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Rafael BelliardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1999 MLB Years: 1982-1998
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World Series Champion

PositionsSS-1319, 2B-215, 3B-13Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRafael Leonidas Matias Belliard
Height5-6Weight160BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 24,1961 [56.364]PlacePueblo Nuevo,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1980 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Signing ScoutsPablo Cruz
MLB DebutSeptember 6,1982 [20.317]
OrganizationsPIT [11] ATL [8] Awards0
TBC Player ID8696Retrosheet IDbellr001MLBAM ID110841
RelationshipsCousin of Ronnie Belliard
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed55Power15Contact60XBH18RBIs21Runs53Hitting37Durability45Team.520Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-ss181242691002100310000.214.233.238.47110143.231.024.048.2170.006.980.000.000.0011.11
1980Shelby PiratesSALApit-ss18824130002021300100.125.154.125.2793026.136.000-.042.1323.8511.543.000.000.000.00
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         20667121004121610100.182.203.197.40013169.197.015.015.1851.458.706.000.000.008.33
1981Alexandria DukesCaroA+pit-ss19127472581026503342152692612310.216.264.250.51411811519.266.034.146.2415.0117.733.540.000.0010.78
1982Buffalo BisonsEastAApit-ss20401241434110196481603000.274.318.298.616372135.315.024.105.2845.9311.852.000.000.005.88
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37ss2092310000100000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.500.4520.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Lynn SailorsEastAApit-ss211274316311313223712123054511300.262.316.316.63213617480.294.054.123.2906.2511.251.800.42215.5015.04
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37ss2141100000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37ss222022350000410100000.227.227.227.4545022.238.000.136.2060.004.550.000.000.000.00
1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-ss2310034135841241189744913100.246.256.314.57010717350.284.068.085.2541.1414.0012.250.29341.0020.24
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37ss231720140001000500000.200.200.200.4004020.267.000.000.1800.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit38ss241173093372520311222654311168.233.298.262.560817350.281.029.146.2547.4315.432.080.000.009.72
1987Harrisburg SenatorsEastAApit-ss2537145244952097561602000.338.364.400.764587153.380.062.117.3393.9210.462.670.000.0014.29
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6ss258120326424311551202532164.207.286.271.557558229.230.064.182.2468.7310.921.250.44203.0019.05
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6ss26122286286104011712647450310.213.288.241.529694321.255.028.140.2478.1014.641.810.000.006.56
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6ss2767154103340085282203021.214.253.240.493374165.250.026.097.2244.8513.332.750.000.0012.12
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit62b284754101130061251311002.204.283.259.54214361.268.055.130.2578.2021.312.600.000.0027.27
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss2914935336889202731226327124.249.296.286.58210111385.302.037.105.2675.7116.362.860.000.0012.50
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss30144285206061014011443313046.211.255.239.494687315.248.028.074.2254.4413.653.070.000.0011.67
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss31917961850060041333001.228.291.291.58223589.273.063.114.2704.4914.613.250.000.0027.78
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss-2b324612092971090222922114.242.264.317.581388127.315.075.075.2541.5722.8314.500.000.0027.59
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss-2b3375180124021072262824024.222.255.244.499443192.263.022.056.2253.1314.584.670.000.007.50
1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss348714292470033122203106.169.179.218.397317148.198.049.077.1761.3514.8611.000.000.0029.17
1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss35727191530130111704101.211.219.296.51521477.259.085.085.2251.3022.0817.001.3071.0026.67
1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ss361343660012000601002.140.140.209.3499144.139.069.070.1510.0013.640.002.2743.0016.67
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss36720150001000100002.250.250.250.5005020.263.000.000.2250.005.000.000.000.000.00
1999Albany-Colonie Diamond DoNorthernInd-37451682852501182142200005.310.326.357.683606172.352.047.077.3062.3312.795.500.58168.0011.54
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter11552301217508551421424317136384235862653.221.270.259.529597712524.263.038.109.0005.3915.212.820.081,150.5013.98
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter4641622207400381441227745752391332812.247.284.295.579478561750.286.048.114.0004.2913.663.190.23405.5014.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11338441901242209745514102.234.244.302.54611618394.268.068.083.0001.0213.9613.750.51192.0020.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20470010119619526525214486516300.280.326.330.65623126768.315.050.119.0005.7311.201.950.26350.0013.27
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter127472581026503342152692612310.216.264.250.51411811519.266.034.146.0005.0117.733.540.000.0010.78
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter824130002021300100.125.154.125.2793026.136.000-.042.0003.8511.543.000.000.000.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1242691002100310000.214.233.238.47110143.231.024.048.0000.006.980.000.000.0011.11
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter451682852501182142200005.310.326.357.683606172.352.047.077.0002.3312.795.500.58168.0011.54
Atlanta Braves Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6711250102279395170885121612364928.223.260.265.525331451353.268.042.082.0003.7715.964.240.071,250.0016.13
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter484105111522916917235985168112221725.218.283.253.536266261171.258.035.141.0007.2614.351.980.091,051.0011.35
Average MLB - Per 162 games16232330718202062195438147.221.270.259.5298410354.263.038.109.0005.3915.212.820.081,150.5013.98
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625667214013514327162683511301.247.284.295.57916720611.286.048.114.0004.2913.663.190.23405.5014.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit18SS8--1727154544.9785.50------1266.712.7
1980Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit182B3--59-314141.0004.67------1225.04.8
1980Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit183B2--23--551.0002.50------1216.73.2
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit18SS8--1027554237.8814.63------8100.05.8
1981Alexandria Dukes CaroA+pit19SS127--2053302973564535.9494.21------127100.092.7
1982Buffalo Bisons EastAApit20SS40--5687518148143.9663.58------40100.028.8
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit20SS4--22--441.0001.00------944.42.5
1983Lynn Sailors EastAApit21SS114--1802742469478454.9503.98------12789.882.0
1983Lynn Sailors EastAApit212B15--2333265856.9663.73------12711.810.8
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21SS3--13-1441.0001.33------475.01.9
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22SS12--1113342724.8892.00------2060.07.4
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit222B1--1---111.0001.00------205.00.6
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit23SS76--127215440346342.9884.50------10076.053.1
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit232B25--4574115120119.9924.76------10025.017.5
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23SS12--1323233836.9473.00------1770.67.5
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24SS96--1172691242398386.9704.02------11782.159.3
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit242B23--3048-878781.0003.39------11719.714.2
1987Harrisburg Senators EastAApit25SS37--59115726181174.9614.70------37100.026.4
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25SS71--104176629286280.9793.94------8187.743.8
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit252B7--915-224241.0003.43------818.64.3
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26SS117--131258950398389.9773.32------12295.973.1
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit262B3--33-1661.0002.00------1222.51.9
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27SS40--4690313139136.9783.40------6759.724.7
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit272B20--2346-769691.0003.45------6729.912.3
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273B6--22--441.0000.67------679.03.7
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit282B21--2316-539391.0001.86------4744.713.0
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28SS10--1117233028.9332.80------4721.36.2
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit283B5--33--661.0001.20------4710.63.1
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29SS145--1683611853547529.9673.65------14997.389.5
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30SS139--1512891447454440.9693.17------14496.585.8
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl302B1--12-1331.0003.00------1440.70.6
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31SS58--2749-1176761.0001.31------9163.735.8
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl312B24--2650177776.9873.17------9126.414.8
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32SS26--1744196261.9842.35------4656.522.8
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl322B18--2842-770701.0003.89------4639.115.8
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33SS40--3390111124123.9923.08------7553.327.8
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl332B32--4191-111321321.0004.13------7542.722.2
1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34SS63--51125325179176.9832.79------8772.438.9
1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl342B15--1425274139.9512.60------8717.29.3
1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl35SS53--3664114101100.9901.89------7273.632.7
1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl352B7--15--661.0000.86------729.74.3
1998Richmond Braves ILAAAatl36SS13--2028144948.9803.69------13100.09.0
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36SS7--713142120.9522.86------7100.04.3
MLB Totals for SS - 17 season(s)-   SS896--92618867631928882812.9743.14------8960.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 12 season(s)-   2B172--200343356546543.9953.16------1720.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B11--55--10101.0000.91------110.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS89--147243544395390.9874.38------890.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B25--4574115120119.9924.76------250.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS191--29547636113807771.9554.04------1910.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B15--2333265856.9663.73------150.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS127--2053302973564535.9494.21------1270.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS8--1027554237.8814.63------80.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS8--1727154544.9785.50------80.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--59-314141.0004.67------30.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--23--551.0002.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit18---382-----
1980Shelby Pirates SALApit18----8------
1981Alexandria Dukes CaroA+pit19----127------
1982Buffalo Bisons EastAApit20----40------
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit20----4------
1983Lynn Sailors EastAApit21---15114------
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21----3------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22---112------
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit23---2576------
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23----12------
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24---2396------
1987Harrisburg Senators EastAApit25----37------
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25---771------
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26---3117------
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27---20406-----
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28---21105-----
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29----145------
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30---1139------
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31---2458------
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32---1826------
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33---3240------
1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34---1563------
1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl35---753------
1998Richmond Braves ILAAAatl36----13------
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36----7------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB29719040001003300000.211.318.211.5294022.250.000.15813.6413.641.000.000.000.00
1991Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB29716061004001200000.375.412.438.8507117.429.063.1255.8811.762.000.000.0016.67
1992Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB3042100000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
1993Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB3121100000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1995Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB3345100000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1995Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB33411130000000300000.273.273.273.5463011.375.000.0000.0027.270.000.000.000.00
1995Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB33616000001000400000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1996Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB3446040002000000000.667.667.6671.334406.667.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs45100000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs21393110003004700000.282.349.282.63111043.344.000.1039.3016.281.750.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1332061005001600000.188.212.219.4317133.231.031.0633.0318.186.000.000.0016.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2006Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet44Assistant Coach1629567.5861.02Jim LeylandLost World Series (Cardinals)
2007Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet45Assistant Coach1628874.5438.02Jim Leyland
2008Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet46Assistant Coach1627488.45714.55Jim Leyland
2009Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet47Assistant Coach1638677.5281.02Jim Leyland
2010Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet48Bench Coach1628181.50013.03Jim Leyland
2011Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet49Bench Coach1629567.586--1Jim LeylandLost in ALCS (Rangers)
2012Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet50Bench Coach1628874.543--1Jim LeylandLost World Series (Giants)
2013Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet51First Base Coach1629369.574--1Jim LeylandLost in ALCS (Red Sox)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-10-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1997-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1996-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-10-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1994-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-07-10ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2360,000-51623-370,78060,00060,000
1986Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2465,000-5902716386,34760,000125,000
1987Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25130,000-3831746344,90660,000255,000
1988Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26130,000-4352038392,10762,500385,000
1989Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll27225,000-3842153429,80262,500610,000
1990Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28380,000-3461851515,727100,000990,000
1991Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll29100,000-62032-742,231100,0001,090,000
1992Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll30500,000-3581956962,245109,0001,590,000
1993Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll31800,000-2951768968,431109,0002,390,000
1994Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll32800,000-2821569957,101109,0003,190,000
1995Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll33550,000-3181565999,520109,0003,740,000
1996Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll34575,000-3191565957,870109,0004,315,000
1997Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll35250,000-50719441,182,177150,0004,565,000
1998Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll36250,000-55421381,276,192170,0004,815,000
* 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