From BR Bullpen
Africa is a continent south of Europe. Through 2016, no major leaguer had been born in Africa. Several South African players have appeared in the minors, as did Ntema Ndungidi who was born in Zaire but grew up in Quebec.
 Related Sites
- Geoffrey York: "Diamond mining in Africa: Along with a promising lode of talent on a new frontier, MLB-sponsored camps are unearthing lots of unexpected passion for the game", The Globe and Mail, December 21, 2016.