The University of Maine baseball program started in 1881 and Irv Ray was their first player to make it to the Major League level. Names that appear on the chart above in bold print are in the University of Maine Hall of Fame.
The Black Bears have turned three triple plays during their history: May 18, 1985, versus La Salle (Jim Overstreet -› Gary Dube -› Rick Bernardo [5-4-3]); March 14, 1994 vs Illinois State (Matt Trahan -› Jeff Longo -› Mark Ballard -› Dan Catlin [5-3-1-4]); April 30, 2003 vs Holy Cross (Joe Drapeau -› Brett Ouellette -› Jesse Carlton [5-4-3]).
Did you know that there are nineteen (19) former University of Maine players who made it to "the show"? Send corrections or updates to Baseball Almanac.