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Teixiera, but not Pettitte, on Team USA roster

Posted by: Chad Jennings - Posted in Misc on Jan 17, 2013 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

Here’s the official Team USA provisional roster for the World Baseball Classic. Despite a previous report, Andy Pettitte is not on the roster. Mark Teixeira is the only Yankees player.

Jeremy Affeldt – San Francisco Giants – LHP
Heath Bell – Arizona Diamondbacks – RHP
Mitchell Boggs – St. Louis Cardinals – RHP
Steve Cishek – Miami Marlins – RHP
Tim Collins – Kansas City Royals – LHP
R.A. Dickey – Toronto Blue Jays – RHP
Luke Gregerson – San Diego Padres – RHP
Derek Holland – Texas Rangers – LHP
Craig Kimbrel – Atlanta Braves – RHP
Ryan Vogelsong – San Francisco Giants – RHP
Kris Medlen – Atlanta Braves – RHP
Chris Perez – Cleveland Indians – RHP
Glen Perkins – Minnesota Twins – LHP
Vinnie Pestano – Cleveland Indians – RHP

J.P. Arencibia – Toronto Blue Jays – C
Jonathan Lucroy – Milwaukee Brewers – C
Joe Mauer – Minnesota Twins – C

Willie Bloomquist – Arizona Diamondbacks – UTL
Brandon Phillips – Cincinnati Reds – 2B
Jimmy Rollins – Philadelphia Phillies – SS
Mark Teixeira – New York Yankees – 1B
David Wright – New York Mets – 3B
Ben Zobrist – Tampa Bay Rays – UTL

Ryan Braun – Milwaukee Brewers – OF
Adam Jones – Baltimore Orioles – OF
Giancarlo Stanton – Miami Marlins – OF
Shane Victorino – Boston Red Sox – OF

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