Originally written March 20, 2013 on Indians Baseball Insider:
The World Baseball Classic featured five active Cleveland Indians representatives. Now that the much-maligned tournament has come to a close, we can focus on how each of them fared.Carlos Santana (Dominican Republic)8 games, 6-for-22, 5 runs scored, double, 2 home runs, 3 runs batted in, 9 walks, 5 strikeoutsThis tournament was Carlos Santana in a nutshell.  He swung the bat pretty well, he saw and took a ton of pitches, and his defense left something to be desired.Offensively, he was one of the most productive players in the entire tournament. He deposited two pitches into the droves of rambunctious fans, and came up with a key double that started the Dominican scoring in a 4-1 semifinals victory over the Netherlands.More to that point, he also lived on base. As has been the case in the past, though, there were times in which Santana was, perhaps, too patient as he struck out looking with the bases loaded on two separate occasions. Alas, it clearly didn't hurt his team any.Behi...

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