles (2023-present)

Scott McGough, Arizona Diamondbacks, MLB National League
Years at Oregon: 2009-2011
MLB Draft: Round 5, Pick 164 (Los Angeles Dodgers – 2011)
MLB Debut: August 20, 2015
MLB Career: Miami Marlins (2015); Arizona Diamondbacks (2023-present)
Foreign Career: Tokyo Yakult Swallows (2019-2022)

Ryne Nelson, Arizona Diamondbacks; MLB National League
Years at Oregon: 2017-2019
MLB Draft: Round 2, Pick 56 (Arizona Diamondbacks – 2019)
MLB Debut: September 5, 2022
MLB Career: Arizona Diamondbacks (2022-present)

Stephen Nogosek, New York Mets, MLB National League
Years at Oregon: 2014-2016
MLB Draft: Round 6, Pick 178 (Boston Red Sox – 2016)
MLB Debut: June 19, 2019
MLB Career: New York Mets (2019, 2021, 2022, 2023-present)

David Peterson, New York Mets, MLB National League
Years at Oregon: 2015-2017
MLB Draft: Round 1, Pick 20 (New York Mets – 2017)
MLB Debut: July 28, 2020
MLB Career: New York Mets (2020-present)

Spencer Steer, Cincinnati Reds, MLB National League
Years at Oregon: 2017-2019
MLB Draft: Round 3, Pick 90 (Minnesota Twins – 2019)

MLB Debut: September 2, 2022
MLB Career: Cincinnati Reds (2022-present)


Kyle Garlick, St. Paul Saints, Triple-A International League, Minnesota Twins
Years at Oregon: 2011-2014
MLB Draft: Round 28 Round, Pick 852 (Los Angeles Dodgers – 2015)
MLB Debut: May 19, 2019
MLB Career: Los Angeles Dodgers (2019); Philadelphia Phillies (2020); Minnesota Twins (2021-2022)

Matt Krook, Scranton/Wilkes-Barrie RailRiders, Triple-A International League, New York Yankees
Years at Oregon: 2014-2016
MLB Draft: Round 4, Pick 125 (San Francisco Giants – 2016)

Jake Reed, Oklahoma City Dodgers, Triple-A Pacific Coast League, Los Angeles Dodgers
Years at Oregon: 2012-2014
MLB Draft: Round 5, Pick 140 (Minnesota Twins – 2014)
MLB Debut: July 6, 2021
MLB Career: Los Angeles Dodgers (2021, 2022)
; New York Mets (2021-2022); Baltimore Orioles (2022)

Jonny DeLuca, Tulsa Drillers, Double-A Texas League, Los Angeles Dodgers
Years at Oregon: 2018-2019
MLB Draft: Round 25, Pick 761 (Los Angeles Dodgers – 2019)

Tim Susnara, Tennessee Smokies, Double-A South, Chicago Cubs
Years at Oregon: 2015-2017
MLB Draft: Round 8, Pick 232 (Arizona Diamondbacks – 2017)

Mitchell Tolman, Mississippi Braves, Double-A Southern League, Atlanta Braves
Years at Oregon: 2013-2015
MLB Draft: Round 7, Pick 217 (Pittsburgh Pirates – 2015)

Kenyon Yovan, Rocket City Trash Pandas, Double-A Southern League, Los Angeles Angels
Years at Oregon: 2017-2021
MLB Draft: Free Agent (Los Angeles Angels – 2021)

Aaron Zavala, Frisco RoughRiders, Double-A Texas League, Texas Rangers
Years at Oregon: 2019-2021
MLB Draft: Round 2, Pick 38 (Texas Rangers – 2021)

Robert Ahlstrom, Hickory Crawdads, High-A South Atlantic League, Texas Rangers
Years at Oregon: 2019-2021
MLB Draft: Round 7, Pick 212 (New York Yankees2021)

Hunter Breault, Lansing Lugnuts, High-A Midwest League, Oakland A's
Years at Oregon: 2018-2021
MLB Draft: Round 20, Pick 608 (Oakland A's – 2021)

Cullen Kafka, Spokane Indians, High-A Northwest League, Colorado Rockies
Years at Oregon: 2018-2021
MLB Draft: Round 9, Pick 260 (Colorado Rockies – 2021)

Gabe Matthews, Tri-City Dust Devils, High-A Northwest League, Los Angeles Angels
Years at Oregon: 2017-2021
MLB Draft: Free Agent (Los Angeles Angels – 2021)


Josh Kasevich, Dunedin Blue Jays, Single-A Florida State League, Toronto Blue Jays
Years at Oregon: 2020-2022
MLB Draft: Round 2, Pick 60 (Toronto Blue Jays 2022)

Brennan Milone, Stockton Ports, Single-A California League, Oakland A's
Years at Oregon: 2022
MLB Draft: Round 6, Pick 184 (Oakland Athletics 2022)

Christian Ciuffetelli, FCL Nationals, Rookie League, Washington Nationals
Years at Oregon: 2019-2022
MLB Draft: Free Agent (Washington Nationals – 2022)

Anthony Hall, FCL Yankees, Rookie League, New York Yankees
Years at Oregon: 2020-2022
MLB Draft: Round 4, Pick 130 (New York Yankees 2022)

Adam Maier, FCL Braves, Rookie League, Atlanta Braves
Years at Oregon: 2022
MLB Draft: Round 7, Pick 215 (Atlanta Braves 2022)