Darren Wittcke brings a wealth of knowledge to Gunderson Baseball. A native Oregonian, Darren played locally at Madison High School and then collegiately at Portland State University where he was a 44th round draft pick by the San Francisco Giants. After his playing days concluded, Darren was a Major League scout for 25 years. In total, Darren signed 39 Major League players during his tenure as a scout, most notably: Tim Lincecum, Brandon Crawford and Brian Wilson. Darren will work alongside Coach Gunderson, developing programs and training the older age groups within Gunderson Baseball.