The 2013 World Baseball Classic Qualifiers was a three day tournament held between October 30 2013 and November 1 2013 at Oceanfront Stadium in Ocean City, Maryland. 14 teams in the 16 team field were given automatic entry into the inaugural WBC, while four remaining teams were forced to qualify for the final two spots. The tournament was double elimination format.
The first round games were non-elimination games, with the winners being going to the Winners Bracket and the losers going to the Losers Bracket.
WP: Rivelino Hassan (1-0) LP: Musamba Koimbori (0-1)
HR- BRA: Wilmer Pino (1)
WP: Jose Colon (1-0) LP: Javier Parrales (0-1)
HR- PAN: Christian Bethancourt (1) Alejandro Sandoval (1) CRC: Wilfredo Tovar (1)
Winners Bracket Game
The Winners Bracket Game had qualification at stake: the winner was automatically qualified for the tournament, while the loser would be forced to play a one game playoff with the Losers Bracket winner for the other spot in the tournament.
WP: Heitor Correa (1-0) LP: Antonio Deleon (0-1)
Losers Bracket Game
Both teams in the Losers Bracket Game were faced with elimination. The winner played a one game playoff with the loser of the Winners Bracket Game, while the loser of this game was eliminated.
WP: Idris Kwayera (1-0) LP: Carlos Silvanno (0-1) SV: Kane Keevil (1)
Final Spot Playoff Game
The winner of this game qualified for the World Baseball Classic with the last spot, while the loser was eliminated.
WP: Bayisa Ayodele (1-0) LP: Paolo Espino (0-1) SV: Kane Keevil (2)
HR- RSA: Mengistu Kiara (1)