USA Baseball Sets National Team Roster




USA Baseball finalized the 22-man roster for this summer's college national team. Sophomores J.P. Arencibia (Tennessee), Sean Doolittle (Virginia) and David Price (Vanderbilt) made the team for the second straight year.

The roster includes 14 sophomores, seven freshmen and a junior. Tennessee and Vanderbilt both placed two players on the club, with Julio Borbon joining Arencibia and Pedro Alvarez joining Price.

Seven All-Americans will play for Team USA: Jake Arrieta, Alvarez, Zack Cozart, Doolittle, Wes Roemer, Nick Schmidt and Cole St.Clair. Five All-Freshman players made the team: Alvarez, Brandon Crawford, Tim Federowicz, Tommy Hunter and Jemile Weeks.

Team USA begins play July 4 against Taiwan in Pawtucket, R.I.

TEAM USA ROSTER

PlayerPositionSchoolClass
Pedro Alvarez
3bVanderbilt Fr.
J.P. Arencibia
cTennessee So.
Jake Arrieta
rhpTexas Christian So.
Bryan Augenstein
rhpFlorida So.
Darwin Barney
inf/ofOregon State
So.
Julio Borbon
ofTennessee So.
Preston Clark
cTexas Fr.
Zack Cozart
ss/3bMississippi So.
Brandon Crawford
ssUCLA Fr.
Ross Detwiler
lhpMissouri State So.
Sean Doolittle
lhp/1bVirginiaSo.
Tim Federowicz
c/1bNorth Carolina Fr.
Todd Frazier
inf/ofRutgers So.
Nick Hill
lhpArmyJr.
Tommy Hunter
rhpAlabamaFr.
Roger Kieschnick
ofTexas Tech Fr.
Daniel Moskos
lhpClemsonSo.
David Price
lhpVanderbilt So.
Wes Roemer
rhpCal State Fullerton
So.
Nick Schmidt
lhpArkansas So.
Cole St.Clair
lhpRice So.
Jemile Weeks
2bMiami Fr.