List of Major League Baseball players who played in Australia

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This is a list of Major League Baseball players who played in Australia professionally. This is typically players who played in the Australian Baseball League from 1989 to 1999, the International Baseball League of Australia from 1999 to 2001 and the Australian Baseball League from 2010.

Players[edit]

Key
* Major League experience prior to playing in Australia
Name Australian Teams Year(s) MLB Teams
Pat Ahearne* Adelaide Giants, Melbourne Reds, Perth Heat 1997–1999 Detroit Tigers
Dusty Allen Brisbane Bandits 1997 Detroit Tigers, San Diego Padres
Mike Anderson Waverley Reds 1991 Cincinnati Reds
Jamie Arnold Melbourne Monarchs 1997 Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs
Glen Barker Brisbane Bandits, Gold Coast Cougars 1998–1999 Houston Astros
Kimera Bartee Perth Heat 1995 Detroit Tigers, Cincinnati Reds, Colorado Rockies
Jason Beverlin Melbourne Reds 1998 Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers
Micah Bowie Melbourne Monarchs 1998 Atlanta Braves, Chicago Cubs, Oakland Athletics, Washington Nationals, Colorado Rockies
Damon Buford Perth Heat 1992 Baltimore Orioles, New York Mets, Texas Rangers, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs
Homer Bush Brisbane Bandits 1994 New York Yankees, Toronto Blue Jays, Florida Marlins
Rich Butler Sydney Blues 1997 Toronto Blue Jays, Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Steve Colyer MLB All-Stars 2001 Los Angeles Dodgers, Detroit Tigers, Atlanta Braves
Mike Coolbaugh Sydney Blues 1996 Milwaukee Brewers, St Louis Cardinals
Brad Cornett Sydney Blues 1994 Toronto Blue Jays
Paxton Crawford Gold Coast Cougars 1998 Boston Red Sox
Éric Cyr MLB All-Stars 2001 San Diego Padres
Koo Dae-Sung* Sydney Blue Sox 2010- New York Mets
Joe DePastino Gold Coast Cougars 1997–1998 New York Mets
Brian Edmondson Hunter Eagles 1997 Atlanta Braves, Florida Marlins
Jared Fernandez Gold Coast Cougars 1996–1997 Cincinnati Reds, Houston Astros, Milwaukee Brewers
Mike Figga Canberra Bushrangers 1994–1995 New York Yankees, Baltimore Orioles
Ben Ford Melbourne Reds 1997 Arizona Diamondbacks, New York Yankees, Milwaukee Brewers
Danny Garcia* Brisbane Bandits 1992 Kansas City Royals
Jesse Garcia Perth Heat 1998 Baltimore Orioles, Atlanta Braves, San Diego Padres
Gary Glover Sydney Storm 1999 Toronto Blue Jays, Chicago White Sox, Anaheim Angels, Milwaukee Brewers, Tampa Bay Rays, Detroit Tigers
Larry Gonzales Melbourne Bushrangers 1991 California Angels
Curtis Goodwin Perth Heat 1994 Baltimore Orioles, Cincinnati Reds, Colorado Rockies, Chicago Cubs, Toronto Blue Jays
Nick Green IBLA Internationals 2001 Atlanta Braves, Tampa Bay Rays, New York Yankees
Charlie Greene Melbourne Monarchs 1995 New York Mets, Baltimore Orioles, Milwaukee Brewers, Toronto Blue Jays
Chris Hatcher Melbourne Bushrangers 1992 Kansas City Royals
John Hattig MLB All-Stars 2001 Toronto Blue Jays
Bob Henley Hunter Eagles 1995 Montreal Expos
Matt Herges Adelaide Giants 1999 Los Angeles Dodgers, Montreal Expos, San Diego Padres, San Francisco Giants, Arizona Diamondbacks, Florida Marlins, Colorado Rockies
Mike Hessman Melbourne Monarchs 1999 Atlanta Braves, Detroit Tigers
Erik Hiljus Melbourne Monarchs 1996 Detroit Tigers, Oakland Athletics
Shea Hillenbrand Gold Coast Cougars 1998 Boston Red Sox, Arizona Diamondbacks, Toronto Blue Jays, San Francisco Giants, Anaheim Angels, Los Angeles Dodgers
Jason Hirsh Melbourne Aces 2011- Colorado Rockies, Houston Astros
Chin-lung Hu Adelaide Bite 2011- Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Mets
John Jaha Gold Coast Cougars 1991–1992 Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland Athletics
Greg Jelks* Perth Heat, Melbourne Reds, Western Australia Heelers 1993–1999, 1996, 2000–2001 Philadelphia Phillies
Michael Johnson Sydney Blues 1997 Baltimore Orioles, Montreal Expos
Randall Glenn Johnson* Brisbane Bandits 1991 Atlanta Braves
Kevin Jordan Brisbane Bandits 1993–1997 Philadelphia Phillies
Pat Kelly* Brisbane Bandits 1992 New York Yankees, St Louis Cardinals, Toronto Blue Jays
Scott Klingenbeck Perth Heat 1994 Baltimore Orioles, Minnesota Twins, Cincinnati Reds
Randy Knorr Melbourne Monarchs 1990 Toronto Blue Jays, Houston Astros, Florida Marlins, Texas Rangers, Montreal Expos
Brian Kowitz Waverley Reds 1992 Atlanta Braves
Rick Krivda Perth Heat 1993 Baltimore Orioles, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians
Pete Laforest IBLA Internationals 2001 Tampa Bay Rays, San Diego Padres, Philadelphia Phillies
Ryan Langerhans IBLA Internationals 2001 Atlanta Braves, Oakland Athletics, Washington Nationals
Jalal Leach Brisbane Bandits 1993 San Francisco Giants
Paul Lo Duca Adelaide Giants 1995 Los Angeles Dodgers, Florida Marlins, New York Mets, Washington Nationals
George Lombard Melbourne Monarchs 1998 Atlanta Braves, Detroit Tigers, Tampa Bay Rays, Washington Nationals
Eric Ludwick Melbourne Monarchs 1995 St Louis Cardinals, Florida Marlins, Oakland Athletics, Toronto Blue Jays
José Macías Gold Coast Cougars 1999 Detroit Tigers, Montreal Expos, Chicago Cubs
Calvin Maduro Perth Heat 1996 Philadelphia Phillies, Baltimore Orioles
Ron Mahay* Gold Coast Cougars 1996 Boston Red Sox, Oakland Athletics, Chicago Cubs, Texas Rangers, Atlanta Braves, Kansas City Royals
Mike Mahoney Melbourne Monarchs 1997 Chicago Cubs, St Louis Cardinals
Gary Matthews, Jr. Brisbane Bandits 1997 San Diego Padres, Chicago Cubs, Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Mets, Baltimore Orioles, Texas Rangers, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Allen McDill Melbourne Monarchs 1995 Kansas City Royals, Detroit Tigers, Boston Red Sox
Kevin Millwood Melbourne Monarchs 1997 Atlanta Braves, Philadelphia Phillies, Cleveland Indians, Texas Rangers
Steven Mintz Adelaide Giants 1993 San Francisco Giants, Anaheim Angels
Gabe Molina Perth Heat 1998 Baltimore Orioles, Atlanta Braves, St Louis Cardinals
Marcus Moore Melbourne Bushrangers 1991 Colorado Rockies, Cincinnati Reds
Kevin Morgan Melbourne Monarchs 1996 New York Mets
Troy O'Leary Daikyo Dolphins 1991 Milwaukee Brewers, Boston Red Sox, Montreal Expos, Chicago Cubs
Chad Paronto Perth Heat 1998 Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians, Atlanta Braves, Houston Astros
Jason Phillips Hunter Eagles 1998 New York Mets, Los Angeles Dodgers, Toronto Blue Jays
Jay Powell Perth Heat 1994 Florida Marlins, Houston Astros, Colorado Rockies, Texas Rangers, Atlanta Braves
Carlos Reyes Waverley Reds 1993 Oakland Athletics, San Diego Padres, Boston Red Sox, Philadelphia Phillies, Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Chuck Ricci Perth Heat 1992 Philadelphia Phillies
Félix Rodríguez Adelaide Giants 1993 Los Angeles Dodgers, Cincinnati Reds, Arizona Diamondbacks, San Francisco Giants, Philadelphia Phillies, New York Yankees, Washington Nationals
Frank Rodriguez Brisbane Bandits 1996 Boston Red Sox, Minnesota Twins, Seattle Mariners, Cincinnati Reds
Mel Rosario Perth Heat 1997 Baltimore Orioles
David Ross MLB All Stars 2001 Los Angeles Dodgers, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Diego Padres, Cincinnati Reds, Boston Red Sox
Anthony Sanders Sydney Blues 1996 Toronto Blue Jays, Seattle Mariners
Ben Shelton Parramatta Patriots 1991 Pittsburgh Pirates
Duane Singleton Gold Coast Dolphins 1993 Milwaukee Brewers, Detroit Tigers
Todd Steverson Sydney Blues 1994 Detroit Tigers, San Diego Padres
Scott Stewart Hunter Eagles 1998 Montreal Expos, Cleveland Indians, Los Angeles Dodgers
Everett Stull Hunter Eagles 1995 Montreal Expos, Atlanta Braves, Milwaukee Brewers
Pedro Swann Waverley Reds 1994 Atlanta Braves, Toronto Blue Jays, Baltimore Orioles
Brad Voyles IBLA Internationals 2001 Kansas City Royals
Donne Wall Melbourne Bushrangers 1992 Houston Astros, San Diego Padres, New York Mets, Anaheim Angels
Derek Wallace* Hunter Eagles 1998 New York Mets, Kansas City Royals
Matt Watson MLB All Stars 2001 New York Mets, Oakland Athletics
Eric Weaver Adelaide Giants 1998 Los Angeles Dodgers, Anaheim Angels, Seattle Mariners
Ben Weber Sydney Blues 1993 San Francisco Giants, Anaheim Angels, Cincinnati Reds
Vernon Wells Sydney Storm 1998 Toronto Blue Jays
Preston Wilson Hunter Eagles 1997 New York Mets, Florida Marlins, Colorado Rockies, Washington Nationals, Houston Astros, St Louis Cardinals
Vance Wilson Melbourne Monarchs 1996 New York Mets, Detroit Tigers
Tim Worrell Brisbane Bandits 1991 San Diego Padres, Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers, Oakland Athletics, Baltimore Orioles, Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants, Philadelphia Phillies, Arizona Diamondbacks
Kelly Wunsch Brisbane Bandits 1995 Chicago Whitesox, Los Angeles Dodgers

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References[edit]

Source: Australian Major League - US Imports, Flintoff and Dunn. Retrieved 28-8-2009