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2013 World Baseball Classic

Brazil

Brazil

IBAF WORLD RANK: 20

Brazil got its first Major Leaguer this year, when Yan Gomes debuted for the Blue Jays. Gomes is one of 14 players from the country signed to a pro contract in the U.S.

Brazil Roster
Name # B/T Height Weight Birth Date
Pitchers
Gabriel Asakura 21 R-R 6'0" 185 Nov 11, 1988
Rafael Fernandes 27 R-R 5'11" 170 Apr 25, 1986
Murilo Gouvea 34 R-R 6'2" 200 Sep 15, 1988
Hugo Kanabushi 91 L-L 6'0" 180 May 22, 1989
Kesley Kondo 19 R-R 6'2" 190 Dec 1, 1989
Daniel Missaki 13 R-R 6'0" 170 Apr 9, 1996
Rafael Moreno 47 R-R 6'0" 200 Feb 11, 1995
Oscar Nakaoshi 14 L-L 6'0" 165 Mar 28, 1991
Ernesto Noris 28 R-R 6'0" 209 Nov 24, 1972
Andre Rienzo 25 R-R 6'3" 190 Jun 5, 1988
Thyago Vieira 32 R-R 6'2" 210 Jan 7, 1993
Carlos Yoshimura 18 R-R 5'9" 165 Feb 22, 1984
Catchers
Diego Franca 12 R-R 5'4" 159 Apr 6, 1987
Bruno Hirata 26 R-R 5'7" 192 Mar 13, 1988
Infielders
Felipe Burin 4 L-R 5'10" 170 Feb 10, 1992
Alan Fanhoni 33 L-R 6'4" 220 Dec 23, 1991
Iago Januario 37 L-R 6'6" 240 Jan 20, 1993
Yuichi Matsumoto 31 L-L 6'0" 185 Dec 18, 1980
Pedro Okuda 44 L-R 5'8" 155 Apr 20, 1990
Leonardo Reginatto 20 R-R 6'2" 179 Apr 10, 1990
Lucas Rojo 15 R-R 5'6" 153 Apr 5, 1994
Marcio Tanaka 6 R-R 5'8" 155 Jun 9, 1980
Outfielders
Tiago Magalhaes 60 R-R 6'2" 170 Mar 18, 1981
Mike Magario 9 R-R 6'1" 178 Nov 18, 1991
JC Muniz 29 R-R 6'1" 175 Jan 28, 1976
Paulo Orlando 16 R-R 6'2" 210 Nov 1, 1985
Jean Tome 35 R-R 6'2" 200 Sep 5, 1989
Designated Hitters
Reinaldo Sato 36 R-R 6'0" 195 Oct 25, 1980
Brazil Coaching Staff
Name # Role
Coaches
Barry Larkin 11 Manager
Tiago Caldeira 23 Pitching Coach
Marcos Guimaraes 10 Coach
Go Kuroki 3 Coach
Ricardo Matumaru 8 Coach
Mitsuyoshi Sato 2 Coach
Satiro Watanabe 54 Coach
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