BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals will feature three players from SEC schools on its 25-man rosters.
The Astros' roster includes former LSU student-athletes Alex Bregman and Will Harris, while Nationals are represented by former Missouri student-athlete Max Scherzer.
A total of 36 players from SEC institutions were listed on 40-man rosters of teams competing in the Major League Baseball Playoffs. All 10 teams in the postseason were represented by at least two former SEC student-athletes on 40-man rosters.
The World Series is slated to begin Tuesday at 7 p.m.