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Rafael Ortega

25-Year-Old Outfielder – Los Angeles Angels

2016 Stats

AVG

.238

HR

1

RBI

9

R

17

SB

4

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 160   DOB: 5/15/1991   BORN: El Tigre, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

June 11, 2016  –  Rafael Ortega News

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Ortega was optioned to Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday, Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Rafael Ortega Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2010 19 R CAS 71 322 288 69 103 27 17 3 7 45 23 9 28 42 2 2 2 .358 .416 .510 .926
2010 19 A CAS 71 322 288 69 103 27 17 3 7 45 23 9 28 42 2 2 2 .358 .416 .510 .926
2011 20 A ASH 113 519 479 77 141 43 26 8 9 66 32 19 28 90 5 4 3 .294 .335 .438 .773
2011 20 A ASH 113 519 479 77 141 43 26 8 9 66 32 19 28 90 5 4 3 .294 .335 .438 .773
2012 21 A MOD 114 556 495 81 140 39 23 8 8 60 36 18 46 93 4 7 4 .283 .344 .410 .754
2012 21 A+ MOD 114 556 495 81 140 39 23 8 8 60 36 18 46 93 4 7 4 .283 .344 .410 .754
2012 21 MAJ COL 2 6 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 .500 .667 .500 1.167
2013 22 AA TUL 42 178 158 22 36 7 4 2 1 10 9 4 19 26 0 0 1 .228 .315 .297 .612
2013 22 AA TUL 42 178 158 22 36 7 4 2 1 10 9 4 19 26 0 0 1 .228 .315 .297 .612
2014 23 R GUL 2 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
2014 23 A GUL 2 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
2014 23 A MEM 7 23 21 5 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 5 0 0 0 .238 .304 .286 .590
2014 23 AA SPR 101 414 358 56 89 18 8 3 7 31 16 10 45 57 6 4 1 .249 .331 .346 .677
2014 23 AA SPR 101 414 358 56 89 18 8 3 7 31 16 10 45 57 6 4 1 .249 .331 .346 .677
2014 23 AAA MEM 7 23 21 5 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 5 0 0 0 .238 .304 .286 .590
2015 24 A MEM 131 502 437 66 125 30 22 6 2 42 17 6 55 71 6 2 2 .286 .367 .378 .745
2015 24 AAA MEM 131 502 437 66 125 30 22 6 2 42 17 6 55 71 6 2 2 .286 .367 .378 .745
2016 25 A SAL 77 335 316 45 100 28 17 7 4 31 14 8 15 37 2 1 1 .316 .348 .453 .801
2016 25 AAA SAL 77 335 316 45 100 28 17 7 4 31 14 8 15 37 2 1 1 .316 .348 .453 .801
2016 25 MAJ LAA 36 130 122 17 29 6 5 0 1 9 4 3 6 16 2 0 0 .238 .273 .303 .576
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Career  (View All)     38 136 126 17 31 6 5 0 1 9 5 3 7 18 2 0 1 .246 .291 .310 .601

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position

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Rafael Ortega Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 25 @Tor Did not play.
Aug. 24 @Tor Did not play.
Aug. 23 @Tor Did not play.
Aug. 21 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 20 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 19 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 18 Sea Did not play.
Aug. 17 Sea Did not play.
Aug. 16 Sea Did not play.
Aug. 15 Sea Did not play.
Aug. 14 @Cle Did not play.
Aug. 13 @Cle Did not play.
Aug. 12 @Cle Did not play.
Aug. 11 @Cle Did not play.
Aug. 10 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 9 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 7 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 6 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 5 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 4 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 3 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 2 Oak Did not play.
Jul. 31 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 30 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 29 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 28 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 27 @KC Did not play.
Jul. 26 @KC Did not play.
Jul. 25 @KC Did not play.
Jul. 24 @Hou Did not play.
Last 7 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Rafael Ortega Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 21 El Paso 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .750 .500 1.250
Aug. 20 El Paso 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Aug. 19 New Orleans 5 2 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .800 .800 1.600 2.400
Aug. 18 New Orleans 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
Aug. 17 New Orleans 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800
Aug. 16 New Orleans 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Aug. 15 Round Rock 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333
Aug. 14 Round Rock 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Aug. 13 Round Rock 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Aug. 12 Round Rock 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .500 .750
Aug. 10 Reno 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .600 .600 .800 1.400
Aug. 9 Reno 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Aug. 8 Reno 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
Aug. 7 Reno 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Aug. 6 Reno 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .600 .600 .600 1.200
Aug. 5 Reno 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Aug. 4 Reno 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Aug. 3 Reno 5 1 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .600 .600 1.400 2.000
Aug. 2 Sacramento 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Aug. 1 Sacramento 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 27 Albuquerque 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .600 .600 .800 1.400
Last 7 Days 11 2 5 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 .455 .538 .818 1.356
Last 14 Days 42 4 11 3 1 0 1 4 0 1 2 0 0 .262 .326 .381 .707
Last 30 Days 86 9 28 7 1 1 5 5 0 3 4 1 0 .326 .370 .465 .835

Rafael Ortega: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 35 34 2 2
2012 1 1

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Rafael Ortega: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 124

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Rafael Ortega Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016121000.250.250.500

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201611016194.236.309.585

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016628031.226.274.524

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016609163.250.333.630
Rafael Ortega Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 19 R CAS 322 288 8.7% 13% 0.67 85% .402 .152
2010 19 A CAS 322 288 8.7% 13% 0.67 85% .402 .152
2011 20 A ASH 519 479 5.4% 17.3% 0.31 81% .347 .144
2011 20 A ASH 519 479 5.4% 17.3% 0.31 81% .347 .144
2012 21 A MOD 556 495 8.3% 16.7% 0.49 81% .335 .127
2012 21 A+ MOD 556 495 8.3% 16.7% 0.49 81% .335 .127
2012 21 MAJ COL 6 4 16.7% 33.3% 0.50 50% 1.000 .000
2013 22 AA TUL 178 158 10.7% 14.6% 0.73 84% .267 .069
2013 22 AA TUL 178 158 10.7% 14.6% 0.73 84% .267 .069
2014 23 R GUL 4 3 25% 50% 0.50 33% .000 .000
2014 23 A GUL 4 3 25% 50% 0.50 33% .000 .000
2014 23 A MEM 23 21 8.7% 21.7% 0.40 76% .313 .048
2014 23 AA SPR 414 358 10.9% 13.8% 0.79 84% .279 .097
2014 23 AA SPR 414 358 10.9% 13.8% 0.79 84% .279 .097
2014 23 AAA MEM 23 21 8.7% 21.7% 0.40 76% .313 .048
2015 24 A MEM 502 437 11% 14.1% 0.77 84% .338 .092
2015 24 AAA MEM 502 437 11% 14.1% 0.77 84% .338 .092
2016 25 A SAL 335 316 4.5% 11% 0.41 88% .349 .137
2016 25 AAA SAL 335 316 4.5% 11% 0.41 88% .349 .137
2016 25 MAJ LAA 130 122 4.6% 12.3% 0.38 87% .267 .065
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Career     136 126 5.1% 13.2% 0.39 86% .280 .064

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2016 Stat Review for Rafael Ortega    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.238 AVG
POOR
87% Contact Rate
GREAT
.267 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.303 SLG
TERRIBLE
.065 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.38 BB/K
WEAK
4.6% BB Rate
POOR
12.3% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

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.576 OPS
TERRIBLE
.273 OBP
TERRIBLE

Los Angeles Angels Roster

Rafael Ortega: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ortega is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Pirates, Eric Kay of the Angles reports.

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Ortega is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against the Astros.

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Ortega is in the lineup and batting eighth for Monday's game against the Rangers, Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com reports.

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Ortega is in the starting lineup for Wednesday's bout with the Dodgers, Eric Stephen of SB Nation reports.

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Ortega will be recalled by the Angels on Tuesday, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Ortega was optioned to Triple-A Salt Lake on Friday, Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Ortega is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Rangers, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Ortega is out of the lineup for Sunday's tilt with the Mariners.

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Ortega is not in the lineup Thursday against the White Sox, the Orange County Register's Jeff Fletcher reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

There was no outlook written for Rafael Ortega.

2013

Ortega showed some improvement at High-A Modesto in his age-21 season, increasing his walk rate (8.3 percent) while cutting his strikeout rate (16.7 percent) without sacrificing much of his marginal power. He even earned a brief cup of coffee in the last two games of the season with the Rockies devoid of healthy outfielders. Though speedy, Ortega's 66.7 percent success rate on the basepaths does not portend well for his major league success, but it should not immediately prove problematic as he advances to the upper minors. Fortunately for Ortega, he has youth and solid contact skills on his side, which should grant him the opportunity to iron out the deficiencies in his game.

2012

Ortega adapted well to full season ball with Low-A Asheville after turning 20 in May. Although his instincts on the basepaths still need refinement, 32 stolen bases along with eight triples serve as an indication of his plus-speed. While his walk rate (5.4 percent) was low, he makes contact regularly (82.7 percent) and should be able to get on base enough to utilize his speed. Ortega is listed at 5-foot-11, 160 pounds, so he may not add a ton of pop as he continues to develop into that frame. Look for him to advance to the hitter-friendly California League, where improved power numbers would hardly surprise and likely vault him up prospect lists.

2011

At 19 years old, Ortega spent 2010 tearing up the Pioneer League in his first North American baseball action. The Venezuelan hit .358/.416/.510 for Casper with 23 steals in 288 at-bats. While somewhat short on power, he has plus speed and a quick bat and profiles as someone who can play center field. It's not crazy to think that in a few years he could be the top prospect in the Rockies system. For now, consider him someone to keep tabs on as he progresses through his minor league development.