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2023 Puerto Rico World Baseball Classic Roster

After reaching the championship game in the last World Baseball Classic, Puerto Rico is bringing back another talented roster to the 2023 WBC.

Puerto Rico announced its roster for the WBC on Thursday, led by longtime standouts Francisco Lindor, Javier Baez, Edwin Diaz and Jose Berrios. The roster includes Marcus Stroman, who played for Team USA in the last World Baseball Classic and beat Puerto Rico in the championship game.

The team will be managed by former Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, who was Puerto Rico's catcher in the last WBC.

Update: Infielder Jose Miranda has withdrawn from the WBC due to shoulder soreness. Outfielder Johneshwy Fargas has been added as an injury replacement.

Marcus StromanChicago Cubs
Jose BerriosMinnesota Twins
Jovani MoranMinnesota Twins
Emilio PaganMinnesota Twins
Jorge LopezMinnesota Twins
Edwin DiazNew York Mets
Alexis DiazCincinnati Reds
Dereck RodriguezMinnesota Twins
Dominic HamelNew York Mets
Jose De LeonMinnesota Twins (minors)
Duane Underwood Jr.Pittsburgh Pirates
Yacksel RiosAtlanta Braves (minors)
Hector SantiagoFree Agent
Nicholas PadillaChicago White Sox
Anthony MaldonadoMiami Marlins (minors)
Fernando CruzCincinnati Reds
Martin MaldonadoHouston Astros
Christian VazquezMinnesota Twins
MJ MelendezKansas City Royals
Kiké HernandezBoston Red Sox
Javier BaezDetroit Tigers
Francisco LindorNew York Mets
Emmanuel RiveraArizona Diamondbacks
Neftali SotoYokohama Baystars (NPB)
Vimael MachinPhiladelphia Phillies (minors)
Edwin DiazBoston Red Sox (minors)
Eddie RosarioAtlanta Braves
Johneshwy FargasFree Agent
Nelson VelazquezChicago Cubs
Henry RamosCincinnati Reds (minors)
Francisco Lindor

Puerto Rico Beats Dominican Republic To Advance, But Loses Edwin Diaz To Injury

Puerto Rico beat the Dominican Republic, 5-2, to advance to the World Baseball Classic quarterfinals, but closer Edwin Diaz was injured in the postgame celebration.

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