Dominican Republic national baseball team

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The Dominican Republic national baseball team (Spanish: Selección de béisbol de República Dominicana) is the national baseball team of the Dominican Republic. The team has won the Baseball World Cup in 1948 and World Baseball Classic in 2013. They are the first team to have won both world competitions. They are currently ranked the 9th-best in the world by the World Baseball Softball Confederation.[1] At the Olympics in 2021 it faced Israel, Japan, Mexico, South Korea, and the United States.

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Dominican Republic national baseball team
CountryFlag_of_the_Dominican_Republic.svg Dominican Republic
FederationFederación Dominicana de Béisbol
ConfederationWBSC Americas
ManagerRodney Linares
WBSC ranking
Current 9 Decrease 3 (31 December 2022)[1]
Highest6 (2 times; first in December 2014)
Lowest13 (2 times; first in December 2012)
World Baseball Classic
Appearances5 (first in 2006)
Best resultGold 1st (2013)
Olympic Games
Appearances2 (first in 1992)
Best resultBronze_medal.svg Bronze: 1 - 2020
World Cup
Appearances22 (first in 1941)
Best resultGold 1st (1948)
Intercontinental Cup
Best resultBronze_medal_world_centered.svg 3rd (1981)
Pan American Games
Best resultGold_medal_america.svg 1st (1955)

The team will compete against Team Israel, Team Puerto Rico, Team Venezuela, and Team Nicaragua in the 2023 World Baseball Classic in March 11-15, 2023 in Miami, Florida.