Famous Baseball Players from Brazil

List of famous baseball players from Brazil, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Brazil has produced some very talented baseball players over the years, including pitchers, catchers, infielders and outfielders. These are some of the best Brazilian baseball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Brazil and are aspiring to play ball professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular baseball player from Brazil then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Brazilian baseball players?" and "Which baseball players are from Brazil?"

You can click on the names of these legendary baseball players of Brazil in order to get more information about each one. If you play baseball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Brazilian baseball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

  • Yan Gomes
    Infielder, Catcher, Third baseman
    • Nationality: Brazilian
    • Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil
    • Bats: Right-handed
    • Teams: Washington Nationals
    Yan Gomes is a Brazilian American professional baseball catcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has previously played in MLB for the Toronto Blue Jays and the ...more
  • Andre Rienzo

    Andre Rienzo

    Pitcher
    • Nationality: Brazil
    • Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil
    • Bats: Right-handed
    André Albanez Rienzo is a Brazilian professional baseball pitcher for the Miami Marlins of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Chicago White Sox. He represented Brazil in the 2013 ...more
  • Yuichi Matsumoto

    Yuichi Matsumoto

    Outfielder, Infielder
    • Nationality: Brazil, Japan
    • Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil
    • Bats: Left-handed
    Yuichi Matsumoto is a Japanese professional baseball first baseman who plays for the Tokyo Yakult Swallows in Nippon Professional Baseball. He was born in São Paulo, Brazil in 1980. He joined the ...more
  • Rafael Fernandes

    Rafael Fernandes

    Pitcher
    • Nationality: Brazil
    • Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil
    • Bats: Right-handed
    Rafael Fernandes is a professional baseball player.
  • Hugo Kanabushi

    Hugo Kanabushi

    Pitcher
    • Nationality: Brazil
    • Birthplace: Alto Paraná, Brazil
    • Bats: Left-handed
    Hugo Kanabushi is a Brazilian professional baseball pitcher who is currently with the Tokyo Yakult Swallows in Nippon Professional Baseball. He represented Brazil at 2013 World Baseball Classic.
  • Rafael Moreno

    Rafael Moreno

    Pitcher
    • Nationality: Brazil
    • Birthplace: Adamantina, Brazil
    • Bats: Right-handed
    Rafael Candido Moreno is a Brazilian professional baseball pitcher who is currently in the Baltimore Orioles organization, with the DSL Orioles. He represented Brazil at the 2013 World Baseball ...more