Rafael Ortega , LF


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Seattle Steelheads
Born: 1991-05-15 (31) | Bats: L | Throws: R
Height: 5' 11 | Weight: 160
Born:El Tigre, (Venezuela) | College:

Pro Debut/Team: 2012-09-30, Atlanta Braves


2020 Card Ratings

Available Usage: 359 | Ratings: cf-4(+1)e4 lf-3e4 rf-3e4

Pos. Defense vsL
1-5

1-10

1-15
| vsR
1-5

1-10

1-15
vs. All Batters --- 3 2 2 | 96 95 95
as LF 304 6 6 5 | 97 97 96
as RF 304 6 5 4 | 91 89 87
as CF 404 1 1 1 | 64 68 70

Current MLB Status

MLB Depth Chart Status
CHC: LF(2) CF(3) DH(3) RF(3)



2022 Spring Training



2022 MLB Hitting Stats:
Name AB R H DO TR HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
Rafael Ortega 180 22 47 11 0 4 19 27 45 5 4 .261 .351 .389

Last 10 Games:
Date AB R H BI BB K .
July 01, 2022 0 0 0 1 1 0 Box
June 30, 2022 2 0 0 1 0 0 Box
June 29, 2022 4 0 0 1 0 2 Box
June 28, 2022 3 0 1 1 1 1 Box
June 26, 2022 4 1 1 2 0 0 Box
June 25, 2022 4 1 1 2 0 1 Box
June 23, 2022 0 0 0 0 1 0 Box
June 22, 2022 5 2 3 2 1 0 Box
June 21, 2022 2 0 0 0 0 0 Box
June 20, 2022 4 0 2 0 1 2 Box


2022 Platoon Splits


2021 Platoon Splits





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CTCBL Transactions


Draft History:

2022 Rookie: Drafted by SST in Round 2, overall selection #35.
Other moves:


Player News
MLB.com Says
News: Marlins invite 28 players to Spring Training

Analysis: The Marlins have signed 15 players to Minor League free agent contracts with invitations to Major League camp: right-handed pitchers Tyler Cloyd, Jumbo Diaz, Javy Guerra, Drew Rucinski, Jacob Turner, and Alex Wimmers; left-handed pitcher Mike Kickham; catcher Bryan Holaday; infielders Cristhian Adames, Johnny Giavotella, Yadiel Rivera, and Jonathan Rodriguez; outfielders Rafael Ortega, JB Shuck, and Scott Van Slyke. The following 13 organizational players were also invited to Major League camp: right-handed pitchers Zac Gallen, Chris Mazza, Ben Meyer, Nick Neidert, Trevor Richards, and Jordan Yamamoto; catchers Chris Hoo, Sharif Othman, and Rodrigo Vigil; infielders Isan Diaz and Peter Mooney; outfielders Isaac Galloway and Monte Harrison.

Last Updated: February 8, 2018 at 2:59 PM ET


From Baseball-Reference:

7/2: Cubs Insider- Chicago Cubs Lineup (6/30/22): Hendricks P, Higgins 1B, Morel CF (Sat, 02 Jul 2022 20:27:21 -0400)
With a win tonight, the Chicago Cubs can take the rubber match in this best of three series which will also give them a one-game lead in the season series against the Cincinnati Reds. Of course, the prevailing thoughts heading into this season were that the Cubs would be markedly better than this Re

7/1: MLBTradeRumors- Cubs Select Narciso Crook, Place Jason Heyward On Injured List (Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:15:06 -0400)
The Cubs announced that corner outfielder Narciso Crook has been selected onto the major league roster. Center fielder Jason Heyward is headed to the 10-day injured list, retroactive to June 27, due to right knee inflammation. In order to create a 40-man roster spot for Crook, Michael Hermosillo has

5/18: MLBTradeRumors- Cubs Place Jason Heyward On IL, Select Brandon Hughes (Wed, 18 May 2022 00:15:08 -0400)
The Cubs made a series of transactions in advance of tonight’s game against the division-rival Pirates. Most notably, center fielder Jason Heyward is headed to the COVID-19 injured list. He won’t count against the 40-man roster while he’s on the IL, and Chicago selected reliever Br

5/14: Last Word on Sports- Diamondbacks Rally to Dump Cubs (Sat, 14 May 2022 20:18:59 -0400)
Diamondbacks 4, Cubs 3 PHOENIX, May 13 — The Arizona Diamondbacks socked 12 hits to rally from a 3–0 deficit and defeat the Chicago Cubs, 4–3, Friday night at Chase Field. Second baseman Ketel Marte went 3-for-4 on the evening with two doubles, an RBI, and a run scored. First baseman Christian Walke

5/1: Cubs Insider- Chicago Cubs Lineup (4/29/22): Ortega Leading Off as DH, Hendricks Facing Brewers (Sun, 01 May 2022 20:29:22 -0400)
You’re probably aware by now that the only series the Cubs have won all season came when they took two out of three from the Brewers at Wrigley to start the belated 2022 campaign. Most surprising was that they won the first two games against the top of Milwaukee’s rotation, which you mig

4/13: RotoBaller.com- Rafael Ortega On The Bench Tuesday (Wed, 13 Apr 2022 00:15:02 -0400)
Chicago Cubs outfielder Rafael Ortega isn't in the starting lineup for Tuesday's matchup with the Pittsburgh Pirates and left-handed starter Jose Quintana. Ortega had a breakout year in 2021 for the Cubs, hitting .291 with a .360 on-base percentage, 11 home runs, and 12 stolen bases in 330 plate ...