See Oklahomans in MLB, small layers going into the open day

Carl Albert alum J.T. Realmuto will perform his first regular season with the Phillies on Thursday against the Braves. [AP Photo/Lynne Sladky]
Carl Albert alum J.T. Realmuto will perform his first regular season with the Phillies on Thursday against the Braves. [AP Photo/Lynne Sladky]

Here's a look at players, coaches and managers who have Oklahoma connections in a professional foundation. The League's Baseball list only includes rostered players or are still engaged in battles entering an open day on Thursday.

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Brett Anderson, Athletics (Stillwater)

Brian Anderson, Marlins (Deer Creek)

Chase Anderson, Brewers (OU)

Archie Bradley, Diamondbacks (Broken Arrow)

Dylan Bundy, Orioles (Owasso)

Brian Flynn, Royals (Owasso)

Michael Fulmer, Tigers (Deer Creek) ^

Koda Glover, Nationals (OSU / Heavener)

Jon Gray, Rockies (OU / East / Chandler)

Andrew Heaney, Angels (OSU / Putnam City)

Tim Hill, Royals (Bacone)

Josh James, Astros (Western Okla. St.)

JaCoby Jones, Tigers (Chickasha *)

Matt Kemp, Reds (City of Midwest)

Ramon Laureano, Athletics (NEO)

Jordy Mercer, Tigers (OSU / Taloga)

J.T. Realmuto, Phillies (Carl Albert)

Garrett Richards, Padres (OU / Edmond Memorial) ^

Andrelton Simmons, Angels (Western Okla. St.)

Brad Wieck, Padres (OCU)

Free agents

Evan Gattis (Seminole Street)

Dallas Keuchel (Tulsa Kelley)


Lane Adams, Phillies (Red Oak)

Vincenzo Aiello, Marlins (OU)

Reza Aleaziz, Dodgers (OSU)

Xavier Altamirano, Athletics (ORU)

Tim Arakawa, Angels (OSU)

Miguel Ausua, Rockies (ORU)

Jeb Bargfeldt, Tigers (Owasso)

Blake Battenfield, White Sox (OSU / Verdigris)

George Bell, Giants (Connors Street)

Garrett Benge, Red Sox (OSU / Yukon)

Connor Berry, Red Sox (OU)

Tyler Buffett, Reds (OSU)

Holden Capps, Royals (UCO / Redlands / Lawton)

Trey Cobb, Mets (OSU / Arrow Broken)

Corey Copping, Blue Jays (OU)

Coshow Caleow, Yankees (OC / Deer Creek)

J.R. Davis, Cardinals (OSU)

Dean Deetz, Astros (NEO)

Pedro Diaz, Yankees (Carl Albert St.)

Jake Elliott, White Sox (OU)

Justin Ferrell, Astros (St. Connors / Ógáin)

Kohl Franklin, Cubs (Broken Arrow)

Ralph Garza, Astros (OU)

Chi Chi Gonzalez, Rockies (ORU)

Yariel Gonzalez, Cardinals (USAO)

Alec Hansen, White Sox (OU)

Austin Hansen, Astros (OU)

Ian Hardman, Astros (Seminole Street)

Cade Harris, Rockies (OU)

Thomas Hatch, Cubs (OSU / Jenks)

Jon Heasley, Royals (OSU)

Taylor Hearn, Rangers (OBU)

Ryan Helsley, Cardinals (NSU / Sequoyah Tahlequah)

Cal Hernandez, Mariners (ORU)

Cam Hill, India (Redlands / El Reno) t

Carter Hope, Royals (Tulsa *)

Adrian Houser, Brewers (Locust Grove)

Bryce Howe, Marlins (ORU / Claremore)

Jason Hursh, Braves (OSU)

Jake Irvin, Nationals (OU)

Zach Jackson, Blue Jays (Berryhill) t

Mac James, Rays (OU)

Jake Jewell, Angels (NEO / Norman)

Caleb Knight, Cubs (Checotah)

Cameron Knight, Cardinals (Westmoore)

Dusten Knight, Twins (Tahlequah)

Pete Kozma, Tigers (Owasso)

Matt Kroon, Phillies (OSU)

Jonathan Lacroix, Astros (Seminole Street)

Carson LaRue, Astros (OSU / Dewey)

Jonathan Laureano, Indians (Connors Street)

Gavin LaValley, Reds (Carl Albert)

Jon Littell, Dodgers (OSU / Stillwater)

Sicnarf Loopstok, Indians (Western Okla. St.)

Barrett Loseke, Yankees (Jenks)

Tyler Lyons, Pirates (OSU)

Damien Magnifico, Diamondbacks (OU)

Renae Martinez, Diamondbacks (OU)

Jack Mayfield, Astros (OU)

Brendan McCurry, Astros (OSU / Roff)

Justin McGregor, Reds (ORU)

Thomas McIlraith, Mets (OU)

Julian Merryweather, Blue Jays (OBU)

Trey Michalczewski, White Sox (Jenks)

Lane Milligan, Red Sox (OCU)

Sheldon Neuse, Athletics (OU)

Antonio Nunez, Astros (Western Okla. St)

Steven Okert, Giants (OU) #

Dillon Overton, Padres (OU / Weatherford)

Matthew Page, Nationals (OBU)

Juan Paulino, Astros (Western Okla. St.)

Michael Peoples, Indians (Western Okla. St.)

Devon Perez, White Sox (OU)

Jon Perrin, Royals (OSU) **

Chris Pike, Rays (OCU)

Logan Porter, Royals (NWOSU)

Lane Ramsey, White Sox (OU)

Remey Reed, Marlins (OSU)

Matt Reynolds, Nationalists (Tulsa Kelley) t

Jacob Rhame, Mets (OU)

Trey Riley, Braves (OSU)

Blake Rogers, Padres (OU)

Robie Rojas, Brewers (OSU)

Josh Rolette, Indians (Shawnee)

Jordan Romano, Blue Blues (ORU)

Casey Sadler, Rays (Western Okla. St./Ripley)

Tyler Saladino, Brewers (ORU)

Wilfred Salaman, Brewers (Carl Albert St.)

Daniel Salters, Indians (Eufaula)

Caleb Simpson, Giants (Seminole St./Norman North)

Burch Smith, Brewers (OU)

Dylan Snypes, Mets (ORU)

Teddy Stankiewicz, Red Sox (Seminole Street)

Kyler Stout, Diamondbacks (Union ORU / Tulsa)

Ben Strahm, Giants (NSU)

Cory Taylor, Giants (Owasso)

Carson Teel, Nationals (OSU / Stillwater)

Jackson Tetreault, Nationalists (Cameron Univ.)

Collin Theroux, Athletics (OSU)

Cody Thomas, Dodgers (OU)

Nathan Thompson, Astros (OBU)

Kelby Tomlinson, Diamondbacks (Elgin)

Abraham Toro, Astros (Seminole Street)

Grant Townsend, Blue Jays (ORU) t

Jose Trevino, Rangers (ORU)

Kyle Tyler, Angels (OU / Westmoore)

Conner Uselton, Pirates (Southmoore)

Taylor Varnell, White Sox (ORU / Western Okla. St./Sayre)

Ryan Vilade, Rockies (Stillwater)

Steele Walker, White Sox (OU)

Donnie Walton, Mariners (OSU / Tulsa Kelley)

Ward Ward, Nationals (Leedey) t

Braden Webb, Brewers (Owasso)

Matt Whatley, Rangers (ORU / Claremore)

Andy Wilkins, Braves (Broken Arrow)

Garrett Williams, Giants (OSU)

Corey Zangari, White Sox (Carl Albert)

MLB Managers / Trainers

Ron Gardenhire, Tigers (Okmulgee)

A.J. Hinch, Astros (City of Midwest)

Jeff Salazar, Rockies (OSU / St. Connors St.

Reggie Willits, Yankees (OU / Seminole St./Fort Cobb-Broxton)

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^ – They will lose 2018 season due to injury

# -Configured primarily for assignment

** – You will attend a 50-game suspension for a breach of a series of minor league drugs

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