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World Baseball Classic All-StarHistory of Award Winners
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Daisuke Matsuzaka won this award in 2009
Recent history of winners for World Baseball Classic All-Star. There is some lag in updating awards data and they may not provide an entire history of winners. The list below is separated by year with a dividing line. Some awards have multiple award winners for all or some years.

LevelINTL
Years Available2006-2017

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Major Leaguers are in bold

Historical Winners - World Baseball Classic All-Star

Top Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
YearPlayer NamePosNotesC-AwardsHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
2017Yadier MolinaCC145-11 187 R-R 1982-07-13 34Vega Alta,Puerto Rico MLB2001-20182004-2018
2000- 4- 113-SLN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
2017Eric Hosmer1B1B166-4 215 L-L 1989-10-24 27Cooper City,Florida MLB2008-20182011-2018
2008- 1-   3-KCA
ActiveSan Diego Padres (MLB)
2017Javier BaezSS2B86-0 180 R-R 1992-12-01 24Toa Baja,Puerto Rico MLB2011-20182014-2018
2011- 1-   9-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
2017Carlos CorreaSS3B106-4 190 R-R 1994-09-22 22Santa Isabel,Puerto Rico MLB2012-20182015-2018
2012- 1-   1-HOU
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)
2017Francisco LindorSSSS95-11 175 B-R 1993-11-14 23Caguas,Puerto Rico MLB2011-20182015-2018
2011- 1-   8-CLE
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)
2017Wladimir BalentienOFOF36-2 160 R-R 1984-07-02 32Willemstad,Curacao MLB2003-20172007-2009
2000-   UDFA-SEA
International  
2017Gregory PolancoOFOF56-4 220 L-L 1991-09-14 25Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182014-2018
2009-   UDFA-PIT
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)
2017Christian YelichLF-OFOF106-4 185 L-R 1991-12-05 25Thousand Oaks,California MLB2010-20182013-2018
2010- 1-  23-FLO
ActiveMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)
2017Carlos BeltranRFDH246-1 190 B-R 1977-04-24 40Manati,Puerto Rico MLB1995-20171998-2017
1995- 2-  49-KCA
Retired  
2017Kodai SengaPP16-0 178 L-R 1993-01-30 24Aichi,Japan Intl2012-2017-    
2017Marcus StromanPP95-9 180 R-R 1991-05-01 26Stony Brook,New York MLB2010-20182014-2018
2012- 1-  22-TOR
Duke U.DL-10Toronto Blue Jays (A+)
2017Josh ZeidPP16-4 215 R-R 1987-03-24 30New Haven,Connecticut MLB2006-20172013-2014
2009-10- 317-PHI
Vanderbilt U., Tulane U.Free Agent  
2013Yadier MolinaCC145-11 187 R-R 1982-07-13 30Vega Alta,Puerto Rico MLB2001-20182004-2018
2000- 4- 113-SLN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
2013Edwin Encarnacion1B-DH1B156-1 175 R-R 1983-01-07 30La Romana,Dom Rep MLB2000-20182005-2018
2000- 9- 274-TEX
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)
2013Robinson Cano2B2B306-0 172 L-R 1982-10-22 30San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB2001-20182005-2018
2001-   UDFA-NYA
RestrictedSeattle Mariners (MLB)
2013David Wright3B3B256-0 195 R-R 1982-12-20 30Norfolk,Virginia MLB2001-20172004-2016
2001- 1-  38-NYN
DL-60New York Mets (MLB)
2013Jose ReyesSSSS156-0 160 B-R 1983-06-11 30Villa Gonzalez,Dom Rep MLB2000-20182003-2018
1999-   UDFA-NYN
ActiveNew York Mets (MLB)
2013Nelson CruzRFOF126-3 170 R-R 1980-07-01 32Monte Cristi,Dom Rep MLB2001-20182005-2018
1998-   UDFA-NYN
ActiveSeattle Mariners (MLB)
2013Angel PaganCFOF26-1 181 R-R 1981-07-02 31Rio Piedras,Puerto Rico MLB2000-20162006-2016
1999- 4- 136-NYN
Indian River StFree Agent  
2013Michael SaundersCFOF26-4 205 L-R 1986-11-19 26Victoria,BC MLB2005-20182009-2017
2004-11- 333-SEA
Tallahassee CCMinorsChicago White Sox (AAA)
2013Hirokazu IbataIFDH15-9 158 R-R 1975-05-12 38Tokyo,Japan Intl2004-2015-    
2013Nelson FigueroaPP46-1 155 B-R 1974-05-18 39Brooklyn,New York MLB1993-20132000-2011
1995-30- 833-NYN
Brandeis U.Free Agent  
2013Kenta MaedaPP26-0 154 R-R 1988-04-11 25Osaka,Japan MLB2008-20182016-2018
2016-   UDFA-LAN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)
2013Fernando RodneyPP65-11 170 R-R 1981-03-17 32Samana,Dom Rep MLB1999-20182002-2018
1997-   UDFA-DET
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
2009Frederich Cepeda   - -          
2009Yoennis Cespedes   - -          
2009Hisashi IwakumaP46-3 163 R-R 1981-04-12 28Tokyo,Japan MLB2002-20172012-2017
2012-   UDFA-SEA
Free Agent  
2009Tae-Kyun Kim1B26-0 220 R-R 1982-05-29 27- Intl2010-2011-    
2009Bum-Ho Lee3B26-0 205 R-R 1981-11-25 27Daegu,Korea Intl2010-2010-    
2009Jose Lopez3B56-2 170 R-R 1983-11-24 25Barcelona,Venezuela MLB2001-20172004-2012
2000-   UDFA-SEA
International  
2009Daisuke MatsuzakaP66-0 185 R-R 1980-09-13 28Tokyo,Japan MLB1999-20162007-2014
2007-   UDFA-BOS
Free Agent  
2009Ivan RodriguezC355-9 205 R-R 1971-11-30 37Vega Baja,Puerto Rico MLB1989-20111991-2011
1988-   UDFA-TEX
 
2009Jimmy RollinsSS155-8 154 B-R 1978-11-27 30Oakland,California MLB1996-20162000-2016
1996- 2-  46-PHI
Free Agent  
2009Norichika AokiRF25-9 180 L-R 1982-01-05 27Miyazaki,Japan MLB2004-20172012-2017
2012-   UDFA-MIL
International  
2009Jung BongP26-3 175 L-L 1980-07-15 28Seoul,Korea MLB1998-20062002-2004
1997-   UDFA-ATL
 
2009Ivan RodriguezCC355-9 205 R-R 1971-11-30 37Vega Baja,Puerto Rico MLB1989-20111991-2011
1988-   UDFA-TEX
 
2009Tae-Kyun Kim1B1B26-0 220 R-R 1982-05-29 27- Intl2010-2011-    
2009Jose Lopez3B2B56-2 170 R-R 1983-11-24 25Barcelona,Venezuela MLB2001-20172004-2012
2000-   UDFA-SEA
International  
2009Bum-Ho Lee3B3B26-0 205 R-R 1981-11-25 27Daegu,Korea Intl2010-2010-    
2009Jimmy RollinsSSSS155-8 154 B-R 1978-11-27 30Oakland,California MLB1996-20162000-2016
1996- 2-  46-PHI
Free Agent  
2009Norichika AokiRFOF25-9 180 L-R 1982-01-05 27Miyazaki,Japan MLB2004-20172012-2017
2012-   UDFA-MIL
International  
2009yoennis cespedesOF   - -          
2009frederich cepedaOF   - -          
2009Daisuke MatsuzakaPP66-0 185 R-R 1980-09-13 28Tokyo,Japan MLB1999-20162007-2014
2007-   UDFA-BOS
Free Agent  
2009Jung BongPP26-3 175 L-L 1980-07-15 28Seoul,Korea MLB1998-20062002-2004
1997-   UDFA-ATL
 
2009Hisashi IwakumaPP46-3 163 R-R 1981-04-12 28Tokyo,Japan MLB2002-20172012-2017
2012-   UDFA-SEA
Free Agent  
2006Tomoya SatozakiC15-10 176 R-R 1976-05-20 30Tokushima,Japan Intl2000-2014-    
2006Chan Ho ParkP36-2 204 R-R 1973-06-30 33Kong Ju City,Korea MLB1994-20111994-2010
1994-   UDFA-LAN
 
2006Daisuke MatsuzakaP66-0 185 R-R 1980-09-13 25Tokyo,Japan MLB1999-20162007-2014
2007-   UDFA-BOS
Free Agent  
2006Yadel MartiP15-11 180 R-R 1979-07-22 26Havana,Cuba AAA2011-2014-    
2006Jong Beom Lee   - -          
2006Seung-Yeop LeeIF16-1 187 L-L 1976-08-18 29Seoul,Korea Intl2004-2011-    
2006Derek JeterSS386-3 195 R-R 1974-06-26 32Pequannock,New Jersey MLB1992-20141995-2014
1992- 1-   6-NYA
Retired  
2006Ken GriffeyCF376-3 205 L-L 1969-11-21 36Donora,Pennsylvania MLB1987-20101989-2010
1987- 1-   1-SEA
 
2006Yulieski Gourriel   - -          
2006Yoandy Garlobo   - -          
2006Adrian Beltre3B335-11 170 R-R 1979-04-07 27Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB1996-20181998-2018
1994-   UDFA-LAN
ActiveTexas Rangers (MLB)
2006Ichiro SuzukiRF365-11 170 L-R 1973-10-23 32Kasugai,Japan MLB1992-20182001-2018
2000-   UDFA-SEA
Free Agent