Vanderbilt baseball: Complete 2020 projected lineup and preseason grades


Vanderbilt captured its second national title with a thrilling series win over Michigan in 2019. Can it emulate that season in 2020 after being named the second-best team in D1Baseball.com’s preseason top 25? Find out in our breakdown.

Below are a few facts to consider when evaluating the 2020 Vanderbilt club:

2019 record: 59-12 (23-7 SEC)
RPI: 1
Coach (record at school): Tim Corbin (740–354–1 in 17 seasons) 
Ballpark: Hawkins Field (3,700)
Postseason history: 18 regionals (active streak: 14), 4 CWS trips (last in 2019), 2 National Titles (2019)

VANDERBILT FALL REPORT: How the Commodores are preparing for the 2020 season

In this preview of Vanderbilt’s 2020 season, we’ve graded the Commodores in each characteristic of the game: Hitting, power, speed, defense, starting pitching, bullpen and experience/intangibles. But before we begin, let’s present our projected lineup for Vanderbilt in 2020.

Vanderbilt’s projected lineup

Pos. Name, Yr. AVG/OBP/SLG HR RBI SB
C Ty Duvall, Sr. .275/.418/.413 5 42 0
1B Dominic Keegan, So. .227/.320/.273 0 1 0
2B Harry Ray, Sr. .276/.358/.397 2 38 21
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