2017 World Baseball Classic rosters: Posey, Stanton, McCutchen headline Team USA

usaThe 2017 World Baseball Classic gets underway on March 6. You can click here for the 2017 World Baseball Classic format, pool assignments, full TV schedule, and start times. After you do that, we can turn our attention to the finalized rosters for the 16 teams who’ve qualified tournament pool play for 2017. Those rosters were announced on Wednesday, and as you’re about to see superstars abound. Now let’s dig in, starting with the heavyweights …

Archer, Chris MLB (TB) Yes RHP R/R Active
Arenado, Nolan MLB (COL) Yes 3B R/R Active
Bregman, Alex MLB (HOU) Yes SS R/R Active
Carpenter, Matt MLB (STL) Yes 3B L/R Active
Cecil, Brett MLB (STL) Yes LHP R/L DPP
Clippard, Tyler MLB (NYY) Yes RHP R/R Active
Crawford, Brandon MLB (SF) Yes SS L/R Active
Duffy, Danny MLB (KC) Yes LHP L/L Active (DPP)
Dyson, Sam MLB (TEX) Yes RHP R/R Active
Ellis, A.J. MLB (MIA) Yes C R/R Active
Fulmer, Michael MLB (DET) Yes RHP R/R DPP
Givens, Mychal MLB (BAL) Yes RHP R/R Active
Goldschmidt, Paul MLB (ARI) Yes 1B R/R Active
Gray, Sonny MLB (OAK) Yes RHP R/R DPP
Gregerson, Luke MLB (HOU) Yes RHP L/R Active
Happ, J.A. MLB (TOR) Yes LHP R/R DPP
Hosmer, Eric MLB (KC) Yes 1B L/L Active
Jones, Adam MLB (BAL) Yes CF R/R Active
Jones, Nate MLB (CWS) Yes RHP R/R Active
Kinsler, Ian MLB (DET) Yes 2B R/R Active
Lucroy, Jonathan MLB (TEX) Yes C R/R Active
McCutchen, Andrew MLB (PIT) Yes CF R/R Active
McGee, Jake MLB (COL) Yes LHP L/L Active
Miller, Andrew MLB (CLE) Yes LHP L/L Active
Murphy, Daniel MLB (WSH) Yes 2B L/R Active
Neshek, Pat MLB (PHI) Yes RHP S/R Active
Posey, Buster MLB (SF) Yes C R/R Active
Roark, Tanner MLB (WSH) Yes RHP R/R Active (DPP)
Robertson, David MLB (CWS) Yes RHP R/R Active
Smyly, Drew MLB (SEA) Yes LHP L/L DPP
Stanton, Giancarlo MLB (MIA) Yes RF R/R Active
Stroman, Marcus MLB (TOR) Yes RHP R/R Active
Wilson, Alex MLB (DET) Yes RHP R/R DPP
Yelich, Christian MLB (MIA) Yes LF L/R Active

 

SOURCE: CBS Sports.com

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