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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Rafael Corrales Palmeiro
Stat Years
1984-2018  [mlb] 1986-2005
Height/Weight
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
1B (2148) ... OF (459) ... DH (438)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1964-09-24 in Havana, Cuba   [56.062]
High School
Jackson (Miami,FL)
Colleges
Mississippi State University (Starkville, Mississippi)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #1 (#22 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Earl Winn
MLB Debut
1986-09-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.349)
Service Time
Organizations
TEX [10] BAL [7] CHN [4]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 625 ... retro id: palmr001 ... mlbam id: 120191
Relations
Cousin of Orlando Palmeiro, Father of Patrick Palmeiro, Father of Preston Palmeiro
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1------191b------612368798183299480351000000.415.000.886.886020950.653.471.0000.000.000.298.10.0051.0
    1985Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1------201bDR:1-22---652506875130206741342500000.300.000.592.592014833.440.292.0000.000.000.7412.50.0044.0
    1985Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-20of---173279348322455193313421220.297.369.459.82831512831.294.162.3229.8410.791.1055.81.5937.3
    1986Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-21of---214050966156292129515754322113130.306.367.442.80957922543.257.136.3019.335.530.5942.42.0727.6
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1521ofL-S-E-P2227391840312114610004.247.295.425.72078317.233.178.2345.137.691.5024.33.8538.9
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-22of---3572143664143114143222231410.299.366.547.91324411728.355.248.2869.029.021.0019.54.5143.8
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2522ofL-S-E-P3842213261151143022202610214.276.336.543.87924412030.357.267.2578.2010.661.3015.85.7449.2
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2523ofL-S-E-P4152580751784158531223834326611.307.349.436.78562925354.212.129.3136.045.410.8972.51.2730.3
    1989Texas RangersALMLBtex3241bL-S-E-P515655976154234864436348622318.275.354.374.72863220935.213.099.2899.977.590.7669.91.2722.7
    1990Texas RangersALMLBtex25251bL-S-E-P6154598721913561489334059328624.319.361.468.82965128055.216.149.3326.149.061.4842.72.1528.8
    1991Texas RangersALMLBtex25261bL-S-E-P715963111520349326884368726271017.322.389.532.92171433678.320.210.3289.5210.081.0624.33.6438.4
    1992Texas RangersALMLBtex25271bL-S-E-P81596088416327422852372831056810.268.352.434.78670126453.283.166.27710.2711.841.1527.63.1432.5
    1993Texas RangersALMLBtex25281bL-S-E-P9160597124176402371052237385529228.295.371.554.92568633179.414.259.28710.6412.391.1616.15.3944.9
    1994Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25291bL-S-E-P10111436821393202376735463206111.319.392.550.94249824055.365.231.32610.8412.651.1719.04.6239.6
    1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25301bL-S-E-P111435548917230239104316265305512.310.380.583.96362432371.388.273.2929.9410.421.0514.26.2541.3
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25311bL-S-E-P1216262611018140239142809596308129.289.381.546.92773234281.422.257.28512.9813.111.0116.05.3344.8
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25321bL-S-E-P1315861495156242381105267109506614.254.329.485.81469229864.345.231.2499.6815.751.6316.25.4941.0
    1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25331bL-S-E-P1416261998183361431211177991704814.296.379.565.94470935080.404.269.28611.1412.831.1514.46.0643.7
    1999Texas RangersALMLBtex2534dhL-S-E-P1515856596183301471482497693091412.324.420.6301.05067435678.474.306.29714.3910.240.7112.06.9742.6
    2000Texas RangersALMLBtex25351bL-S-E-P161585651021632933912021103773071714.288.397.558.95567831571.453.270.27215.1911.360.7514.55.7543.6
    2001Texas RangersALMLBtex25361bL-S-E-P171606009816433047123111019070688.273.381.563.94471433880.458.290.24914.1512.610.8912.86.5848.8
    2002Texas RangersALMLBtex22371b-dhL-S-E-P18155546991493404310520104946071610.273.391.571.96266331277.493.298.25515.6914.180.9012.76.4951.7
    2003Texas RangersALMLBtex1738dh-1bL-S-E-P19154561921462123811220847750497.260.359.508.86765428561.401.248.24012.8411.770.9214.85.8141.8
    2004Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25391bL-S-E-P201545506814229023882186616091515.258.359.436.79565124052.336.178.25113.219.370.7123.93.5336.6
    2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25401bL-S-E-P211103694798130186020434320849.266.339.447.78642216531.304.181.25310.1910.191.0020.54.2731.6
    2015Sugar Land SkeetersAtlIndy------501b---2214120001001000000.500.600.5001.100520.250.000.50020.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2018Cleburne RailroadersAmAsIndy------531b---233110310312062101202520000.301.424.495.919125518.379.194.34716.0020.001.2517.24.8025.8
    MLB Totals (20 yrs)283110472166330205853856918359740135313488715119171231.288.371.515.8861204653881192.361.227.28311.2311.191.0018.44.7239.5
    American League Totals (17 yrs)25739598154727635253254417408235129112828213111164212.288.373.519.8921109549841101.371.231.28111.6411.550.9917.64.9039.8
    National League Totals (3 yrs)25887411625760625951556266528719.294.341.462.80395140491.251.168.2936.526.941.0635.02.6335.4
    Minor League Totals2701002136303659281872813107887319160.302.367.469.8361138470102.288.167.3049.407.730.8235.82.4633.7
    Minor: Indy Totals3210711332062201212520000.308.431.495.926130538.374.187.35516.1519.231.1917.84.6224.2
    Minor: A Totals73279348322455193313421220.297.369.459.82831512831.294.162.3229.8410.791.1055.81.5937.3
    Minor: AA Totals14050966156292129515754322113130.306.367.442.80957922543.257.136.3019.335.530.5942.42.0727.6
    Minor: AAA Totals572143664143114143222231410.299.366.547.91324411728.355.248.2869.029.021.0019.54.5143.8
    Texas Rangers Totals (10 yrs)1573583095816923212532110394421805754541365113128.290.378.519.89767673026667.371.229.28411.9011.140.9418.24.7439.4
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (7 yrs)10003768589107120472237013814486528280465184.284.366.520.88643281958434.371.236.27711.2312.201.0916.95.1540.5
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)25887411625760625951556266528719.294.341.462.80395140491.251.168.2936.526.941.0635.02.6335.4
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1985Peoria ChiefsMidwA20OF7000.0113711121120.9921.700.0050.095.93
    1986Pittsfield CubsEastAA21OF13000.0248932260257.9882.000.0092.992.92
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB21OF200150.2342414036.9001.800.2412.590.911
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAA221B900.06290771711.0007.900.006.515.84
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAA22OF4700.0884209492.9792.000.0034.182.54
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLB221B180120.01128115121120.9926.701.0011.221.43
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLB22OF450312.06410165651.0001.400.2128.053.66
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLB231B5034.23050135351.0007.001.023.13.34
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLB23OF14701,254.1292651303298.9832.000.2490.796.71
    1989Texas RangersALMLB241B14701,237.111671191210612981286.9918.701.0490.794.21
    1989Texas RangersALMLB24DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.73.89
    1990Texas RangersALMLB251B14601,254.2121591712313131306.9958.901.0490.194.81
    1990Texas RangersALMLB25DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.73.98
    1991Texas RangersALMLB261B15701,366.01305961211914131401.9928.901.0396.998.71
    1991Texas RangersALMLB26DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.311
    1992Texas RangersALMLB271B15601,382.21251143713114011394.9958.901.0196.398.11
    1992Texas RangersALMLB27DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.311
    1993Texas RangersALMLB281B16001,395.11388147513315401535.9979.601.1098.8100.01
    1994Baltimore OriolesALMLB291B1110976.29596648710291025.9969.201.0599.1100.01
    1995Baltimore OriolesALMLB301B14201,238.01181119412013041300.9979.201.0598.699.31
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLB311B15901,418.21388119815715151507.9959.501.0698.198.11
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLB31DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.91.910
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLB321B15501,356.013041121012414261416.9939.101.0495.798.11
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLB32DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.91.910
    1998Baltimore OriolesALMLB331B15901,378.11435124912715681559.9949.801.1398.198.11
    1998Baltimore OriolesALMLB33DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.91.97
    1999Texas RangersALMLB341B280246.126113123275274.9969.801.1117.317.72
    1999Texas RangersALMLB34DH13500.0000000.0000.000.0083.385.41
    2000Texas RangersALMLB351B1080919.082056486880876.9958.100.9566.768.41
    2000Texas RangersALMLB35DH4600.0000000.0000.000.0028.429.12
    2001Texas RangersALMLB361B1130996.1905838112996988.9928.700.9969.870.61
    2001Texas RangersALMLB36DH4600.0000000.0000.000.0028.428.82
    2002Texas RangersALMLB371B970836.173984583828823.9948.500.9859.962.61
    2002Texas RangersALMLB37DH5500.0000000.0000.000.0034.035.51
    2003Texas RangersALMLB381B5555462.244549253496494.9969.001.0734.035.72
    2003Texas RangersALMLB38DH9600.0000000.0000.000.0059.362.31
    2004Baltimore OriolesALMLB391B1301281,137.2108995811411921184.9939.101.0480.284.41
    2004Baltimore OriolesALMLB39DH2000.0000000.0000.000.0012.313.04
    2005Baltimore OriolesALMLB401B9382748.174858468810806.9958.701.0857.484.51
    2005Baltimore OriolesALMLB40DH1500.0000000.0000.000.009.313.64
    MLB Totals - (1B)213926518,500177421587111178219.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)21201,71639099312.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)43800000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (1B)9006290718.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)47008842012.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)1300024893212.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (OF)700011371112.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1985Minor---------70-
    1986MLB---------20-
    1986Minor---------130-
    1987MLB--18------45-
    1987Minor--9------47-
    1988MLB--5------147-
    1989MLB--147-------6
    1990MLB--146-------6
    1991MLB--157-------2
    1992MLB--156-------2
    1993MLB--160--------
    1994MLB--111--------
    1995MLB--142--------
    1996MLB--159-------3
    1997MLB--155-------3
    1998MLB--159-------3
    1999MLB--28-------135
    2000MLB--108-------46
    2001MLB--113-------46
    2002MLB--97-------55
    2003MLB--55-------96
    2004MLB--130-------20
    2005MLB--93-------15
    Totals--2148------459438