TOKYO — Following 38 global games, the WBSC announced the first-ever Premier12 All-World Team.

The WBSC Premier12 All-World Team is selected based on the players’ performance from the opening round to the semifinals of the inaugural global championship. A total of ten players, representing six countries, were named to the 2015 WBSC Premier12 ‘All-World Team’ and issued trophies or plaques:

Starting Pitcher OTANI Shohei (JPN)
Relief Pitcher MOLLEKEN Dustin (CAN)
Catcher SOSA Humberto (MEX)
First baseman NAKATA Sho (JPN)
Second baseman FRAZIER Adam (USA)
Third baseman HWANG Jae-Gyun(KOR)
Shortstop DAAL Carlton (NED)
Outfielders

ODUBER Randolph (NED)

MCBRIDE Matt (USA)

KIM Hyun-Soo (KOR)

Designated Hitter LEE Dae Ho (KOR)

WBSC also announced individual award winners as follows:

Leading Hitter MCBRIDE Matt (USA)
Pitcher with Best ERA OTANI Shohei (JPN)
Pitcher with Best W/L Average LEROUX Chris (CAN)
Most RBI NAKATA Sho (JPN)
Most Home Runs LIN Chih-Sheng (TPE)
Most Stolen Bases ODUBER Randolph (NED)
Most Runs Scored O’NEILL Tyler (CAN)
Outstanding Defensive Player SAKAMOTO Hayato (JPN)
Most Valuable Player KIM Hyun-Soo (KOR)