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Rafael OrtegaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Atlanta Braves - In Minors MLB Years: 2012-2018
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PositionsCF-549, LF-224, RF-131, OF-34, DH-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRafael Angel Ortega
Height5-11Weight160BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 15,1991 [28.008]PlaceCaracas,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2008 by the Colorado Rockies.
Signing ScoutsFrancisco CartayaCarlos GomezService Time0.138 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[PIPE] 2016-ANA-#22
MLB DebutSeptember 30,2012 [21.138]
OrganizationsCOL [4] SLN [2] ANA [1] ATL [1] MIA [1] SDN [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID161081Retrosheet IDorter001MLBAM ID542364
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Casper GhostsPioRkcol5cf197128869103173745239284222232.358.416.510.92614727322.398.152.299.4048.7013.041.502.1741.1426.21
2011Asheville TouristsSALAcol5cf20113479771412689663219289035415.294.335.438.77321043519.344.144.230.3375.3917.343.211.7353.2230.50
2012Modesto NutsCalifA+col8cf21114495811402388603618469344718.283.344.410.75420339556.329.127.257.3298.2716.732.021.4461.8827.86
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol47cf2124020000101210000.500.667.5001.1672061.000.000.500.53016.6733.332.000.000.000.00
2013Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol5cf224215822364211094192610003.228.315.297.612477178.267.069.222.28110.6714.611.370.56158.0019.44
2014Gulf Coast CardinalsGCLRksln54cf2323000000101200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.667.17225.0050.002.000.000.000.00
2014Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln5cf-rf231013585689837311610455716414.249.331.346.67712418414.275.097.240.30610.8713.771.271.6951.1420.22
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln3lf23721551001202500000.238.304.286.5906123.313.048.238.2718.7021.742.500.000.0020.00
2014Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1103826194937321910486416414.246.329.340.66913019441.276.094.243.30310.8814.511.331.5954.5720.21
2015Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln3cf2413143766125226242176557126214.286.367.378.74516530502.336.092.243.33010.9614.141.290.40218.5024.00
2016Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana9lf257832247102187431148153912101.317.348.453.80114629341.350.136.202.3444.4011.442.601.1780.5028.43
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana39lf256618524438011683132300305.232.279.292.571549201.256.060.157.2536.4711.441.770.50185.0020.93
2017El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn13cf26121419691333176532674649124211.317.383.468.85119644472.345.151.305.3649.7510.381.071.2769.8333.08
2018New Orleans Baby CakesPCLAAAmia279228051771010228121443113028.275.375.404.77911322328.304.129.325.34213.419.450.700.61140.0028.57
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia5227411331031310752102300005.233.287.271.558364143.282.038.135.2526.9916.082.300.000.0012.90
2019Gwinnett StripersILAAAatllf2843171374713391243244700000.275.364.544.9089325195.330.269.415.38112.3124.101.964.6219.0053.19
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10932234761111231452448103010.236.289.286.5759213350.272.050.152.0006.8613.712.000.29322.0017.11
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter91534315809981735755379192853535521630241146.291.357.423.78014502853854.331.132.266.0009.1614.321.561.4362.3828.56
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter472165027548995332316775251862425137524.296.368.436.8047191511861.335.140.282.0009.9913.001.301.2471.7430.88
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter143516781251258412514648326417.242.326.331.65717125592.273.089.234.00010.8114.021.301.3564.5020.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114495811402388603618469344718.283.344.410.75420339556.329.127.257.0008.2716.732.021.4461.8827.86
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113479771412689663219289035415.294.335.438.77321043519.344.144.230.0005.3917.343.211.7353.2230.50
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7329169103173745249294422232.354.414.505.91914727326.397.151.302.0008.9013.501.522.1541.5726.21
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6618524438011683132300305.232.279.292.571549201.256.060.157.0006.4711.441.770.50185.0020.93
Miami Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter411331031310752102300005.233.287.271.558364143.282.038.135.0006.9916.082.300.000.0012.90
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24020000101210000.500.667.5001.1672061.000.000.500.00016.6733.332.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162479511131611342173671104015.236.289.286.57513719520.272.050.152.0006.8613.712.000.29322.0017.11
Average Minor - Per 162 games162607103177311010673415629835428.291.357.423.78025750682.331.132.266.0009.1614.321.561.4362.3828.56

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Casper Ghosts PioRkcol19CF68--160642170166.9762.44------7195.889.5
2011Asheville Tourists SALAcol20CF112--2321851255250.9802.23------11399.180.6
2012Modesto Nuts CalifA+col21CF111--2741922295293.9932.64------11497.479.3
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol21CF1183---331.0003.000.38-----250.00.6
2013Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol22CF39--10033-106103.9722.64------4292.928.3
2014Gulf Coast Cardinals GCLRksln23CF2--1---111.0000.50------2100.03.3
2014Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln23CF57--135831146143.9792.51------10156.440.7
2014Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln23RF42--888239896.9802.29------10141.630.0
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23LF5--8-1-98.8891.60------771.43.5
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23CF1--1---111.0001.00------714.30.7
2015Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln24CF88--251743262258.9852.93------13167.261.1
2015Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln24LF22--3452-4139.9511.77------13116.815.3
2015Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln24RF16--323-135351.0002.19------13112.211.1
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana25LF40--649327673.9611.83------7851.328.2
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana25CF22--52---52521.0002.36------7828.215.5
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana25RF7--61--771.0001.00------789.04.9
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25LF4637338776318683.9651.800.25-----6669.728.4
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25CF1065412---12121.0001.200.22-----6615.26.2
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25RF9446141--15151.0001.670.33-----6613.65.6
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25DH2---------------663.01.2
2017El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn26CF37--685117473.9861.97------12130.626.1
2017El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn26LF34--623116665.9851.91------12128.123.9
2017El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn26RF32--642--66661.0002.06------12126.422.5
2018New Orleans Baby Cakes PCLAAAmia27LF62--8722-9189.9781.44------9267.444.6
2018New Orleans Baby Cakes PCLAAAmia27RF2--3---331.0001.50------922.21.4
2018New Orleans Baby Cakes PCLAAAmia27CF1--2---221.0002.00------921.10.7
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia27OF3430260703317673.9612.150.28-----4182.921.3
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia27RF23191604512-4846.9582.000.29-----4156.114.4
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia27LF1511100252112827.9641.800.27-----4136.69.4
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF6148438102842114110.9651.800.25-----610.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3430260703317673.9612.150.28-----340.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF32232065922-6361.9681.910.30-----320.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF1176215---15151.0001.360.24-----110.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF163--2551993283274.9681.68------1630.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF149--3741254391386.9872.59------1490.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF57--1056-11111111.0001.95------570.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF96--2351161252246.9762.56------960.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF42--888239896.9802.29------420.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF111--2741922295293.9932.64------1110.00.0
A Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF112--2321851255250.9802.23------1120.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF70--161642171167.9772.39------700.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Casper Ghosts PioRkcol19-------68---
2011Asheville Tourists SALAcol20-------112---
2012Modesto Nuts CalifA+col21-------111---
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol21-------1---
2013Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol22-------39---
2014Gulf Coast Cardinals GCLRksln23-------2---
2014Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln23-------5742--
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23------51---
2015Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln24------228816--
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana25------40227--
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25------46109-2
2017El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn26------343732--
2018New Orleans Baby Cakes PCLAAAmia27------6212--
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia27------15-2334-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2286230100001200000.500.571.8331.404517.750.333.50014.2928.572.000.000.0033.33
2014St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2366211000000300000.167.167.333.500216.333.166.1670.0050.000.000.000.00100.00
2015St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB241824441026120300000.167.167.458.62511324.105.291.2500.0012.500.008.3312.0075.00
2016Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25255010166109316601202.320.379.480.85924759.348.160.32010.1710.171.000.000.0043.75
2017San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB261220141000000100000.200.200.250.4505120.211.050.0500.005.000.000.000.0025.00
2019Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB282135460001214700000.171.256.171.4276039.214.000.14310.2617.951.750.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs9014123349221664112201202.241.292.376.6685313155.269.135.2277.1014.192.001.2970.5038.24

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Pioneer League All-Star (OF) ... Rookie League All-Star (OF)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-01-28OFAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract27.258Team Roster on 2019-01-28
2018-10-17OFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency27.155  
2018-10-11LFMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors27.149Team Roster on 2018-10-11
2018-08-10LFMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.087Team Roster on 2018-08-10
2017-12-15LFMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.214Team Roster on 2017-12-15
2017-11-07LFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.176  
2017-08-01LFSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.078Team Roster on 2017-08-01
2017-07-24LFSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.070Team Roster on 2017-07-24
2017-04-06LFSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to El Paso (AAA)25.327Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2016-12-03LFSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract25.202Team Roster on 2016-12-03
2016-11-17LFFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent25.186  
2016-11-09LFLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.178Team Roster on 2016-11-09
2016-08-29LFLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)25.106Team Roster on 2016-08-29
2016-06-11LFLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)25.027Team Roster on 2016-06-11
2016-05-18LFLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)25.003Team Roster on 2016-05-18
2016-05-06cfLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)24.357Team Roster on 2016-05-06
2016-04-16cfLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)24.337Team Roster on 2016-04-16
2016-04-02cfLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)24.323Team Roster on 2016-04-02
2015-12-02cfLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)24.201Team Roster on 2015-12-02
2015-11-17cfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency24.186  
2015-04-09cfSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)23.330Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-09-10cfSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors23.118Team Roster on 2014-09-10
2014-09-08cfSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment23.116Team Roster on 2014-09-08
2014-08-26cfSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)23.103Team Roster on 2014-08-26
2014-07-03cfSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL23.049Team Roster on 2014-07-03
2014-06-30cfSt. Louis CardinalsGulf Coast Cardinals (Rk)YDL-7InjuredAssigned to GCL Cardinals (Rk) for rehab23.046Team Roster on 2014-06-30
2014-06-04cfSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured23.020Team Roster on 2014-06-04
2014-03-10cfSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Springfield (AA)22.300Team Roster on 2014-03-10
2014-01-07cfSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Rangers by Cardinals22.237Team Roster on 2014-01-07
2013-12-30cfTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment22.229Team Roster on 2013-12-30
2013-11-27cfTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Rockies by Rangers22.196Team Roster on 2013-11-27
2013-10-07cfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tulsa (AA)22.145Team Roster on 2013-10-07
2013-09-19cfColorado RockiesTulsa (AA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL22.127Team Roster on 2013-09-19
2013-07-05cfColorado RockiesTulsa (AA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Shin fracture22.051Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-05-13cfColorado RockiesTulsa (AA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL21.364Team Roster on 2013-05-13
2013-04-25cfColorado RockiesTulsa (AA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Staph infection21.346Team Roster on 2013-04-25
2013-03-11cfColorado RockiesTulsa (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tulsa (AA)21.301Team Roster on 2013-03-11
2013-03-07cfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)21.297Team Roster on 2013-03-07
2012-10-01cfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Colorado Springs (AAA)21.139Team Roster on 2012-10-01
2012-06-09CFColorado RockiesModesto (A+)-Minors--21.025Team Roster on 2012-06-09
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2012Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll21480,000-76049-2,954,887480,000480,000
2016Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll25507,5000.08677150-3,498,245507,500987,5002015-12-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red