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Rafael Ortega LFMarlins

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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 27)
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Birth Date5-15-1991
Height5' 11"
Weight160 lbs
Age27 years, 3 months, 1 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2014
2015
-0.42016
2017
0.42018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2012 COL 21 2 6 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .500 .667 .500 .459 1.4 0.0 0.2
2016 ANA 25 66 202 185 24 43 8 0 1 54 13 23 0 0 3 16 8 3 .232 .283 .292 .210 -5.5 1.7 -0.4
2018 MIA 27 7 31 28 5 8 1 0 0 9 3 3 0 0 0 1 4 0 .286 .355 .321 .239 0.9 1.7 0.3
Career75239217295390165172810317133.244.302.300.220-3.23.40.0

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2008 dro Rk 52 218 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .295 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 CAS Rk 71 322 .323 .278 .330 .408 .271 .398 116 20.7 11.8 0.9 5.1 2.4 35.9 4.0 35.9 4.0
2011 ASH A 113 519 .249 .261 .330 .396 .261 .344 132 -5.9 15.0 1.4 6.9 -0.5 10.0 1.7 10.0 1.7
2012 COL MLB 2 6 .459 .230 .291 .344 .230 1.000 90 1.2 0.2 0 0.0 0.1 1.4 0.2 1.4 0.2
2012 MOD A+ 114 556 .285 .272 .341 .426 .279 .329 91 15.7 16.6 1.3 13.7 2.8 36.4 5.0 36.4 5.0
2012 LAG Wnt 41 91 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .343 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 TUL AA 42 178 .234 .259 .321 .403 .263 .267 102 -4.7 4.8 0.3 3.9 -1.8 -1.4 0.3 -1.4 0.3
2014 SFD AA 101 414 .265 .252 .323 .372 .258 .275 99 2.1 11.4 -1.2 10.0 1.8 14.0 2.6 14.0 2.6
2014 MEM AAA 7 23 .222 .270 .334 .417 .272 .312 81 -1 0.7 -0.1 -0.4 0.1 -0.3 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1
2014 CRD Rk 2 4 .141 .194 .267 .211 .223 .000 98 -0.5 0.1 0 0.0 0.0 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2015 MEM AAA 131 502 .286 .267 .334 .397 .269 .336 92 13.5 13.9 -0.4 24.5 -0.6 26.4 5.2 26.4 5.2
2016 ANA MLB 66 202 .210 .258 .318 .424 .259 .261 101 -10.2 5.7 -1.1 1.7 0.1 -5.5 -0.4 -5.5 -0.4
2016 SLC AAA 78 341 .269 .278 .342 .430 .270 .350 115 3.2 9.6 -2 4.0 -1.4 9.4 1.4 9.4 1.4
2017 ELP AAA 121 472 .289 .281 .344 .445 .268 .345 109 15.3 14.0 -2.4 -2.0 -1.9 25.0 2.3 25.0 2.3
2018 MIA MLB 7 31 .239 .217 .296 .338 .240 .320 90 -0.7 0.9 -0.2 1.7 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.9 0.3
2018 NWO AAA 92 328 .278 .269 .337 .413 .266 .304 97 6.2 9.6 -2.8 -6.6 2.5 15.5 0.9 15.5 0.9

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2008 dro Rk 218 38 52 4 2 1 11 20 20 17 3 .277 .343 .335 .059 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 CAS Rk 322 69 103 17 3 7 45 28 42 23 9 .358 .416 .510 .153 .323 35.9 5.1 4.0
2011 ASH A 519 77 141 26 8 9 66 28 90 32 19 .294 .335 .438 .144 .249 10.0 6.9 1.7
2012 COL MLB 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 .500 .667 .500 .000 .459 1.4 0.0 0.2
2012 LAG Wnt 91 18 24 4 0 0 5 9 10 2 2 .300 .371 .350 .050 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 MOD A+ 556 81 140 23 8 8 60 46 93 36 18 .283 .344 .410 .127 .285 36.4 13.7 5.0
2013 TUL AA 178 22 36 4 2 1 10 19 26 9 4 .228 .315 .297 .070 .234 -1.4 3.9 0.3
2014 SFD AA 414 56 89 8 3 7 31 45 57 16 10 .249 .331 .346 .098 .265 14.0 10.0 2.6
2014 CRD Rk 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 .000 .250 .000 .000 .141 -0.3 0.0 -0.0
2014 MEM AAA 23 5 5 1 0 0 1 2 5 2 0 .238 .304 .286 .048 .222 -0.3 -0.4 -0.1
2015 MEM AAA 502 66 125 22 6 2 42 55 71 17 6 .286 .367 .378 .092 .286 26.4 24.5 5.2
2016 SLC AAA 341 47 102 18 7 4 31 15 39 14 8 .317 .348 .453 .137 .269 9.4 4.0 1.4
2016 ANA MLB 202 24 43 8 0 1 16 13 23 8 3 .232 .283 .292 .059 .210 -5.5 1.7 -0.4
2017 ELP AAA 472 69 133 31 7 6 53 46 49 26 7 .317 .383 .468 .150 .289 25.0 -2.0 2.3
2018 NWO AAA 328 51 77 10 10 2 28 44 31 12 1 .275 .375 .404 .129 .278 15.5 -6.6 0.9
2018 MIA MLB 31 5 8 1 0 0 1 3 3 4 0 .286 .355 .321 .036 .239 0.9 1.7 0.3

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2012 27 0.3333 0.3704 0.9000 0.4444 0.3333 1.0000 0.8333 0.1000 12 0.001342
2016 724 0.5083 0.4558 0.8545 0.5598 0.3483 0.9126 0.7581 0.1455 0 0.000000
2018 114 0.5088 0.4123 0.8936 0.5862 0.2321 0.9412 0.7692 0.1064 0 0.000000
Career8650.50290.44740.86110.55970.33250.91910.76190.13890.37460

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-06-02 2014-07-02 Minors 30 0 - Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 MIA $
2017 SDN $
2016 ANA $
2015 SLN $
2014 SLN $
2013 COL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 86 d1 year (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by Miami as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Miami 8/10/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/16 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2016). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/1/15 (split contract paying $0.175M in minors). DFA by LA Angels 11/11/16. Sent outright to Triple-A 11/17/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by St. Louis (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2014). Claimed by St. Louis off waivers 1/6/14 after being DFA by Texas 12/30/13. Re-signed by St. Louis 3/14. DFA by St. Louis 9/8/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/10/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13. Claimed by Texas off waivers from Colorado 11/27/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Colorado 9/30/12.
  • Signed by Colorado 1/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .199 .199 .199 .157
11 vs R (Multi) .237 .293 .304 .217
18 Split (Multi) .038 .094 .105 .060
19 LgAvg (Multi) .020 .029 .071 .031
30 vs L (2016) .200 .200 .200 .158
31 vs R (2016) .236 .292 .303 .216
38 Split (2016) .036 .092 .103 .059
39 LgAvg (2016) .020 .028 .073 .031

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