The University of Nebraska baseball program started in 1889 and Ad Liska was their first player to make it to the Major League level.
On April 12, 2000, ground was broken on a new park for the Huskers baseball team. On June 1, 2001, Hawks Field at Haymarket Park opened its doors & on March 5, 2002 the NU team made their debut on the new field where they defeated Nebraska-Kearney 23-1.
Did you know that there are thirty-five former University of Nebraska players who made it to the show? Send corrections to Baseball Almanac.