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    Louisville Slugger All-American Team Announced

    LOUISVILLE SLUGGER'S PRE-SEASON ALL-AMERICAN BASEBALL TEAMS

    TUCSON, Ariz. — The 2013 Louisville Slugger pre-season All-American baseball teams, selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper, features a who's who of NCAA Division I baseball players.

    The projected National Player of The Year is CF/RHP Michael Lorenzen of Cal. St. Fullerton. Last season, he recorded 16 saves and a 1.23 ERA as a pitcher and hit .297 with 20 doubles, 43 RBI and 14 stolen bases.

    Complete stats on all members of the Louisville Slugger All-American teams are attached in the PDF file.

    The three All-American teams include:

    FIRST TEAM PRE-SEASON ALL-AMERICANS
    RHP Nick Petree, Missouri St. (10-4, 1.01 ERA, 114 K, went 73 innings without allowing earned run)  
    RHP Mark Appel, Stanford (10-2, 2.56 ERA, 130 K, 30 BB, possible top pick in 2013 Draft)
    LHP Carlos Rodon, N.C. State (9-0, 1.57 ERA, 135 K, 41 BB)
    RHP Trevor Williams, Arizona St. (12-2, 2.05 ERA, 59 K, 13 BB)
    RHP Adam Plutko, UCLA (12-3, 2.48 ERA, 99 K, 47 BB)
    LHP Sean Manaea, Indiana St. (dominated Cape Cod League with 95 mph fastball, 5-1, 1.22 ERA, 85 K)
    Relief Jimmie Sherfy, Oregon (19 SV, 5-3, 2.20 ERA, 93 K, 34 BB)
    C Mitchell Garver, New Mexico (great defense, .377, 10 HR, 27 2B, 57 RBI)
    1B George Roberts, Kent St. (.364, 8 HR, 23 2B, 66 RBI)
    2B L.J. Mazzilli, Connecticut (.339, 9 HR, 19 2B, 30 RBI, 16 SB)
    3B D.J. Peterson, New Mexico (.419, 17 HR, 21 2B, 78 RBI)
    SS Trea Turner, N.C. State (.336, 5 HR, 13 2B, 43 RBI, 57 SB)
    OF Raph Rhymes, Louisiana St. (.431, 4 HR, 11 2B, 53 RBI)
    OF Michael Conforto, Oregon St. (.349, 13 HR, 14 2B, 76 RBI)
    OF Boomer Collins, Dallas Baptist (.374, 13 HR, 23 2B, 58 RBI, 15 SB)
    DH Nick Backlund, Mercer (.381, 16 HR, 16 2B, 58 RBI)
    UT (CF/RHP) Michael Lorenzen, Cal. St. Fullerton (.297, 20 2B, 43 RBI, 14 SB, 16 SV, 1.23 ERA)

    SECOND TEAM PRE-SEASON ALL-AMERICANS
    RHP Ryne Stanek, Arkansas
    LHP Kent Emanuel, North Carolina
    LHP Dillon Overton, Oklahoma
    RHP Jonathan Gray, Oklahoma
    RHP Chris Rowley, Army
    RHP Buck Farmer, Georgia Tech.
    RHP Konner Wade, Arizona
    LHP Corey Littrell, Kentucky
    RHP Tyler Skulina, Kent St.
    RHP Bobby Wahl, Mississippi
    RHP Aaron Nola, Louisiana St.
    Relief Corey Knebel, Texas
    Relief Aaron Burke, Coastal Carolina
    C Grayson Greiner, South Carolina
    C Spencer Navin, Vanderbilt
    1B Mason Katz, Louisiana St.
    1B Conrad Gregor, Vanderbilt
    2B Erich Weiss, Texas
    3B Kris Bryant, San Diego
    SS Adam Frazier, Mississippi St.
    OF Johnny Field, Arizona
    OF Austin Cousino, Kentucky
    OF Austin Wilson, Stanford
    UT Marco Gonzales, Gonzaga

    THIRD TEAM PRE-SEASON ALL-AMERICANS
    RHP Preston Morrison, Texas Christian
    RHP Andrew Mitchell, Texas Christian
    LHP Brandon Leibrandt, Florida St.
    RHP Mike Compton, Florida St.
    LHP Jordan Montgomery, South Carolina
    RHP Colby Holmes, South Carolina
    RHP Andrew Pierce, Southern Mississippi
    LHP Ben Wetzler, Oregon St.
    RHP Jonathon Crawford, Florida
    RHP Austin Kubitza, Rice
    Relief Preston Hatcher, Western Carolina
    Relief Michael Wagner, San Diego
    Relief Dan Slania, Notre Dame
    Relief Jonathan Holder, Mississippi St.
    Relief Colby Suggs, Arkansas
    Relief Tyler Webb, South Carolina
    Relief Ryan Connolly, Coastal Carolina
    C Riley Moore, Arizona
    C Austin Wynns, Fresno St.
    1B Brian Ragira, Stanford
    1B Johnny Coy, Wichita St.
    1B Ryan Padilla, New Mexico
    2B Steve Wilkerson, Clemson
    2B Jordan Hankins, Austin Peay St.
    2B Dominic Ficociello, Arkansas
    2B Tony Kemp, Vanderbilt
    3B Colin Moran, North Carolina
    3B Eric Jagielo, Notre Dame
    3B Joey Cujas, Virginia Commonwealth
    3B Alex Blandino, Stanford
    3B Jose Trevino, Oral Roberts
    SS Hunter Dozier, Stephen F. Austin
    SS Parker Hipp, New Mexico St.
    OF Hunter Renfroe, Mississippi St.
    OF Phillip Ervin, Samford
    OF Brandon Thomas, Georgia Tech.
    OF Bill Cullen, Virginia Commonwealth
    OF Tyler Molinaro, N.C. Wilmington
    UT Desmond Russell, Jackson St.