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Arkansas Baseball Updates: Dave Van Horn Postseason Tweetcap

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Van Horn provided plenty of roster updates in his postseason press conference. Here's a rundown.

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General Roster Updates

It appears most everyone who was drafted and obviously who graduated won't be back. Out of the rest of the roster, it appears Brett McAfee is the only regular starter who appears to be leaving on his own accord.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH opens his presser by telling everyone that Bobby Wernes and Tyler Spoon will likely sign with their respective MLB clubs.</p>&mdash; Razorback Baseball (@RazorbackBSB) <a href="https://twitter.com/RazorbackBSB/status/611556588604633088">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Among the players who won&#39;t be back next season are Brett McAfee, Blake Wiggins, Jonah Patten and Nathan Rodriguez.</p>&mdash; WholeHogSports (@wholehogsports) <a href="https://twitter.com/wholehogsports/status/611559874741207040">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Several asked, so here&#39;s DVH&#39;s full statement on Brett McAfee. (<a href="https://twitter.com/JohnPerdue72">@JohnPerdue72</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/keithcullum">@keithcullum</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/AndyDavis1234">@AndyDavis1234</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/RaeA_94">@RaeA_94</a>) <a href="http://t.co/xvHW1g9Hi7">pic.twitter.com/xvHW1g9Hi7</a></p>&mdash; Andrew Hutchinson (@NWAHutch) <a href="https://twitter.com/NWAHutch/status/611582675653107712">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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I have to say, I like the approach here by Van Horn. "If you're leaving, go ahead and leave." Probably much more effective than having to wait three weeks for the basketball team like we did this spring. Would spring recruiting have gone better if Bobby Portis and Michael Qualls announced after one week instead of waiting three weeks? We'll never know, but maybe.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH said it&#39;s &quot;50-50&quot; on whether LHP Jacob Schlesener would come to Arkansas or sign professionally. He was a 12th-round pick.</p>&mdash; Andrew Hutchinson (@NWAHutch) <a href="https://twitter.com/NWAHutch/status/611556664055959553">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH: We feel really good about the 2016 (recruiting) class. It&#39;s going to be one of the best in the country.</p>&mdash; Andrew Hutchinson (@NWAHutch) <a href="https://twitter.com/NWAHutch/status/611557289573552128">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">&quot;Tony Vitello is a relentless recruiter and that&#39;s why I hired him. We are getting better talent in here.&quot; - DVH</p>&mdash; Razorback Baseball (@RazorbackBSB) <a href="https://twitter.com/RazorbackBSB/status/611559431130591234">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH: How did we make it to the CWS without a left-handed pitcher?</p>&mdash; Razorback Nation (@RazNation) <a href="https://twitter.com/RazNation/status/611560654491680768">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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Pitching Staff Updates

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">&quot;In the fall we are going to give Zach Jackson a chance to start.&quot; - DVH</p>&mdash; Razorback Baseball (@RazorbackBSB) <a href="https://twitter.com/RazorbackBSB/status/611560188630269952">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH: Jackson will have to have better control to be a starter. He needs to become better defensively. Needs to work on his pickoff move.</p>&mdash; Razorback Nation (@RazNation) <a href="https://twitter.com/RazNation/status/611560351331553282">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH said Taccolini may need surgery for undisclosed condition, but he expects Tacco to toss in fall and be ready to pitch in spring.</p>&mdash; Bob Holt (@BobHoltADG) <a href="https://twitter.com/BobHoltADG/status/611583530020155392">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH: McKinney will rehab but throw too. Won&#39;t hurt his arm to throw some this summer. Won&#39;t play summer ball.</p>&mdash; Razorback Nation (@RazNation) <a href="https://twitter.com/RazNation/status/611561798207012864">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Bullpen is going be a huge question mark again, but next year&#39;s squad has fewer questions than this one had.</p>&mdash; Eric Bolin (@ericwbolin) <a href="https://twitter.com/ericwbolin/status/611581735210364928">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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Lineup Updates

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Eagan likely will play OF next year if another 1B can be found, DVH says. Shaddy could be in OF, too, as well as Bonfield &amp; Spanberger.</p>&mdash; Bob Holt (@BobHoltADG) <a href="https://twitter.com/BobHoltADG/status/611584256721039360">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH: Bonfield will be on a misson next season. Will do a 360. Fall injury hurt him.</p>&mdash; Razorback Nation (@RazNation) <a href="https://twitter.com/RazNation/status/611558416876617728">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I missed it when he was talking earlier, but DVH said that Luke Bonfield will play in the Cape Cod League this summer. That&#39;s big time.</p>&mdash; Andrew Hutchinson (@NWAHutch) <a href="https://twitter.com/NWAHutch/status/611579017989390336">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">&quot;There is a good chance Clark Eagan will play in the outfield next year if someone can come in and take over at first base.&quot; - DVH</p>&mdash; Razorback Baseball (@RazorbackBSB) <a href="https://twitter.com/RazorbackBSB/status/611558992259608576">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DVH says he doesn&#39;t want to speculate on which newcomers have best shot for sudden impact. Doesn&#39;t want to put pressure on them.</p>&mdash; Bob Holt (@BobHoltADG) <a href="https://twitter.com/BobHoltADG/status/611584454868406272">June 18, 2015</a></blockquote>

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