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Portrait of Rafael Ortega

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date5-15-1991
Height5' 11"
Weight160 lbs
Age23 years, 4 months, 16 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
0.22012
2013
-0.32014
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WARP Summary

Standard

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
Career26402000212100010.500.667.500.4591.40.00.2

Advanced

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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 5.3 2.4 33.7 3.8 33.7 3.8
2011 ASH A 113 519 .249 .261 .330 .396 .261 .344 132 -5.9 15.0 1.4 -3.9 -0.5 19.1 1.6 19.1 1.6
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 3.2 2.8 41.3 4.4 41.3 4.4
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 3.5 -1.8 -0.4 0.3 -0.4 0.3
2014 SFD AA 101 414 .260 .252 .323 .372 .258 .275 103 0 11.4 -1.2 1.2 1.8 15.0 1.7 15.0 1.7
2014 MEM AAA 7 23 .220 .270 .334 .417 .272 .312 84 -1 0.7 -0.1 0.0 0.1 -0.5 -0.0 -0.5 -0.0
2014 CRD Rk 2 4 .141 .194 .267 .211 .224 .000 98 -0.5 0.1 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0

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 33.7 5.3 3.8
2011 ASH A 519 77 141 26 8 9 66 28 90 32 19 .294 .335 .438 .144 .249 19.1 -3.9 1.6
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 41.3 3.2 4.4
2013 TUL AA 178 22 36 4 2 1 10 19 26 9 4 .228 .315 .297 .070 .234 -0.4 3.5 0.3
2014 MEM AAA 23 5 5 1 0 0 1 2 5 2 0 .238 .304 .286 .048 .220 -0.5 0.0 -0.0
2014 SFD AA 414 56 89 8 3 7 31 45 57 16 10 .249 .331 .346 .098 .260 15.0 1.2 1.7
2014 CRD Rk 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 .000 .250 .000 .000 .141 -0.3 -0.1 -0.0

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
2012 27 0.3704 0.4074 0.9091 0.6000 0.2941 1.0000 0.8000 0.0909
Career270.37040.40740.90910.60.294110.80.0909

Injury History

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
2014 SLN $
2013 COL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 4 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 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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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The September ShuffleR.J. Anderson2014-09-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Call MiloneR.J. Anderson2014-05-12
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: OutfieldersBen Murphy2014-02-21
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: OutfieldersIan Lefkowitz2014-02-21
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: OutfieldersJared Weiss2014-02-21
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: International Winter League Games of January 17-20Jeff Moore2014-01-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Sands of TimeR.J. Anderson2014-01-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Nolasco Heads NorthR.J. Anderson2013-12-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Nolasco Heads NorthRob McQuown2013-12-02
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of November 28Jason Martinez2012-11-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Colorado Rockies Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2012-11-12
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of September 12Bradley Ankrom2012-09-13
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of August 28Kevin Goldstein2012-08-29
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of June 21Kevin Goldstein2012-06-22
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 30Kevin Goldstein2012-05-31
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 9Kevin Goldstein2012-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Rockies Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2012-01-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Positional Primacy: Center FieldJason Parks2011-08-11
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of August 2Kevin Goldstein2011-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of July 21Kevin Goldstein2011-07-22
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of July 20Kevin Goldstein2011-07-21
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of July 18Kevin Goldstein2011-07-19
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of July 6Kevin Goldstein2011-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of June 28Kevin Goldstein2011-06-29
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of June 27Kevin Goldstein2011-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of June 13Kevin Goldstein2011-06-14
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 11Kevin Goldstein2011-05-12
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 10Kevin Goldstein2011-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 9thKevin Goldstein2011-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Colorado Rockies Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2011-01-18
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of September 1Kevin Goldstein2010-09-02
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of August 18Kevin Goldstein2010-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of August 2Kevin Goldstein2010-08-03


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