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Congressional Baseball Game Republican Roster

Third Base
Elected 1992
Home: Savannah, Ga.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Kingston was presented an honorary jersey by the University of Georgia Athletic Association earlier this year and will wear the
No. 1 Bulldog jersey for the game.

Rep. Adam Kinzinger

Outfield
Elected 2010
Home: Channahon, Ill.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Kinzinger plans to be in a jersey from Illinois State University, his alma mater.

Rep. Doug LaMalfa

Outfield
Elected 2012
Home: Richvale, Calif.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

LaMalfa will be sporting a No. 32 jersey from Butte Community College, which he attended for two years until he transferred to California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo.

Rep. Patrick Meehan

Pitcher/Third Base
Elected 2010
Home: Drexel Hill, Pa.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Meehan, a lifelong baseball player and former Bowdoin College athlete, will be wearing the same red and white No. 9 Phillies uniform that he has worn in past games.

Rep. Mick Mulvaney

Shortstop
Elected 2010
Home: Indian Land, S.C.
Hits L | Throws R | Votes R

Mulvaney will be wearing a jersey from the University of South Carolina, Lancaster.

Rep. Steven M. Palazzo

Outfield
Elected 2010
Home: Biloxi, Miss.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Palazzo plans to wear a jersey from the University of Southern Mississippi, where he received his bachelor’s degree and master’s of accounting.

Sen. Rand Paul

Outfield
Elected 2010
Home: Bowling Green, Ky.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Paul will be wearing No. 8 of Western Kentucky University, the same jersey he’s worn for the past two years.

Rep. Erik Paulsen

Outfield
Elected 2008
Home: Eden Prairie, Minn.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

To represent his home state, Paulsen plans to wear a No. 45 University of Minnesota Golden Gophers jersey.

Rep. Steve Pearce

Outfield
Elected 2010
Home: Hobbs, N.M.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Following his lead from previous years, Pearce will wear a maroon New Mexico State University Aggies uniform — No. 8.

Rep. Tom Rooney

First Base
Elected 2008
Home: Tequesta, Fla.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Rooney plans to wear a Phillies jersey to showcase the team that was his favorite when he was young.

Rep. Dennis A. Ross

Outfield
Elected 2010
Home: Lakeland, Fla.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

To represent Florida’s 15th District, Ross will wear a No. 15 Tampa Bay Rays jersey.

Rep. Steve Scalise

Second Base
Elected 2008
Home: Jefferson, La.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Scalise will wear a home Tulane University Green Wave jersey. “Tulane University is a new addition to Louisiana’s 1st District after redistricting,” he said.

Rep. Austin Scott

Left Field
Elected 2010
Home: Tifton, Ga.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Scott will wear a jersey from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, which is located in his hometown of Tifton.

Rep. Pete Sessions

Coach
Elected 1996
Home: Dallas, Texas
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Sessions will wear a Texas Rangers jersey because the team is based in his home state and in the Dallas/Fort Worth area that he represents.

Rep. John Shimkus

Pitcher/Catcher
Elected 1996
Home: Collinsville, Ill.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

Shimkus will wear an Eastern Illinois University Panthers uniform, as the school is now in his district.

Rep. Bill Shuster

Right Field
Elected 2001
Home: Hollidaysburg, Pa.
Hits R | Throws R | Votes R

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