SEC Baseball Series Preview: Auburn at Missouri

Preview of the Auburn-Missouri SEC baseball series including key players, stats, schedules/results, rosters and a prediction of the series winner

Missouri-Auburn baseball series preview

The Auburn Tigers travel to the Missouri Tigers for a 3-game, Friday-Sunday SEC baseball series. 14Powers.com SEC Baseball previews this series and predicts the series winner.

By 14Powers SEC Baseball Staff

Series Schedule May 10-12

Ike Irish of Auburn
Ike Irish of Auburn
Taylor Stadium 3,031
Taylor Stadium 3,031
Danny Corona of Missouri
Danny Corona of Missouri
  Day Start Time (ET) TV Tickets
Game 1 Friday 7:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets
Game 2 Saturday 4:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets
Game 3 Sunday 2:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets

Team Statistical Comparisons

Statistic Team National
Rank
Conference
Rank
Value
Base on Balls Auburn
Missouri
52
160
9
11
246
207
Batting Average Auburn
Missouri
192
267
12
14
0.269
0.253
Double Plays Missouri
Auburn
126
241
5
13
30
23
Double Plays Per Game Missouri
Auburn
173
248
6
13
0.61
0.50
Doubles Auburn
Missouri
166
261
9
14
79
67
Doubles Per Game Auburn
Missouri
180
286
8
14
1.72
1.37
Earned Run Average Missouri
Auburn
112
147
11
12
5.61
5.99
Fielding % Auburn
Missouri
33
72
6
12
0.978
0.974
Hit Batters Missouri
Auburn
38
232
1
10
80
49
Hit by Pitch Missouri
Auburn
57
204
5
12
78
52
Hits Missouri
Auburn
192
216
12
14
410
400
Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings Missouri
Auburn
70
192
11
14
9.11
10.17
Home Runs Auburn
Missouri
75
145
10
14
65
49
Home Runs Per Game Auburn
Missouri
68
167
10
14
1.41
1.00
On Base % Auburn
Missouri
132
239
10
14
0.386
0.362
Runs Auburn
Missouri
127
188
12
14
318
289
Sacrifice Bunts Missouri
Auburn
80
145
4
5
23
17
Sacrifice Flies Auburn
Missouri
36
238
3
11
26
15
Scoring Auburn
Missouri
131
228
10
14
6.9
5.9
Shutouts
Slugging % Auburn
Missouri
107
224
10
14
0.466
0.399
Stolen Bases Auburn
Missouri
62
112
3
4
71
57
Stolen Bases Per Game Auburn
Missouri
64
131
3
5
1.54
1.16
Strikeout-to-Walk Ratio Auburn
Missouri
62
74
12
13
2.22
2.15
Strikeouts Per 9 Innings Auburn
Missouri
49
87
11
14
9.5
8.9
Triple Plays
Triples Missouri
Auburn
84
122
2
5
11
9
Triples Per Game Missouri
Auburn
104
136
2
6
0.22
0.20
WHIP Missouri
Auburn
63
148
10
14
1.47
1.61
WL Pct Auburn
Missouri
167
207
13
14
0.478
0.429
Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings Missouri
Auburn
75
92
8
11
4.15
4.29

Statistical Leaders

Auburn Batting Leaders

Player BA OBP AB R H 3B HR SB
Cooper McMurray 0.329 0.474 146 33 48 0 12 0
Ike Irish 0.326 0.406 141 38 46 1 11 4
Mason Maners 0.289 0.408 121 34 35 2 6 4
Cooper Weiss 0.281 0.404 153 35 43 0 5 24
Chris Stanfield 0.266 0.359 139 22 37 1 2 7
Christian Hall 0.232 0.405 82 17 19 0 7 0
Deric Fabian 0.228 0.347 101 18 23 0 5 5

Auburn Pitching Leaders

Player W L ERA APP GS SV IP H ER BB K BA
Chase Allsup 2 3 6.39 11 9 0 50.2 61 36 13 60 0.292

Missouri Batting Leaders

Player BA OBP AB R H 3B HR SB
Jackson Lovich 0.287 0.385 136 27 39 3 7 4
Trevor Austin 0.284 0.418 162 41 46 1 10 0
Kaden Peer 0.237 0.370 114 20 27 0 2 6
Drew Culbertson 0.200 0.262 130 18 26 1 1 9

Missouri Pitching Leaders

Player W L ERA APP GS SV IP H ER BB K BA
Carter Rustad 5 6 5.62 12 8 0 57.2 56 36 10 53 0.249
Logan Lunceford 1 5 7.05 12 12 0 52.1 61 41 20 49 0.286

Massey College Baseball Ranking Composite

Auburn 39
Missouri 78

Auburn Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
1 Caden Green INF 6′-0″ 170 Sr. Tulsa OK
2 Cooper Weiss INF 5′-11″ 201 Gr. Fort Myers FL
3 Chris Stanfield OF 6′-2″ 195 So. Tallahassee FL
4 Carter Wright C 5′-10″ 200 Sr. Blairsville GA
5 Javon Hernandez INF 5′-7″ 171 Sr. Danbury CT
6 Cale Stricklin C 5′-10″ 197 Fr. Watkinsville GA
7 Deric Fabian INF 6′-3″ 190 Jr. Ocala FL
8 Eric Guevara INF 5′-11″ 204 Fr. Parque Lefevre Panama
10 Kaleb Freeman INF/C 6′-0″ 202 Jr. Flowery Branch GA
11 Gavin Miller INF 5′-11″ 202 So. Oakdale PA
12 Drew Nelson LHP/OF 5′-11″ 206 So. Troy AL
13 Ben Schorr RHP 6′-1″ 209 R-Jr. Columbus GA
14 Cade Belyeu OF 6′-4″ 209 Fr. Auburn AL
16 Cole Edwards OF 6′-5″ 213 Fr. Hoover AL
18 Ike Irish C 6′-2″ 203 So. Hudsonville MI
19 Christian Hall INF 6′-2″ 254 Gr. Calera AL
20 Dylan Watts RHP 6′-2″ 187 So. Enumclaw WA
21 Mason Maners OF 6′-0″ 191 Sr. Vestavia Hills AL
22 Hayden Murphy RHP/IF 6′-3″ 191 So. Chula GA
23 Parker Carlson RHP 6′-1″ 188 Jr. Mobile AL
24 Carson Myers LHP 6′-2″ 204 Jr. Bowling Green KY
25 Tanner Bauman LHP 6′-5″ 225 Sr. Jacksonville FL
26 Cooper McMurray IF 6′-3″ 261 R-Jr. Tulsa OK
27 Bobby Peirce OF 6′-0″ 187 Gr. Scottsdale AZ
29 Christian Herberholz RHP 5′-11″ 195 R-Sr. Scottsboro AL
32 Griffin Graves LHP 5′-10″ 184 Fr. Jackson TN
33 Will Cannon RHP 6′-1″ 201 Jr. Phenix City AL
38 Conner McBride RHP 6′-1″ 205 Jr. San Diego CA
40 Cam Tilly RHP 6′-1″ 201 Fr. Newburgh IN
41 John Armstrong RHP 5′-11″ 223 Jr. Marietta GA
43 Alex Petrovic RHP 6′-5″ 232 Fr. Cypress TX
45 Joseph Gonzalez RHP 6′-4″ 233 R-Jr. Humacao P.R.
46 Chase Allsup RHP 6′-2″ 235 Jr. Dothan AL
47 Cameron Keshock RHP 6′-5″ 224 So. Spanish Fort AL
49 Drew Sofield LHP 6′-2″ 206 Fr. Young Harris GA
51 Ty Mauldin IF 5′-11″ 187 R-Jr. Trussville AL
52 Sam Robertson IF 6′-2″ 176 Fr. Oxford AL
53 Konner Keplinger LHP 6′-0″ 183 Fr. Morris AL
54 Konner Copeland LHP 6′-2″ 181 Gr. Mobile AL
77 Zach Crotchfelt LHP 6′-3″ 215 So. Jackson NJ

Missouri Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
1 Juju Stevens OF 6′-0″ 180 Jr. Woodbridge CT
3 Danny Corona INF 6′-3″ 215 Jr. Brooklyn NY
4 Matt Garcia INF 6′-0″ 190 Gr. Orlando FL
5 Brock Daniels INF/OF 6′-1″ 195 So. St. Louis MO
6 Jeric Curtis OF 6′-0″ 170 So. Cypress TX
7 Drew Culbertson INF 6′-0″ 180 Fr. Greenwood IN
8 Tucker Moore C 6′-1″ 198 R-Fr. Castle Rock CO
10 Jackson Beaman OF 6′-1″ 230 So. Lincoln MO
11 Jack Holubowski INF 6′-2″ 205 Fr. Chesterfield MO
12 Justin Colon INF 6′-3″ 180 Jr. Carolina PR
13 Jacob Peaden RHP 6′-2″ 200 Gr. Greenville NC
14 Isaiah Frost OF 5′-11″ 197 Jr. Lee’s Summit MO
17 Thomas Curry C 5′-11″ 230 Fr. Hartland WI
18 Jackson Lovich INF 6′-4″ 192 So. Overland Park KS
19 Trevor Austin INF/OF 5′-10″ 188 Sr. Jefferson City MO
20 Kaden Peer OF/INF 6′-2″ 185 Fr. Chesterfield MO
21 Sam Horn RHP 6′-4″ 217 So. Lawrenceville GA
22 Kadden Drew LHP 6′-2″ 210 Jr. Scottsdale AZ
23 Ian Lohse LHP 6′-0″ 199 Sr. St. Louis MO
24 Jedier Hernandez C 6′-0″ 200 Jr. Trenton NJ
25 Brock Lucas RHP 6′-3″ 229 So. St. Elizabeth MO
26 Ryan Magdic LHP 6′-5″ 240 Gr. Beamsville ON
27 Tyler Macon INF 5′-11″ 175 Fr. Kirkwood MO
28 RJ Jimerson OF 5′-10″ 185 So. Chicago IL
29 Cameron Benson INF/OF 6′-3″ 185 Jr. Farmington Hills MI
30 Carter Rustad RHP 6′-4″ 194 Gr. Kansas City MO
32 Kaden Jacobi RHP 6′-3″ 220 Jr. O’Fallon MO
35 Daniel Wissler LHP 6′-2″ 185 So. O’Fallon MO
38 Bryce Mayer RHP 6′-3″ 210 Jr. Marthasville MO
39 Charlie Miller RHP 6′-3″ 185 Fr. Lohman MO
40 Victor Quinn RHP 6′-1″ 217 Jr. O’Fallon MO
41 Nic Smith LHP 6′-3″ 198 So. Jamestown TN
42 Wil Libbert LHP 6′-1″ 205 Fr. St. Thomas MO
43 Javyn Pimental LHP 6′-3″ 213 Jr. Kane’ohe HI
44 Xavier Lovett RHP 6′-0″ 190 Jr. Houston TX
47 Ben Pedersen RHP 6′-6″ 210 Gr. Duluth MN
48 Logan Lunceford RHP 6′-0″ 180 So. Edmond OK
49 Tony Neubeck LHP 6′-2″ 237 Jr. Hugo MN
50 Ben Smith RHP 6′-2″ 195 Fr. Springfield MO
53 Seth McCartney RHP 6′-0″ 200 Jr. Brandon MS
54 Josh McDevitt RHP 6′-2″ 195 Fr. Effingham IL
58 Miles Garrett RHP 5′-10″ 175 Jr. Stone Mountain GA
88 Mateo Serna C 6′-0″ 195 Fr. Doral FL

Auburn Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb E Kentucky 6 Auburn 17
23-Feb 6:00 PM ET Iowa 5 Auburn 7
24-Feb 12:00 PM ET Wichita St 8 Auburn 19
25-Feb 4:00 PM ET Virginia 6 Auburn 4
27-Feb 4:00 PM ET Samford 3 Auburn 12 SEC Network +
1-Mar TBA UConn Auburn SEC Network +
2-Mar 2:00 PM ET UConn 8 Auburn 4 SEC Network +
3-Mar 2:00 PM ET UConn 2 Auburn 8 SEC Network +
5-Mar 7:00 PM ET Air Force Auburn SEC Network +
6-Mar 5:00 PM ET Air Force 4 Auburn 8 SEC Network +
8-Mar 7:00 PM ET Austin Peay 6 Auburn 7 SEC Network +
9-Mar 2:00 PM ET Austin Peay 6 Auburn 7 SEC Network +
10-Mar 2:00 PM ET Austin Peay 15 Auburn 6 SEC Network +
12-Mar 7:00 PM ET Troy 2 Auburn 8 SEC Network +
15-Mar 7:00 PM ET Auburn 1 Vanderbilt 11 SEC Network +
16-Mar 3:00 PM ET Auburn 5 Vanderbilt 13 SEC Network +
17-Mar 2:00 PM ET Auburn 6 Vanderbilt 9 SEC Network +
19-Mar 7:00 PM ET South Alabama 1 Auburn 2 SEC Network +
21-Mar 7:00 PM ET Arkansas 1 Auburn 0 SEC Network
22-Mar 7:00 PM ET Arkansas 6 Auburn 8 SEC Network +
23-Mar 3:00 PM ET Arkansas 8 Auburn 8 SEC Network +
26-Mar 7:00 PM ET J’Ville St 3 Auburn 13 SEC Network +
28-Mar 7:00 PM ET Auburn 2 Texas A&M 9 SEC Network +
29-Mar 7:00 PM ET Auburn 8 Texas A&M 12 SEC Network +
30-Mar 8:00 PM ET Auburn 9 Texas A&M 10 SEC Network
2-Apr 7:00 PM ET Auburn UAB
5-Apr 7:00 PM ET Tennessee 5 Auburn 9
6-Apr 4:30 PM ET Tennessee 12 Auburn 2
7-Apr 2:00 PM ET Tennessee 19 Auburn 5 SEC Network+
9-Apr 7:00 PM ET Alabama St Auburn SEC Network
11-Apr 7:30 PM ET Kentucky 6 Auburn 5 SEC Network+
12-Apr 7:00 PM ET Kentucky 6 Auburn 5 SEC Network+
13-Apr 3:00 PM ET Kentucky 13 Auburn 8 SEC Network+
16-Apr 7:00 PM ET Georgia Tech 8 Auburn 12 SEC Network
19-Apr 7:00 PM ET Auburn 1 Mississippi St 8 SEC Network+
20-Apr 6:00 PM ET Auburn 1 Mississippi St 9 SEC Network
21-Apr 2:00 PM ET Auburn 1 Mississippi St 3 SEC Network+
23-Apr 4:00 PM ET Florida A&M 1 Auburn 11 SEC Network+
26-Apr 7:30 PM ET Auburn 0 LSU 5 SEC Network+
27-Apr 7:00 PM ET Auburn 3 LSU 10 SEC Network+
27-Apr 2:00 PM ET Auburn 7 LSU 4 SEC Network+
3-May 7:00 PM ET Ole Miss 11 Auburn 7 SEC Network+
4-May 8:00 PM ET Ole Miss 5 Auburn 4 SEC Network
5-May 4:00 PM ET Ole Miss 9 Auburn 10 SEC Network
7-May 7:00 PM ET Auburn 7 Georgia Tech 2 ACC Network
10-May 7:00 PM ET Auburn Missouri SEC Network+
11-May 4:00 PM ET Auburn Missouri SEC Network+
12-May 2:00 PM ET Auburn Missouri SEC Network+
14-May 7:00 PM ET Samford Auburn SEC Network+
16-May 7:00 PM ET Alabama Auburn SEC Network+
17-May 7:00 PM ET Alabama Auburn SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
18-May 3:00 PM ET Alabama Auburn SEC Network+
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament SEC Network
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Missouri Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb Missouri 2 Cal Poly 3
16-Feb Missouri 3 Cal Poly 1
22-Feb 9:00 PM ET Bakersfield 3 Missouri 6
23-Feb 9:00 PM ET Missouri 3 San Diego St 10
24-Feb 4:00 PM ET Missouri 4 UC San Diego 8 ESPN+
24-Feb 7:30 PM ET Missouri 5 UC San Diego 4 ESPN+
27-Feb 4:00 PM ET SE Missouri 8 Missouri 3 SEC Network +
1-Mar 7:00 PM ET N Kentucky Missouri SEC Network +
2-Mar 3:00 PM ET N Kentucky 10 Missouri 28 SEC Network +
3-Mar 2:00 PM ET N Kentucky 16 Missouri 15 SEC Network +
5-Mar 4:00 PM ET Lindenwood 4 Missouri 5 SEC Network +
8-Mar 4:00 PM ET Purdue FW Missouri SEC Network +
9-Mar 1:00 PM ET Purdue FW 9 Missouri 7 SEC Network +
9-Mar 3:30 PM ET Purdue FW 9 Missouri 7
10-Mar 2:00 PM ET Purdue FW 2 Missouri 20 SEC Network +
12-Mar 7:00 PM ET Missouri 5 Kansas 4
15-Mar 7:30 PM ET Missouri 0 Arkansas 8 SEC Network +
16-Mar 3:00 PM ET Missouri 0 Arkansas 6 SEC Network +
17-Mar 3:00 PM ET Missouri 1 Arkansas 9 SEC Network +
19-Mar 7:00 PM ET Kansas 4 Missouri 3
22-Mar 7:00 PM ET Kentucky 9 Missouri 4 SEC Network +
23-Mar 4:00 PM ET Kentucky 1 Missouri 2 SEC Network +
24-Mar 12:00 PM ET Kentucky 7 Missouri 6 SEC Network
26-Mar 7:00 PM ET Illinois 3 Missouri 11 SEC Network
28-Mar 7:00 PM ET Missouri 1 Vanderbilt 3 SEC Network +
29-Mar 7:00 PM ET Missouri 0 Vanderbilt 4 SEC Network +
30-Mar 2:00 PM ET Missouri 1 Vanderbilt 3 SEC Network
2-Apr 7:00 PM ET UT Martin 3 Missouri 13
3-Apr 4:00 PM ET UT Martin 9 Missouri 8
5-Apr 7:00 PM ET Florida 1 Missouri 2
6-Apr 4:00 PM ET Florida 3 Missouri 4
7-Apr 2:00 PM ET Florida 10 Missouri 11 SEC Network+
9-Apr 7:00 PM ET SIUE 5 Missouri 4 SEC Network+
11-Apr 7:00 PM ET Missouri 10 Georgia 15 SEC Network
12-Apr 6:00 PM ET Missouri 6 Georgia 5 SEC Network+
13-Apr 2:00 PM ET Missouri 7 Georgia 10 SEC Network+
16-Apr 7:30 PM ET Missouri 6 Missouri St 2
19-Apr 8:00 PM ET LSU 12 Missouri 1 SEC Network
20-Apr 5:00 PM ET LSU 7 Missouri 8 SEC Network+
21-Apr 3:00 PM ET LSU 6 Missouri 2 SEC Network+
23-Apr 7:00 PM ET Missouri St 6 Missouri 10 SEC Network+
25-Apr 7:00 PM ET Missouri 1 Tennessee 10 SEC Network+
26-Apr 6:30 PM ET Missouri 2 Tennessee 3 SEC Network+
27-Apr 12:00 PM ET Missouri 1 Tennessee 3 SEC Network
30-Apr 7:00 PM ET Lindenwood 1 Missouri 13 SEC Network
3-May 7:00 PM ET South Carolina 10 Missouri 2 SEC Network+
4-May 4:00 PM ET South Carolina 3 Missouri 8 SEC Network+
5-May 2:00 PM ET South Carolina 9 Missouri 4 SEC Network+
10-May 7:00 PM ET Auburn Missouri SEC Network+
11-May 4:00 PM ET Auburn Missouri SEC Network+
12-May 2:00 PM ET Auburn Missouri SEC Network+
16-May 7:00 PM ET Missouri Mississippi St SEC Network+
17-May 7:00 PM ET Missouri Mississippi St SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
18-May 3:00 PM ET Missouri Mississippi St SEC Network+
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament SEC Network
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Auburn-Missouri Baseball Legacy Comparison

Data current as of 2022

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Auburn Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,562-1,731-33
SEC Record: 941-884-3
SEC Championships: 6 (1937, 1958, 1963, 1967,1976, 1978)
SEC Tournament Appearances: 29 (1978, 1980, 1986-95, 1997-2003, 2010-13, 2015, 2017-19, 21-22)
SEC Tournament Record: 35-52
SEC Tournament Championships: 3 (1978, 1989,1998)
NCAA Regional Appearances: 23 (1963, 1967, 1976, 1978, 1987, 1989, 1993-95, 1997-2003, 2005, 2010, 2015, 2017-19, 22)
NCAA Regional Championships: 7 (1967, 1976, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2018-19, 22)
Super Regional Appearances: 4 (1999, 2018-19, 22)
Super Regional Championships: 2 (2019, 22)
College World Series Appearances: 6 (1967, 1976, 1994, 1997, 2019, 2022)
National Championships: 0
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 59-51 (.536)

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Missouri Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,412-1,669-21
SEC Record: 97-172-1
SEC Championships: 0
SEC Tournament Appearances: 6 (2013, 2015-19)
SEC Tournament Record: 2-8 (.200)
SEC Tournament Championships: 0
NCAA Regional Appearances: 22 (1952, 1954, 1958,
1962-65, 1976, 1978, 1980-81, 1988, 1991, 1996, 2003-09, 2012)
NCAA Regional Championships: 1 (2006)
Super Regional Appearances: 1 (2006)
Super Regional Championships: 0
College World Series Appearances: 6 (1952, 1954, 1958, 1962-64)
National Championships: 1 (1954)
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 43-46

Auburn-Missouri Series Prediction

Missouri 2 wins, Auburn 1 win

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