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Rafael Furcal  

Rafael Furcal  

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Proper Name
Rafael Antonio Furcal
High Level
MLB (2000-2014)
Positions
SS (1691) ... 2B (182)
Ht / Wt
5-8 / 195
Bats / Throws
Both / Right
age
46.207
place
Loma de Cabrera,Dominican Republic
High School
None listed
Drafted
Signing Bonus
$ 5,000
draft posit
SS
MLB Debut
Service Time
15.000 (2014)
MLB Teams
ATL [9] LAN [6] SLN [2] MIA [1] KCA [1]
TBC#
932
mlbam id
279577
Retrosheet
Stat Capsuleavgopsabrhhrrbisb
Career MLB [2000-2014].281.748647710631817113587314
Speed
80
Power
34
Contact
84
XBH
30
RBIs
32
Runs
78
Hitting
74
Durability
54
Team
.516
Player Tags
Player Notes:  [2000] Topps All-Star Rookie Team ... [2011] World Series Champion with St. Louis Cardinals
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year tranx date end date mlb org level Transaction Description status minor team 40man age
2015 2015-05-20 current -- -- Announced retirement Ret -- No 37.208
2015 2015-05-14 2015-05-20 KCA AA Assigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA) Minors Northwest Arkansas (Tex) No 37.202
2015 2015-05-08 2015-05-14 KCA A+ Signed to Minor League Contract Minors Wilmington (Caro) No 37.196
2015 2015-04-01 2015-05-08 -- -- Released by Royals Free Agt -- No 37.159
2015 2015-03-17 2015-04-01 KCA MLB Signed to Minor League Contract Minors -- No 37.144
2014 2014-10-31 2015-03-17 -- -- Granted free agency Free Agt -- No 37.007
2014 2014-07-19 2014-10-31 MIA MLB Transferred to 60-day DL DL-60 -- No 36.268
2014 2014-06-22 2014-07-19 MIA MLB DL-15 Strained left hamstring DL-15 -- Yes 36.241
2014 2014-06-08 2014-06-13 MIA AA Assigned to Jacksonville (AA) for rehab DL-60 Jacksonville (Sou) No 36.227
2014 2014-05-29 2014-06-08 MIA A+ Assigned to Jupiter (A+) for rehab DL-60 Jupiter (FSL) No 36.217
2014 2014-05-22 2014-05-29 MIA MLB Transferred to 60-day DL DL-60 -- No 36.210
2014 2014-04-22 2014-05-22 MIA AA Assigned to Jacksonville (AA) for rehab DL-15 Jacksonville (Sou) Yes 36.180
2014 2014-03-31 2014-04-22 MIA MLB DL-15 Strained left hamstring DL-15 -- Yes 36.158
2013 2013-12-08 2014-03-31 MIA MLB Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($3m) [Free agent] Active -- Yes 36.045
2013 2013-10-31 2013-12-08 -- -- Declared free agency Free Agt -- No 36.007
2013 2013-05-03 2013-10-31 SLN MLB Transferred to 60-day DL DL-60 -- No 35.191
2013 2013-03-23 2013-05-03 SLN MLB DL-15 Recovery from Tommy John Surgery DL-15 -- Yes 35.150
2012 2012-08-31 2012-10-27 SLN MLB DL-15 Tommy John Surgery DL-15 -- Yes 34.311
2011 2011-12-14 2012-08-31 SLN MLB Signed to 2-year contract for 2012-2013 ($14m) [Free agent] Active -- Yes 34.050
2011 2011-10-31 2011-12-14 -- -- Elected free agency Free Agt -- No 34.006
2011 2011-07-31 2011-10-31 SLN MLB Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers to St. Louis for Alex Castellanos Hist -- No 33.280
2011 2011-06-04 2011-07-03 LAN MLB DL - Strained left oblique Injury -- No 33.223
2011 2011-04-12 2011-05-22 LAN MLB DL - broken left thumb *Sliding into 2b for stolen base* Injury -- No 33.170
2010 2010-08-11 2010-09-03 LAN MLB DL - back strain Injury -- No 32.291
2010 2010-05-04 2010-05-25 LAN MLB DL - Left hamstring strain Injury -- No 32.192
2008 2008-12-17 2010-05-04 LAN MLB Signed to 3-year contract for 2009-2011 ($30m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 31.054
2008 2008-11-03 2008-12-17 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 31.010
2008 2008-05-13 2008-09-24 LAN MLB DL - Lower back surgery - microdisectomy Injury -- No 30.201
2007 2007-03-31 2007-04-13 LAN MLB DL - Sprained left ankle *Teammate Jason Repko slid into his ankle trying to catch ball in OF during Spring* Injury -- No 29.158
2005 2005-12-19 2007-03-31 LAN MLB Signed to 3-year contract for 2006-2008 ($38.175m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 28.056
2005 2005-10-31 2005-12-19 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 28.007
2005 2005-01-18 2005-10-31 ATL MLB Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($5.6m) [Avoids arbitration] Hist -- No 27.086
2004 2004-01-20 2005-01-18 ATL MLB Signed to 1-year contract for 2004-2004 ($3.7m) [Avoids arbitration] Hist -- No 26.087
2003 2003-01-11 2004-01-20 ATL MLB Signed to 1-year contract for 2003-2003 ($2.2m) [Avoids arbitration] Hist -- No 25.079
2001 2001-07-06 2001-10-08 ATL MLB DL - Dislocated left shoulder Injury -- No 23.255
2000 2000-06-13 2000-06-29 ATL MLB DL - Strained right hamstring Injury -- No 22.232
1996 1996-11-09 2000-06-13 ATL MLB Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic) Hist -- No 19.016
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