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Australia currently has 62 players under contract with professional clubs including Grant Balfour and Travis Blackey of the 2012 American League West Division Champion Oakland Athletics. The Australian National Baseball Team has participated in both the 2006 and 2009 World Baseball Classic, but has not advanced past Round One. In their opening game in 2009, Team Australia defeated Mexico 17-7 and set a new tournament record for hits in a game with 22, including four home runs. Most recently, Australia finished fifth in the 2011 IBAF Baseball World Cup.


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Name # B/T Height Weight Birth Date
Pitchers
Travis Blackley -- L-L 6'3" 205lbs. 11/04/1982
Steven Chambers -- R-R 5'9" 181lbs. 11/08/1990
Justin Erasmus -- R-R 5'10" 175lbs. 01/22/1990
Sam Gibbons -- L-R 6'4" 190lbs. 12/12/1993
Steven Kent -- L-L 6'0" 200lbs. 05/08/1989
Wayne Lundgren -- R-R 6'6" 230lbs. 04/21/1982
Peter Moylan -- R-R 6'2" 225lbs. 12/02/1978
Ryan Rowland-Smith -- L-L 6'3" 250lbs. 01/26/1983
Warwick Saupold -- R-R 6'1" 195lbs. 01/16/1990
Ryan Searle -- R-R 6'0" 190lbs. 06/22/1989
Matt Timms -- R-R 6'6" 220lbs. 01/18/1987
Josh Tols -- L-L 5'7" 165lbs. 10/06/1989
Todd Van Steensel -- R-R 6'1" 215lbs. 01/14/1991
Matthew Williams -- R-R 6'1" 180lbs. 02/28/1987
Catchers
Allan de San Miguel -- R-R 5'9" 205lbs. 02/01/1988
Mitch Nilsson -- S-R 5'11" 165lbs. 05/24/1991
Robbie Perkins -- R-R 6'0" 175lbs. 05/29/1994
Infielders
James Beresford -- L-R 6'1" 170lbs. 01/19/1989
Trent D'Antonio -- L-R 5'9" 180lbs. 08/14/1985
Brad Harman -- R-R 6'1" 205lbs. 11/19/1985
David Sutherland -- L-L 6'6" 175lbs. 05/02/1985
Logan Wade -- S-R 6'1" 190lbs. 11/13/1991
Stefan Welch -- L-R 6'3" 190lbs. 08/12/1988
Outfielders
Mitch Dening -- L-R 6'1" 209lbs. 08/17/1988
Luke Hughes -- R-R 5'11" 205lbs. 08/02/1984
David Kandilas -- R-R 6'2" 195lbs. 09/14/1990
Trent Oeltjen -- L-L 6'1" 205lbs. 02/28/1983
Aaron Whitefield -- R-R 6'4" 200lbs. 09/02/1996