World Baseball Classic

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There are nine South African players under contract with MLB organizations. The South African National Team participated in both the 2006 and 2009 World Baseball Classics, finishing 16th both years.


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Name # B/T Height Weight Birth Date
Pitchers
Garth Cahill 8 R-R 5'9" 213lbs. 08/09/1995
Kieran Cree 12 R-R 6'0" 223lbs. 02/19/1991
Jared Elario 15 R-R 5'8" 205lbs. 10/14/1988
Kyle Gaddin 46 R-R 5'11" 256lbs. 04/21/1993
Dean Jacobs 16 - -- -- 09/21/1991
Robert Lewis-Walker 26 R-R 6'3" 195lbs. 04/07/1993
Carl Michaels 44 R-R 6'2" 185lbs. 05/21/1981
Russell Olivier 24 R-R 6'1" 208lbs. 01/27/1986
Callan Pearce 42 R-R 6'3" 190lbs. 08/01/1995
Hein Robb 27 L-L 6'0" 185lbs. 05/12/1992
Lloyd Stevens 7 R-R 5'11" 195lbs. 03/24/1988
Dylan Unsworth 10 R-R 6'1" 175lbs. 09/23/1992
Liam Vincent 25 R-R 6'3" 185lbs. 04/12/1996
Damian Wood 5 L-R 6'3" 169lbs. 06/02/1995
Catchers
Kyle Botha 18 R-R 5'8" 180lbs. 08/07/1988
Kyle Ettisch 3 R-R 6'2" 198lbs. 08/31/1987
Infielders
Shannon Ekermans 13 L-L 6'2" 185lbs. 06/05/1987
Wesley Hoskins 9 R-R 6'0" 215lbs. 12/03/1989
Gift Ngoepe 28 R-R 5'8" 200lbs. 01/18/1990
Anthony Phillips 2 R-R 5'9" 160lbs. 04/11/1990
Jonathan Phillips 14 R-R 5'10" 191lbs. 04/16/1986
Allan Randall 4 R-R 5'8" 187lbs. 08/17/1984
Keegan Swanepoel 20 L-R 6'2" 202lbs. 06/17/1987
Brett Willemburg 23 S-R 6'0" 180lbs. 07/02/1984
Outfielders
Kyron Bibis 11 R-R 5'9" 165lbs. 07/02/1984
Brandon Bouillon 21 R-R 6'3" 217lbs. 03/21/1989
Rowan Ebersohn 9 L-L 5'10" 195lbs. 04/16/1996
Benjamin Smith 19 R-R 6'2" 210lbs. 11/30/1987