|Born: 1938 (age 75–76)
John Erickson (born circa 1938) was a second baseman who is most notable for winning the 1960 College World Series Most Outstanding Player award while a sophomore at the University of Minnesota. He is one of three players from University of Minnesota to win that award. The others are Jerry Thomas and Dave Winfield. The 6' 0", 180 lb. infielder batted and threw right-handed.
He played professionally until 1962.