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Pro Players from Long Beach State

Long Beach State Baseball has 51 former players who have played in the Majors. In each of the last eight seasons, Long Beach State has had more former players in the major leagues than any other college or university.

Photo Gallery: All 51 Dirtbags to appear in the MLB

Photo Gallery: Dirtbags currently in the Majors

Dirtbags playing in Major League Baseball in 2018

Troy Tulowitzki

Troy Tulowitzki

Evan Longoria

Evan Longoria

Jason Vargas

Jason Vargas

Bryan Shaw

Bryan Shaw

Nick Vincent

Nick Vincent

Marco Estrada

Marco Estrada

Jared Hughes

Jared Hughes

Matt Duffy

Matt Duffy

Shane Carle

Shane Carle

Mike Marjama

Mike Marjama

Drew Gagnon

Drew Gagnon

Garrett Hampson

Garrett Hampson

Jeff McNeil

Jeff McNeil


Dirtbags in the Minor Leagues

Former MLB players in BOLD

AAA
Danny Espinosa (Lehigh Valley IronPigs/PHI)
Drew Gagnon (Las Vegas 51s/NYM)
Garrett Hampson (Albuquerque Isotopes/COL)
Mike Marjama (Tacoma Rainiers/SEA)
Jeff McNeil (Las Vegas 51s/NYM)
Shane Peterson (El Paso Chihuahuas/SD)
Branden Pinder (Salt Lake Bees/LAA)
Adam Wilk (Columbus Clippers/CLE)
Vance Worley (Las Vegas 51s/NYM)

AA
Matt Anderson (Arkansas Travelers/SEA)
Joey Terdoslavich (Binghamton Rumble Ponies/NYM)

A-Advanced
Kyle Friedrichs (Stockton Ports/OAK)
Logan Lombana (Fort Myers Miracle/MIN)
Brock Lundquist (Dunedin Blue Jays/TOR)
Chris Mathewson (Rancho Cucamonga Quakes/LAD)
Darren McCaughan (Modesto Nuts/SEA)
Austin McGeorge (St. Lucie Mets/NYM)
Lucas Tancas (Bradenton Marauders/PIT)

A
Josh Advocate (Hickory Crawdads/TEX)
Clayton Andrews (Wisconsin Timber Rattlers/MIL)
David Banuelos (Cedar Rapids Kernels/MIN)
Jarren Duran (Greenville Drive/BOS)

A-Short Season
Lucas Jacobsen (Spokane Indians/TEX)
Ramsey Romano (Eugene Emeralds/CHC)
Dave Smith (Auburn Doubledays/WSH)
Eli Villalobos (Batavia Muckdogs/MIA)

Rookie
Chris Rivera (GCL Cardinals/STL)

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