For many of our players, their time in Little League was just a start. Below are just some who played baseball for Del Mar Little League and continued on playing at the High School, College, and for a rare few in the pros.
2022 Congratulations to Garrett Stubbs and his first home run in the Majors. Video
2021 Congratulations to Carson Williams on his FIRST round selection by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 2021 MLB Draft. Best of Luck to Carson on the start of his Major League Career.
If there is someone you know that continued playing beyond High School, please let us know and we will add them to this page. When you do please identify their last season at Del Mar Little League and the year they graduated High School. Also if you have a picture from their days in Del Mar and later in college or the professional we will add that.
Del Mar Little League 2015 or 2016, High School 2021
Carlson Williams 1st Round Tampa Bay Rays
Del Mar Little League 2014 or 2015, High School 2020
Bryce Grudzielanek, Torrey Pines – UCLA
Del Mar Little League 2013 or 2014, High School 2019
Del Mar Little League 2012 or 2013, High School 2018
MJ Metz - Trinity College
Badley Polinski - Washington State University
Del Mar Little League 2011 or 2012, High School 2017
Seth Bernstein - Emory University
Sammy Benbow - Lewis and Clark College
Shane Jones - Menlo College
Hugo Kinerbuchi-Southern Nazarene University
Del Mar Little League 2010 or 2011, High School 2016
Max Spencer - Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Josh Sidney - Valparaiso University
James Rutledge - Swarthmore College
Evan Trausch - Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Player Names in Blue you can click on for more information.
Del Mar Little League 2009 or 2010, High School 2015
Cole Acosta -- North Carolina State
Cole Klemke -- University of Nebraska
Cameron (CJ) Stubbs - USC, Drafted in the 10th Round by the Houston Astros
Dylan Gargas- Grossmont College, Penn State
Colby Morris - Middlebury College, Signed by the New York Mets. For details about his signing click here
Del Mar Little League 2008 or 2009, High School 2014
Jake Gotta DMLL 2008, Long Beach City
Del Mar Little League 2008 or 2007, High School 2013
Jack Kaloogian -- Saddleback College
Del Mar Little League 2006 or 2007, High School 2012
Kyle Johnson -- Purdue, then signed with the New York Yankees Organization
Luc Rennie -- Drafted 16th Round 2012 MLB Draft - Baltimore Orioles
Brock Larson -- University of San Francisco
John Remick -- Kansas
Garrett Stubbs -USC, MLB Houston Astros, including being on the team during the 2019 World Series
Above and to your right is our own Garrett Stubbs as a 12-year-old playing for the Astros and to the right for, yep, the same team, the Houston Astros.
Del Mar Little League 2005 or 2006, High School 2011
Matt Malott -Occidental College, CCA Coach, Kansas City Royals-Player Development Coach
Nick Gotta - Northwest Missouri State, then signed with the Santa Fe Fuego
Del Mar Little League 2004 or 2005, High School 2010
Cade Gotta – Drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 26th of the 2014 MLB
Joey Denato - Indiana, then drafted by the Phillies in the 19th Round
Keegan Yuhl - Drafted by the Houston Astros in the 35th Round
Ryan Lischer - Arizona Christian
Chris Bianchi - Trinity (TX)
Danny Tyson - Northwestern
Josh Sabourin - Palomar
Jerrud Sabourin-DMLL 2002: Indiana. Signed as a free agent by the Cleveland Indians
Trevor Hutchinson-DMLL 1992: UC Berkeley. Drafted by the Pirates, 35th Round, 1998; Mets, 20th Round, 2001; Marlins, 3rd Round, 2002.
Adam Johnson-DMLL 1991, Cal St. Fullerton. Drafted by the Twins, 25th Round, 1997; Twins, 1st Round (#2 overall), 2000. MLB debuted with the Twins in 2001.
Chad Hutchinson-DMLL 1989: Stanford. Drafted by the Braves, 1st Round, 1995; Cardinals, 2nd Round, 1998. MLB debut with the Cardinals in 2001. Quarterback at Stanford and in the NFL with the Cowboys and Bears.
Links to Stories About Our Former Players
Kyle Johnson at Purdue.
Former Del Mar Little League players drafted into Pros
1991 All-Stars 20 Year Reunion