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Deichmann, Lange named to Baseball America's All-American teams

Greg Deichmann (Source: WAFB) Greg Deichmann (Source: WAFB)
Alex Lange (Source: WAFB) Alex Lange (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

LSU outfielder Greg Deichmann and starting pitcher Alex Lange have been named to Baseball America's All-American teams.

Deichmann, who is hitting .322 with 19 home runs, was named to the first-team. Along with his 19 homers, the rightfield slugger has hit 11 doubles and knocked in 69 base runners this season.

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Starting pitcher Alex Lange was named to Baseball America's second-team. 

Lange is 9-5 this year with a 2.87 ERA in 16 appearances.   

The junior has struck out 124 batters in 103.1 innings pitched and opponents are hitting only .240 against the ace.

Deichmann (first-team) and Lange (second-team) were also named to Collegiate Baseball's All-American teams last week.    

Along with Deichmann, UL-Lafayette reliever Wyatt Marks was also named to Baseball America's first-team.

The strikeout machine is 2-1 this season with a 2.28 ERA and seven saves. He has pitched 59.1 innings, fanning 100 batters and walking only 25.

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