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SEC represented on MLB Wild Card Series rosters

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 7, 2022)----- A total of 22 players formerly from SEC universities were named to active rosters for the American League and National League Wild Card Series.

South Carolina has four former players on 26-man rosters, while Arkansas, Kentucky, LSU and Missouri each have three. Ten SEC schools are represented on Wild Card Series rosters.

The Toronto Blue Jays have five former SEC players on their postseason roster, followed by the Guardians, Mets, Phillies and Rays with three. All eight MLB teams in the Wild Card Series have at least one former SEC player on their active roster.

The Major League Baseball Playoffs begin with the Wild Card series Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Division Series will begin Oct. 11. Rosters for the Dodgers, Braves, Astros and Yankees will be announced next week.

SEC In The MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Series

Cleveland Guardians

Luke Maile, Kentucky
Cody Morris, South Carolina
Trevor Stephan, Arkansas

Seattle Mariners

Curt Casali, Vanderbilt
Adam Frazier, Mississippi State

Tampa Bay Rays

Jalen Beeks, Arkansas
Pete Fairbanks, Missouri
Brooks Raley, Texas A&M

Toronto Blue Jays

Jackie Bradley Jr., South Carolina
Kevin Gausman, LSU
Whit Merrifield, South Carolina
Zach Pop, Kentucky
Ross Stripling, Texas A&M

San Diego Padres

Austin Nola, LSU

St. Louis Cardinals

Jordan Montgomery, South Carolina
Zack Thompson, Kentucky

New York Mets

Alonso, Florida
James McCann, Arkansas
Max Scherzer, Missouri

Philadelphia Phillies

Aaron Nola, LSU
Kyle Gibson, Missouri
David Robertson, Alabama