SEC Baseball Series Preview: Arkansas at Texas A&M

Preview of the Arkansas-Texas A&M SEC baseball series including key players, stats, schedules/results, rosters and a prediction of the series winner

Texas A&M-Arkansas baseball series preview

The Arkansas Razorbacks travel to the Texas A&M Aggies 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 16-18

Kendall Diggs of Arkansas
Kendall Diggs of Arkansas
Blue Bell Park 6,100
Blue Bell Park 6,100
Jace LaViolette of Texas A&M
Jace LaViolette of Texas A&M
  Day Start Time (ET) TV Tickets
Game 1 Friday 7:00 PM ET SECN+ Tickets
Game 2 Saturday 7:00 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 Texas A&M
Arkansas
2
40
1
7
339
271
Batting Average Texas A&M
Arkansas
27
188
2
12
0.308
0.271
Double Plays Arkansas
Texas A&M
128
226
3
12
33
27
Double Plays Per Game Arkansas
Texas A&M
157
247
3
12
0.63
0.52
Doubles Texas A&M
Arkansas
50
205
3
12
106
82
Doubles Per Game Texas A&M
Arkansas
67
240
4
12
2.04
1.58
Earned Run Average Arkansas
Texas A&M
2
7
1
3
3.46
3.96
Fielding % Arkansas
Texas A&M
6
23
2
4
0.982
0.979
Hit Batters Texas A&M
Arkansas
182
227
7
10
61
54
Hit by Pitch Arkansas
Texas A&M
161
208
9
12
63
56
Hits Texas A&M
Arkansas
18
175
2
10
548
457
Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings Arkansas
Texas A&M
1
10
1
2
6.86
7.83
Home Runs Texas A&M
Arkansas
4
78
3
10
116
70
Home Runs Per Game Texas A&M
Arkansas
4
89
3
11
2.23
1.35
On Base % Texas A&M
Arkansas
8
136
2
10
0.429
0.386
Runs Texas A&M
Arkansas
7
119
2
10
475
354
Sacrifice Bunts Arkansas
Texas A&M
215
287
8
13
13
4
Sacrifice Flies Arkansas
Texas A&M
73
83
4
5
25
24
Scoring Texas A&M
Arkansas
14
148
3
11
9.1
6.8
Shutouts Texas A&M
Arkansas
1
3
1
2
9
6
Slugging % Texas A&M
Arkansas
5
145
3
12
0.580
0.447
Stolen Bases Texas A&M
Arkansas
134
221
7
9
56
40
Stolen Bases Per Game Texas A&M
Arkansas
151
230
7
9
1.08
0.77
Strikeout-to-Walk Ratio Texas A&M
Arkansas
4
5
2
3
3.28
3.17
Strikeouts Per 9 Innings Arkansas
Texas A&M
1
12
1
4
12.2
10.7
Triple Plays
Triples Texas A&M
Arkansas
36
283
1
13
15
3
Triples Per Game Texas A&M
Arkansas
51
294
1
14
0.29
0.06
WHIP Arkansas
Texas A&M
2
3
1
2
1.19
1.23
WL Pct Arkansas
Texas A&M
2
2
2
2
0.808
0.808
Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings Texas A&M
Arkansas
11
40
2
4
3.25
3.83

Statistical Leaders

Arkansas Batting Leaders

Player BA OBP AB R H 3B HR SB
Peyton Stovall 0.339 0.402 165 33 56 0 9 2
Ben McLaughlin 0.297 0.454 172 37 51 0 7 0
Wehiwa Aloy 0.279 0.376 201 39 56 0 11 7
Kendall Diggs 0.242 0.352 178 31 43 1 6 4

Arkansas Pitching Leaders

Player W L ERA APP GS SV IP H ER BB K BA
Hagen Smith 9 0 1.65 13 13 0 71.0 33 13 29 136 0.138
Brady Tygart 4 3 3.86 13 13 0 58.1 45 25 35 68 0.221

Texas A&M Batting Leaders

Player BA OBP AB R H 3B HR SB
Jackson Appel 0.347 0.432 173 37 60 1 9 11
Braden Montgomery 0.333 0.476 198 59 66 1 24 5
Hayden Schott 0.328 0.415 201 34 66 2 6 1
Gavin Grahovac 0.327 0.416 217 67 71 0 18 1
Jace Laviolette 0.320 0.455 200 73 64 3 27 3
Ali Camarillo 0.302 0.399 189 40 57 0 6 7
Caden Sorrell 0.298 0.404 121 34 36 5 7 4
Ted Burton 0.297 0.461 155 39 46 1 9 9

Texas A&M Pitching Leaders

Player W L ERA APP GS SV IP H ER BB K BA
Ryan Prager 8 1 2.71 13 13 0 69.2 54 21 12 95 0.208

Massey College Baseball Ranking Composite

Arkansas 3
Texas A&M 2

Arkansas Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
1 Ty Wilmsmeyer OF 6′-2″ 185 Gr. Springfield MO
3 Nolan Souza INF 6′-3″ 220 Fr. Honolulu HI
4 Jack Wagner INF/OF 6′-0″ 210 Gr. Wichita KS
5 Kendall Diggs OF 6′-0″ 210 Jr. Olathe KS
6 Ben McLaughlin INF 6′-3″ 210 Sr. Golden CO
8 Hudson White C 6′-1″ 200 Jr. Keller TX
9 Wehiwa Aloy INF 6′-2″ 200 So. Wailuku HI
10 Peyton Stovall INF 5′-11″ 200 Jr. Haughton LA
11 Jaewoo Cho RHP 6′-3″ 220 Fr. Seoul South Korea
12 Jared Sprague-Lott INF 6′-0″ 195 Sr. Philadelphia PA
13 Jayson Jones INF/OF 6′-2″ 215 So. Savannah TX
14 Ross Lovich OF 6′-0″ 185 Sr. Overland Park KS
16 Hudson Polk C 6′-1″ 210 Sr. Coppell TX
17 Hunter Grimes OF 6′-1″ 185 R-Sr. Kerrville TX
18 Reese Robinett INF 6′-3″ 220 So. Kennett MO
19 Will Edmunson OF 6′-1″ 195 Jr. Luther OK
20 Gabe Gaeckle RHP 6′-0″ 195 Fr. Aptos CA
21 Mason Molina LHP 6′-2″ 230 Jr. Rancho Santa Margarita CA
22 Ty Waid INF/OF 6′-2″ 225 Fr. Texarkana AR
24 Peyton Holt INF/OF 5′-10″ 205 Sr. Greenwood AR
25 Brady Tygart RHP 6′-2″ 215 Jr. Hernando MS
26 Tate McGuire RHP 6′-3″ 210 Fr. Liberty MO
27 Ryder Helfrick C 6′-1″ 205 Fr. Discovery Bay CA
28 Koty Frank RHP 6′-2″ 225 Gr. Tushka OK
31 Dylan Carter RHP 6′-2″ 225 R-Jr. Bentonville AR
32 Hunter Dietz LHP 6′-6″ 230 Fr. Trinity FL
33 Hagen Smith LHP 6′-3″ 225 Jr. Bullard TX
34 Diego Ramos RHP 6′-3″ 205 Fr. Vian OK
36 Parker Coil LHP 6′-3″ 190 So. Edmond OK
37 Jake Faherty RHP 6′-3″ 185 Jr. Georgetown KY
38 Colin Fisher LHP 6′-3″ 225 Fr. Noble OK
39 Tucker Holland LHP 6′-6″ 235 Fr. Fayetteville NC
40 Ben Bybee RHP 6′-6″ 235 So. Overland Park KS
41 Will McEntire RHP 6′-4″ 225 R-Sr. Bryant AR
43 Kade Smith OF 6′-0″ 200 Fr. Searcy AR
44 Parker Rowland C 6′-3″ 215 Sr. Tulsa OK
45 Gage Wood RHP 6′-0″ 205 So. Batesville AR
46 Christian Foutch RHP 6′-3″ 230 So. Littleton CO
48 Cooper Dossett RHP 6′-0″ 200 So. Springdale AR
49 Stone Hewlett LHP 6′-1″ 195 Sr. Leawood KS
51 Jack Smith LHP 6′-4″ 225 Fr. Moulton AL
55 Josh Hyneman RHP 6′-4″ 240 R-Fr. Jonesboro AR
61 Adam Hachman LHP 6′-5″ 245 Fr. Wentzville MO

Texas A&M Roster

# Name Pos. HT WT Class City ST
0 Justin Vossos INF 6′-1″ 180 R-Fr. Missouri City TX
1 Jack Bell INF 5′-8″ 180 Fr. Corpus Christi TX
2 Ali Camarillo INF 6′-4″ 180 Jr. Chula Vista CA
3 Kaeden Kent INF 5′-11″ 200 So. Austin TX
4 Travis Chestnut UTIL 5′-8″ 155 Sr. Pflugerville TX
5 Hayden Schott OF 6′-2″ 220 Gr. Newport Beach CA
6 Braden Montgomery OF/RHP 5′-11″ 220 Jr. Madison MS
9 Gavin Grahovac UTIL 6′-1″ 220 Fr. Orange CA
10 Chris Cortez RHP 6′-1″ 205 Jr. Las Vegas Nev.
11 Max Kaufer C 6′-1″ 210 So. Medford NJ
12 Ryan Targac UTIL 6′-4″ 220 Sr. Hallettsville TX
13 Caden Sorrell OF 6′-1″ 205 Fr. Highland Village TX
14 Isaac Morton RHP 5′-11″ 190 Fr. Blaine MN
15 Eldridge Armstrong III RHP 6′-6″ 205 Jr. Simi Valley CA
17 Jace LaViolette OF 6′-1″ 230 So. Katy TX
18 Ryan Prager LHP 6′-1″ 200 R-So. Dallas TX
19 Troy Wansing LHP 6′-3″ 225 Jr. Kansas City MO
20 Jackson Appel C 5′-10″ 200 Sr. Houston TX
21 Weston Moss RHP 6′-4″ 190 Fr. Spring TX
23 Tanner Jones RHP 6′-0″ 195 Jr. Thorsby AL
27 Ted Burton INF 6′-3″ 200 Sr. Huntington Beach CA
28 Brett Antolick RHP 6′-3″ 205 Fr. Conyngham PA
30 Kaiden Wilson LHP 6′-6″ 200 Fr. Raymore MO
31 Carl Schmidt INF 6′-4″ 190 Fr. Petaluma CA
32 Brad Rudis RHP 6′-3″ 195 Jr. Madisonville TX
33 Justin Lamkin LHP 6′-3″ 210 So. Corpus Christi TX
34 Josh Stewart RHP 6′-2″ 195 Jr. Georgetown TX
35 Jason Bodin RHP 6′-3″ 200 Fr. Orange TX
36 Jett Johnson UTIL/RHP 6′-4″ 210 Fr. Nederland TX
37 Ty Baker RHP 6′-6″ 230 Fr. Houston TX
38 Shane Sdao LHP 6′-2″ 170 So. Montgomery TX
41 Jackson Brasseux LHP 5′-11″ 190 Fr. Paris TX
44 Luke Jackson RHP 6′-3″ 190 R-Fr. Austin TX
46 Blake Binderup INF/RHP 6′-0″ 230 R-Fr. College Station TX
47 Tab Tracy OF 6′-0″ 205 Jr. Houston TX
48 Hank Bard C 5′-10″ 205 Sr. Parker CO
49 Austin Vargas LHP 6′-4″ 235 Fr. Brookshire TX
50 Boots Landry INF 6′-4″ 215 Fr. Friendswood TX
52 Brady Sullivan OF 6′-5″ 200 Fr. Cypress TX
53 Evan Aschenbeck LHP 6′-2″ 200 Sr. Brenham TX
55 Zane Badmaev RHP 6′-2″ 270 R-Sr. Boerne TX
59 Zach Frye RHP 6′-1″ 205 Fr. Fort Worth TX
62 Peyton Smith RHP 6′-4″ 225 So. Springfield TN
88 Brock Peery RHP 6′-1″ 195 Sr. Peoria AZ

Arkansas Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb James Madison 4 Arkansas 6
23-Feb 8:00 PM ET Oregon St 4 Arkansas 5
24-Feb 8:00 PM ET Arkansas Oklahoma St 2
25-Feb 2:00 PM ET Arkansas 4 Michigan 3
27-Feb 4:00 PM ET Grambling 1 Arkansas 21 SEC Network +
1-Mar 4:00 PM ET Murray St 1 Arkansas 5 SEC Network +
2-Mar 3:00 PM ET Murray St 1 Arkansas 11 SEC Network +
3-Mar 2:00 PM ET Murray St 3 Arkansas 5 SEC Network +
5-Mar 4:00 PM ET C Arkansas 7 Arkansas 9 SEC Network +
9-Mar 3:00 PM ET McNeese 1 Arkansas 3 SEC Network +
8-Mar 4:00 PM ET McNeese 1 Arkansas 11 SEC Network +
10-Mar 2:00 PM ET McNeese 5 Arkansas 18 SEC Network +
12-Mar 7:00 PM ET Oral Roberts 2 Arkansas 4 SEC Network +
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 +
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 7:30 PM ET Little Rock 0 Arkansas 11 SEC Network +
28-Mar 7:00 PM ET LSU 4 Arkansas 7 ESPN2
29-Mar 8:00 PM ET LSU 3 Arkansas 4 SEC Network
30-Mar 3:00 PM ET LSU 5 Arkansas 7 SEC Network +
2-Apr 7:00 PM ET Arkansas St 0 Arkansas 13
4-Apr 7:00 PM ET Ole Miss 2 Arkansas 5 SEC Network
5-Apr 7:30 PM ET Ole Miss 3 Arkansas 8
6-Apr 3:00 PM ET Ole Miss 4 Arkansas 7
9-Apr 7:00 PM ET San José St 1 Arkansas 5 SEC Network+
10-Apr 4:00 PM ET San José St 2 Arkansas 8 SEC Network+
12-Apr 7:00 PM ET Arkansas 5 Alabama 3 SEC Network+
13-Apr 5:00 PM ET Arkansas 3 Alabama 4 SEC Network+
14-Apr 2:00 PM ET Arkansas 0 Alabama 5 SEC Network+
16-Apr 8:00 PM ET Texas Tech 8 Arkansas 9 SEC Network+
17-Apr 5:00 PM ET Texas Tech 4 Arkansas 5 SEC Network
19-Apr 7:00 PM ET Arkansas 1 South Carolina 2 SEC Network+
20-Apr 4:00 PM ET Arkansas 3 South Carolina 6 SEC Network+
20-Apr 1:30 PM ET Arkansas 9 South Carolina 6 SEC Network+
23-Apr 7:00 PM ET AR-Pine Bluff 11 Arkansas 1 SEC Network+
26-Apr 8:00 PM ET Florida 1 Arkansas 2 SEC Network
27-Apr 1:00 PM ET Florida 5 Arkansas 6 SEC Network+
27-Apr 3:00 PM ET Florida 1 Arkansas 2 SEC Network+
30-Apr 7:30 PM ET Missouri St 7 Arkansas 12 SEC Network+
1-May 5:00 PM ET Missouri St 5 Arkansas 8 SEC Network+
3-May 6:30 PM ET Arkansas 10 Kentucky 3 SEC Network+
4-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas 3 Kentucky 11 SEC Network+
5-May 1:00 PM ET Arkansas 4 Kentucky 7 SEC Network+
10-May 7:30 PM ET Mississippi St 5 Arkansas 7 SEC Network+
11-May 7:00 PM ET Mississippi St 8 Arkansas 5 SEC Network+
12-May 3:00 PM ET Mississippi St 6 Arkansas 9 SEC Network
16-May 7:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
17-May 7:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament SEC Network
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Texas A&M Schedule/Results

DATE AWAY RUNS HOME RUNS GAME INFO
16-Feb McNeese 0 Texas A&M 15
23-Feb 7:00 PM ET Wagner 2 Texas A&M 17 SEC Network +
24-Feb 3:00 PM ET Wagner 0 Texas A&M 2 SEC Network +
25-Feb 2:00 PM ET Wagner 2 Texas A&M 21 SEC Network +
27-Feb 7:00 PM ET Lamar 2 Texas A&M 13 SEC Network +
1-Mar 7:00 PM ET Arizona St 0 Texas A&M 4
2-Mar 3:00 PM ET Texas A&M 9 USC 3
3-Mar 12:00 PM ET Texas A&M 10 Arizona St 5
5-Mar 7:30 PM ET Texas A&M 9 Texas 2 Longhorn Network
6-Mar 7:00 PM ET Texas Southern 4 Texas A&M 7 SEC Network +
8-Mar 7:00 PM ET Rhode Island 0 Texas A&M 11 SEC Network +
9-Mar 3:00 PM ET Rhode Island 0 Texas A&M 11 SEC Network +
10-Mar 2:00 PM ET Rhode Island 11 Texas A&M 12 SEC Network +
12-Mar 7:00 PM ET Sam Houston 8 Texas A&M 9 SEC Network +
15-Mar 6:30 PM ET Texas A&M 6 Florida 8 SEC Network +
16-Mar 6:30 PM ET Texas A&M 10 Florida 6 SEC Network +
17-Mar 1:00 PM ET Texas A&M 2 Florida 4 SEC Network +
20-Mar 7:00 PM ET Prairie View 9 Texas A&M 11 SEC Network +
21-Mar 7:30 PM ET Mississippi St 3 Texas A&M 6 ESPNU
22-Mar 7:00 PM ET Mississippi St 1 Texas A&M 6 SEC Network +
23-Mar 3:00 PM ET Mississippi St 1 Texas A&M 6 SEC Network +
26-Mar 7:00 PM ET Hou Christian 3 Texas A&M 6 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 Texas A&M 12 Texas St 2
5-Apr 7:00 PM ET Texas A&M 9 South Carolina 2
6-Apr 4:00 PM ET Texas A&M 6 South Carolina 3
7-Apr 1:30 PM ET Texas A&M 0 South Carolina 2 SEC Network+
9-Apr 7:00 PM ET UTSA 2 Texas A&M 6 SEC Network+
12-Apr 7:00 PM ET Vanderbilt 0 Texas A&M 15 SEC Network+
13-Apr 8:30 PM ET Vanderbilt 0 Texas A&M 9 SEC Network
14-Apr 2:00 PM ET Vanderbilt 6 Texas A&M 12 SEC Network+
16-Apr 5:00 PM ET Air Force 5 Texas A&M 15 SEC Network+
18-Apr 7:00 PM ET Texas A&M 10 Alabama 5 SEC Network
19-Apr 7:00 PM ET Texas A&M 18 Alabama 9 SEC Network+
20-Apr 5:00 PM ET Texas A&M 9 Alabama 10 SEC Network+
23-Apr 7:00 PM ET Houston 3 Texas A&M 13 SEC Network
26-Apr 7:00 PM ET Georgia 2 Texas A&M 6 SEC Network+
27-Apr 3:00 PM ET Georgia 9 Texas A&M 19 SEC Network+
27-Apr 2:00 PM ET Georgia 5 Texas A&M 4 SEC Network+
30-Apr 7:00 PM ET Tarleton St 6 Texas A&M 10 SEC Network+
3-May 8:00 PM ET Texas A&M 4 LSU 3 SEC Network
4-May 7:30 PM ET Texas A&M 14 LSU 4 SEC Network+
5-May 2:00 PM ET Texas A&M 4 LSU 6 SEC Network+
7-May 7:00 PM ET Rice 3 Texas A&M 16 SEC Network+
10-May 8:30 PM ET Texas A&M 3 Ole Miss 4 SEC Network
11-May 5:00 PM ET Texas A&M 2 Ole Miss 10 SEC Network+
12-May 6:00 PM ET Texas A&M 6 Ole Miss 0 SEC Network
16-May 7:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
17-May 7:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
18-May 2:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas A&M SEC Network+
May 21-26 SEC Baseball Tournament SEC Network
May 27-June 14 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Arkansas-Texas A&M Baseball Legacy Comparison

Data current as of 2022

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Arkansas Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,349-1,443-6
SEC Record: 457-413
SEC Championships: 3 (1999, 2004, 2021)
SEC Tournament Appearances: 26 (1992-99, 2002-07, 2009-15, 2017-19, 21-22)
SEC Tournament Record: 38-44
SEC Tournament Championships: 1 (2021)
NCAA Regional Appearances: 32 (1973, 1979-80, 1983, 1985-90, 1995-96, 1998-99, 2002-15, 2017-19, 21-22)
NCAA Regional Championships: 13 (1979, 1985, 1987, 1989, 2002-04, 09-10, 2012, 2015, 2018-19, 21-22)
Super Regional Appearances: 10 (2002-04, 2009-10, 2012, 2015, 2018-19, 21-22)
Super Regional Championships: 6 (2004, 2009, 2012, 2018, 2019, 22)
College World Series Appearances: 11 (1979, 1985, 1987, 1989, 2004, 2009, 2012, 2015, 2018, 2019, 2021)
National Championships: 0
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 99-75

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Texas A&M Baseball History

All-Time Record: 2,822-1,578-43
SEC Record: 138-128-1
SEC Championships: 0
SEC Tournament Appearances: 8 (2013-19, 22)
SEC Tournament Record: 14-10
SEC Tournament Championships: 1 (2016)
NCAA Regional Appearances: 36 (1951, 1955, 1959, 1964, 1975-78, 1984, 1986-89, 1991-93, 1995, 1997-99, 2003-04, 2007, 2009-19, 22)
NCAA Regional Championships: 10 (1993, 1999, 2004, 2007-08, 2011, 2015-17, 22)
Super Regional Appearances: 9 (1999, 2004, 2007-08, 2011, 2015-17, 22)
Super Regional Championships: 4 (1999, 2011, 2017, 22)
College World Series Appearances: 7 (1951, 1964, 1993, 1999, 2011, 2017, 2022)
National Championships: 0
All-Time NCAA Tournament Record: 88-78

Arkansas-Texas A&M Series Prediction

Arkansas 2 wins, Texas A&M 1 win

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