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    Louisville Slugger Announces Preseason All-American Team

    Louisville Slugger has announced its Preseason All-American Team for the 2011 baseball season. The full teams are listed below.

    First Team


    Pitchers

    Pos Player School W L ERA G GS CG SV IP H BB SO
    RHP Gerrit Cole UCLA 11 4 3.37 19 19 0 0 123.0 92 52 153
    LHP•• Matt Purke Texas Christian 16 0 3.02 20 18 1 0 116.3 91 34 142
    RHP Taylor Jungmann Texas 8 3 2.03 17 17 1 0 120.0 88 41 129
    RHP Trevor Bauer UCLA 12 3 3.02 18 18 1 0 131.3 121 41 165
    LHP Danny Hultzen Virginia 11 1 2.78 16 16 1 0 106.6 75 24 123
    RHP Noe Ramirez Cal. St. Fullerton 12 1 2.54 16 14 2 0 106.3 92 19 119
    Relief John Stilson Texas A&M 9 1 0.80 33 0 0 10 79.0 51 23 114

    Position Players

    Pos Player School AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
    C Peter O’Brien Bethune-Cookman .386 202 51 78 13 0 20 56 18 39 0
    1B Paul Hoilman East Tennessee St. .421 235 79 99 24 2 25 84 51 41 1
    2B Zack MacPhee Arizona St. .389 229 67 89 8 14 9 64 41 39 20
    3B Anthony Rendon Rice .394 226 83 89 12 1 26 85 65 22 14
    SS B.A. Vollmuth Southern Mississippi .386 236 72 91 17 2 20 76 43 51 4
    OF Jackie Bradley, Jr. South Carolina .368 242 56 89 12 1 13 60 41 37 7
    OF Alex Dickerson Indiana .419 236 62 99 19 0 24 75 20 35 3
    OF George Springer Connecticut .337 243 84 82 16 4 18 62 60 70 33
    DH Garrett Wittels Florida International .413 242 47 100 21 2 2 60 (56-Gm. Hit Strk.)
    UT* Mike McGee Florida St. .328 250 61 82 15 1 17 73 44 53 5

    Second Team

    Pitchers

    Pos Player School W L ERA G GS CG SV IP H BB SO
    RHP Cole Green Texas 11 2 2.74 17 16 4 0 111.6 88 27 75
    RHP Sonny Gray Vanderbilt 10 5 3.48 19 16 1 1 108.6 101 48 113
    RHP Anthony Meo Coastal Carolina 13 2 2.61 18 16 0 0 96.6 82 34 94
    RHP Kyle Winkler Texas Christian 12 3 3.39 19 19 2 0 116.6 111 36 92
    RHP Steven Maxwell Texas Christian 11 2 2.70 18 18 0 0 103.3 89 34 93
    LHP Alex Panteliodis Florida 11 3 3.51 18 16 1 0 100.0 86 23 82
    RHP Tim Kelley Wichita St. 11 2 3.94 16 15 2 0 96.0 108 26 80
    Relief Chris Dennis Portland 5 1 1.88 30 0 0 14 43.0 31 11 51
    Relief Matt Price South Carolina 5 1 2.26 31 0 0 10 55.6 37 19 83

    Position Players

    Pos Player School AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
    C Jett Bandy Arizona .354 223 53 79 23 0 6 42 20 23 4
    1B Jordan Ribera Fresno St. .343 251 65 86 20 2 27 69 24 35 1
    1B C.J. Cron Utah .431 197 55 85 16 0 20 81 17 23 0
    2B Kolten Wong Hawaii .357 249 57 89 15 4 7 40 36 20 19
    2B Ryan Wright Louisville .366 254 61 93 17 2 16 80 20 26 10
    3B Ricky Oropesa Southern California .353 235 53 83 22 1 20 67 33 51 7
    3B Jason Esposito Vanderbilt .359 262 65 94 25 1 12 64 34 35 31
    SS Kenny Diekroeger Stanford .356 216 42 77 12 1 5 41 12 44 1
    OF Mikie Mahtook Louisiana St. .335 239 68 80 19 4 14 50 38 54 22
    OF Jeremy Baltz St. John’s .396 240 64 95 16 1 24 85 28 44 6
    OF Chad Oberacker Tennessee Tech. .452 239 67 108 29 5 6 70 34 23 14
    UT* Nick Ramirez Cal. St. Fullerton .346 260 62 90 28 1 16 75 19 50 6

    Third Team

    Pitchers

    Pos Player School W L ERA G GS CG SV IP H BB SO
    RHP Tony Zych Louisville 5 2 5.13 22 5 0 0 59.6 63 19 50
    LHP Tyler Anderson Oregon 7 5 2.98 17 16 1 0 102.6 84 33 105
    RHP Kyle Hanson St. John’s 8 3 3.71 18 15 0 0 94.6 77 38 85
    RHP Mark Pope Georgia Tech. 8 1 3.78 13 11 1 1 78.6 90 13 73
    LHP Jed Bradley Georgia Tech. 9 5 4.83 16 16 0 0 91.3 107 25 99
    LHP Mitchell Lambson Arizona St. 8 2 2.16 39 0 0 3 75.0 41 20 96
    RHP Kurt Heyer Arizona 7 4 3.26 17 16 1 0 102.0 97 29 109
    RHP Nick Tropeano Stony Brook 8 4 2.44 14 14 7 0 99.6 76 29 106
    RHP Seth Maness East Carolina 10 3 4.17 17 15 1 1 101.3 123 16 90
    RHP Matt Barnes Connecticut 8 3 3.92 15 13 1 0 82.6 79 25 75
    RHP Carson Smith Texas St. 10 4 3.10 24 13 6 3 104.6 93 24 94
    Relief Kevin McKague Army 0 0 1.33 17 0 0 13 20.3 19 7 26
    Relief Trever Vermeulen South Dakota St. 9 1 1.45 35 0 0 10 68.3 59 19 62
    Relief Paul Snieder Northwestern 2 3 1.79 25 0 0 12 40.3 25 12 35
    Relief Lex Rutledge Samford 5 1 1.71 33 0 0 11 47.3 41 33 58

    Position Players

    Pos Player School AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
    C James McCann Arkansas .286 213 32 61 6 0 9 34 (Great Defense)
    1B/3B Austin Maddox Florida .333 264 48 88 16 0 17 72 7 42 0

    1B Doug Shribman Bucknell .359 217 45 78 17 1 21 62 19 52 1
    1B Nate Woods Belmont .319 213 57 68 14 0 20 78 26 44 4
    2B Dan Paolini Siena .368 212 62 78 13 2 26 64 22 27 12
    2B Kevin Tokarski Illinois St. .412 204 70 84 25 3 8 53 53 40 33
    3B Riccio Torrez Arizona St. .393 234 65 92 27 1 10 54 20 41 20
    3B Harold Martinez Miami (Fla.) .295 241 48 71 10 0 21 69 30 54 5
    3B John Hinson Clemson .351 251 60 88 9 1 17 75 26 48 25
    3B Jacob Tanis Mercer .388 268 69 104 25 1 22 88 22 50 7
    3B Garrett Buechele Oklahoma .359 262 55 94 16 2 17 65 20 51 3
    3B Matt Skole Georgia Tech. .335 233 62 78 15 3 20 63 45 34 1
    3B Matt Leeds Coll. of Charleston .326 242 61 79 23 1 21 88 29 47 1
    SS Deven Marrero Arizona St. .397 156 31 62 12 3 6 42 13 24 11
    SS Brad Miller Clemson .357 252 71 90 19 4 8 49 50 43 9
    SS Levi Michael North Carolina .346 214 76 74 14 4 9 54 44 26 20
    OF Kyle Gaedele Valparaiso .373 236 61 88 19 8 7 63 23 42 17
    OF Jason Coats Texas Christian .361 274 68 99 23 4 13 69 20 57 8
    OF Preston Tucker Florida .331 245 50 81 17 2 11 49 43 29 8
    UT* Andy Mee Florida Atlantic .378 262 58 99 17 5 8 55 20 35 4

    * Pitching Statistics For Multiple-Position Players

    Pos Player School W L ERA G GS CG SV IP H BB SO
    RHP Mike McGee Florida St. 4 1 2.96 20 1 0 13 27.3 15 18 33
    LHP Nick Ramirez Cal. St. Fullerton 1 3 3.50 27 1 0 11 43.6 41 8 38
    RHP Andy Mee Florida Atlantic 1 2 2.96 21 0 0 11 24.3 26 12 22