Worldwide attention on World Baseball Classic
Japan had more reporters covering the 2013 World Baseball Classic than any other country.
The breakdown of media credentials by countries participating in the Classic championship round is as follows: Japan 335; Dominican Republic 125, Puerto Rico 66 and the Netherlands 14.
Alyson Footer is a national correspondent for MLB.com. Follow her on Twitter @alysonfooter. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.