Baseball star Greg Halman was stabbed to death in his native Netherlands on Monday (21Nov11).
Police officers found the athlete unresponsive and suffering from a stab wound after responding to an emergency call in the early hours on Monday at a home in Rotterdam. Halman could not be revived.
Officials have taken the star's 22-year-old brother into custody for questioning in connection with the murder.
Halman played for America's Mlb team the Seattle Mariners.