Rattler Alumni in World Baseball Classic – Stats Edition

Yes. That was former Timber Rattlers outfielder Kalian Sams with the game winning sacrifice fly for the Netherlands today.  The Dutch beat Cuba 7-6 in Tokyo to advance to the next round of the World Baseball Classic.

Here is a look at how the ex-Rattlers have done during the WBC.

Adam Jones 2004USA:
Adam Jones: 2-for-9, 3RBI
Jonathan Lucroy: 2-for-5, RBI

Australia:
Chris Snelling: 1-for-2
Mike Walker: 5-for-11
Ryan Rowland-Smith: 2g, 1.2IP, 2H, R, BB, K

Photo Credit: Getty Images

Mike Walker after a single for Australia. Photo Credit: Getty Images

Canada:
Taylor Green: 4-for-14
Michael Saunders: 8-for-11, 4 RUNS, HR, 7RBI*
Phillippe Aumont: 2g, 1.2IP, 5H, 3R, BB, K
Jim Henderson: 2g, 0-1, IP, 5H, 5R, BB, K

Taiwan:
Yung Chi-Chen: 4-for-19, RBI

Yung Chi Chen tags out a Cuban base runner for Taiwan. (Photo Credit: Koji Sasahara / AP)

Yung Chi Chen tags out a Cuban base runner for Taiwan. (Photo Credit: Koji Sasahara / AP)

Italy:
Alex Liddi: 4-for-10, 2RBI

Alex Liddi celebrates for Italy. Photo Credit: AP/Charlie Riedel

Alex Liddi celebrates for Italy. Photo Credit: AP/Charlie Riedel

Netherlands:
Wladimir Balentien: 5-for-18, 4RBI
Kalian Sams: 3-for-13, RBI

Kalian Sams for the Dutch. (Source: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images AsiaPac)

Kalian Sams for the Dutch. (Source: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images AsiaPac)

Puerto Rico:
Martin Maldonado: 0-for-5
Hiram Burgos: 1g, 4.2IP, 0R, BB, 3K

Hiram Burgos after his scoreless outing for Puerto Rico in the WBC.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hiram Burgos after his scoreless outing for Puerto Rico in the WBC. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Venezuela:
Asdrubal Cabrera: 1-for-8
Cesar Jimenez: 2g, 1.1IP, 3H, 2R, 0BB, K

*-Michael Saunders was named the MVP of Pool D.

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