William Nuschler "Will" Clark, Jr. played American Legion Baseball for Post 125. His team competed in the 1980 American Legion World Series in Ely, Minnesota. Will later went on to Mississippi State where he earned the monicker, "Will the Thrill."
A dominant starter, Clemens earned seven Cy Young awards and was named the 1986 AL Most Valuable Player. The Rocket finished with consecutive pitching Triple Crowns in 1997 and 1998 and is a member of the MLB All-Century Team. He was named 1988 American Legion Graduate of the Year. Clemens helped his Spring Woods High School Legion team to the 1979 Ohio state title.
Fourth on the all-time managerial wins list, Cox finished his career with a record of 2,504-2,001 (.556 winning percentage). He won the World Series as a manager in 1995 and as a first base coach in 1977. He was named Manager of the Year four times and was named to the Hall of Fame in 2014
The 2014 Legion Baseball Graduate of the Year, Cuddyer played in Virginia and went on to have a 15-year Major League career with the Twins, Rockies and Mets, earning two All-Star appearances, a Silver Slugger and a batting title.
Jacob deGrom played for the 2006 Florida Champs and hosted the Southeast Regional that same year. Played shortstop most of Legion Baseball career, wasn’t until college at Stetson University he began pitching. He now pitches for the New York Mets.